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NASA DEIS for Mars 2020

June 6, 2014 - The Draft EIS for the Mars 2020 Mission is currently available for public review and comment. The Draft EIS is available here. Additional information is available here including the NOA, Mars 2020 mission fact sheet, RPS safety fact sheet and MMRTG fact sheet, as well as on the mission website at

Virtual Public Meeting: Mars 2020 Mission Draft EIS

Please Join Us on June 26, 2014!

Attend at

The Meeting Agenda (1-3pm EDT)

1. Presentations by NASA and Department of Energy Officials

2. Questions & Answers Period

3. Open Period for Written Public Comment

This comment period includes an online public meeting on June 26 from 1-3 p.m. EDT at the following web address: https// (note: the link will not connect you to the actual meeting until 15 minutes before 1 p.m. EDT on June 26). Advance registration for the virtual public meeting is not required. Attendance is limited to the first 500 people to join the meeting.

Comments may be provided through July 21, 2014 by:

  • U.S. Mail: Mr. George Tahu, Planetary Science Division, Science Mission Directorate, Mail Suite 3E46, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546-0001
  • Telephone Recording: 202-358-0016

September 11, 2013 - NASA issued a NOI to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Mars 2020 mission and to conduct scoping for the EIS