SALT LAKE CITY — The Bureau of Land Management’s Utah Resource Advisory Council will host a meeting and conference call on Feb. 28, from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
The advisory council will be updated on the Utah Greater Sage-Grouse Draft Land Use Plan Amendment and environmental impact statement process and the preliminary results of the public comment period. The council is also asked to provide their collective input on the draft plan and impact statement and to produce a draft letter for submission to the BLM-Utah State Director.
Those attending in person should meet at the BLM-Utah State Office, Monument Conference Room, 5th floor, 440 W. 200 S., Salt Lake City. A 30-minute public comment period will take place from 9-9:30 a.m.
Public participants wishing to listen to the teleconference, orally present written material during the teleconference, or submit written comments for the advisory should notify, no later than 4:30 p.m., Feb. 21:
- Sherry Foot, Special Programs Coordinator, BLM-Utah State Office
- 440 W. 200 S., Salt Lake City, Utah 84101
- Telephone: 801-539-4195
- Email: [email protected]
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 manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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