Gila National Forest Draft Forest Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement Official Release for Public Comment

Silver City, NM, January 13, 2020 -- For Immediate Release. The Notice of Availability which marks the official release of the Gila National Forest’s draft revised management plan and draft environmental impact statement will be published in the Federal Register on January 17, 2020. The Notice of Availability will also identify the date the official comment period ends. Documents and instructions on how to comment are available on the Plan Revision website: http://go.usa.gov/h88k. Paper copies will be available to review at all Gila NF offices and at the following community locations. CD copies will also be available for distribution at these locations:

Gila Valley Library                                            Western New Mexico University Miller Library

Glenwood Community Library                       Hillsboro Community Center

Luna Community Center                                 Winston General Store

Mule Creek Post Office                                    Quemado School

Silver City Library                                              Truth or Consequences Public Library

Village of Reserve Library                               All six Gila National Forest Ranger Districts

For information on the Gila National Forest, check out our website at https://www.fs.usda.gov/gila or join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.





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