JIO and PAPO Boards of Directors to hold virtual meeting in April

PINEDALE, Wyo. - The Jonah Interagency Office (JIO) and Pinedale Anticline Project Office (PAPO) Boards of Directors will meet via Zoom on April 22, 2021. The PAPO Board meeting will take place from 1:00 p.m. to approximately 3 p.m. The JIO Board will meet immediately after the PAPO meeting and is expected to conclude by 4 pm.

Each board will review proposed budgets for 2021 and receive updates on active projects. The PAPO Board will make decisions on funding 2021 PAPO mitigation project proposals that were submitted in February. The JIO Board will make decisions on funding proposed 2021 mitigation projects submitted by the JIO interagency team.

Both meetings are open to the public. The link to register for the meeting is:

Agendas for the JIO and PAPO Board meetings can be found at

For more information, please contact Kellie Roadifer at 307-367-5309 or

The BLM manages more than 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. Diverse activities authorized on these lands generated $111 billion in economic output across the country in fiscal year 2019—more than any other agency in the Department of the Interior. These activities supported more than 498,000 jobs.

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