Department of Agriculture December 2, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Chimney Rock National Monument Management Plan; San Juan National Forest; Colorado
Document Number: 2013-28774
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-12-02
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
The Forest Service intends to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) to establish management direction for the land and resources within Chimney Rock National Monument, designated by Presidential Proclamation on September 21, 2012. The Forest Service, as the responsible agency, proposes to amend the 2013 San Juan National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan to provide for the protection of the objects of interest identified in the Proclamation. These objects include significant archaeology, archaeoastronomy, visual and landscape characteristics, and geological and biological features.