Hawks Nest and Glen Ferris Projects (FERC Nos.
Recreation Use Survey
Hawks Nest Hydro, LLC (Hawks Nest Hydro) owns and operates the 107 MW Hawks Nest-Glen Ferris Project, which is licensed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The current operating license for the Project was issued on December 11, 1987, and expires on December 31, 2017. Hawks Nest Hydro must file its application with the FERC for a new license no later than December 31, 2015. As part of the relicensing process, Hawks Nest Hydro is conducting studies on environmental resources to enable the FERC to prepare an environmental document and develop potential license articles. The purpose of this survey is to provide input to the Project’s Recreation Management Plan.