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Public comment, open house at Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge Friday, Saturday

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is hosting an extended open house at the Deer Flat Refuge Visitor Center on Friday, March 29, and Saturday, March 30.

The open house times: 12 p.m. to 3p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday; and 10 a.m. to 3p.m. Saturday.

The 60-day public comment period for the draft conservation plan for the Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge runs from March 15 to May 15.

Read a draft copy of the management plan online: Planning Update 5. Printed and CD-ROM copies are available at public libraries in Boise, Caldwell, Homedale, Marsing, Nampa, and Payette.

Several ways to comment:

Online:     www.fws.gov/deerflat

Email:       deerflat@fws.gov

Mail:        Jennifer Brown-Scott, Refuge Manager

Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge

13751 Upper Embankment Road

Nampa, ID  83686

Phone:      (208) 467-9278

Fax:          (208) 467-1019



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