The EPCU NEPA roadmap provides a summary of the co-lead agencies’ combined NEPA process for this specific project.
A public scoping period was held during spring 2021 and concluded on May 21, 2021.
A draft EA is being prepared in conjunction with the Santa Fe National Forest and BLM Taos Field Office. Once the draft EA is released for public review, the public will have the opportunity to review the document and provide comments. Stay tuned!
The USFS NEPA website describes Forest Service NEPA procedures, policy and guidance.
The DOE NEPA Policy and Compliance website provides links to DOE NEPA documents, DOE NEPA guidance and requirements.
Santa Fe National Forest Planning webpage provides access to the Santa Fe National Forest Plan and associated NEPA documents.
NNSA NEPA Reading Room webpage is the public repository for NNSA NNSA-published NEPA documents.
USFS Special Use Permits webpage describes the USFS process of obtaining a special use permit.
USDA Forest Service Objection Process document describes the project-level pre-decisional administrative review process.
BLM Rights-Of-Way webpage describes the BLM process for obtaining a right-of-way for a special use permit.
NPS National Historic Trail - El Camino real de Tierra Adentro webpage provides information of the NPS managed historic trail near the project location.
PNM Environment webpage provides an overview of the PNM efforts and commitment towards the environment.