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* indicates the current step in the planning process
Step 1. September to November 2011 - Draft GMP/EIS available for public review. NPS staff will gather public input from open houses, comment cards, and online submittals
Step 2. Winter 2011 to Summer 2012 - NPS considers substantive comments from the public and prepares the final GMP/EIS. *
Step 3. Winter 2013 - Print Final GMP/EIS. The park will announce this publicly.
Step 4. Spring 2014 - Record of Decision will be signed by the Pacific West Regional Director on the recommendation of the Superintendent. GMP implementation begins.