mitigation, definition of
Steps taken to avoid or minimize negative environmental impacts.
Mitigation can include: avoiding the impact by not taking a certain
action; minimizing impacts by limiting the degree or magnitude of the
action; rectifying the impact by repairing or restoring the affected
environment; reducing the impact by protective steps required with the
action; and compensating for the impact by replacing or providing
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