Excessive dispersed camping in the popular Klondike Bluffs area is impacting public health, wildlife habitat, and sensitive cultural and paleontological resources, according to the Bureau of Land Management. The Moab field office is currently seeking public comment on an environmental assessment of a plan for the area. They want to manage camping and get a handle on revegetation, firewood restrictions, and proper disposal of human waste. Learn more on today’s news.[Photo: Biking in the Klondike Bluffs area/Courtesy BLM]
The environmental assessment, associated map, and additional information are available for review and comment on the BLM’s ePlanning project webpage: https://bit.ly/2UVhDCc.