Get Involved (Public Involvement)

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Comment Letter

  • DLUA/DEIS comment Instructions
  • Hearing and Protest Info

Confidentiality Notice – Individual respondents may request confidentiality. If you wish to withhold your name or street address from public review or disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your written comments. Such requests will be honored to the extent allowed by the law. All submissions from businesses, organizations and individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses will be available for public inspection in their entirety.

  • How to get on the mailing list:
    • 1) use one of the comment forms on this site (download or print), check “Yes” for the mailing list, and mail or fax it to BLM.

      The Address of the East Lynn Lake Project Manager is:

Bureau of Land Management
Kurt Wadzinski
Environmental Planner/Coordinator
Northeastern States Field Office
626 E. Wisconsin Ave., Suite 200
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Office: 414-297-4408
Fax: 414-297-4405

    • 2) send an e-mail to EastLynnLakeComments@blm.gov requesting to be added to the mailing list, and be sure to include your name, address, and e-mail.
    • How to ask a question or get more information - You can e-mail questions or comments to the BLM at EastLynnLakeComments@blm.gov or you can write to BLM at the address listed below

Contacts for BLM, OSM, and USACE

Bureau of Land Management
Kurt Wadzinski
Environmental Planner/Coordinator
Northeastern States Field Office
626 E. Wisconsin Ave., Suite 200
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Office: 414-297-4408
Fax: 414-297-4405

US Army Corps of Engineers
John Preston
502 Eighth St
Huntington, WV 25571
Phone: 304-399-5870

Office of Surface Mining
Gerald Waddle
530 Gay Street, Suite 500
Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone: 865-545-4103


OHV use

OHV Use at ELL

Marina

Marina at ELL

Camp Ground

ELL Camp Ground


Links
US Army Corps of Engineers
http://www.usace.army.mil

US Army Corps of Engineers
http://www.lrh.usace.army.mil/projects/lakes/elt

US Office of Surface Mining

http://www.osmre.gov/osm.htm

West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

http://www.wvdnr.gov

West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection

http://www.dep.state.wv.us

Endangered Species Act (ESA)

http://www.fws.gov/Endangered/esa.html

Federal Land Management and Policy Act (FLPMA)

http://www.blm.gov/flpma/

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

http://ceq.eh.doe.gov/nepa/nepanet.htm

Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA)
http://www.osmre.gov/smcra.htm

Water Resource and Development Act of 1999

http://www.fws.gov/habitatconservation/Omnibus/WRDA1999.pdf
http://www.fws.gov/habitatconservation/wrda.htm

BLM Regulations for Competitive Leasing

http://www.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/waisidx_98/43cfr3420_98.html
http://www.es.blm.gov/minerals/leasing_instr.php