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Roles of NEMA in environmental monitoring

What is the role of NEMA with regard to environmental monitoring as provided in EMCA Cap 387?

NEMA shall in consultation with the relevant lead agencies, monitor—
(a) all environmental phenomena with a view to making an assessment of any possible changes in the environment and their possible impacts (EMCA Section 69.1a).
(b) the operation of any industry, project or activity with a view of determining its immediate and long-term effects on the environment (EMCA Section 69.1b). Question

    Consult County NEMA officers to identify local projects which should be subjected to environmental monitoring.