ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT CIVIL DIPLOMA 6TH SEMESTER MODEL QUESTION


ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT CIVIL DIPLOMA 6TH SEMESTER  MODEL QUESTION



  MODEL QUESTION PAPER (SEE)
Diploma in Civil engineering VI Semester
Course title: ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT
(Answer Any 6 questions from part A and Any 7 from Part B) PART-A(Each questions carries 5 marks)

1. Define EIA, explain the importance of same
2. What are the advantages of conducting EIA
3. List out the methodologies adopted for conducting EIA studies
4. Bring out the merits and demerits of CHECKLISTS method
5. Explain the process evaluation techniques for conducting EIA studies
6. What are the objectives of Environmental monitoring systems
7. Name the various environmental attributes affected during the operational phase of a construction project
8. Suggest the various mitigation measures to control the effects on the environmental attributes due to a developmental project.
9. Brief out the effects on ecosystem due to Bhopal gas tragedy

PART-B(Each questions carries 10 marks)


1. (a) With a neat sketch explain the EIA process 06
(b) What are the limitations of conducting EIA studies 04
2. (a)Describe the procedure to be followed in conducting Public Participation program for an EIA study 06
(b) Distinguish between EMP and DMP 04.
3. Explain the various environmental attributes affected during the operational phase of  a Industrial project 10
4. Suggest the various mitigation measures to control the effects on the environmental attributes due to a Industrial project 10
5. Brief out the case study of urbanization impact due to urban solid waste management with reference to Hyderabad City
6. Explain the mitigation measures taken to reduce human impact on Himalayan ecosystem
7. Discuss the mitigation measures taken to prevent irrigational impact due to UTP at Shimoga
8. Brief out the streams upon which impact quantification studies are carried out
9. Briefly quantify impacts due to hazardous waste disposal sites
10. Briefly quantify impacts due to nuclear power plant




 
  MODEL QUESTION BANK
Diploma in Civil engineering VI Semester
Course title:ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT

CO1: Understand the concept of EIA

Remember

Understand

Application

11.  Define EIA, explain the importance of same

12.  Explain the relationship between EIA and EIS

13.  Explain the concept of EIS

14.  Explain the procedure adopted for evaluation of EIA in India

15.  Brief out the procedure of Screening in EIA procedure

16.  Explain the Scoping technique in EIA procedure

17.  With a neat sketch explain the EIA process

18.  Differentiate between rapid and comprehensive EIA

19.  Abbreviate the following:

a.     EIA

b.     EIS

c.     FONSI

d.     NDS

e.     MoEF

20.  With a neat flow sheet bring out the relationship between EIA, EIS, FONSI and NDS

21.  Explain the need for EIA studies

22.  Write a brief note on Baseline data in EIA studies

23.  Explain the step-by-step procedure for conducting EIA

24.  With an example of construction project bring out the step by step procedure for conducting EIA for same

25.  What are the advantages of conducting EIA

26.  What are the limitations of conducting EIA studies

27.  Explain the Hierarchy in EIA studies

28.  What are the statutory requirements for conducting EIA studies

29.  Bring out the MoEF guidelines suggested in siting Developmental Projects


 UNIT II: OBJECTIVES AND SCOPE OF EIA

CO2: To know the objectives and scope of EIA

Remember

Understand

Application

1.       Explain the main objectives of conducting EIA studies

2.       Briefly explain the scope of EIA studies

3.       List out the methodologies adopted for conducting EIA studies

4.       Explain the ADHOC procedure for conducting EIA studies

5.       Bring out the merits and demerits of ADHOC Procedure

6.       Explain the CHECKLISTS method for conducting EIA studies

7.       Bring out the merits and demerits of CHECKLISTS method

8.       Explain the OVERLAYS procedure for conducting EIA studies

9.       Bring out the merits and demerits of OVERLAYS Procedure

10.   Explain the MATRICES procedure for conducting EIA studies

11.   Bring out the merits and demerits of MATRICES Procedure

12.   Explain the NETWORKS procedure for conducting EIA studies

13.   Bring out the merits and demerits of NETWORKS Procedure

14.   Explain the BEES procedure for conducting EIA studies

15.   Bring out the merits and demerits of BEES Procedure

16.   Distinguish between CHECKLISTS and MATRICES

17.   Distinguish between ADHOC and OVERLAYS

18.   Explain the process evaluation techniques for conducting EIA studies

19.   Bring out the criteria for Selection of specific projects in EIA studies


UNT III: PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN EIA

CO3: Necessity of public participation in EIA studies

Remember

Understand

Application

30.  Describe the importance of PPP in EIA studies

31.  Brief out the elements of Effective Public Participation Programme

32.  Describe the procedure to be followed in conducting Public Participation  program  for an EIA study

33.  What are the objectives of Environmental monitoring systems

34.  Explain the importance of Environmental monitoring systems

35.  List out the various elements that an Environmental monitoring systems include

36.  Describe Environmental Management Plan

37.  Explain briefly Disaster Management Plan

38.  Distinguish between EMP and DMP

39.  List out the Environmental Information system available for EIA studies

40.  Explain Effects Module of Environmental Information system

41.  Explain Documentary centre Module of Environmental Information system

42.  Explain Public Module of Environmental Information system

43.  Explain GIS Module of Environmental Information system


 UNIT IV:ENVIRONMENTAL ATTRIBUTES

CO4: To know the importance of Environmental Attributes

Remember

Understand

Application

44.  Explain the importance of value function in EIA studies

45.  Explain the various environmental attributes affected during the construction phase of a construction project

46.  Explain the various environmental attributes affected during the operational phase of a construction project

47.  Explain the various environmental attributes affected during the construction phase of a Industrial project

48.  Explain the various environmental attributes affected during the operational phase of a Industrial project

49.  Explain the various environmental attributes affected during the construction phase of a developmental project

50.  Explain the various environmental attributes affected during the operational phase of a developmental project

51.  Suggest the various mitigation measures to control the effects on the environmental attributes due to a construction project

52.  Suggest the various mitigation measures to control the effects on the environmental attributes due to a Industrial project

53.  Suggest the various mitigation measures to control the effects on the environmental attributes due to a developmental project


 UNIT V: ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT CASE STUDIES

CO5: To understand the phenomena of Impacts on environment

Remember

Application

Understand

1.     Brief out the case study of human impact on Himalayan ecosystems

2.     Brief out the case study of urbanization impact due to urban solid waste management with reference to Hyderabad City

3.     Brief out the case study of Irrigation impacts due to Upper Thunga Project (UTP) at Shimoga

4.     Brief out the Impact on air quality due to cement making – A case study of ACC limited

5.     Brief out the effects on ecosystem due to Bhopal gas tragedy

6.     Explain the mitigation measures taken to reduce human impact on Himalayan ecosystem

7.     Briefly describe the mitigation measures to prevent urbanization impact due to solid waste management

8.     Discuss the mitigation measures taken to prevent irrigational impact due to UTP at Shimoga

9.     Discuss the mitigation measures taken to prevent the industrial impact on air due to ACC limited

10.  Brief out the mitigation measures taken to prevent impacts in future due to incidents similar to Bhopal gas tragedy.


 UNIT VI: IMPACT QUANTIFICATION

CO6: Quantify impacts for various developmental projects

Remember

Understand

Application

1.       Explain the importance of impact quantification in EIA studies

2.       Brief out the streams upon which impact quantification studies are carried out

3.       Explain the importance of water resource developmental projects

4.       Briefly quantify impacts due to water resource developmental project

5.       Briefly quantify impacts due to hazardous waste disposal sites

6.       Briefly quantify impacts due to sanitary land filling sites

7.       Briefly quantify impacts due to Mining projects

8.       Briefly quantify impacts due to Thermal power plant

9.       Briefly quantify impacts due to nuclear power plant

10.   Briefly quantify impacts due to Pharmaceutical industries


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