Upcoming EPA Public Meeting

The EPA released for public comment a draft scientific study of the Bristol Bay Watershed and its natural resources. A public meeting will be held in Anchorage on Monday, June 4, 2012 at the University of Alaska, Wendy Williamson Auditoriam at 5:30 pm.

There are several ways to submit your comments:

  1. Submit them online at regulations.gov, follow the online instructions for submitting comments to Docket # EPA-HQ-ORD-2012-0276.
  2. Send an email to ORD.Docket@epa.gov; include docket #EPA-HQ-ORD-2012-0276 in the subject line of the email.
  3. Fax them to: 202-566-1753; include the docket # EPA-HQ-ORD-2012-0276 in the subject line of the fax.
  4. Send a letter to the EPA Bristol Bay docket at:
                     Office of Environmental Information (OEI) Docket (Mail Code: 2822T)
                      Docket # EPA-HQ-ORD-2012-0276
                      U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
                      1200 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
                      Washington, DC 20460

     5.   Comment at a public meeting during the week of June 4-7, 2012.

Public Comments will be accepted on the draft watershed assessment through July 23, 2012. Make a request to accomodate language or other special needs by contacting Judy Smith (smith.judy@epa.gov), 503-326-6994. For additional information please visit http://yosemite.epa.gov/R10/ECOCOMM.NSF/bristol+bay/bristolbay   or the Pebble Watch Website at https://pebblewatch.app.s360.is.