Resolution 2008 - Baseline Biological Surveys Summary of Mammal Observations and Motion-Sensitive Camera Results
Biologists set up three motion-sensitive cameras besides springs within a study area along Devils Canyon. The three cameras were demonstrably functioning for a total of 433 camera-days. Cameras 1 and 2 captured 82 identifiable images of animals representing 8 mammals and 2 birds. Mammal species photographed included mountain lion, bobcat, black bear, coati, ringtail, collared peccary, white-tailed deer, and cottontail. The bird species were Bewick's wren and spotted towhee. Camera 3 captured 36 identifiable images of animals representing 5 mammals: cattle, white-tailed deer, coati, gray fox and skunk.
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.