Documents Cited - Land Exchange

Documents cited in the Land Exchange Proposal
Overview of Race and Hispanic Origin

US Census Bureau. 2001. Overview of Race and Hispanic Origin. Online data retrieved at...

PDF icon Download PDF
Measuring America: How Census Measures Poverty

US Census Bureau. 2012. Measuring America: How Census Measures Poverty. Online data retrieved at...

PDF icon Download PDF
Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT)

US Department of Interior. Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT). 2009. Washington D.C., Compiled using EPSHDT; Headwaters Economics. March 18 2015.

Final Guidance for Incorporating Environmental Justice Concerns in EPA's NEPA Compliance Analyses

US Environmental Protection Agency. 1998. Final Guidance for Incorporating Environmental Justice Concerns in EPA's NEPA Compliance Analyses. April 1998.

PDF icon Download PDF
Compiled using EPS-HDT

US Fish and Wildlife Service. 2007. Washington, D.C., Compiled using EPS-HDT; Headwaters Economics. March 18 2015.

National Wetland Inventory

US Fish and Wildlife Service. 2015. National Wetland Inventory. Digital Data. Online data retrieved at...

PDF icon Download PDF
Protected Areas Database of the United States

US Geological Survey. 2012. Protected Areas Database of the United States version 1.3. Gap Analysis Program. Compiled using EPS-HDT; Headwaters Economics. March...

Compiled using EPS-HDT

US Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR). 2012. Washington, D.C., Compiled using EPS-HDT; Headwaters Economics. March 18 2015.

US Forest Service Manual on Land Ownership and Exchanges

USDA Forest Service. 2003a. US Forest Service Manual on Land Ownership and Exchanges. FSM 5400 Land Ownership, Chapter 5430 Exchanges, Amendment No. 5400-2003-2...

PDF icon Download PDF
Recreation, Wilderness, and Related Resource Management

USDA Forest Service. 2003b. Forest Service Manual 2300 Recreation, Wilderness, and Related Resource Management, Chapter 2830 Landscape Management

PDF icon Download PDF
US Forest Service Land Acquisition Handbook

USDA Forest Service. 2004. US Forest Service Land Acquisition Handbook. FSH 5409.13 Land Acquisition Handbook, Chapter 30 Land Exchange, Amendment No. 5409.13-...

PDF icon Download PDF
Coconino National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan

USDA Forest Service. Coconino National Forest. 1987. Coconino National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan Southwestern Region. August 1987.

PDF icon Download PDF
Tonto National Forest Plan

USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 1985. Tonto National Forest Plan, Forest Services, Southwestern Region. October 1985.

PDF icon Download PDF
Environmental Impact Statement Tonto National Forest Plan

USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 1985a. Environmental Impact Statement Tonto National Forest Plan, Forest Services, Southwestern Region. October 1985...

PDF icon Download PDF

EIS Status Update - March 2019

Screenshot of EIS Status Update document cover

Information on the forthcoming Draft EIS is now available under the ‘EIS Info’ tab. To view the update, click here.

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

[ View Larger Version ]

Forest Points of Contact

Media & General Info
John Scaggs
jscaggs@fs.fed.us

Project Manager
Resolution Copper
Mary Rasmussen
mcrasmussen@fs.fed.us

Apache Leap Special Management Area
Apache Leap SMA website