Field Offices informal guidance

scheduled conference calls to remind staff of the regulation and policy review. vi. Mitigation Actions – FWS Mitigation Policy In 2016, FWS finalized revisions to its 1981 Mitigation Policy, which guides FWS recommendations on mitigating the adverse impacts of land and water development on fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats. 40 Some stakeholders believe the […]

Decision-space to reduce or

fy any discretionary eliminate burdens. Addressing any potential issues, along with providing consistency with the  Neodymium Magnets Mitigation Manual is expected to provide greater predictability (internally and externally), reduce conflicts, and may reduce permitting/authorizations time. Success will be measured in terms of complying with the NTSA and identifying and allowing compatible multiple uses. FWS iv. […]

Rare Earth Disc Welcomed!

tcontracts, should be avoided to the greatest extent possible to protect river values. Manual 6400 will be reviewed following the proposed revisions to Neodymium Magnets Mitigation Manual Section and Handbook to ensure that it conforms to Neodymium Magnets revised mitigation guidance. Although the requirements for minerals and mineral withdrawals are legally mandated under the mining […]