Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep EA: Research and Recovery Actions
EA - Environmental Assessment
Present Land Use
National Park Unit - Sequoia-Kings Wilderness and John Krebbs Wilderness areas; Inyo National Forest
Note: Extended Review
The NPS, in cooperation with DFG is proposing to conduct population monitoring, research, and translocations of federally endangered Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep (Ovis Canadensis sierra) within Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. Project activities are being proposed primarily to facilitate meeting the goals of the Recovery Plan for Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep (Recovery Plan), and to inform the development of a new Wilderness Stewardship Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (WSP/EIS) for Sequoia and Kings Canyon National parks.
National Park Service, Sequoia and Kings Canyon NPs
City/Nearest Community: Entire Project is in wilderness
Notice of Completion
Review Period Start
Review Period End
Other (Research Study)
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Noise, Recreation, Vegetation
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)
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