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Great Plains Region
Billings, Mont.
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John H. Lawson
(307) 261-5671
Mark Andersen
(406) 247-7610

Released On: January 12, 2005

Public Comments Sought for the Preparation of the Draft Anchor Reservoir Resource Management Plan
The Bureau of Reclamation is seeking public comment for use in the preparation of the Anchor Reservoir Resource Management Plan. Reclamation is in the process of preparing an integrated document to develop and implement plans for land use, and the development and protection of natural, cultural, and recreational resources at Anchor Reservoir. Reclamation proposes to implement moderate recreational developments under existing management conditions at Anchor Reservoir. Please provide any comments you may have concerning the past, present and future resource management at Anchor Reservoir for use by Reclamation in developing a draft resource management plan. Written comments must be received by close of business on Monday, February 7, 2005, and should be sent to: Wyoming Area Manager, Bureau of Reclamation, Wyoming Area Office, P.O. Box 1630, Mills, WY 82644. Comments may also be e-mailed to jlawson@gp.usbr.gov.

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