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San Juan Mine

Environmental Impact Statement for the San Juan Mine Deep Lease Extension Mining Plan Modification

Welcome to the OSMRE webpage for the San Juan Mine Deep Lease Extension (DLE) Mining Plan Modification Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). Here you will be able to view and download Project/EIS documents as they become available to the public. The following content is available on this website:

  • For more information about the San Juan Mine DLE see About the Project.
  • When available, the EIS and other supporting documentation will be posted in the Document Library.
  • The Public Involvement page provides information on how to submit a comment, the comment period, and public meetings.
  • Contact information for the OSMRE personnel managing the EIS process.

  • OSMRE will be soliciting public comments on the Draft EIS from May 25 to July 9, 2018. OSMRE must receive your electronic or written comments by July 9, 2018. OSMRE will host public meetings where written and oral comments may be submitted at the following times and locations:

  • On Monday, June 25th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center at 2401 12th St. NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  • On Tuesday, June 26th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Farmington City Civic Center at 200 West Arrington St., Farmington, New Mexico.
  • On Wednesday, June 27th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Ute Community Center at 785 Sunset Blvd., Towaoc, Colorado.
  • On Thursday, June 28th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Shiprock High School approximately a half-mile west on US-64 from US-491 in Shiprock, New Mexico.
  • On Friday, June 29th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Durango Community Recreation Center at 2700 Main Avenue, Durango, Colorado.

  • Comments may be submitted in writing or by e-mail. At the top of your letter or in the subject line of your e-mail message, please indicate that the comments are “San Juan EIS Comments. ”

  • E-mail comments should be sent to: osm-nepa-nm@osmre.gov.
  • Comments delivered by U.S. Postal Service Express Mail or by courier service should be sent to: Gretchen Pinkham, OSMRE
    C/O Catalyst Environmental Solutions
    P.O. Box 56539
    Sherman Oaks, CA 91413
  • Page Last Modified/Reviewed: 5/16/18

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