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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Kemmerer Field Office and Pinedale Field Office
 
Release Date: 05/04/11
Contacts: Shelley Gregory    
  307-315-0612    

BLM Kemmerer and Pinedale Field Offices Offer Firewood Permits


The Bureau of Land Management Kemmerer (KFO) and Pinedale Field Offices (PFO) will issue firewood permits beginning Monday, May 16.

Permits are available at the KFO, 312 Hwy. 189 N., Kemmerer, Wyo. and the PFO, 1625 W. Pine St., Pinedale, Wyo. between the hours of 7:45 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Permits are limited and will be issued on a first-come-first-served basis until Nov. 1.

There is a three cord minimum of firewood per individual permit and an eight cord maximum. The cost is $5.00 per cord. Permit tags are to be filled out and attached to the load of wood before it is removed from the cutting area.

Weather and road conditions may affect the start date of permit sales. In the event of poor conditions, the beginning date of permit sales may be pushed back.

For more information, please contact the KFO at 307-828-4500 or the PFO at 307-367-5300.



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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Kemmerer Field Office and Pinedale Field Office   312 Highway 189 North, Kemmerer WY 83101      1625 West Pine, Pinedale WY 82941  

Last updated: 05-04-2011