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Cottonwood Canyon ACEC: Inside of Moquith Mountain WSA 

Land Use Plan: Kanab Resource Management Plan
Acreage: 2,400
Date: October 2008
Values: Scenic and cultural
Management Guidance:Scenic:
  • Designate as Visual Resource Management (VRM) Class I. VRM Class I areas are where only natural ecological changes and very limited management activities are allowed.
  • Limit off-highway vehicle use to designated routes.
  • Recommend withdrawing from mineral entry.
Cultural:
  • Monitor specific sites on a regular basis.
  • Retain all lands in federal ownership.
  • Work with the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration to acquire state inholdings.
Hazard/Safety/Public Welfare: Close the Water Canyon Allotment to livestock grazing in order to protect the Fredonia City Culinary water supply.