BLM seeks comments on Pumpkin Creek grazing EA

(MILES CITY, Mont.) – The BLM Miles City Field Office is accepting public comments on a preliminary environmental assessment which describes options for grazing on the Pumpkin Creek Allotment, located about 15 miles south of Miles City.

Deadline for comments is Aug. 4.

The BLM will select a grazing alternative which will be detailed in a Proposed Decision after considering comments. The Miles City Field Office anticipates that the decision to implement the selected alternative will take place before Dec. 1, 2020.

More information, relevant documents and a venue for submitting comments are available on the BLM e-Planning project website at Search using the NEPA number: DOI-BLM-MT-C020-2020-0040-EA.

Comments can also be hand-delivered or mailed to: BLM Miles City Field Office, Attn: Christina Stuart, 111 Garryowen Road, Miles City, MT 59301.

Persons providing comments are advised that before including their address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information, that their entire comment – including personal identifying information – may be made publicly available at any time. While those commenting can ask in their comments to withhold identifying information from public review, the BLM cannot guarantee that they will be able to do so.

For more information contact BLM Project Manager Christina Stuart at (406) 233-2815.

This year, we invite everyone to reimagine your public lands as we celebrate 75 years of the BLM’s stewardship and service to the American people. The BLM manages approximately 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The agency’s mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. 

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Mark Jacobsen