Craig and Thorne Bay (Prince of Wales) Outfitter and Guide Management Plan (EA)

This project will consider recreation use by outfitters and guides on the Craig and Thorne Bay Ranger Districts. The analysis area covers all NFS lands on Craig and Thorne Bay Ranger Districts.

Location Summary

All of Craig & Thorne Bay RD's.

Districts: Craig Ranger District, Thorne Bay Ranger District

Project Documents

  • Decision

    • POWOufitter and Guide Management Plan Decision Notice (PDF 2451kb)
      We have selected a modified Alternative 3 to allocate, or distribute, 85,194 service days per year for recreation outfitting and guiding on the Craig and Thorne Bay (Prince of Wales - POW) Ranger Districts. We explain the decision and how and why we made this decision in this document.
    • POWOutfitter and Guide DN Appendix 1 Rec. Area Cards (PDF 3883kb)
      Appendix 1, Recreation Use Area Cards, is used to explain information about district-wide or site-specific resource concerns, design elements, and mitigations that are part of this decision. It also explains the adaptive management strategy, provisions, and monitoring that will be implemented through this decision
    • POW Outfitter and Guide DN Appendix 2 Response To Comments (PDF 1570kb)
      We received ten comments on the Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Prince of Wales Outfitter and Guide Management Plan. In this appendix, the Forest Service displays and responds to those ten comments.
    • POW Outfitter and Guide DN Appendix 3 Subsistence Hearing (PDF 94kb)
      The Forest Service held a subsistence hearing on the Environmental Assessment for the Prince of Wales Outfitter and Guide Management Plan on August 25, 2012. Six people testified during that hearing. This appendix displays the hearing transcripts.