EAB

Environmental Advisory Board

The Army Science Board shall provide independent advice and recommendations on matters relating to (a) Army scientific, technical, manufacturing, acquisition, logistics, and business management functions; (b) environmental and water resource management issues involving the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), to include the Military Program and the Civil Works Program; and (c) other Department of the Army-related matters as determined by the Secretary of the Army.

Description:
The Army Science Board Chief of Engineers' Environmental Advisory Board (EAB) Subcommittee is composed of not more than 10 members who are eminent authorities in the fields of natural, social ,and related sciences to address matters relating to the two distinct component programs of the USACE: (1) the Military program, which provides engineering, construction, real estate, stability operations, and environmental management products and services for the Army, Air Force, other assigned U.S. Government agencies and foreign governments; and (2) the Civil Works Program, which supports development and management of the Nation's water resources for flood risk management, navigation, ecosystem restoration, hydropower, recreation, water supply, and environmental stewardship.