Grizzly Bear Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)

The National Park Service and U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service are initiating an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process to evaluate options for restoring and managing grizzly bears in the North Cascades of Washington, where the animals once thrived.

Planning, Environment, and Public Comment

EIS Project Homepage - Main page and project description
Plan Process - Current status of the planning process
Document List - EIS Frequently Asked Questions, 10(j) Frequently Asked Questions, and additional resources
Proposed 10(j) Rule - View the proposed 10(j) rule
North Cascades Grizzly Restoration Draft EIS and Proposed 10(j) Informational Presentation - View the informational presentation on the Draft EIS and proposed 10(j) rule


Additional Resources

Grizzly Bear Videos - Visit the park's YouTube page for grizzly bear biology and bear safety videos

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Grizzly Bear Recovery

Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee

Last updated: January 26, 2024

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810 State Route 20
Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284


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