Public Notice of the Intent to Prepare an Environmental Assessment for Safety of Dams Modifications at Guernsey Dam

Media Contact: Lyle D. Myler, (307) 261-5676

For Release: February 29, 2012

The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) is announcing that an Environmental Assessment (EA) will be prepared for Safety of Dams modifications at Guernsey Dam.

Reclamation will prepare an EA to evaluate environmental effects of conducting corrective actions at Guernsey Dam as part of Reclamation's Safety of Dams (SOD) Program.

Written inquiries may be submitted to Reclamation's Wyoming Area Office at the following address: Wyoming Area Office, P.O. Box 1630, Mills, WY 82644-1630

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Relevant Link:

Wyoming Area Office Home Page