Eagle Scoping

Public Input Process

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Public Scoping Meetings

Written comment forms were available at these meetings.

July 22, 2014: Sacramento, CA, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Red Lion Hotel Woodlake Conference Center, 500 Leisure Lane, Sacramento, CA, 95815 [map]

July 24, 2014: Minneapolis, MN, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., DoubleTree Bloomington-MSP South, 7800 Normandale Blvd., Bloomington, MN 55439 [map]

July 29, 2014: Albuquerque, NM, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., DoubleTree Albuquerque, 201 Marquette Avenue Northwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102 [map]

July 31, 2014: Denver, CO, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Holiday Inn Denver Airport, 6900 Tower Rd, Denver, CO 80249 [map]

August 7, 2014: Washington, DC, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., South Interior Building, 1951 Constitution Ave, NW Washington, DC 20240. [map]

Topics that were highlighted at the public input meetings:

In addition to the topics discussed above, during this scoping process the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service invited the public to provide input on any provision of the eagle permit regulations and eagle management program.

Learn more about the topics that were highlighted at the public scoping meetings.

Download Federal Register notice - Eagle Permits; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment or an Environmental Impact Statement, June 23, 2014

Submit Written Comments

There are two ways to submit written comments:


Submit a Comment Via Regulations.gov

By Hard Copy

Submit by U.S. mail or hand-deliver to: Public Comments Processing, Attn: FWS-R9-MB-2011-0094; Division of Policy and Directives Management; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, MS 2042-PDM, Arlington, VA 22203. (Please note in your submission that your comments are in regard to Eagle Management and Permitting.)

Please submit comments by only one of the methods described above. We will post all information received on http://www.regulations.gov.

To ensure consideration of written comments, they must be submitted on or before September 22, 2014.

Public Availability of Comments

All written comments become part of the public record associated with this action. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that the entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. All submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, will be made available for public disclosure in their entirety.

For Further Information

Contact: Eliza Savage, at 703-358-2329, or . Individuals who are hearing impaired or speech impaired may call the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8337 for TTY assistance.