Revised Plan for Forest Management Pushed Back

By | June 13, 2017

The sun setting on the longest day of the yearThe Daily Inter Lake reports that the next step in the years-long effort to develop a revised management plan for the Flathead National Forest, originally expected this month, won’t be rolled out until late August at the earliest. Joe Krueger is leading the team to develop the 2.4 million-acre forest’s first management plan overhaul in the last 30 years. He said Friday the expected June release of the final environmental impact statement has been pushed back two months due to a combination of factors, including the need to coordinate extensively with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Washington, D.C. headquarters of the U.S. Forest Service. Read the full story here. And thanks, Annemarie, for sending this along. We missed it!

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