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Nimrod Lake & Blue Mountain Lake
Master Plan Revisions 

Land Classifications

Interactive Maps

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Lake Nimrod

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Blue Mountain Lake

Thank You!

We have received your comments and appreciate your interest in Nimrod Lake and Blue Mountain Lake.

Your input is vital to ensure USACE is able to ensure these locations continue to serve the nation as valuable natural resources.

For more information on the progress of the master plan revisions for these lakes please make sure to check this website and the Little Rock District Facebook page.

What is NEPA?

The National Environmental Policy Act is our basic national charter for protection of the environment. It is foremost a procedural law that helps ensure that federal decision makers take a hard look at the potential effects of a proposed action and allow the public and other stakeholders to comment on the federal agency’s effects analysis and consideration of reasonable alternatives. The NEPA analysis helps these decision makers understand the environmental consequences of the alternatives in comparative form before making a decision. This “hard look” is informed by the public and other stakeholders, starting with a project or study’s scoping phase.

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The environmental review process that accompanies Corps planning studies and its value to the public are not always easy to understand. Recognizing this, and to help the public and organizations effectively participate in federal agency environmental reviews, the Council on Environmental Quality wrote the informational A Citizen’s Guide to the NEPA