Planning

Land and Resource Management Plan (Forest Plan)

View the White River National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan 2002 Revision with associated environmental impact statement, amendments, and erratas.

Travel Management 

The Forest Service has completed a comprehensive travel management plan which balances the travel and recreation needs of the public with the management and protection of natural resources. Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUMs) are also availabel by district and season.

Air Resource Management Plan

The purpose of this Air Resource Management Plan is to assess current air resource conditions and trends on the WRNF, identify existing and future air quality impacts to these resources, and provide guidance for future air resource monitoring and management activities on the WRNF.

Ski Area Master Development Plans

Many ski areas across the country are partially or completely located on public lands, including 12 commercial downhill and four commercial cross country ski areas on the White River National Forest. In addition to the land use fee, ski areas are also asked to prepare Master Development Plans (MDPs) that identify the existing and desired conditions for the ski area and the proposed improvements.

Upper Colorado River Wild and Scenic Alternative Management Plan

The Upper Colorado River Wild and Scenic Alternative Management Plan contains information regarding a collaborative planning and management effort with a diverse group of stakeholders that is relied upon by USFS and BLM to assist with managing Wild and Scenic River values on the Upper Colorado River from Gore Canyon downriver to No Name.  The plan's purpose is to balance permanent protection of the identified outstandingly remarkable values on the Upper Colorado River, certainty for the stakeholders, water project yield, and flexibility for water users.

Wild and Scenic River Suitability Study

The White River National Forest has published a Notice of Intent to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) for a Wild and Scenic River Suitability Study for Deep Creek and the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon. 

Western Bark Beetle Information

Find information and links about the bark beetles, the epidemics, the forest mortality, and resulting impacts.



https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/whiteriver/landmanagement/planning