Federal Hardrock Mineral Prospecting Permit EIS

Broadscale analysis to address FS consent and BLM issuance of federal hardrock mineral prospecting permits and operating plans (present and future). The Bureau of Land Management Record of Decision, signed on September 20, 2012, is available under the Decison Documents portion of this webpage.

Location Summary

Forest-wide, broad scale analysis and in 29 submitted prospecting permit application areas.

District: Superior National Forest All Units

Project Documents

  • Scoping

    • Cover Letter (PDF 99kb)
      The scoping package maps and supporting information have been removed from the web since these have been updated in the Draft EIS.