In response to Daily Action’s call to contact the Army Corps of Engineers over Dakota Access Pipeline, here is a recommendation to comment on the agency’s notice of intent to prepare the pipeline’s environmental impact statement:
— Dr. Adrienne Keene (@NativeApprops) January 24, 2017
While Sierra Club offers a pre-written message, please consider writing your own comment, if you can. Visit these sites for more information on the federal register and what makes an effective comment:
- National Archives – Federal Register Tutorial
- Cornell University – Regulation Room: What’s Effective Commenting?
- Instructions for submitting comments: Federal Register – Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement in Connection With Dakota Access, LLC’s Request for an Easement To Cross Lake Oahe, North Dakota
- Stephen Pevar – President Trump Says the Dakota Access Pipeline ‘Serves the National Interest,’ Yet It Threatens Indian Rights and the Drinking Water of 18 Million People (ACLU 1/25/17)
UPDATE (15:52 ET):
Thanks to firstname.lastname@example.org for telling us about the Standing Rock EIS Information Group on Facebook.