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Watershed management is an imporant goal in the planning process.


Status of Forest Plans

National Forest Original Plan
Approved
Scheduled for
Plan Revision
Alabama Mar. 10, 1986 SAA:

NOI:  Released 8/1/96

DEIS: Released 3/2003

FEIS:  Released and Revised Plan Approved 1/15/2004

Chattahoochee-
Oconee
Sept. 25, 1985 SAA:

NOI:  Released 8/1/96

DEIS: Released 3/2003

FEIS: Released and Revised Plan Approved 1/15/2004
Cherokee April 18, 1986 SAA:

NOI: Released 8/1/96

DEIS: Released 3/2003

FEIS: Released and Revised Plan Approved 1/15/2004
Croatan June 3, 1986
NOI: Released 10/17/96

DEIS: Released 12/1999

FEIS: Released 2/2003
Daniel Boone Sept. 27, 1985 NOI: Released 6/21/96

DEIS: Released 5/2003

FEIS: Released and Revised Plan Approved 4/16/2004
El Yunque Feb. 10, 1986 FEIS:  Released and Revised Plan Approved 4/97
NFs in Florida Jan. 6, 1986 FEIS: Revised Plan Approved 3/29/99 
Francis-Marion Apr. 26, 1985 FEIS: Revised Plan Approved 12/95
George Washington Sept. 9, 1986

FEIS: Released and Revised Plan Approved 1/21/93

NOI for Revision under 2005 Rule: 2/15/2007

The United States District Court in northern California has ordered the Forest Service not to utilize the 2005 Planning Rule in on-going forest planning processes. Revision of the GW Plan will be delayed until further notice.

Jefferson Oct. 16, 1985 SAA:

NOI: Released 6/28/93, Revised 8/1/96

DEIS: Released 3/2003

FEIS: Released and Revised Plan Approved 1/15/2004

Kisatchie Sept. 23, 1985 FEIS: Revised Plan Approved 8/24/99
Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area 12/2004

NOI:  6/4/2003

DEIS: 3/2004

FEIS: 12/2004

Released and Plan Approved 12/11/2004

NFs in Mississippi

 

Sept. 16, 1985

NOI: Released 9/26/03

Notice of Adjustment to 2005 Rule Issued 7/27/2005

Draft Revision: Planned 9/2006

Final Revision: Planned 9/2007

The United States District Court in northern California has ordered the Forest Service not to utilize the 2005 Planning Rule in on-going forest planning processes. Revision of the Mississippi Plan will be delayed until further notice.

Nantahala/Pisgah NFs Apr. 16, 1987 Sig. Amendment 3/18/94

SAA:

Draft Revision: Planned 9/2008

Final Revision: Planned 9/2009

Ouachita Apr. 11, 1986 Sig. Amendment 3/5/90

Ozark-Ouachita Highlands Assessment

NOI: Released 5/1/2002

DEIS: Released 2/2005

FEIS: Revised Plan Approved: 9/23/2005

Ozark-St. Francis NF July 29, 1986 OOHA

NOI: Est. release 5/1/2002

DEIS: Released 2/2005

FEIS: Revised Plan Approved 9/23/2005

Sumter Aug. 2, 1985 SAA:

NOI: Released 8/1/96

DEIS: Released 3/2003

FEIS: Released and Revised Plan Approved 1/15/2004
Texas May 20, 1987

FEIS: Released and Revised Plan Approved 3/28/96

Uwharrie

June 3, 1986
(originally

w/Croatan, now being  
separated)

DEIS: Planned 9/2006

FEIS: 9/2007

The United States District Court in northern California has ordered the Forest Service not to utilize the 2005 Planning Rule in on-going forest planning processes. Revision of the Uwharrie Plan will be delayed until further notice.

Here is a link to all National Forest planning sites

 

 

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Last Updated July 9, 2008
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