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Final Upper Great Plains Wind Energy PEIS

The Final Upper Great Plains (UGP) Wind Energy Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) is available for browsing, downloading, or printing in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.

If you wish to be sent a CD-ROM version of the Final UGP Wind Energy PEIS, use the Final UGP Wind Energy PEIS Order Form.

For your convenience, the Final UGP Wind Energy PEIS is available as two files representing the 2 volumes of the Final PEIS.

Upper Great Plains Wind Energy Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement: Final (April 2015, DOE/EIS-0408)
PDF Volume 1: Executive Summary and Chapters 1-11 (53.5 MB, 882 pages)
PDF Volume 2: Appendices A-F (32.7 MB, 278 pages)

In addition, the Final Programmatic Biological Assessment, including the associated Project and Species Consistency Evaluation forms and the USFWS concurrence letter, are available for downloading in PDF format.

PDF Final Upper Great Plains Wind Energy Programmatic Biological Assessment (26.4 MB, 316 pages)
PDF Project Consistency Evaluation Form (59 KB, 2 pages)
Species Consistency Evaluation Forms
PDF USFWS Concurrence Letter (4.7 MB, 28 pages)

Records of Decision

The records of decision for the Western Area Power Administration and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are available below for online browsing/downloading.

Western Area Power Administration

PDF Signed ROD (428 KB, 9 pages)
PDF Federal Register Notice of ROD (214 KB, 3 pages)

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

PDF Signed Record of Decision (1.6 MB, 24 pages)
PDF Federal Register Notice for Record of Decision (193 KB, 2 pages)
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Draft PEIS

The Draft UGP Wind Energy PEIS is available for download as a single file.

Upper Great Plains Wind Energy Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement: Draft (March 2013, DOE/EIS-0408)
PDF Draft UGP Wind Energy PEIS (22.5 MB, 938 pages)