Public Land Order No. 7644; Revocation of 4 Bureau of Reclamation Orders and 2 Public Land Orders; Idaho, 49943-49944 [05-16873]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 164 / Thursday, August 25, 2005 / Notices Dated: August 16, 2005. Michael D. Olsen, Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 05–16943 Filed 8–24–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P 800–877–8330, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to contact Mr. Leaf. John Leaf, Land Law Examiner, Branch of Adjudication II. [FR Doc. 05–16869 Filed 8–24–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Bureau of Land Management 49943 business hours (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.), Monday through Friday. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert Giovanini, Mining Engineer, or Connie Schaff, Land Law Examiner, Branch of Solid Minerals (MT–921), Bureau of Land Management, Montana State Office, PO Box 36800, Billings, Montana 59107–6800, telephone (406) 896–5084 or (406) 896–5060, respectively. [AK964–1410–HY–P; F–14893–B, F–14893– C, F–14893–D; BSA–2] [MT–921–03–1320–EL–P; MTM 94825] Alaska Native Claims Selection Notice of Invitation—Coal Exploration License Application MTM 94825 Edward L. Hughes, Acting Chief, Branch of Solid Minerals. [FR Doc. 05–16872 Filed 8–24–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, DOI AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of invitation. ACTION: Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance. SUMMARY: As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an appealable decision approving lands for conveyance pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act will be issued to Mary’s Igloo Native Corporation. The lands are located in Lot 2, U.S. Survey No. 604, Alaska, and T. 3 S., Rgs. 30, 31, and 32 W., Kateel River Meridian; T. 4 S., R. 32 W., Kateel River Meridian; and Ts. 3 and 4 S., R. 33 W., Kateel River, Alaska, in the vicinity of Mary’s Igloo Alaska, and contains 18,915.33 acres. Notice of the decision will also be published four times in the Nome Nugget. DATES: The time limits for filing an appeal are: 1. Any party claiming a property interest which is adversely affected by the decision shall have until September 26, 2005 to file an appeal. 2. Parties receiving service of the decision by certified mail shall have 30 days from the date of receipt to file an appeal. Parties who do not file an appeal in accordance with the requirements of 43 CFR part 4, subpart E, shall be deemed to have waived their rights. ADDRESSES: A copy of the decision may be obtained from: Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, 222 West Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513–7599. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: John Leaf, by phone at (907) 271–3283, or by e-mail at John_Leaf@ak.blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunication device (TTD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1– VerDate jul<14>2003 15:58 Aug 24, 2005 Jkt 205001 SUMMARY: Members of the public are hereby invited to participate with Spring Creek Coal Company in a program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in the following-described lands located in Big Horn County, Montana, encompassing 1917.50 acres: T. 8 S., R. 39 E., P. M. M. Sec. 13: NW1⁄4, N1⁄2SW1⁄4, N1⁄2SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, E1⁄2SE1⁄4SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, NW1⁄4SE1⁄4SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, SE1⁄4SW1⁄4, SE1⁄4 Sec. 14: N1⁄2NE1⁄4SE1⁄4 Sec. 15: W1⁄2SW1⁄4SE1⁄4, SE1⁄4SW1⁄4SE1⁄4 Sec. 22: NE1⁄4 Sec. 23: S1⁄2N1⁄2NW1⁄4, S1⁄2NW1⁄4 Sec. 24: NE1⁄4NW1⁄4 Sec. 25: SW1⁄4SW1⁄4 Sec. 26: S1⁄2 Sec. 27: S1⁄2NW1⁄4, S1⁄2 Sec. 35: N1⁄2 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Any party electing to participate in this exploration program shall notify, in writing, both the State Director, Bureau of Land Management, PO Box 36800, Billings, Montana 59107–6800, and Spring Creek Coal Company, PO Box 67, Decker, Montana 59025. Such written notice must refer to serial number MTM 94825 and be received no later than September 26, 2005 or 10 calendar days after the last publication of this Notice in the Sheridan Press newspaper, whichever is later. This Notice will be published once a week for two (2) consecutive weeks in the Sheridan Press, Sheridan, Wyoming. The proposed exploration program is fully-described, and will be conducted pursuant to an exploration plan to be approved by the Bureau of Land Management. The exploration plan, as submitted by Spring Creek Coal Company, is available for public inspection at the Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana, during regular PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–933–1430–ET; DK–G05–0002, IDI–08612, et al.] Public Land Order No. 7644; Revocation of 4 Bureau of Reclamation Orders and 2 Public Land Orders; Idaho AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Public land order. SUMMARY: This order revokes 4 Bureau of Reclamation Orders and 2 Public Land Orders in their entirety as they affect 6,785.75 acres of lands withdrawn for the Minidoka Reclamation Project. This order opens 2,767.04 acres of public lands to all forms of appropriation under the public land laws, and 4,018.71 acres of lands to such uses as may be authorized by law on National Forest System lands. This order also opens all of the lands to the mining laws. EFFECTIVE DATE: September 26, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jackie Simmons, BLM Idaho State Office, 1387 S. Vinnell Way, Boise, Idaho 83709, 208–373–3867. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the original withdrawal orders containing a legal description of the lands involved are available from the BLM Idaho State Office at the address above. Order By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by Section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000), it is ordered as follows: 1. The following Bureau of Reclamation Orders and Public Land Orders, which withdrew a total of (a) 2,767.04 acres of public lands, and (b) 4,018.71 acres of National Forest System E:\FR\FM\25AUN1.SGM 25AUN1 49944 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 164 / Thursday, August 25, 2005 / Notices lands, for the Minidoka Reclamation Project, are hereby revoked in their entirety: Bureau of Reclamation Orders dated September 6, 1956 (22 FR 2741), January 25, 1957 (22 FR 1968), June 21, 1957 (23 FR 8361), and September 5, 1957 (23 FR 2130), and Public Land Order No’s. 2170 (25 FR 7497), and 3083 (28 FR 5051). 2. At 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005, the lands referenced as (a) in Paragraph 1 will be opened to all forms of appropriation under the public land laws generally, subject to valid existing rights, the provisions of existing withdrawals, other segregations of record, and the requirements of applicable law. All valid applications received at or prior to 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005 shall be considered as simultaneously filed at that time. Those received thereafter shall be considered in the order of filing. 3. At 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005, the lands referenced as (b) in Paragraph 1 will be opened to such forms of disposition as may be authorized by law on National Forest System lands, subject to valid existing rights, the provisions of existing withdrawals, other segregations of record, and the requirements of applicable law. 4. At 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005, all of the lands referenced in Paragraph 1 will be opened to location and entry under the United States mining laws, subject to valid existing rights, the provisions of existing withdrawals, other segregations of record, and the requirements of applicable law. Appropriation of any of the lands identified in this order under the general mining laws prior to the date and time of restoration is unauthorized. Any such attempted appropriation, including attempted adverse possession is governed by State law where not in conflict with Federal law. The Bureau of Land Management will not intervene in disputes between rival locators over possessory rights since Congress has provided for such determinations in local courts. Dated: August 11, 2005. Rebecca W. Watson, Assistant Secretary—Land and Minerals Management. [FR Doc. 05–16873 Filed 8–24–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Bureau of Land Management Public Land Order No. 7643; Extension of Public Land Order No. 7464; Montana AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Public land order. SUMMARY: This order extends Public Land Order No. 7464 for an additional 5-year period. This extension is necessary to continue to protect reclamation of the Zortman-Landusky mining area. EFFECTIVE DATE: October 5, 2005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tami Lorenz, BLM Montana State Office, 406–896–5053 or Sandy Ward, BLM Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, P.O. Box 36800, Billings, Montana, 59107–6800, 406– 896–5052. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A copy of the original withdrawal order, Public Land Order No. 7464, is available from the BLM Montana State Office at the address stated above. Order By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by Section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000), it is ordered as follows: 1. Public Land Order No. 7464 (65 FR 59463, October 5, 2000), which withdrew 3,530.62 acres of public land from surface entry and mining to protect the Zortman-Landusky Mine Reclamation Site, is hereby extended for an additional 5-year period. 2. Public Land Order 7464 will expire on October 4, 2010, unless, as a result of a review conducted prior to the expiration date pursuant to Section 204(f) of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714(f) (2000), the Secretary determines that the withdrawal shall be extended. 15:58 Aug 24, 2005 Jkt 205001 Alaska Lands Conveyance AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of decision. SUMMARY: As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an appealable decision directing conveyance of lands pursuant to the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act will be issued to Shee Atika, Incorporated, for certain lands in T. 47 S., R. 66 E., Copper River Meridian, located in the vicinity of Sitka, Alaska, containing approximately 20 acres. Notice of the decision will also be published four times in the Ketchikan Daily News. DATES: The time limits for filing an appeal are: 1. Any party claiming a property interest which is adversely affected by the decision shall have until September 26, 2005 to file an appeal. 2. Parties receiving service of the decision by certified mail shall have 30 days from the date of receipt to file an appeal. Parties who do not file an appeal in accordance with the requirements of 43 CFR part 4, subpart E, shall be deemed to have waived their rights. ADDRESSES: A copy of the decision may be obtained from: Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, 222 West Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513–7599. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Eileen Ford, by phone at 907–271–5715, or by e-mail at eileen_ford@ak.blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunication device (TTD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1– 800–877–8330, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to contact Ms. Ford. Eileen Ford, Land Law Examiner, Branch of Adjudication II. [FR Doc. 05–16868 Filed 8–24–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Authority: 43 CFR 2310.4. Dated: August 10, 2005. P. Lynn Scarlett, Assistant Secretary—Policy, Management and Budget. [FR Doc. 05–16871 Filed 8–24–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DN–P VerDate jul<14>2003 [AK964–1410–HY–P; AA–9206–A, SEA–3] [MT–090–1430–ET; MTM 89170] PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 National Park Service The Transportation Plan/ Draft Environmental Impact Statement, Grand Teton National Park, WY AGENCY: National Park Service, Department of the Interior. E:\FR\FM\25AUN1.SGM 25AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[ID-933-1430-ET; DK-G05-0002, IDI-08612, et al.]


Public Land Order No. 7644; Revocation of 4 Bureau of Reclamation 
Orders and 2 Public Land Orders; Idaho

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Public land order.

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SUMMARY: This order revokes 4 Bureau of Reclamation Orders and 2 Public 
Land Orders in their entirety as they affect 6,785.75 acres of lands 
withdrawn for the Minidoka Reclamation Project. This order opens 
2,767.04 acres of public lands to all forms of appropriation under the 
public land laws, and 4,018.71 acres of lands to such uses as may be 
authorized by law on National Forest System lands. This order also 
opens all of the lands to the mining laws.

EFFECTIVE DATE: September 26, 2005.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jackie Simmons, BLM Idaho State 
Office, 1387 S. Vinnell Way, Boise, Idaho 83709, 208-373-3867.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the original withdrawal orders 
containing a legal description of the lands involved are available from 
the BLM Idaho State Office at the address above.

Order

    By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior 
by Section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 
43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000), it is ordered as follows:
    1. The following Bureau of Reclamation Orders and Public Land 
Orders, which withdrew a total of (a) 2,767.04 acres of public lands, 
and (b) 4,018.71 acres of National Forest System

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lands, for the Minidoka Reclamation Project, are hereby revoked in 
their entirety: Bureau of Reclamation Orders dated September 6, 1956 
(22 FR 2741), January 25, 1957 (22 FR 1968), June 21, 1957 (23 FR 
8361), and September 5, 1957 (23 FR 2130), and Public Land Order No's. 
2170 (25 FR 7497), and 3083 (28 FR 5051).
    2. At 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005, the lands referenced as (a) in 
Paragraph 1 will be opened to all forms of appropriation under the 
public land laws generally, subject to valid existing rights, the 
provisions of existing withdrawals, other segregations of record, and 
the requirements of applicable law. All valid applications received at 
or prior to 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005 shall be considered as 
simultaneously filed at that time. Those received thereafter shall be 
considered in the order of filing.
    3. At 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005, the lands referenced as (b) in 
Paragraph 1 will be opened to such forms of disposition as may be 
authorized by law on National Forest System lands, subject to valid 
existing rights, the provisions of existing withdrawals, other 
segregations of record, and the requirements of applicable law.
    4. At 9 a.m. on September 26, 2005, all of the lands referenced in 
Paragraph 1 will be opened to location and entry under the United 
States mining laws, subject to valid existing rights, the provisions of 
existing withdrawals, other segregations of record, and the 
requirements of applicable law. Appropriation of any of the lands 
identified in this order under the general mining laws prior to the 
date and time of restoration is unauthorized. Any such attempted 
appropriation, including attempted adverse possession is governed by 
State law where not in conflict with Federal law. The Bureau of Land 
Management will not intervene in disputes between rival locators over 
possessory rights since Congress has provided for such determinations 
in local courts.

    Dated: August 11, 2005.
Rebecca W. Watson,
Assistant Secretary--Land and Minerals Management.
[FR Doc. 05-16873 Filed 8-24-05; 8:45 am]
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