Video of national public forum available for download

      If you’d like to view some or all of the March 10, 2011, national public forum, you can now do so.  We’ve broken the day-long event into 3 files and provided links on the planning rule website. Here’s a direct link:  http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/planningrule/collab/nationalroundtables/presentations Also, on that same page, you will find copies... Read More

National Forum occurred to discuss proposed planning rule and ask questions

UPDATE: The national forum occurred as planned on March 10th, 2011.  If you would like to view the slides presented that day, please go here: LINK: http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/planningrule/collab/nationalroundtables/presentations This link will take you to a webpage where you can choose a single download of the full presentation (6 MB) or any of the 6 smaller excerpts.  Each excerpt... Read More

Proposed Rule Released: Continuing Engagement to Collaboratively Develop the Forest Service Planning Rule

A message from Forest Service Associate Chief Mary Wagner The wait is over! The U.S. Forest Service unveiled its proposed Forest Planning Rule today. This proposed rule is the outcome of the most participatory planning rule development process in Forest Service history. Based on your feedback gathered online and during more than 40 public meetings hosted across the nation, we think... Read More