Forest Service, Department of Agriculture.
Notice of availability of a Final Environmental Impact Statement for a proposal to issue a road easement to a private landowner and to permit the landowner to reconstruct the Meadows Road (FDR-205) to access private land in-holding.
Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and implementing regulations and other applicable statutes, the U.S. Forest Service announces the availability of a Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for an applicant's proposal to acquire a road easement and reconstruct an access road to their private land in-holding on the San Juan National Forest. The FEIS analyzes the impacts of issuing the road easement and reconstructing Forest Development Road (FDR) 205 to a standard that would allow reasonable access to the landowner's private land in-holding.
Please address questions or requests for copies of the FEIS to the San Juan Public Lands Center, Attn: Jim Powers, 15 Burnett Court, Durango, Colorado 81301; or phone (970) 247-4874. The FEIS is also available on the internet at ftp://ftp2.fs.fed.us/incoming/r2/sanjuan/lizard_head.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Patrick McCoy at (970) 82-6821 or Jim Powers at (970)247-4874.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The responsible official for issuance of the road easement is Richard Stem, Deputy Regional Forester, Rocky Mountain Region at P.O. Box 25127, Lakewood, Colorado 80225-0127. The EIS addresses road reconstruction and issuance of an easement across such road for the purpose of providing the applicant access to non-federally owned lands within the boundaries of the San Juan National Forest. The private landowner has proposed use of the existing road to meet their access needs.Start Signature
Dated: July 12, 2007.
Deputy Regional Forester, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region.
[FR Doc. E7-16987 Filed 8-27-07; 8:45 am]
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