Oil and Gas Well Plugging - FONSI
Contact: Tom Blount, (423) 569-2404 ext. 252
FONSI issued for Oil and Gas Well Plugging and Reclamation
The National Park Service has determined that the proposed project will not significantly affect the human environment within the project area; therefore, an environmental impact statement will not be prepared.
The recently approved Environmental Assessment and FONSI are available by visiting the National Park Service’s planning website at:
Click on “Document List” on the left side of the page to retrieve the documents associated with this project.
Copies of the FONSI are also available at Park Headquarters during normal business hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. To request a copy, please call 569-9778.
Did You Know?
The Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area protects only 14% of its watershed. Unfortunately it is the lower end of the watershed, so that everything which happens outside the park, impacts the parks water quality.