U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
For Release: June 11, 2008
BLM Schedules Public Meetings for West Fry Wind Energy Project
The Bureau of Land Management has scheduled public scoping meetings for the West Fry wind energy generation facility project, which proposes to install approximately 34 wind turbines and ancillary electric facilities on approximately 3,100 acres of public lands in the West Fry Mountains, within the Johnson Valley off-highway vehicle area northeast of Lucerne Valley, in San Bernardino County, California.
The BLM published a notice of intent (NOI) to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) and plan amendment for the project on May 23, 2008.
The NOI initiated a 45-day scoping period for the public to provide comments on issues to be addressed in the EIS. BLM will host two scoping meetings:
Comments must be submitted in writing or via email by July 11 to the following address:
For further information contact project manager, Joan Patrovsky (760-252-6032) or environmental coordinator, Edythe Seehafer (760-252-6021) of the Bureau of Land Management, Barstow Field Office or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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