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?
River otters defecate in certain spots to mark their territory. Researchers in Kenai Fjords National Park have discovered that these "latrine sites" enrich the soil, allowing plants to grow in those spots that aren't found anywhere else close by.