FY 2022 STATEMENT OF NEED
Environmental Restoration (ER) Program Area
The objective of this Statement on Need (SON) was to develop an improved understanding of the ecological toxicity and risk associated with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in avian species at or near Aqueous Film-Forming Foam (AFFF)-impacted sites. Specifically, the goal was to address the following research needs:
The projects listed below were selected to address the objectives of this SON. Additional information on individual projects can be found by clicking the project title.
Research should lead to a better understanding of the environmental impact of AFFF-impacted sites and direct impact on the DoD’s ability to manage these sites more cost effectively while being protective of human health and the environment.