Documents Cited - Final EIS

Documents cited in the Final Environmental Impact Statement
Thumbnail image of Induced Seismicity Potential in Energy Technologies document cover Induced Seismicity Potential in Energy Technologies

National Academy of Sciences. 2013. Induced Seismicity Potential in Energy Technologies. Washington D.C.: National Academies Press.

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Thumbnail image of 2012 Census of Agriculture: American Indian Reservations document cover 2012 Census of Agriculture: American Indian Reservations

National Agricultural Statistics Service. 2014. 2012 Census of Agriculture: American Indian Reservations. AC-12-S-5. Volume 2. National Agricultural...

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Thumbnail image of Understand Cultural Landscapes document cover Understand Cultural Landscapes

National Park Service. 2020. Understand Cultural Landscapes. Available at:...

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Thumbnail image of NRCS Web Soil Survey webpage Web Soil Survey

Natural Resources Conservation Service. 2017. Web Soil Survey. Available at:...

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Natural Resources Conservation Service. 2018a. The Plants Database. U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Plant Data Team. Available at:...

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Natural Resources Conservation Service. 2018b. Title 430 -VI - National Soil Survey Handbook, Part 618 - Soil Properties and Qualities, Subpart A - General...

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Thumbnail image of 7B Management Plan document cover 7B Ranch Management Plan - 2016

Nature Conservancy. 2016. 7B Ranch Management Plan. Rev. Prepared for Resolution Copper. Nature Conservancy. October.

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Thumbnail image of NatureServe Explorer webpage NatureServe Explorer: an Online Encyclopedia of Life

NatureServe. 2018. NatureServe Explorer: an Online Encyclopedia of Life. Available at:...

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Thumbnail image of Cultural Resources Analysis process memo cover Cultural Resources Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents

Newell, E. 2018a. Cultural Resources Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents....

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Thumbnail image of Environmental Justice Resource Analysis memo cover Environmental Justice Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

Newell, E. 2018b. Environmental Justice Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents...

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Thumbnail image of Livestock and Grazing Analysis memo cover Livestock and Grazing Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance and Key...

Newell, E. 2018c. Livestock and Grazing Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance and Key Documents...

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Thumbnail image of Noise and Vibration Analysis memo cover Noise and Vibration Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

Newell, E. 2018d. Noise and Vibration Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents. Process...

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Thumbnail image of Recreation Resource Analysis memo cover Recreation Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Laws, Guidance, and Key Documents

Newell, E. 2018e. Recreation Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Laws, Guidance, and Key Documents. Process memorandum to...

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Thumbnail image of Socioeconomic Analysis memo cover Socioeconomics Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

Newell, E. 2018f. Socioeconomics Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents....

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Thumbnail image of Soils and Vegetation Resource Analysis memo cover Soils and Vegetation Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

Newell, E. 2018g. Soils and Vegetation Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents...

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Thumbnail image of Transportation and Access Resource Analysis memo cover Transportation and Access Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and...

Newell, E. 2018h. Transportation and Access Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

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Thumbnail image of Tribal Values and Concerns Resource Analysis memo cover Tribal Values and Concerns Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

Newell, E. 2018i. Tribal Values and Concerns Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents....

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Thumbnail image of Wildlife Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents memo cover Wildlife Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents

Newell, E. 2018j. Wildlife Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents. Process...

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Thumbnail image of Oyu Tolgoi Mine Research memo cover Oyu Tolgoi Mine Research

Newell, E. 2020. Oyu Tolgoi Mine Research. Process memorandum to file. Phoenix, Arizona: SWCA Environmental Consultants. July 1.

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Thumbnail image of Geology, Minerals, and Subsidence Resource Analysis memo cover Geology, Minerals, and Subsidence Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance...

Newell, E., and C. Garrett. 2018a. Geology, Minerals, and Subsidence Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and...

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Thumbnail image of Public Health and Safety Resource Analysis memo cover Public Health and Safety Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

Newell, E., and C. Garrett. 2018b. Public Health and Safety Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and...

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Thumbnail image of Water Resource Analysis memo cover Water Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents

Newell, E., and C. Garrett. 2018d. Water Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents...

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Thumbnail image of Air Quality Resource Analysis memo cover Air Quality Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents

Newell, E., C. Garrett, and B. Sohm. 2018. Air Quality Resource Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used, Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key...

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Thumbnail image of Scenic Resources Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents memo cover Scenic Resources Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents

Newell, E., and J. Grams. 2018. Scenic Resources Analysis: Assumptions, Methodology Used and Relevant Regulations, Laws, and Guidance, and Key Documents...

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Newell, E., K. Perry, and D. Morey. 2020. Post-DEIS Update: Determination of Reasonably Foreseeable Actions Considered in Cumulative Effects Analysis...

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Thumbnail image of Nomination of Chi'chil Bildagoteel first page Tonto National Forest's Nomination of Chi'chil Bildagoteel, commonly known as Oak Flat and Apache Leap, to the...

Nez, N. 2014. Tonto National Forest's Nomination of Chi'chil Bildagoteel, commonly known as Oak Flat and Apache Leap, to the National Register of Historic...

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Thumbnail image of Chí’chil Biłdagoteel Historic District application first page Chí’chil Biłdagoteel Historic District, Traditional Cultural Property, National Register of Historic Places

Nez, N. 2016. Chí’chil Biłdagoteel Historic District, Traditional Cultural Property, National Register of Historic Places. NPS Form 10-900. Phoenix...

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Thumbnail image of Blasting Vibrations and Their Effects on Structures bulletin cover Blasting Vibrations and Their Effects on Structures

Nicholls, H.R., C.F. Johnson, and W.I. Duvall. 1971. Blasting Vibrations and Their Effects on Structures. Bulletin 656. U.S. Department of the...

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Consequences of Artificial Night Lighting book cover Artificial Night Lighting and Fishes

Nightingale, B., T. Longcore, and C.A. Simenstad. 2006. Artificial night lighting and fishes. In Ecological Consequences of Artificial Night Lighting...

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Nogueira, M., and C. Plumb. 2020. Exclusive: Brazil prosecutor aims to charge Vale within days over mining waste dam disaster. Reuters, 8 January....

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Thumbnail image of What does noise affect? webpage What Does Noise Affect?

NoiseQuest. 2011. What does noise affect? Available at: [Link Outdated] Accessed May 10, 2013.
Webpage no longer available - see...

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Nosie Sr., W. 2007. Testimony Before the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee, Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands: Concerning the...

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Nosie Sr., W. 2009. Testimony Before the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests. June 17.

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Nosie Sr., W. 2020. Written Testimony before the House Committee on Natural Resources, Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States, Oversight...

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Email Address Created for Land Exchange Questions

The Southwestern Region Office of Lands and Minerals Management is overseeing and administering the land exchange and appraisal process which includes the 2,422-acre Oak Flat Federal Parcel. All questions about the land exchange and appraisal process should be emailed to SM.FS.rcexinfo@usda.gov

Programmatic Agreement Info

To comply with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act, the Tonto National Forest developed a Programmatic Agreement (PA) and included it in Volume 5, Appendix O of the final EIS. The PA was created in cooperation with the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, the State Historic Preservation Office, tribes and other consulting parties. The PA contains an agreed upon process for identifying, evaluating and addressing adverse effects to historic properties associated with this undertaking.

To review Volume 5 and the PA, Download Vol 5 PDF, 27 MB.

Forest Service Point of Contact

John Scaggs
Tonto National Forest
john.scaggs@usda.gov

Apache Leap Special Management Area
Apache Leap SMA website