BLM seeks public comment on proposed land acquisition
April 29, 2021
MISSOULA – The public is invited to comment on a proposal by the Bureau of Land Management to acquire more land in the Blackfoot River Watershed.
The BLM's Missoula Field Office seeks public input on a proposed land acquisition from The Nature Conservancy of 11,000 acres in the Ninemile-Woodchuck area of the watershed. The comment period for an environmental assessment evaluating the impacts of acquiring the acreage will close on May 24.
The proposed acquisition is in Missoula County about 30 miles east of Missoula. The public can access the area via Johnsrud Road in the Lower Blackfoot C...