BLM makes appointments to PAWG
Pinedale Anticline Working Group
by Bureau of Land Management
January 31, 2011
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Anticline Working Group (PAWG) has received confirmation of the appointment of nine new members, bringing the total PAWG membership to a full board of ten.
All ten members are appointed to achieve balance within three representative categories and throughout the PAWG itself. Gary Rees, representing the public-at-large in Category II, is the PAWG’s one previously appointed member. The nine new appointees are as follows:
Michael Kramer Category I - Adjacent Landowner
Paul Hagenstein Category I - Grazing Permittee
Cally McKee Category I - Energy and Mineral Development
Joy Bannon Category II - Dispersed Recreation
Stephanie Kessler Category II - Environmental Organization
Thomas Kearns Category II - Public-at-Large
Bart Myers Category III - Local Government (Sublette County)
Eugene Ninnie Category III - Local Government (Town of Pinedale)
John Anderson Category III - Academician
The PAWG is tasked with providing recommendations and advice to the BLM on the development and implementation of monitoring plans, mitigation and adaptive management decisions pertinent to oil and gas activities in the Pinedale Anticline Project Area.
The next PAWG meeting will take place on Thurs., Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. in the Pinedale Field Office Rendezvous Room at 1625 W. Pine St., Pinedale, Wyoming. The agenda includes an orientation session for new PAWG members and updates on water and air quality.
Additional information about the PAWG can be found at:
www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/field_offices/pinedale/pawg.html, or by contacting Shelley Gregory at 307-315-0612 or firstname.lastname@example.org.