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Revision of Forest Plan for the Gila National Forest #51887

Commenting on This Project

Attention 4/16/2020:  We have becomes aware of a technical problem with CARA that stakeholders are receiving error messages while attempting to submit comments.  We are working with our technical staff to resolve the problem.   To assist you may also submit your comments by sending them to one of the following inboxes:

  • SM.FS.gilaplan@usda.gov
  • comments-southwestern-gila@usda.gov

Comments including anonymous comments will be accepted at any time. However comments posted after the close of a designated comment period may not be able to be given full consideration. Anonymous comments and comments submitted after the close of the final designated comment period will not provide the commenter standing for administrative review.

The Forest Service values public participation. Communications from the public regarding this project including commenter’s names and contact information will become part of the public record.

Comments or in some cases other expressions of interest along with respondent’s contact information submitted during the comment period may be necessary to establish a respondent’s eligibility to participate in an administrative review for this proposed action. Interested members of the public should review the proposal’s information to determine the applicable administrative review process and the eligibility requirements for that process. The date of the legal notice of opportunity to comment on this proposed action is the exclusive means for calculating the comment period. For proposals to be documented with an Environmental Assessment the legal notice announcing the comment period appears in the Newspaper of Record. For Draft Environmental Impact Statements the Notice of Availability announcing the comment period appears in the Federal Register.

Submitting Comments

If you wish to submit a comment, please send it to:

Jenny (Nessa) Natharius
Gila National Forest All Units
3005 E. Camino del Bosque , Silver City, NM, 88061-7863