Plumas NF Over-snow Vehicle Comment period extended – open houses rescheduled-

Sierra Rec Magazine – News – February 12, 2019 – Quincy, CA – The comment period for the Plumas National Forest Over-snow Vehicle Use Designation Project has been extended, with a new comment period end date of March 1, 2019.  The previous comment period expired on January 24, 2019, during the government shutdown. This is the second comment period extension.

Two open houses have also been rescheduled; the new dates are:

  • February 26, 2019 (updated February 11, 2019*) in Blairsden-Graeagle, CA at the Graeagle Fire Hall, 7620 Hwy 89, from 4:00-6:00 pm.
  • February 27, 2019 in Oroville, CA at the Southside Oroville Community Center, 2959 Lower Wyandotte Rd. from 4:00-6:00 pm.

Information, including the DEIS, maps and opportunities for comment, is available on the project website at:  http://www.fs.usda.gov/project/?project=47124 .

Electronic comments must be submitted through the web-based Comment and Analysis Response Application (CARA) located at the project specific website provided above. Attachments to comments must be submitted in one of the following three formats only: Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), rich text format (.rtf), or Adobe portable document format (.pdf). Comments submitted to email addresses other than CARA, in other formats than those listed above, or emails containing viruses will be rejected.

Comments may be mailed, delivered, or faxed to the Plumas National Forest, Attn: Katherine Carpenter, 159 Lawrence Street, Quincy, CA 95971 (Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., FAX (530) 283-7746).

For additional information regarding this project, contact Katherine Carpenter, Forest Environmental Coordinator at the Plumas National Forest address above or at (530) 283-7742; or kacarpenter@fs.fed.us.