On Wednesday, the Forest Service will release a draft environmental analysis that examines the impacts on meadows from 42 separate motorized routes in the Eldorado National Forest. The routes were closed by court order last year pending the outcome of a supplemental environmental impact statement.
The draft statement will be available for public review and comment on the internet at: www.fs.usda.gov/eldorado.
An open house to discuss the statement will be 4-8 p.m. March 5 at Turtle Rock Community Center in Markleeville.
Two other open houses will be held in Placerville and Jackson.
"I hope interested people will take time to …