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Pinedale Field Office
Release Date: 09/16/11
Contacts: Shelley Gregory    

JIO/PAPO Sets Project Application Deadline

The Jonah Interagency Office (JIO) and the Pinedale Anticline Project Office (PAPO) will accept applications for the funding of mitigation projects planned for 2012 until Oct. 31.

All applications will be evaluated by the JIO/PAPO based on the likelihood of producing positive mitigation results. Recommendations for funding will be forwarded to the governing Board of Directors and a final decision made in March. There is no guarantee that an application will be funded.

Potential applicants are encouraged to visit the JIO/PAPO website at for more information on the types of projects which are considered for funding or contact a member of the JIO/PAPO team at 307-367-5300 for assistance.

Applicants should use the funding application available at for JIO projects or for PAPO projects. Applications and supporting documents should be submitted by email to or mailed to JIO/PAPO, P.O. Box 768, 1625 W. Pine St., Pinedale, WY 82941. Receipt of applications will be verified with senders within five business days.

For more information, please contact the JIO/PAPO project coordinator at 307-367-5386.

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 sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Pinedale Field Office   1625 West Pine Street      Pinedale WY 82941  

Last updated: 09-16-2011