Environmental Assessment

The National Park Service seeks comments from the public on an Environmental Assessment (EA) involving a proposal to install a fiber optic network in Yellowstone National Park. This EA (below) evaluates the impacts of a no-action alternative and one action (preferred) alternative.

Please provide comments by clicking on either the "Comment" button below or on the "Comment" button on the left-hand side of this webpage.

Public Comment Considerations:

* Bulk comments in any format submitted on behalf of others will not be accepted.

* Before including your address, phone number, email or other personal information, be aware that your entire comment - including your personally identifiable information - may be made public at any time. You may ask us to withhold your personally identifiable information from public review, but we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

* The proposed project is an undertaking as outlined under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA). We welcome comments about historic properties or other cultural resources that fall within the project area.

* In addition to NHPA, the park is also completing compliance that includes the Endangered Species Act, and other applicable laws and policy for this project.
Comment Period: Closed        03/22/2021 - 04/21/2021
Document Content:
YELL Fiber Optic EAYELL Fiber Optic EA   (30.7 MB, PDF file)
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