BLM to host oil shale, tar sands meetings in Utah
The Bureau of Land Management is hosting public meetings in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming to answer questions about and solicit comments on its oil shale and tar sands Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (Draft PEIS).
The Utah meetings will be held at 7 p.m. at two locations: Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Westin Plaza Hotel
1684 West Highway 40, Vernal; and
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Grand America Hotel
555 South Main Street, Salt Lake City.
BLM officials will be on hand to take written comments and assist with the commenting process. The Draft PEIS is being prepared by the BLM to assess a range of management alternatives for future oil-shale and tar-sands activities on public lands.