EHIA full form

Meaning : Environmental health impact assessment

Category : Environment & Ecology
Sub Category : Research & Analysis

EHIA full form – Environmental Health Impact Assessment

EHIA is a analysis and study of the impact a certain infrastructure or development project will have on the environment as well as the inhabitants of that region.This could be an irrigation dam or a sea bridge.Before going ahead with these man made developments,the scope of the project will have to be ascertained. A detailed report of the ecology and ts impact on the population in the surrounding areas will also be taken into account.If through this assessment,the damage to the environment is found to be minimal, then it will be referred to the next department.