BLM Pinedale seeks public comments on grazing permit renewals
Comments due by January 3, 2014
by Bureau of Land Management
December 23, 2013
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Field Office (PFO) is seeking public comments prior to initiating an environmental assessment (EA) for grazing permit renewals in the Ryegrass area 10 miles west and southwest of Daniel Junction, Wyoming.
Livestock grazing permits in the James Ryegrass, Webb Draw, Brody Draw, East Aspen Ridge, Jewett Ryegrass and Home Individual allotments are up for renewal, a process undertaken every 10 years. The permits are currently issued solely for cattle on a little over 19 thousand acres.
Public participation is a key component of the EA process. The public is encouraged to identify specific issues, concerns or ideas to help ensure the best possible analysis. Written substantive comments may be emailed to BLM_WY_Pinedale_Grazing_Permit_Renewals@blm.gov with "Ryegrass Permits" in the subject line; faxed to 307-367-5329; or mailed or delivered to the BLM PFO, Attn: Travis Ames, P.O. Box, 768, 1625 W. Pine St., Pinedale, WY 82941.
Comments must be received by January 3, 2014.
Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment – including your personal identifying information – may be made publicly available at any time. While you may ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.
Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to contact the individual below during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the below individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours.
For more information, please contact Travis Ames at 307-367-5304.