The Transylvania Times -

Forest Plan Pushed Back - Brevard NC


October 22, 2018

The U.S. Forest Service has pushed its plan revision process back until early 2019, with no specific date set. The new management plan will guide the Forest Service for the next 15-20 years for both the Pisgah Ranger district and the Nantahala National Forest.

According to Alice Cohen, a Forest Service spokes-person, the reason for the new schedule is because the plan revision team wants to better incorporate the public in the process and to give forest visitors another 90-day comment period to provide input. Cohen did not call the new schedule a “delay,” rather a better opportunity t...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019