17.84.116 ENVIRONMENTAL FEASIBILITY AND COMPLIANCE WITH STATUTES AND RULES
(1) The applicant shall demonstrate the probable environmental and ecological consequences of the proposed project by considering all areas of concern identified on an environmental checklist supplied by the department. The department will assess these results to determine if a proposed project or activity is environmentally acceptable. If the project or activity constitutes a major state action or further information is necessary, an environmental impact statement may be required as prescribed by the administrative rules governing the Montana Environmental Policy Act.
(2) The applicant shall certify that the proposed project or activity will comply with applicable statutory and regulatory standards such as those protecting the quality of resources such as air, water, land, fish, wildlife and recreational opportunities.
History: 90-4-104, MCA; IMP, 90-4-101, 90-4-104, MCA; NEW, 1982 MAR p. 851, Eff. 4/30/82; TRANS, from DNRC, 1996 MAR p. 2863.