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ePlanning DOI-BLM-AZ-0000-2013-0001-EIS (Restoration Design Energy Project - RDEP)  
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NEPA #:  DOI-BLM-AZ-0000-2013-0001-EIS Status:  Completed
Project Name:  Restoration Design Energy Project - RDEP    
Start Date:  01/13/2010    
End Date:  10/26/2012    
Decision Date:  01/22/2013    
 
Project Description:
The Restoration Design Energy Project (RDEP) is a Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Arizona initiative to identify lands across the State that may be suitable for the development of renewable energy. The BLM Arizona's RDEP supports the Secretary of the Interior's goals to build America's new energy future and to protect and restore treasured landscapes. The RDEP identifies Renewable Energy Development Areas (REDAs) that include disturbed sites and identify a Solar Energy Zone (SEZ) for Arizona. Examples of disturbed sites include landfills, retired agricultural lands, and abandoned mines and lands with low resource sensitivity and few environmental conflicts.
Project Location:
Across the State of Arizona.
 
Project Lead:  Lane Cowger    
Phone Number:  602-417-9612    
Email Address:  lcowger@blm.gov    
 
Office(s):  State Office Lead Office:  State Office
Counties:  Apache
Cochise
Coconino
Gila
Graham
Greenlee
La Paz
Maricopa
Mohave
Navajo
Pima
Pinal
Santa Cruz
Yavapai
Yuma
   
 
Program(s):  Renewable Energy Subprogram(s):  Solar Energy

Documents: 
Draft EIS
Document Name Release Date Available Formats  
Vol 1 06/06/2017  (12 Files)  
Vol 1 Affected Environment Figures 06/06/2017  (31 Files)  
Vol 1 Environmental Consequences Figures 06/06/2017  (11 Files)  
Vol 2 06/06/2017  (8 Files)  
Vol 2 Appendix A - Figures 06/06/2017  (9 Files)  
Final EIS
Document Name Release Date Available Formats  
Vol 1 06/06/2017  (10 Files)  
Vol 2 06/06/2017  (8 Files)  
GIS Data
Document Name Release Date Available Formats  
Zipfile_allfinal_GISdata 06/19/2017 RDEP_ROD_SEZ_201301 (3).zip (295 KB)   
Historical Documents
Document Name Release Date Available Formats  
Question and Answers 06/06/2017 Q n A.pdf (86 KB)   
Newsletters 06/06/2017  (3 Files)  
Record of Decision and Resource Management Plan Amendments
Document Name Release Date Available Formats  
ROD and Approved RMP 06/06/2017  (4 Files)  
Maps 06/06/2017  (2 Files)  
Fact Sheet 06/06/2017 Fact-Sheet.pdf (22 KB)   
Geospatial Data and Metadata 06/06/2017 Geospatial Data and Metadata.docx (39 KB)   
Scoping Report
Document Name Release Date Available Formats  
Scoping Report and Appendices 06/06/2017  (6 Files)  
Appendix_E_Comments 06/06/2017  (6 Files)  

Last Updated:  06/19/2017 16:32:03 MDT