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Commission to adopt natural resource plan

The county commission is set to put its stamp of approval on a new Natural Resource Management Plan next week. The plan has been developed by Y2 Consultants and is intended as a tool to allow the commission to have a substantive impact on federal decisions, plans, policies and programs.

The public comment period for the plan has now ended. According to Bree Burton of Y2 Consultants, a total of 25 comments were considered by the steering committee and commission and were incorporated as appropriate.

“There were not any significant changes in response to public comments, mostly just clarificatio...