Notice of Availability of Record of Decision for the San Juan/San Miguel Resource Management Plan (RMP) Amendment and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), 57894 [05-19834]

Download as PDF 57894 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 191 / Tuesday, October 4, 2005 / Notices Unfunded Mandates Act of 1995 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR These rate adjustments impose no unfunded mandates on any governmental or private entity and are in compliance with the provisions of the Unfunded Mandates Act of 1995. Bureau of Land Management Takings (Executive Order 12630) The Department has determined that these rate adjustments do not have significant ‘‘takings’’ implications. The rate adjustments do not deprive the public, State, or local governments of rights or property. Federalism (Executive Order 13132) The Department has determined that these rate adjustments do not have significant Federalism effects because they pertain solely to Federal-tribal relations and will not interfere with the roles, rights, and responsibilities of states. Civil Justice Reform (Executive Order 12988) In accordance with Executive Order 12988, the Office of the Solicitor has determined that this rule does not unduly burden the judicial system and meets the requirements of sections 3(a) and 3(b)(2) of the Order. Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 These rate adjustments do not affect the collections of information which have been approved by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The OMB Control Number is 1076–0141 and expires April 30, 2006. National Environmental Policy Act The Department has determined that these rate adjustments do not constitute a major Federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment and that no detailed statement is required under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4321–4370(d)). Dated: September 20, 2005. Michael D. Olsen, Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary— Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 05–19766 Filed 10–3–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–W7–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:55 Oct 03, 2005 Jkt 205001 [CO–820–02–5440–DT–C028] Notice of Availability of Record of Decision for the San Juan/San Miguel Resource Management Plan (RMP) Amendment and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of availability of Record of Decision (ROD). AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA), and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) management policies, the BLM announces the availability of the RMP Amendment/ROD for the Silverton Outdoor Learning and Recreation Center (SOLRC). The SOLRC planning area is located in the San Juan/San Miguel Resource Area near Silverton, Colorado. The SOLCR RMP Amendment/ROD amends the San Juan/San Miguel RMP. The Colorado State Director will sign the SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD, which becomes effective immediately. ADDRESSES: Copies of the SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD are available upon request from the Field Manager, Columbine Field office, Bureau of Land Management, 367 Pearl Street, Bayfield, Colorado (81122) or via the Internet at http://www.co.blm.gov/sjra. Copies may also be obtained by calling Richard Speegle, Project Manager, at 970–375– 3310. Copies will also be available at the following local libraries: Silverton Public Library, 1111 Reese Street, Silverton, Colorado (81433). Durango Public Library, 1188 2nd Ave, Durango, Colorado (81301). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Speegle, Project Manager, at 970–375–3310, (or e-mail at richard_speegle@blm.gov), San Juan Public Lands Center, 15 Burnett Ct., Durango, Colorado, 81301. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The SOLCR RMP Amendment/ROD was developed with broad public participation through a three year planning process. This RMP Amendment/ROD addresses management on approximately 1,300 acres of BLM lands, and 400 acres of private lands owned by the proponent. The ROD only applies to Federal lands. Other private lands are included within the planning area boundary because these lands are interspersed with the BLM managed lands. The issues of PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 public safety, Canada lynx impacts, impacts on the local winter economy, impacts to neighboring private lands, public access and other related issues are addressed in the ROD. The SOLRC EIS considered the environmental impacts associated with both the land use plan amendment (to add lift-served skiing and sightseeing to the list of allowable (kinds and levels of recreation) authorized on BLMadministered public lands specific to the SOLRC permit area within the Silverton Special Recreation Management Area (SRMA)), and the issuance of a lease to SOLRC to authorize a public ski area. The SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD approves the land use plan amendment and allows the BLM to move forward with an implementation decision to issue the lease. The SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD is essentially the same as the Proposed RMP Amendment (PRMPA)/Final EIS (FEIS) published on August 6, 2004. BLM received two protests to the PRMPA/FEIS. No inconsistencies with the State or local plans, policies, or programs were identified during the Governor’s consistency review of the PRMPA/FEIS. As a result, only one minor editorial modification was made in preparing the SOLCR RMP Amendment/ROD. This modification corrected an error that was noted during the protest period. An errata sheet is included with the SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD that identifies the location of the corrections in the PRMPA/FEIS. Pauline Ellis, Columbine Field Office Manager. [FR Doc. 05–19834 Filed 10–3–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JB–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ES–960–1910–BJ] ES–053598, Group 22, Maine] Notice of Filing of Plat of Survey; Maine Bureau of Land Management. Notice of filing of plat of survey, Maine; correction. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management published a notice in the Federal Register concerning the filing of a plat of survey. The notice contained an incorrect meridian description. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Land Management, 7450 Boston Boulevard, Springfield, Virginia E:\FR\FM\04OCN1.SGM 04OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[CO-820-02-5440-DT-C028]


Notice of Availability of Record of Decision for the San Juan/San 
Miguel Resource Management Plan (RMP) Amendment and Environmental 
Impact Statement (EIS)

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability of Record of Decision (ROD).

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act 
(NEPA), the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA), and the 
Bureau of Land Management (BLM) management policies, the BLM announces 
the availability of the RMP Amendment/ROD for the Silverton Outdoor 
Learning and Recreation Center (SOLRC). The SOLRC planning area is 
located in the San Juan/San Miguel Resource Area near Silverton, 
Colorado. The SOLCR RMP Amendment/ROD amends the San Juan/San Miguel 
RMP. The Colorado State Director will sign the SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD, 
which becomes effective immediately.

ADDRESSES: Copies of the SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD are available upon 
request from the Field Manager, Columbine Field office, Bureau of Land 
Management, 367 Pearl Street, Bayfield, Colorado (81122) or via the 
Internet at http://www.co.blm.gov/sjra. Copies may also be obtained by 
calling Richard Speegle, Project Manager, at 970-375-3310. Copies will 
also be available at the following local libraries:
    Silverton Public Library, 1111 Reese Street, Silverton, Colorado 
(81433).
    Durango Public Library, 1188 2nd Ave, Durango, Colorado (81301).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Speegle, Project Manager, at 
970-375-3310, (or e-mail at richard_speegle@blm.gov), San Juan Public 
Lands Center, 15 Burnett Ct., Durango, Colorado, 81301.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The SOLCR RMP Amendment/ROD was developed 
with broad public participation through a three year planning process. 
This RMP Amendment/ROD addresses management on approximately 1,300 
acres of BLM lands, and 400 acres of private lands owned by the 
proponent. The ROD only applies to Federal lands. Other private lands 
are included within the planning area boundary because these lands are 
interspersed with the BLM managed lands. The issues of public safety, 
Canada lynx impacts, impacts on the local winter economy, impacts to 
neighboring private lands, public access and other related issues are 
addressed in the ROD.
    The SOLRC EIS considered the environmental impacts associated with 
both the land use plan amendment (to add lift-served skiing and 
sightseeing to the list of allowable (kinds and levels of recreation) 
authorized on BLM-administered public lands specific to the SOLRC 
permit area within the Silverton Special Recreation Management Area 
(SRMA)), and the issuance of a lease to SOLRC to authorize a public ski 
area. The SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD approves the land use plan amendment 
and allows the BLM to move forward with an implementation decision to 
issue the lease.
    The SOLRC RMP Amendment/ROD is essentially the same as the Proposed 
RMP Amendment (PRMPA)/Final EIS (FEIS) published on August 6, 2004. BLM 
received two protests to the PRMPA/FEIS. No inconsistencies with the 
State or local plans, policies, or programs were identified during the 
Governor's consistency review of the PRMPA/FEIS. As a result, only one 
minor editorial modification was made in preparing the SOLCR RMP 
Amendment/ROD. This modification corrected an error that was noted 
during the protest period. An errata sheet is included with the SOLRC 
RMP Amendment/ROD that identifies the location of the corrections in 
the PRMPA/FEIS.

Pauline Ellis,
Columbine Field Office Manager.
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