Notice of Intent To Amend the Resource Management Plan for the
Rawlins Field Office and Associated Environmental Assessment, Wyoming
AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.
ACTION: Notice of Intent.
SUMMARY: In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of
1969 (NEPA), as amended, and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act
of 1976 (FLPMA), as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
Rawlins Field Office (RFO), Rawlins, Wyoming, intends to prepare a
Resource Management Plan (RMP) amendment with an associated
Environmental Assessment (EA) for the RFO and by this notice is
announcing the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public
comments and identify issues.
DATES: This notice initiates the public scoping process for the RMP
amendment with associated EA. Comments on issues may be submitted in
writing until May 11, 2012. The dates and locations of any scoping
meetings will be announced at least 15 days in advance through the
local news media, newspapers, and the BLM Web site at: http://www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/programs/Planning/rmps/rawlins.html.
In order to
be included in the analysis, all comments must be received prior to the
close of the 30-day scoping period or 30 days after the last public
meeting, whichever is later. The BLM will provide additional
opportunities for public participation, as appropriate.
ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on issues and planning criteria
related to the Rawlins RMP Visual Resource Management Amendment and Areas of Critical Environmental Concern
Documentation/EA by any of the following methods:
Web site: http://www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/programs/Planning/rmps/rawlins.html.
. Please reference
``Rawlins VRM Review'' in the subject line.
Mail: Bureau of Land Management, Rawlins Field Office,
1300 North Third Street, P.O. Box 2407, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301-2407.
All comments must include a legible full name and address on the
envelope, letter, fax, postcard, or email.
Documents pertinent to this proposal may be examined at the Rawlins
Field Office, 1300 North Third Street, Rawlins, Wyoming.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Or to have your name added to our
mailing list, contact John Spehar, Rawlins Field Office Plan Amendment
Team Leader, telephone 307-328-4200; address, Bureau of Land
Management, Rawlins Field Office, 1300 North Third Street, P.O. Box
2407, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301-2407; email, firstname.lastname@example.org
. 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 above
individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours
a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above
individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours.To read the full notice.... http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-04-11/html/2012-8683.htm