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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Pinedale Field Office
 
Release Date: 02/18/14
Contacts: Shelley Gregory,    
  307-315-0612    

BLM Pinedale Seeks Public Comments on Grazing Permit Renewal


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Field Office is seeking public comments on a proposal to renew a livestock grazing permit for the James Ryegrass and Webb Draw Pasture allotments west and northwest of Pinedale, Wyo.

The preliminary environmental assessment is available at www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/info/NEPA/documents/pfo/grazing.html. A hard copy of the EA is available by calling 307-367-5304 no later than Feb. 28.

Public participation is a key component of the EA process and helps the BLM develop a reasonable range of alternative actions and a comprehensive environmental analysis. Written comments relating directly to this proposal and identifying specific issues, concerns, ideas or mitigation should be emailed to blm_wy_pinedale_grazing_permit_renew@blm.gov with “James/Webb Public Comment” in the subject line; faxed to 307-367-5329; or mailed or delivered to the BLM, Attn: Travis Ames, P.O. Box 768, 1625 W. Pine St., Pinedale WY 82941. Comments must be received by March 18.

Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment – including your personal identifying information – may be made publicly available at any time. While you may ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to contact the individual below during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the below individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours.

For more information, please contact Travis Ames at 307-367-5304.



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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Pinedale Field Office   1625 West Pine Street      PO Box 768      Pinedale, WY 82941  

Last updated: 02-18-2014