Four Forest Restoration Initiative



Stakeholder Group Timeline Archive (PDF)

Stakeholder Group Work Plans (PDFs)
Steering Committee
Landscape Strategy Working Group
Economics and Utilization Working Group
Fiscal Working Group
Communications Working Group
Science and Monitoring Working Group

Forest Service Timeline

Process Step Purpose Timeline Other Information
Public Workshop - Pre-Scoping Review and receive feedback on the draft proposed action prior to release of the scoping letter (official request for comment) January 20, 2011  1pm to 5 pm @ Arizona Department of Game and Fish Flagstaff, AZ COMPLETED
Scoping Request for comment on proposed action January 28, 2011 to March 14, 2011 COMPLETED
Scoping Workshops Review and refinement of proposed action by firescape (geographic area) February 2, 9, 16, 24 2011 from 1pm to 5pm COMPLETED
Public Workshop - Alternatives Review and receive feedback on the draft alternatives prior to release of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) (official request for comment) May 2011 COMPLETED
Monthly NEPA Update Monthly update on DEIS progress - opportunity for discussion August 13, 2012 9 a.m. to noon at Coconino NF Supervisor's Office, 1824 S. Thompson St., Flagstaff, AZ. Call-in information: 877-686-0400, Passcode 774-7488-215
Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) Publish DEIS and request public comments Publication expected in Fall of 2012  45 day comment period
Public Workshops Review and receive feedback on DEIS Fall 2012  
Analyze Comments Analyze public comments received in response to the DEIS Fall 2012  
Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) and Record of Decision (ROD) Publish FEIS and ROD Winter 2012-2013  

Latest News

April 2, Preview of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Four Forest Restoration Initiative
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