The National Environmental Policy Act, among other actions, sets out procedural requirements for all federal government agencies to prepare environmental assessments (EA) and environmental impact statements (EIS). EA and EIS contain statements of the environmental effects of proposed federal agency actions.
Kenai Fjords will publish NEPA documents as they are finalized.
Current Environmental Assessments (EA)Herman Leirer Road Multi-Modal Trail Feasibility Study Environmental Assessment (2013)
Current Environmental Impact Statements (EIS)
Did You Know?
There are 3 distinct types of Orca whale that roam the waters around Kenai Fjords National Park: residents that eat fish, transients that eat marine mammals, and less frequently viewed offshore orcas that stay in open water eating fish - including sharks.