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The Wind Energy Development Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) is being prepared by the U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management (BLM) with assistance from Argonne National Laboratory (Argonne).

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), an agency within the U.S. Department of the Interior, administers 264 million acres of America's public lands, located primarily in 12 western states. The BLM sustains the health, diversity, and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

The Washington Office Lands and Realty Group provides Bureau-wide leadership and guidance for implementing the authority of Section 302 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act to issue leases and permits for the use, occupancy, and development of the public lands, including wind energy development. Argonne National Laboratory is a U.S. Department of Energy national research center. Argonne's Environmental Assessment Division conducts applied research, assessment, and technology development in the following areas: risk and waste management; natural resource systems and integrated assessments; restoration, compliance, and pollution prevention; and environmental policy analysis and planning.

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For general questions about the Wind Energy Development Programmatic EIS web site or the Wind Energy Development Programmatic EIS, contact us at: windeiswebmaster@anl.gov

For further information on the Wind Energy Development Programmatic EIS, you may also contact:

Rick Stamm
Bureau of Land Management
rick_stamm@blm.gov
Phone: (202) 452-5185