Section 106 Review Process Frequently Asked Questions

What is Section 106 Review?

Who established Section 106?

Why was Section 106 Review created?

What does Section 106 of NHPA say?

Who is the SHPO?

Who is the THPO?

Who is the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation?

What is a Federal undertaking?

Are NEPA categorical exclusions valid under Section 106?

What is a project's "area of potential effects"?

What is a historic property?

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

What is a Traditional Cultural Property?

What is a National Historic Landmark?

What are the National Register criteria?

Who participates in Section 106 Review?

What are the steps of Section 106 Review?

Who initiates Section 106 Review?

How long does Section 106 Review take?