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

Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge

Comprehensive Conservation Planning

Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan/Environmental Assessment

You can access the final CCP below by individual chapters and appendixes. To reduce file sizes and download times, these files are at a lower resolution than either the print or CD-ROM copies of the document. As a result, the quality of maps, figures, and photos may not be as clear as you would like. Please contact us if you would like high resolution versions of individual maps and figures.

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

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Cover Page Table of Contents (PDF 1.1 MB)
Chapter 1 Purpose and Need (PDF 297 KB)
Chapter 2 Planning Process (PDF 126 KB)
Chapter 3 Existing Environment (PDF 1.1 MB)
Chapter 4 Management Direction and Implementation (PDF 562 KB)
Chapter 5 Consultation and Coordination (PDF 66 KB)
Chapter 6 List of Preparers (PDF 57 KB)
Glossary and Acronyms (PDF 141 KB)
Bibliography (PDF 109 KB)
Appendix A Species of Conservation Concern (PDF 83 KB)
Appendix B Findings of Appropriateness and Compatibility Determinations (PDF 6.8 MB)
Appendix C Staffing Charts (PDF 189 KB)
Appendix D  Refuge Operations Needs (RONS) and Service Asset Maintenance Management System (SAMMS) (PDF 91 KB)
Appendix E Refuge Hunt Program Environmental Assessment (PDF 787 KB)
Appendix F Land Protection Plan (PDF 924 KB)
Appendix G Wilderness Review (PDF 117 KB)
Appendix H Final Environmental Assessment and Fire Management Plan for Montezuma NWR and St. Lawrence Wetland and Grassland Management District  (PDF 1.1 MB)
Appendix I Wild and Scenic River Review  (PDF 59 KB)
Appendix J Facility Design Plans (PDF 509 KB)
Appendix K Summary and Response to Public Comments (PDF 139 KB)
Appendix L Finding of No Significant Impact  (PDF 421 KB)
Back Cover (PDF 849 KB)
Entire Document (PDF 14.0 MB)

How to Obtain the Documents on Hard Copy or CD-ROM
If you would like to request a CD-ROM or hard copy of the final CCP or have any questions about the CCP and planning process, please contact refuge staff at:
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge  
3395 U.S. Route 20 East
Seneca, Falls, NY 13148
Phone: 315/568-5987



Last updated: March 28, 2013