National Park Service October 23, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Fire Management Plan, Draft Environmental Impact Statement, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
Document Number: E8-24974
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, 42 U.S.C. 4332(2)(C), the National Park Service announces the availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Fire Management Plan for Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. The document describes and analyzes the environmental impacts of several action alternatives including the preferred alternative for management of fire in Grand Canyon National Park. The preferred alternative analyzes the use of prescribed fire, wildland fire use, suppression fire and manual and mechanical thinning. A no action alternative was also evaluated.