Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment

The Tongass is analyzing Plan changes to transition away from old-growth harvest. It is looking at which lands will be available for young growth harvest, and changes to S&Gs and direction needed, while maintaining a viable timber industry.

Location Summary

Tongass National Forest, Region 10, Alaska

District: Tongass National Forest All Units

Project Documents

  • Scoping

    • 2014-12061FederalRegisterNOI (PDF 196kb)
      May 27, 2014 Federal Register Notice of Intent to prepare and environmental assessment for the Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment
    • 20140522TACNOInr (PDF 105kb)
      News Release announcing the appointment of the Tongass Advisory Committee and the start of the Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment Process