ARIZONA - Prescott NF to Host Public Meetings for Draft Land and Resource Mgmt Plan

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October 09, 2012 6:36 PM

The Forest Service will be hosting a series of public meetings in mid-October to provide information and to accept comments about the Prescott National Forest Draft Land and Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement. The public is invited to attend the following public meetings: Chino Valley:      Monday, October 15, 2012 Chino Valley Parks and Recreation Building, 1615 North Road 1 East Prescott:             Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Yavapai County BOS Hearing Room, 1015 Fair Street Camp Verde: Thursday, October

ARIZONA - Prescott NF to Host Public Meetings for Draft Land and Resource Mgmt Plan

Dear BRC Action Alert Subscriber,

The Forest Service will be hosting a series of public meetings in mid-October to provide information and to accept comments about the Prescott National Forest Draft Land and Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement.

The public is invited to attend the following public meetings:

Chino Valley:      Monday, October 15, 2012            
                        Chino Valley Parks and Recreation Building, 1615 North Road 1 East

Prescott:             Tuesday, October 16, 2012           
                         Yavapai County BOS Hearing Room, 1015 Fair Street

Camp Verde:      Thursday, October 18, 2012         
                         Verde Ranger Station, 300 East Highway 260

At the meetings, participants can obtain information about the proposed plan and alternatives, ask questions, and share comments and concerns about future management of the Prescott National Forest. The meeting agenda includes: 

            5:30-6:00 pm  Open House
            6:00-6:30 pm  Overview Presentations of Proposed Plan
            6:30-7:30 pm  Question and Comment Sessions
            7:30-7:40 pm  Closing Comments

The draft documents are available for public review and comment through November 28, 2012, and can be viewed or downloaded from the Prescott National Forest website: www.fs.usda.gov/detail/prescott/home/?cid=stelprdb5342004.

For more information, please contact Mary Rasmussen, Forest Planner, at 928-443-8265 or email: mcrasmussen@fs.fed.us.

Thanks in advance and, as always, if you have any questions or concerns, please contact BRC.

Ric Foster
Public Lands Department Manager
BlueRibbon Coalition
208-237-1008 ext 107


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