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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Buffalo Field Office
 
Release Date: 02/04/13
Contacts: Lesley A. Elser    
  307-261-7603    

Public Comments Requested for Proposed Sale of Public Lands in Campbell County


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Buffalo Field Office is requesting input on a proposed non-competitive (direct) sale of public land in Campbell County, Wyo, under the authority of Section 203 FLPMA, (90 Stat. 2750, 43 U.S.C. 1713). The BLM published a notice of realty action in the Federal Register on Feb. 4, 2013, which opens a 45-day public comment period.

The BLM is considering a direct sale of 4.15 acres of public land in Campbell County, Wyo., at no less than the appraised fair market value to the Craig G. and Peggy S. Means Revocable Trust. The proposed sale is to resolve a trespass. The proposal is in conformance with the BLM Buffalo Resource Management Plan (RMP) approved on October 4, 1985. The parcel is identified for disposal in the RMP Record of Decision.

An environmental assessment (EA) is being prepared to analyze the proposed land sale. Mail or deliver written comments to: Field Manager, Buffalo Field Office, 1425 Fort Street, Buffalo, WY 82834. Comments may also be e-mailed to buffalo_wymail@blm.gov with “Campbell County Land Sale” in the subject line. Comments will be accepted until March 21, 2013.

The Federal Register Notice is located at:  www.blm.gov/wy/en/info/NEPA/documents/bfo/campbell.html

For more information, contact BLM Realty Specialist Claire Oliverius at 307-684-1178.



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: 02-04-2013