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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Pinedale Field Office
 
Release Date: 08/16/13
Contacts: Shelley Gregory,    
  307-315-0612    

PAPO Sets Project Application Deadline


The Pinedale Anticline Project Office (PAPO) is accepting applications for potential 2014 project funding until Oct. 31.

The project ranking score sheet emphasizes projects that specifically benefit mule deer and sage-grouse, with preference given to projects that are located within the Pinedale Anticline Project Area. Air quality projects will also be considered.

All submitted applications will be reviewed by PAPO staff. Final funding decisions will likely be made by the PAPO Board of Directors at its May 2014 meeting in Pinedale, Wyo. There is no guarantee that any submitted application will be funded.

Potential applicants are encouraged to visit www.wy.blm.gov/jio-papo/index.htm for more information about the PAPO and for the 2014 application, score sheet and guidelines. All project applications and any supporting documents must be submitted by email to egdecker@blm.gov by 5 p.m. on Oct. 31 to be considered for 2014 funding. Receipt of submitted applications will be acknowledged.

For more information, please contact PAPO Project Coordinator Eric Decker at 307-367-5386.



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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Last updated: 08-16-2013