SUMMARY: The Klamath National Forest will prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) to document and publically disclose the
environmental effects of implementing the Pumice Vegetation Management project. The project is being developed to address deteriorating forest health conditions, increasing hazardous fuel conditions, and reduced ecological diversity all caused by a century of fire exclusion, and past management activities.
DATES: Comments concerning the scope of analysis must be received by December 9, 2011. The draft environmental impact statement is expected June 2012, and the final environmental impact statement is expected October 2012.
ADDRESSES: Send written comments to: Patricia A. Grantham, Forest
Supervisor, Attn: Ben Haupt, Pumice Vegetation Management Project Team
Leader, Goosenest Ranger District, 37805 Highway 97, Macdoel,
California 96058. Comments may also be sent via email to email@example.com
, or via facsimile to (530) 398-5749.
Include the subject ``Pumice Scoping.'' Email attachments are acceptable in the following formats: plain text (.txt), rich text
(.rtf), Word (.doc or .docx), or portable document format (.pdf). Oral comments may be provided to the interdisciplinary team lead in person at the Goosenest Ranger District office or by phone: (530) 398-5790 during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except holidays.
To read the full document http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2011-11-09/html/2011-29046.htm