Common Process Themes*

Feb. 10, 2001 Prescoping Meeting

Bison/Elk EIS - Management Plan

Logistics:

Variety of Times

Variety of Locations

Use Media to Advertise/Announce Meetings

Information:

Provide Information Before Meeting

Continue Public Education of Issues

Easy Access to Project Leader/Information

Process:

Public Should Help Design Process

"Clearly Identify Groups, Roles and Goals"

Involve More Agencies

Honor Tribal Traditions/Treaties

Format:

Have Open Debates - Question and Answer Periods

Have Specific Goals/Topics for Each Meeting

Utilize Small Work/Task Groups

Influence:

Equal Influence of Individuals and Groups

Concern with Weight of Input (Local vs. National)

 

 

* Some level of subjective interpretation was required in order to group the

comments into common themes.