News Release

For Release: January 21, 2009    
Contact: Rich Williams (760) 872-5033
CA-CC-09-25

Chalfant Public Land Stewardship Group Meeting Announced

The Chalfant Public Land Stewardship Group and the Bureau of Land Management's Bishop Field Office will hold a short public meeting on January 28 regarding stewardship of the public lands. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. at the Chalfant Community Center.

"We will be discussing a trash clean up of the public lands on the east side of the community. You are encouraged to attend this meeting to participate in the planning for this project," said Kyle Goin, chair for the stewardship group. "The BLM will to be present to listen to your comments regarding the public lands which surround the community of Chalfant."

"The BLM supports the grass roots effort of local leaders and citizens to frame a community strategy to maintain the character of our public lands," said Rich Williams, outdoor recreation planner in BLM’s Bishop office. 

For more information, contact Goin at (760) 873-6170 or Williams at (760) 872- 5033.

-BLM-

BLM Bishop Field Office, 351 Pacu Lane, Bishop, Ca 93514