comments and questions to:
Comprehensive Conservation Plan
Current Status: as of January 2012
In September 2011, our Comprehensive Conservation Plan was signed by our Regional Director, along with a Finding of No Significant Impact. A planning update summarizing the management direction chosen for the Refuge and ways the public can stay involved will be published soon.
2011, the Columbia National Wildlife Refuge distributed Planning Update 3, announcing the availability of the Draft CCP and EA. We invite your comments on the draft plan and plan to publish the Final CCP/EA later this year.
2011, the Columbia National Wildlife Refuge distributed Planning Update 2, in it we provided a summary of the public comments we received during public scoping, and identified preliminary goals and alternatives for public review and comment.
The CCP is completed!
Columbia NWR Final CCP (pdf 6,446 kb)
The Draft CCP/EA is available for comment!Columbia NWR Draft CCP/EA (pdf 30,950 kb)
Information Updated as of: February 2011