Coos Bay Record of
Decision and Resource Management Plan
Acronyms and Abbreviations
Coos Bay Record of Decision
Coos Bay District Resource
Management Plan Table of Contents:
The BLM's planning process has nine steps:
concerns and opportunities.
||Develop planning criteria.
||Develop State Director's
data and information.
||Estimate effects of
||Select the Preferred
Alternative and publish Draft RMP/EIS.
||Select the Resource Management
Plan and publish Proposed RMP/FEIS.
||Respond to any protests, and
publish RMP and Record of Decision (ROD).
and evaluate the RMP.
Publication of this document constitutes completion of
Step 8b. Public involvement has occurred at several steps
in the process.
The planning process is designed to help the BLM
identify the uses of BLM-administered lands desired by
the public and consider those uses to the extent
consistent with the laws established by Congress and the
policies of the executive branch of the federal
government regarding management of those lands.
Where BLM manages only the subsurface mineral estate,
the RMP addresses only the management of BLM-administered