This document is a management plan for the Apache Leap Special Management Area (Apache Leap SMA), which was designated a special management area through the Carl Levin and Howard P. “Buck” McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 (NDAA) (Public Law [PL] 113–291) (113th Congress, 2014). The management direction in this plan is designed to protect the values for which the area was designated, and to guide limited uses compatible with the area’s primary purpose.
Objection Period Begins Following Management Plan Draft Decision
The Forest Service has completed an Environmental Assessment and issued a Draft Decision Notice for the adoption of a management plan for the Apache Leap Special Management Area. Related documents on this Web site provide additional information.
News Release Outlines Objection Procedures
Who can file an objection to the Forest Service’s draft decision for the management plan? Where do submissions go?
See this news release.