|1. Produce a scientific framework for ecosystem management in |
the interior Columbia River basin that explains ecological
prinicples and processes that operate at a variety of scales.
2. Produce a scientific assessment which characterizes and
analyzes historic, present, and potential future social and
biophysical conditions within the interior Columbia River basin.
3. Produce two Environmental Impact Statements that result in
management strategies based on ecological principles.
4. Complete a scientific evaluation of the alternatives presented in
each Environmental Impact Statement and describe potential
effects for line officer consideration and decision.
5. Capitalize on the opportunities to: