Marathon County Corridor Plan and Environmental Assessment

COVER
FORWARD AND TABLE OF CONTENTS
CHAPTER 1 BACKGROUND ON THE ICE AGE NATIONAL SCENIC TRAIL
CHAPTER 2: PURPOSE AND NEED FOR ACTION
CHAPTER 3: ISSUES AND CONCERNS
CHAPTER 4: IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CORRIDOR PLANNING PROCESS IN MARATHON
CHAPTER 5: DESCRIPTION OF ALTERNATIVES AND PREFERRED ACTION
CHAPTER 6: CORRIDOR’S AFFECTED ENVIRONMENT
----A. LOCATIONAL DESCRIPTION OF MARATHON COUNTY
----B. CORRIDOR’S PHYSICAL RESOURCES
----C. CORRIDOR’S BIOLOGICAL RESOURCES
----D. CORRIDOR’S CULTURAL RESOURCES
----E. CORRIDOR’S SOCIO-ECONOMIC RESOURCES
CHAPTER 7: CORRIDOR IMPACT
----A. IMPACTS TO PHYSICAL RESOURCES
----B. IMPACTS TO BIOLOGICAL RESOURCES
----C. IMPACTS TO CULTURAL RESOURCES
----D. IMPACTS TO SOCIO-ECONOMIC RESOURCES
----E. SUMMARY OF CUMULATIVE IMPACTS
CHAPTER 8: PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT, CONSULTATION, AND
COORDINATION, DEFINITION OF TERMS

Appendices

A. IDENTIFICATION OF POSSIBLE ROUTE OPTIONS
B. TRAIL DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT STANDARDS
C. NPS PURPOSE AND SIGNIFICANCE STATEMENT FOR THE ICE AGE NSTT
D. MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (NPS, WDNR, IAPTF) and ICE AGE NST VISON AND ATTRIBUTES
E. PROGRAMMATIC AGREEMENT BETWEEN NPS AND THE STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
F. CORRESPONDENCE
G. LEGISLATION AND STATUTES and H. LIST OF WORKS CONSULTED

List of Maps

Map 1-1 State of Wisconsin with Ice Age NST
Map 2-1 State of Wisconsin with Marathon County
Map 2-2 Marathon County with 1983 existing Ice Age NST
Map 5-1 “Preferred” Ice Age NST Corridor Alternative, northern half
Map 5-2 “Preferred” Ice Age NST Corridor Alternative, central half
Map 5-3 “Preferred” Ice Age NST Corridor Alternative southern half
Map 5-4 County with “Preferred” Alternative
Appendix A, Map 1 Possible Route Options for Ice Age NST
Appendix A, Map 2 Possible Route Options for Ice Age NST
Appendix A, Map 3 Possible Route Options for Ice Age NST
Appendix A, Map 4 Possible Route Options for Ice Age NST
Appendix A, Map 5 Possible Route Options for Ice Age NST

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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