* indicates the current step in the planning process
Step 1. Phase 1: Foundation and Problem Analysis - establish purpose and need, identify issues, develop project objectives, review data and previous studies, explore desired conditions, engage stakeholders.
Step 2. Phase 2: Explore Solutions - explore viable concepts and strategies, assemble concepts and strategies into preliminary alternatives, determine relevant indicators and thresholds, public review of strategies, engage stakeholders.
Step 3. Phase 3.1 Confirm range of alternatives and develop draft plan
Step 4. Phase 3.2: Public review of draft plan and environmental assessment
Step 5. Phase 3.3: Analysis of public comment *
Step 6. Phase 3.4: Prepare final plan and decision document
Step 7. Phase 3.5: Release final plan and decision document to the public
The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public input to guide the development of a Nisqually Corridor Management Plan at Mount Rainier National Park. The plan is in the early stages of development and the National Park Service is seeking feedback from the public and local community members to help identify key issues and potential management strategies.