The three national forests hosted 14 Public Meetings and a Webinar to provide information on the Proposed Revised Land Management Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement, answer questions, explain the commenting process and listen to public input. For your convenience, the materials used in the public meetings are available below.
Webinar: Suitable Uses, Access, Recommended Wilderness and Backcountry
The Blue Mountains Forest Plan Revision Team hosted an online webinar to provide more in depth information on suitable uses for wilderness, recommended wilderness, backcountry and general forest. The webinar also discussed access in different management areas and how to use the new Interactive Map. Below, documents from the Webinar will be posted once they become available.
The Meeting Summaries were pulled together by Enviroissues to provide an overall synopsis of the 14 meetings, as well as an individual summary of the Q&As from each of the meetings. Please choose from the links below to read about Key Themes, Questions and Answers, Comments during the meetings and more.
Comprehensive Public Meetings Summary (Click Here to view the summary)
The public is encouraged to participate throughout the plan revision process. Stakeholder involvement and input will help develop effective and sustainable management direction for the national forests for the next decade and beyond. If you would like more information about the revision process, how to comment, or have any questions, please contact the revision team: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 541-523-1246 or 541-523-1302.