Recision of Hammond Ranch grazing permit

Lia Russell filed this request with the Department of Interior, Office of the Secretary of the United States of America.
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From: Lia Russell

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all written or electronic communications, including email attachments, related to the Interior Department's Feb. 26 decision to rescind a grazing permit granted to Hammond Ranches, Inc. on the Bridge Creek Area allotments.

This request seeks records produced since January 19, 2021. This request does not seek generic news aggregations or generic press releases.

I am a reporter with Columbia University.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Lia Russell

From: Department of Interior, Office of the Secretary

Dear Ms. Russell,
We have attached our final response letter and responsive records for this request.
Please let us know if you have any difficulty opening the documents.
Sally Sheeks
Government Information Specialist

From: Lia Russell

Dear Ms. Sheeks:

Thank you for fulfilling my request. I appreciate your help with this matter.


Lia Russell