These links provide more information on the BLM planning process:
BLM-Alaska Planning Web Page
BLM-National Planning Web Page
The University of Alaska developed a climate change report for the Eastern Interior Planning area, BLM Eastern Interior Management Area Climate Change Report. This report is available on the Scenarios Network for Alaska Planning Web Page at www.snap.uaf.edu/.
The BLM has developed land health standards that describe the desired ecological conditions and goals that the BLM intends to maintain, or attain, in managing lands throughout Alaska. These standards are used as criteria for land use planning decisions.