Scoping - A process for proposing alternatives to be addressed and for identifying the significant issues related to a proposed action. Scoping includes affirmative efforts to communicate with other federal agencies, state, Tribal, and local governments, and the public.
32 CFR § A_to_part_989
All definitions in the CEQ Regulations, 40 CFR part 1508, apply to this part. In addition, the following definitions apply: