Atlantic Coast Pipeline and Forest System Lands Important Documents

 

Final Record of Decision

Special Use Permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Special Use Permit (SUP) exhibits A - E, and G

Construction, Operation, and Maintenance Plan (SUP exhibit F)

Closure Order for the project corridor on the Monongahela National Forest

2014 Revised Land and Resource Managment Plan for the George Washington National Forest

2006 Revised Forest Plan and Environmental Impact Statement Documents for the Monongahela National Forest

Forest Service Filings with FERC

Draft Record of Decision and Objection Process 

Maps

Permits to Survey

Atlantic Coast Pipeline websites

Forest Service Guidelines on Special Use Permits

Forest Service Laws and Guidance for Oil and Gas Pipelines

Forest Service Filings with FERC

Letters By Year  2015    2016   2017

2017
 

(August 29, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Migratory Bird Plan

(July 21, 2017) Forest Service Comments on Timber Rattlesnake Report

(July 18, 2017) Forest Service Comments on Small Mammal Report

(July 18, 2017) Forest Service Comments on Green Salamander Report

(July 5, 2017) Forest Service Response to Information Request Regarding Steep Slopes

(May 15, 2017) Forest Service Reiterates Previous Information Request and Discussions Regarding Steep Slope Sites on Monongahela National Forest and George Washington National Forest

(May 8, 2017) Privileged Correspondence between Forest Service, West VA State Historical Preservation Office and VA State Historical Preservation Office

(May 1, 2017) Forest Service Comments on Proposed Access Roads

(April 24, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Draft Biological Evaluation

(April 20, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Mangement Indicator Species Reprot for the Proposed Project

(April 18, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Width of the Permanent Right-Of-Way for the Proposed Project

(April 17, 2017) Forest Service Submits Supplement to Accession No. 20170406-5065 providing documentation of the review of the Horizontal Directional Drilling and Direct Pipe Installation

(April 17, 2017) Forest Service Comments on Draft Biological Assessment

(April 14, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Locally Rare Species Report for the GWNF

(April 11, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Revised Migratory Bird Plan

(April 11, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Study Plan for the Eastern Tiger Salamander Surveys on the George Washington National Forest

(April 6, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement 

(April 6, 2017) Forest Service Comments on the Construction, Operation, and Maintenance Plan 

(April 6, 2017) Forest Service Submits a Copy of Correspondence to ACP Regarding Topsoil Segregation 

(April 6, 2017) Forest Service Comments on ACP's Proposed Horizontal Directional Drilling and Direct Pipe Installation

(April 4, 2017) Forest Service Notes from a Field Meeting Regarding the Locations of Soil Pits

(March 17, 2017) Forest Service Tree and Shrub Guidelines for Right of Way and Associated Disturbances on the Monongahela National Forest

(March 13, 2017) Submittal of Correspondence between Forest Service and ACP

(February 10, 2017) Forest Service Supplement to Landslide Analysis

(February 10, 2017) Forest Service Comments to FERC on Small Mammal Report

(February 10, 2017) Forest Service Comments to FERC on Management Indicator Species Report

(February 1, 2017) Forest Service Letter to FERC on West Virginia Final Botany Report

(February 1, 2017) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Timber Rattlesnake Survey Report

(February 1, 2017) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Regional Forester Sensitive and Locally Rare Insects

(February 1, 2017) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Mussel Reports

(February 1, 2017) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Allegheny Woodrat Trapping Report

2016

(December 23, 2016) Forest Service Analysis of Landslide Data from Recent Flood Event on MNF

(December 19, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Construction, Operation and Maintenance (COM) Plan

(December 19, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Field Surveys for Sensitivie Species on GWNF

(December 19, 2016) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Surveys of Property Boundaries

(December 15, 2016) Forest Service Recommendations for Seed Mixes

(November 18, 2016) Forest Service Response to FERC on Permitting Timetable

(November 16, 2016) Forest Service Request for Additional Information

(November 16, 2016) Forest Service Letter to FERC: Correction to Previous Information Request Letter

(November 10, 2016) Forest Service Comments on the Construction, Operation, Maintenance Plan

(October 24, 2016) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Site-Specific Design of Stabilization Measures

(September 30, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Geohazard Analysis Reports

(September 30, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Preliminary Draft Biological Evaluation

(September 22, 2016) Forest Service Comments to FERC on Order 1 Soil Survey Report

(September 7, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Interim Botanical Survey Reports

(September 1, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Locally Rare Species Reports

(September 1, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Macroinvertebrate Report

(September 1, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Proposed Stream Crossings

(August 28, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Fishes and Freshwater Mussels Survey and Habitat Assessment Summary Report

(August 28, 2016) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Discussion with ACP Regarding Order 1 Soil Survey Report

(August 25, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Insect Survey and Habitat Assessment Summary Report

(August 25, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Virginia State-listed Salamanders Survey Report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Allegheny Woodrat and Timber Rattlesnake survey report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Bald and Golden Eagle Survey Report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Cow Knob Salamander Survey Report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Green Salamander Survey Report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Loggerhead Shrike Survey Report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Northern Goshawk and Golden-Winged Warbler Survey Report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Northern Saw Whet Owl Survey Report

(August 18, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Small Mammal Survey Report

(July 11, 2016) Forest Service Comments on Visual Impact Assessment

(June 9, 2016) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Status of Comments on Supplemental Resource Reports

(January 22, 2016) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Archeology Reports

(January 19, 2016) Forest Service Letter to ACP

(January 12, 2016) Forest Service Comments to FERC on Soil Slippage Analysis

2015

(December 12, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Soil Surveys

(December 11, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC on the Plan for Unanticipated Discovery

(December 11, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Route Variations

(November 27, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Archeology Reports

(November 27, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Soil Slippage Analysis

(November 23, 2015) Forest Service Subsequent Response to Final Application

(November 5, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Soil Surveys

(October 13, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC Responding to Final Application

(September 17, 2015) Forest Service Letter to FERC on Cow Knob and Cheat Mountain Salamanders

(July 30, 2015) Forest Service Comments on Draft Resource Reports

(April 27, 2015) Forest Service Scoping Comments

(April 22, 2015) Forest Service Acceptance as Cooperating Agency

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Draft Record of Decision and Objection Process

(November 2, 2017) Objection Response Letter from Reviewing Official

(July 21, 2017-GWNF) Forest Service News Release:  USDA Forest Service Issues Draft Decision to Permit the Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project on National Forests in West Virginia and Virginia

(July 21, 2017-MNF) Forest Service News Release:  USDA Forest Service Issues Draft Decision to Permit the Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project on National Forests in West Virginia and Virginia

(July 21, 2017) Atlanta Journal Constitution Legal Notice for ACP Objection Period

(July 21, 2017) Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Legal Notice for ACP Objection Period

(July 21, 2017) Forest Service Draft Record of Decision- Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project Special Use/Land and Resource Management Plan Amendments

Frequently Asked Questions:  Forest Service Release of ACP Draft Record of Decision

Frequently Asked Questions:  How do I object to the Forest Service ACP Draft Record of Decision?  

FERC-Final Environmental Impact Statement for Atlantic Coast Pipeline

(July 21, 2017) Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline and Supply Header Project

(May 5, 2017) Notice to Federal Register: Notice of Updated Information concerning the Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project and Supply Header Project and the Associated Forest Service Land and Resource Management Plan Amendments

 

Maps

General Overview of ACP on National Forest System Lands Map

Detailed Map of ACP Route in Augusta County

Detailed Map of ACP Route in Augusta and Highland Counties

Detailed Map of ACP Route in Highland and Bath Counties

Detailed Map of ACP Route in Bath and Pocahontas Counties

 

Permits to Survey

          Survey Information (December 2014 to Present)

 

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Websites

Dominion's Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's "e-library" (search for Docket #PF15-6 and CP15-554)

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Notice of Intent to Prepare and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)

 

Forest Service Guidance on Special Use Permits

CFR - Title 36, Chapter II, Part 251, Subpart B

 

Forest Service Laws and Guidance for Oil and Gas Pipelines

Mineral Leasing Act of 1920

U.S. Code 2012, Title 15-Commerce and Trade, Chapter 15B - Natural Gas

U.S. Code 2012, Title 30, Chapter 3A-Subpart 1 - Mineral Lands and Mining

Executive Order 13212 - Actions to Expedite Energy-Related Projects (May 2001)

Forest Service Manual 1537.11 - Interagency Agreement Interstate Natural Gas Pipelines Certificated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Forest Service Manual 2726.31 - Oil and Gas Pipelines

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