Washington, D.C. – Wyoming’s congressional delegation sent a letter today to Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment Mark E. Rey of the Department of Agriculture to seek continual dialogue about the recent decrease in grazing permits in
A copy of the letter is below:
January 22, 2008
Mark E. Rey
Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment
United States Department of Agriculture
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, Dear Under Secretary Rey:
We request your oversight of the grazing program on the
Livestock grazing on National Forest lands has a strong tradition in
There is great opportunity for Forest Service managers and livestock ranchers to come together in the best interest of our public lands. Please encourage dialogue between USDA Forest Service officials and grazing permittees to bring this ongoing conflict to a close.
Dear Under Secretary Rey:
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Senator Michael Enzi Senator John Barrasso Representative Barbara Cubin