Tufted puffin. Photo:
Washington Maritime NWR Complex
33 South Barr Road
Port Angeles, Washington 98362
manage Refuge resources and comply with federal law, the U.S. Fish and
Wildlife Service prepared aComprehensive Conservation Plan
(CCP) for the Flattery Rocks, Copalis,
and Quillayute Needles National Wildlife Refuges (Washington Islands NWRs).
The final CCP is a 15-year management plan for the conservation of
seabirds, marine mammals, other willife, and related habitats.
National Wildlife Refuges
Status:The final CCP/EA and
Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) are available below. Changes
to the final document are summarized in Planning Update 4, also posted
below. The planning process has been completed, and the Refuges can begin
implementing the CCP.
may take a few minutes to read, print, or download the following documents
online using Adobe Acrobat's Portable Document Format (PDF). A free copy
of the software is available from the Adobe
and Draft CCP/EA:
Islands CCP/EA (FINAL June 2007) (PDF
Islands Draft CCP/EA (May 2005)
Updates and Public Notices:
Islands CCP Planning Update 4 (June 2007)(PDF
Islands CCP Planning Update 3 (May 2005)(PDF
Islands CCP Planning Update 2 (Mar 2001)(PDF
Islands CCP Planning Update 1 (Mar 2000)(PDF 472 kb)
Islands NWR CCP Notice of Intent (HTML
Islands NWRs Web Sites:
Islands NWRs encompass more than 600 islands, sea stacks, rocks, and reefs,
located along 100 miles of the outer coast of Washington's Olympic Peninsula.