Environmental Management

Environmental Impact Statement, U. S. Department of State Foreign Affairs Security Training Center, Fort Pickett, VA

Cardno TEC is preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) with the U.S. General Services Administration for a new Foreign Affairs Security Training Center for the Department of State at the Virginia Army National Guard’s Maneuver Training Center at Fort Pickett and Nottoway County’s Pickett Park in Nottoway County, Virginia.


The EIS analyzes the environmental impacts of site acquisition, development, and operation of a 1,500 acre campus for training up to 10,000 Bureau of Diplomatic Security personnel per year. The Department of State, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Guard Bureau are cooperating agencies in this high-profile EIS.