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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Lander Field Office
 
Release Date: 04/27/10
Contacts: Sarah Beckwith    
  307-347-5207    

Three Forks Atlantic City Road Closed


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Lander Field Office announced today that the Three Forks Atlantic City Road is closed at Harris Slough due to a washout.

The washout was reported by a BLM engineer on April 26 and is located approximately 13 miles east of Atlantic City on private land. Closure signs have been placed approximately ¼ mile from the washout on either side of the road. Repairs are anticipated to begin next week.

Road washout.Road washout.

Due to higher than average precipitation, there may be additional road failures throughout Fremont County this spring. Please travel with caution.

For more information, please contact the Lander Field Office at 307-332-8400.



The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Lander Field Office   1335 Main      PO Box 589      Lander, WY 82520-0589  

Last updated: 04-27-2010