Lincoln County Natural Resource Management Plan available for public comment **UPDATED 11/17/2020**
The Lincoln County Board of County Commissioners along with a steering committee has completed a
draft Natural Resource Management Plan. The County developed this Plan as a tool which allows a local
government to have a substantive impact on federal decisions, plans, policies, and programs. Federal
agencies consideration of a local natural resource management plan, or resource plan, can play a key
role in the success of a local government engaging as a cooperative agency or with consistency review
under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), coordination under the Federal Lands Policy and
Management Act (FLPMA), or National Forest Management Act (NFMA) as well as assisting in the
Governor’s consistency review.
The Draft Lincoln County Natural Resource Management Plan has been released for public comment on
and is available for download here.
Hard copies will also be available at the Lincoln County Clerk’s Office; Star Valley Conservation District,
and Lincoln Conservation District. The public comment period will be open for 30-days from Monday
November 2nd through Tuesday December 1st . Public comments can be submitted via email to
LincolnCoNRMP@y2consultants.com or can be submitted via hard copy to the Lincoln County Clerk’s
Office, Star Valley Conservation District, or Lincoln Conservation District.
In an effort to acquire community input and provide information about the purpose and intent of the
Plan, public meetings will be held on November 16th in Afton and November 17th in Kemmerer. Both
meetings will begin at 5:30 pm with a presentation at 6:00 pm. Meeting locations are presented below.
A virtual option via Zoom is available for both meetings using the registration links below.
Download a PDF of the presentation (added 11/17/2020)
Afton Public Meeting
November 16, 2020
5:30 – 7:00 pm
Lincoln County Planning Office
61 E. 5 th Avenue
Afton, WY 83110
Kemmerer Public Meeting
November 17, 2020
5:30 – 7:00 pm
Kemmerer Event Center
215 Wyoming 233
Kemmerer, WY 83101
Phone: (307) 733 - 2999