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Environmental Impact Statement released for proposed reservoir near Hyattville

WORLAND – Last week the Bureau of Land Management Worland Field Office released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Alkali Creek Reservoir Project near Hyattville.

 

May 9, 2019

WORLAND – Last week the Bureau of Land Management Worland Field Office released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Alkali Creek Reservoir Project near Hyattville.

The proposed project, from the Wyoming Water Development Office (WWDO), supports the BLM's commitment to modernizing infrastructure and is consistent with Wyoming's 2015 Water Strategy.

According to the EIS, "After eight years of conducting studies and scoping, the WWDO determined locations in Wyoming that need reservoirs. The WWDO is proposing to develop a water storage reservoir on Alkali Creek to reduce l...



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