Central Arizona Project, Arizona; Water Allocations
The Department of the Interior is proposing to reallocate non-Indian agricultural (NIA) priority Central Arizona Project water in accordance with the Arizona Department of Water Resources’ recommendation for reallocation. The Department is requesting public comments on the proposed decision.
U.S. Department of the Interior. 2020. Central Arizona Project, Arizona; Water allocations. Federal Register 85(104):34232-34234.
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.firstname.lastname@example.org
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.