Phase I Environmental Site Assessment 3,500-Acre San Pedro River Site Pinal County, Arizona
Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) for an approximately 3,500-acre site along the San Pedro River near Mammoth, Arizona, in Pinal County. Pursuant to the American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM) Standard Practice for Environmental Site Assessments: Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Process (ASTM E 1527-00), the history and current use of the property and surrounding properties were determined, and a site reconnaissance was conducted.
WestLand Resources Inc. 2003b. Phase I Environmental Site Assessment 3,500-Acre San Pedro River Site Pinal County, Arizona. Prepared for Resolution Copper Company. July 2003.
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
Objection Period Ends March 1
Interested parties who previously submitted formal comments about the project have until March 1 to file an objection to the Tonto’s proposed decision.
For more info, view TNF News Release.
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.