* indicates the current step in the planning process
Step 1. Parkwide visitor experience stewardship civic engagement
Step 2. Define purpose and need/develop preliminary management concepts
Step 3. Project-specific civic engagement *
Step 4. Develop preliminary alternatives
Step 5. Conduct external scoping
Step 6. Refine alternatives
Step 7. Identify environmental impacts and select preferred alternative
Step 8. Prepare draft plan/environmental document
Step 9. Public review of draft plan/environmental document
Step 10. Analysis of public comment
Step 11. Prepare final plan/decision document
Step 12. Release final plan/decision document to the public