National Guard

Environmental

ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP

The Nevada Army National Guard is committed to protecting the health of Nevada’s citizens and the environmental resources we share. The Environmental Office provides guidance and oversight for the NV Army National Guard, enabling us to complete our mission with success while protecting Nevada's environment.


LLC Environmental Policy

18 November 2019

 

1. References:

a. AR 200-1, Environmental Protection and Enhancement, 13 December 2007.

2. The Nevada Army National Guard (NVARNG) is dedicated to providing units and Soldiers trained and ready for any contingency as directed by the Governor ofNevada, the President and Secretary of Defense. Sustainable readiness is our toppriority. Our ability to accomplish the mission is enhanced through adequate personnelstrength, training proficiency, and equipment serviceability. These activities occur atNVARNG facilities and training lands across the State, Nation, and OCONUS.

3. The NVARNG integrates sound environmental management practices into our overall strategic mission goals. The NVARNG is committed to:

a. Maximizing the availability of training lands and facilities to enable Soldier training through the application of environmental stewardship into our strategic goals.

b. Continually improving through our Management Review process. This process allows objectives and targets to be identified and reviewed.

c. Improving the effectiveness of our environmental programs through risk management techniques.

d. Minimizing pollution of our land, water, and air.

e. Maintaining compliance with all applicable U.S. Army, Federal, State or localenvironmental laws and regulations, and those other requirements to which we subscribe;

f. Considering environmental requirements and impacts early in our forcemanagement, training, equipment fielding, and construction planning processes.

4. Adherence to these commitments is vital to NVARNG sustainable readiness and mission accomplishment.

5. Point of contact for this memorandum is the NVARNG Environmental Office at 775-887-7298 or 702-694-4484.

 

ZACHARY F. DOSER
Brigadier General, USA
Commanding