Documents Cited - Land Exchange

Documents cited in the Land Exchange Proposal
Some Geologic Features of the Superior Area, Pinal County, Arizona

Hammer, D.H. and Webster, R.N. 1962. Some geologic features of the Superior area, Pinal County, Arizona, in Weber, R.H. and Peirce, H.W. (eds). 13th Annual Fall...

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A Profile of Demographics

Headwaters Economics. 2015. A Profile of Demographics. Complied Data Using Economic Profile System- Human Dimensions Toolkit (EPS-HDT). March 18, 2015.

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Geology and Exploration Progress at the Resolution Porphyry Cu-Mo Deposit, Arizona

Hehnke, C., Ballantyne, G., Martin, H., Hart, W., Schwartz, A., and Stein, H. 2012. Geology and Exploration Progress at the Resolution Porphyry Cu-Mo Deposit:...

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Arizona Soils

Hendricks, David M. Arizona Soils. Tucson, AZ: College of Agriculture, University of Arizona, 1985. Print.

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Kennecott Drilling Exploration #2

Herkenhoff, Ryan. 1995. Kennecott Drilling Exploration #2. United States Forest Service Report Number 95 12 126. September 28, 1995.

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Temporary Contact Update

The Tonto Supervisor’s Office in Phoenix remains temporarily closed in July 2019 due to a building renovation project. As a result, questions from the media and general public regarding the Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange should be e-mailed to John Scaggs at:

EIS Timeline - Feb 2019

  1. Proponent submits revised Plan of Operations [Sep 2014]
  2. Federal Register Notice of Intent to prepare EIS [Mar 2016]
  3. Public scoping period and scoping meetings
    [5 meetings between Mar-Jun 2016; comment period extended from 60 days to 120 days, closed Jul 18, 2016 ]
  4. Compile and review existing data
  5. Prepare project description and identify project alternatives
  6. Publish Alternatives Evaluation Report [Sep 2017]
  7. We Are Here
    Validate Baseline Information; analyze environmental effects
  8. Prepare Draft EIS
  9. Federal Register Notice of Availability of Draft EIS
  10. 90-day public review and comment period, with public meetings
  11. Respond to public comments and prepare Final EIS
  12. Federal Register Notice of Availability of Final EIS and Draft ROD
  13. 45-day Public Objection Period
  14. Resolve objections to Final EIS and draft ROD
  15. Issue Final Record of Decision

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Forest Points of Contact

Media & General Info
John Scaggs

Project Manager
Resolution Copper
Mary Rasmussen

Apache Leap Special Management Area
Apache Leap SMA website