Planning projects in Yellowstone National Park include Environmental Impact Statements (EISs), Environmental Assessments (EAs), management plans, and decision documents, such as Findings of No Significant Impact (FONSIs) and Records of Decision (RODs). A glossary of these terms is found at the end of this document.
Planning, Environment, and Public Comment (PEPC)
Many of our ongoing planning projects are open for comment on the National Park Service Planning, Environment, and Public Comment (PEPC) website.
Winter Use in Yellowstone National Park
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Completed Planning Projects
Additional Planning and Compliance Documents
Glossary of Terms
Environmental Impact Statement (EIS): An EIS is prepared when a proposed action or alternatives have the potential for significant effect on the human environment.