Refuge Planning
Northeast Region
Bald Eagle and Great blue heron. Credit: Cathy McCollumn

Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge

Comprehensive Conservation Planning

Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan/Environmental Assessment

The draft CCP/EA can be accessed below by its individual chapters and appendixes. These files are at a lower resolution than the print or
CD-ROM versions of the document to reduce the file sizes and facilitate downloading. As a result, the quality of the many maps and photos may not be as clear as you would like. Please contact us if you would like higher resolution files of individual maps and figures.

(**Please click on the file of interest for viewing or downloading**)

These files are in .pdf format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view. To download a free version of this software, please visit Adobe Acrobat Reader.
To download the entire document, click here (10 MB)

Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan (low resolution files):

•   Front Cover/Table of Contents
•   Chapter 1 – Purpose and Need
•   Chapter 2 – Affected Environment
•   Chapter 3 – Alternatives
•   Chapter 4 – Environmental Consequences
•   Chapter 5 – Consultation and Coordination
•   Chapter 6 – List of Preparers
•   Glossary and Acronyms
•   Bibliography
•   Appendix A – Species and Habitats of Conservation Concern
•   Appendix B – Findings of Appropriateness and Compatibility Determinations
•   Appendix C – Refuge Staffing Charts
•   Appendix D – Refuge Operations Needs (RONS) and Service Asset Maintenance Management Systems (SAMMs)
•   Appendix E – Refuge Hunt Program Environmental Assessment
•   Appendix F – Land Protection Plan
•   Appendix G – Wilderness Review
•   Appendix H – Fire Management Plan Environmental Assessment
•   Appendix I – Wild and Scenic River Review
•   Appendix J – Example Facilities Design Plans  
•   Back Cover

How to obtain the documents on paper copy or CD-ROM:

If you would like to obtain the documents on CD-ROM or would like to request one of the limited paper copies please contact:

Andrea VanBeusichem
Visitor Services Manager
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge
3395 U.S. Route 20 East
Seneca Falls, NY 13148
(315) 568-5987

If you have questions on the planning process or to submit comments, please contact:

Lia McLaughlin
Refuge Planner
USFWS Northeast Regional Office
300 Westgate Center Drive
Hadley, MA 01035
(413) 253-8575

Email: (please put “Montezuma NWR” in the subject line)

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Last updated: May 21, 2012



Last updated: May 22, 2012