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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

Oregon / Washington

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Project: Dry Bone Complex Archaeological Project

Project Status: Planning Completed
Office Location: none
Resource Area: Andrews
NEPA #: OR-B060-2013-0028-EA  FONSI/Decision Record
Document Publish Date: 1/06/2014
Summary: The decision is to implement the Proposed Action which will a11ow the University of Oregon under the direction of Dr. Patrick O'Grady to operate a limited excavation research field camp at Dry Bone Complex consisting of six or less people over a time period of at least one week and not to exceed six weeks between January 30, 2013 and April 30, 2014. The limited excavation will be to assess the possibility of intact subsurface cultural materials.
Public Protest/Appeal Start Date : 1/06/2014
Public Protest/Appeal End Date : 2/20/2014
Contact: Burns District Office
Contact Phone: 541-573-4400
Program Areas: Cultural
NEPA #: OR-B060-2013-0028-EA  Environmental Assessment / FONSI
Document Publish Date: 11/20/2013
Summary: The proposed action would serve a dual purpose or objective: 1) determine whether there are undisturbed sediments in the subsurface areas below the bone concentrations and 2) retrieve information important to the prehistory and early contact occupation of the area from undisturbed sediments.
Public Review Start Date : 11/20/2013
Public Review End Date : 12/20/2013
Contact: Burns District Office
Contact Phone: 541-573-4400
Program Areas: Cultural