BLM seeks public comment on Upper Green River Cemetery District proposal to utilize BLM land for a cemetery


Bureau of Land Management

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Pinedale Field Office

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PINEDALE, Wyo. – The BLM Pinedale Field Office is seeking public comment concerning a proposal submitted by Upper Green River Cemetery District to acquire a parcel of BLM managed lands for second cemetery.  The Pinedale cemetery is running out of space, and there is a need of a second cemetery. 

To review the complete proposal, including a project map, and to submit comments visit the project website at  Comments may also be submitted via mail to: BLM Pinedale Field Office, Attn: Tracy Hoover, PO Box 768, Pinedale Wyoming 82941. Scoping comments will be accepted until April 14, 2023. 

Please be advised that if you include your address, phone number, email address or other personal information in your comments, your entire comment, including your personal information, may be publicly available at any time. While you may request that we withhold your personal information from public review, we cannot guarantee we will be able to do so. For more information, contact Tracy Hoover, (307) 367-5342. 

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 western states, including Alaska, on behalf of the American people. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. Our mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.