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NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY NOVEMBER 30, 2018

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency published the notice of availability (NOA) for the Western Energy Company’s Rosebud Mine Area F Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) in the Federal Register on November 30, 2018. The NOA and FEIS have been added to the project Document Library. OSMRE announces the release of the Final Environmental Impact Statement prepared to evaluate the environmental effects of the Rosebud Mine Area F new mining plan. OSMRE will issue a Record of Decision to document a decision on the project a minimum of 30 days after publishing the Final EIS.

Project Milestones

Notice of Intent (NOI) To Initiate Public Scoping and Prepare an EIS for Area F Published in Federal Register: August 27, 2013

Public Scoping Meeting: September 12, 2013

Notice of Availability for Draft EIS published in Federal Register: January 5, 2018

Draft EIS Public Comment Period: January 5, 2018 - March 5, 2018

Notice of Availability for Final EIS published in Federal Register: November 30, 2018

Publish Record of Decision (ROD): January 2019

Page Last Modified/Reviewed: 11/29/18

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