BLM Moab and Monticello Field offices to hold online Customer Service Week

Moab, Utah  The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Canyon Country District will host an online Customer Service Week, Monday, February 1 through Friday, February 5, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Mountain Time on the online meeting platform, Zoom. There is no cost to attend any of the sessions.

Participants will learn about BLM processes, laws, and regulations with the goal of fostering a greater understanding of agency requirements and procedures. Participants will have the opportunity to interact in real-time with BLM specialists and learn more about specific processes.

The sessions will cover topics including how to complete a land use application, explain the requirements for NEPA, and highlight some of the resources considered in processing an application. All presentations will be recorded for later viewing. The webinar's goal is to provide community leaders, private landowners, business owners, and others with information about BLM processes and demonstrating why the BLM requests specific information and how it is used to process land-use applications and permits.

 "There is a lot of information regarding BLM processes, and having staff available to answer questions at a webinar like this is a great way for the BLM to improve customer service," said Canyon Country District Manager Gary Torres.

 Please register in advance for this webinar here: https://blm.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_6SSvGKl8Qla-1DP2Wemw4g.

 After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

 The agenda is as follows:

 Monday (2/1/2021)

  • Introduction to BLM Canyon Country
  • Lands and Realty Application Process
  • Film Permit Application Process

Tuesday (2/2/2021)

  • Recreation Permitting Process
  • Recreation Program Operations

Wednesday (2/3/2021)

  • Archaeology
  • Partnerships

Thursday (2/4/2021)

  • Grazing Program
  • Invasive Weeds Management

Friday (2/5/2021)

  • NEPA Basics

 Questions may be directed to Nicollee Gaddis-Wyatt, Moab Field Manager, at ngaddiswyatt@blm.gov,  (435) 259-2119, or Amber Johnson, Monticello Field Manager, at a2johnson@blm.gov,  (435) 587-1506.

 

Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to leave a message or question for the above individual. The FRS is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Replies are provided during normal business hours.


The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in the 11 Western states and Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. In fiscal year 2018, the diverse activities authorized on BLM-managed lands generated $105 billion in economic output across the country. This economic activity supported 471,000 jobs and contributed substantial revenue to the U.S. Treasury and state governments, mostly through royalties on minerals.

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Organization

Bureau of Land Management

Office

Canyon Country District Office

Contacts

Name:
Nicollee Gaddis-Wyatt
Phone: