Federal Lands Biological Assessment and Evaluation
WestLand Resources, Inc. (WestLand) was retained by Resolution Copper Mining, LLC (RCM), to conduct this Biological Assessment and Evaluation (BA&E) for a project in the Magma Arizona Railroad Company (MARRCO) Right-of-Way (ROW). The project consists of the construction, operation, and maintenance of a pipeline to deliver water from RCM's treatment plant in Superior, Arizona, to an irrigation canal operated by New Magma Irrigation and Drainage District (NMIDD) near Florence, Arizona.
WestLand Resources Inc. 2008. Federal Lands Biological Assessment and Evaluation. Resolution Copper Mining Water Pipeline Project. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining. June 23, 2008.
The Forest Service will host its remaining two public meetings in Queen Valley on October 8 and in Tempe on October 10.
Video & Materials
A video presentation – the same information introduced at each public meeting – as well as meeting materials (posters and newsletter) are available for public review.
Draft EIS Released
The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange is now available for review under the 'EIS Info' tab.
Comment on DEIS
Optional ways to comment on the Draft EIS are located under the 'EIS Info' and the 'Public Involvement' tabs.