CALIFORNIA – Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests
Sep03

CALIFORNIA – Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests

CALIFORNIA – Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests Announce Scoping Public Workshops for Forest Plan Revisions The U.S. Forest Service has just published their Notice of Intent (NOI) to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) that, when completed, will revise forest plans for the Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests. The NOI will also have information on the purpose and need for this action along with the...

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ARIZONA – Kaibab National Forest Releases Forest Management Plan
Mar11

ARIZONA – Kaibab National Forest Releases Forest Management Plan

The Kaibab National Forest has released its new Land and Resources Management Plan and accompanying Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS), which are available on the forest’s website at www.fs.usda.gov/goto/kaibab/plan_revision. Southwestern Regional Forester Calvin Joyner approved the Record of Decision (ROD) for the plan and FEIS in February, and the Notice of Availability was published in the Federal Register March 7,...

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WYOMING – Shoshone National Forest Public Meetings Rescheduled
Mar11

WYOMING – Shoshone National Forest Public Meetings Rescheduled

The Shoshone National Forest has rescheduled the previously postponed public meetings regarding the release of the revised Land Management Plan, Final Environmental Impact Statement and draft Record of Decision. Meetings will be held at the following times and locations: March 10, 2014 – Headwaters Art and Convention Center, 20 Stalnaker, Dubois, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. March 11, 2014 – Monarch Hall at the Pronghorn Lodge,...

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OREGON – BLM Releases Planning Criteria for Western Oregon
Mar11

OREGON – BLM Releases Planning Criteria for Western Oregon

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has released the Planning Criteria document for their Resource Management Plans for Western Oregon. The Planning Criteria provides an in-depth look at guidance, policy, analytical methodology, and  preliminary alternatives. This document is the public’s first look at how the BLM is proposing to analyze alternatives and move towards land management plans for western Oregon. The comment period...

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CALIFORNIA – Ocotillo Wells SVRA Seeks Input
Mar04

CALIFORNIA – Ocotillo Wells SVRA Seeks Input

CALIFORNIA – Ocotillo Wells SVRA Seeks Input on Draft Planning Alternatives by March 10 California State Parks has launched a comprehensive update of the General Plan for Ocotillo Wells State Vehicular Recreation Area (SVRA). As part of the update, Draft Planning Alternatives have been developed to illustrate different scenarios for how Ocotillo Wells SVRA may be managed over the long-term. California State Parks is gathering...

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