ABR evaluated the affected environment, environmental consequences, and
cumulative effects of this proposed coastal North Slope gas-cycling project on birds
and mammals, including species listed and proposed for listing by the U.S. Fish and
Wildlife Service under the federal Endangered Species Act (ESA). ABR authored the
wildlife and TES sections of the Environmental Report (applicant-sponsored NEPAsurrogate
document) as well as the Biological Assessment for the required ESA Section
7 consultation. 2009–present.