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About the Oil Shale and Tar Sands Programmatic EIS

A guide to the Oil Shale and Tar Sands Programmatic EIS (PEIS) document, the PEIS process, scope, and schedule.

The Oil Shale and Tar Sands Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) evaluates potential impacts associated with oil shale and tar sands resources leasing and development on lands administered by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming. Based upon the information and analyses developed in this PEIS, the BLM may amend land use plans for these areas.

Learn more about the PEIS, including:

Public participation in the PEIS is encouraged. See Public Involvement to learn about opportunities for public involvement in the PEIS process.

Additional documents related to the PEIS are available for downloading and browsing on the Documents page of this Web site.