Cades Cove in Autumn

Cades Cove Opportunities Plan

The Cades Cove Opportunities Plan is the summary document which lays out the process and products that resulted from Phase I of a three phase planning process.

It summarizes the current conditions in Cades Cove, along with the issues and concerns raised by the Park and the public during a series of five public meetings. The result was a range of five conceptual alternatives for managing the Cove in terms of its facilities, visitor access options, and management actions.
Document Content:
Executive SummaryExecutive Summary   (931.0 KB, PDF file)
IntroductionIntroduction   (5.0 MB, PDF file)
The Planning ProcessThe Planning Process   (912.2 KB, PDF file)
Developing AlternativesDeveloping Alternatives   (1.4 MB, PDF file)
SketchesSketches   (1.2 MB, PDF file)
PoliciesPolicies   (44.1 KB, PDF file)
The AlternativesThe Alternatives   (2.7 MB, PDF file)
Visitor TransportationVisitor Transportation   (202.8 KB, PDF file)
Visitor ExperienceVisitor Experience   (150.8 KB, PDF file)
Natural ResourcesNatural Resources   (320.8 KB, PDF file)
Cultural ResourcesCultural Resources   (328.8 KB, PDF file)
FiguresFigures   (7.5 MB, PDF file)
MapsMaps   (18.6 MB, PDF file)
FacilitiesFacilities   (1.5 MB, PDF file)
Core Planning TeamCore Planning Team   (58.6 KB, PDF file)
Notice of IntentNotice of Intent   (55.7 KB, PDF file)
Environmental Screening FormEnvironmental Screening Form   (60.2 KB, PDF file)
Public Involvement PlanPublic Involvement Plan   (137.7 KB, PDF file)
NoticesNotices   (7.7 MB, PDF file)
Air Quality ImpactsAir Quality Impacts   (25.9 KB, PDF file)
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