Programmatic CE for Commercial Filming 2011-2015
Planning and Compliance Coordinator
Southeast Utah parks, which include Arches and Canyonlands National Parks and Natural Bridges and Hovenweep National Monuments, periodically receive requests for commercial film permits. NPS policy requires environmental screening (N-16) prior to issuance of these permits. This programmatic categorical exclusion will define minimal-impact conditions. Film projects that meet these conditions will be cleared under this programmatic categorical exclusion and will not require an individual environmental screening form (N16.