Welcome to the California Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP)!  Founded in 1974 we are a non-profit association of public and private sector professionals with a common interest in serving the principles underlying the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) which include environmental assessment, analysis, public disclosure, and reporting.

NEPA Essentials Workshop

We are excited to announce our summer NEPA Essentials Workshops in San Jose, Fresno, Los Angeles, and San Diego. Registration is now open!



2016 CEQA Books

Order your 2016 Edition of AEP’s CEQA Statute and Guidelines.


AEP’s Climate Change Committee releases draft white paper at the AEP Conference: Beyond Newhall and 2020: A Field Guide to New CEQA Greenhouse Gas Thresholds and Climate Action Plan Targets in California. Learn more.

AEP’s Legislative Review Committee recently met with key elected officials at the State Capitol. Learn more.

Legislative Review Committee: View the latest bill report.

AEP is now Associated with the International Association for Impact Assessment. Learn more.

Affiliation Agreement with the National Association of Environmental Professionals is extended until 2021! Learn more.

Thank you AEP Banner Sponsors!