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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Central California District
 
Release Date: 09/20/12
Contacts: David Christy, (916) 941-3146    
News Release No. CC-12-82

BLM Takes Comments on Bishop Mill Environmental Assessment


The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Bishop Field Office is taking public comments on an environmental assessment (EA) of a proposed plan to re-activate the Bishop Mill in northern Inyo County.

Issues and alternatives identified through public scoping have been incorporated into this environmental review. The EA completed for this proposed project has been posted on the internet for a 30-day public review and comment period at http:/www.blm.gov/ca/bishop.  To be considered in the environmental review, comments must be received by Friday, Oct. 19.

Written comments should be addressed to the Bureau of Land Management, Bishop Field Office, 351 Pacu Lane, Suite 100, Bishop, CA 93514; Attn: Bishop Mill Project. Comments may also be submitted via email to BLM_CA_Bishop_Public_Comment@blm.gov; Subject: Bishop Mill Project.

If you would like a hard copy of the EA, or have further questions regarding the proposed Plan of Operations for the Bishop Mill, please contact Collin Reinhardt, geologist with the BLM Bishop Field Office at (760) 872-5024.




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Last updated: 09-21-2012