COMMENTS: Governors urge state consultation in BLM Planning 2.0 Initiative

Western Governors sent the following comments on May 25, 2016, to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regarding its proposed rule, Resource Management Planning, under its Planning 2.0 Initiative. BLM's stated goal of the Proposal was to clarify existing language, address landscape-scale issues, and more effectively involve the public and other governmental entities. The Governors countered that "this attempt at clarity has failed," and instead creates more confusion and reduces transparency. The comments suggest meaningful consultation with Western Governors to remedy issues. Read, download the Comments


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