Legal Notice and Request for Comments for the Environmental Assessment on Six Sheep and Goat Grazing Allotments
Legal Notice and Request for Comments for the Environmental Assessment
on Six Sheep and Goat Grazing Allotments
Opportunity to Comment on the Center Six Allotments EA
The Forest Service, Manti-La Sal National Forest, Ferron/Price Ranger
District, is preparing an Environmental Assessment for South Skyline,
Booth Canyon, Potters Canyon, Joes Valley, Reeder Ridge, and Black
Canyon Sheep and Goat Allotments. The Forest Service proposes to
authorize continued grazing use within these allotments.
These six allotments are located about 15 miles west of Huntington,
Utah. Specifically they are on the east slope of the Wasatch Plateau,
extending from Skyline Ridge eastward to the Millers Flat road. These
allotments are situated between Highway 31 on the north and Joes
Valley Reservoir on the south.
The proposed action description and other information are available
for review at the Ferron/Price District Office or on our website at:
Additional information regarding this action can be obtained from:
Mark Chamberlain, (435) 636-3585, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to Comment and Timeframe
Individuals and organizations wishing to be eligible to object must
meet the information requirements of 36 CFR 218 Subparts A and B.
It is the responsibility of persons providing comments to submit them
by the close of the comment period. Only those who submit timely and
specific written comments regarding the proposed project during a
public comment period established by the responsible official are
eligible to file an objection under Â§218.
Written, facsimile, hand-delivered, and electronic comments
concerning this action will be accepted for 30 calendar days following
the publication of this notice in the Price Sun Advocate. The
publication date in the newspaper of record is the exclusive means for
calculating the comment period for this analysis. Those wishing to
comment should not rely upon dates or timeframe information provided
by any other source. The regulations prohibit extending the length of
the comment period
Written comments must be submitted to: Darren Olsen - District
Ranger, Ferron/Price Ranger District, P.O. Box 310, 115 West Canyon
Road, Ferron, Utah 84523; phone: (435) 636-3581; fax: (435) 384-3296.
The office business hours for those submitting hand-delivered comments
are: 8:00 A.M to 4:30 P.M. Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.
Electronic comments must be submitted in a format such as an email
message, plain text (.txt), rich text format (.rtf), or Word (.doc) to
email@example.com . In cases where
no identifiable name is attached to a comment, a verification of
identity will be required for objection eligibility. If using an
electronic message, a scanned signature is one way to provide
For objection eligibility each individual or representative from each
entity submitting timely and specific written comments regarding the
proposed project must either sign the comments or verify identity upon
Published in the Sun Advocate February 27, 2014.
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