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B O N N E V I L L E P O W E R A D M I N I S T R A T I O N Columbian White-tailed Deer Translocation Project Public Meeting The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) proposes to fund the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to move 50 Columbian white-tailed deer from an island in the Columbia River (Tenasillahe Island) to conservation lands in Columbia County, OR (a 935-acre parcel called the Columbia Stock Ranch). The United States holds a conservation easement, which BPA manages, to ensure that the habitat values on the property are always protected. A draft Environmental Assessment (EA), which describes the anticipated Open House Public Meeting impacts to natural and human resources Thursday March 21, 2019 and identifies mitigation measures to 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. avoid or minimize impacts, was released Columbia River PUD’s Community Room for public comment between October 64001 Columbia River Highway and November 2018. BPA would now Deer Island, OR 97054 like to invite you to an open-house public meeting to discuss the comments received on the draft EA. This public meeting was originally scheduled to occur in January 2019 but had to be pushed back due to the federal government shutdown. A description of the project, a map and information describing the environmental review process under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) are available at www.bpa. gov/goto/CWTDtranslocation. For more information, contact BPA project manager Jason Karnezis at (503) 2303098 or email@example.com. You can also call 800-622-4519 toll free. Please refer to the Columbian White-tailed Deer Translocation project.