Reminder: Shoshone National Forest plan meetings Tuesday and Wednesday in Fremont County

(Cody, Wyo.) – The Shoshone National Forest is holding public meetings on its draft master plan tonight, Tuesday, in Dubois and Wednesday in Lander.

Both meetings will go from 5 to 7 p.m. A question and answer period will start at 6 p.m.

The Dubois meeting will be at the Headwaters Art and Convention Center at 17 Stalnake St.

The Lander meeting will be at Monarch Hall, Pronghorn Lodge, at 150 East Main St.

The draft forest plan and draft environmental impact statement were released on July 30, 2012, and an official 90-day comment period began on Aug. 4, 2012. The draft documents are available on the Shoshone National Forest website and may be viewed at local libraries or local ranger district offices. To request these documents in hard copy or on a compact disk, contact the forest supervisor’s office at 307.527.6241 or

The Fremont County meetings are two of four being held in the state about the plan. The first was Monday in Cody. The last will be Thursday in Thermopolis.