Arizona: Temporary Closure of Public Lands; Yuma Field Office, 61367 [E7-21289]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 209 / Tuesday, October 30, 2007 / Notices indigenous to the United States, and the degree of Indian or Alaska Native blood will be documented by using historical records prepared by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The CDIB will be used for purposes of eligibility determination and participation in programs administered through the U. S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Affected Entities: Individual Indian Applicants. Estimated number of respondents: 154,980. Estimated time per response: 1.5 hours. Number of Annual Responses: 154,980. Total annual burden hours: 232,470 hours. Dated: October 22, 2007. Carl J. Artman, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E7–21317 Filed 10–29–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P Gila and Salt River Meridian, Arizona T. 4 N., R. 18 W., Sec. 25, W1⁄2W1⁄2SW1⁄4; Sec. 26, S1⁄2S1⁄2NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4. The areas described contain 240 acres in La Paz County. Marking and effect of closure: BLM lands to be temporarily closed to public use will be identified with appropriate signage. A closure notice will be posted at the BLM Yuma Field Office, the La Posa Long-Term Visitor Area, and the five 14-day camping areas around Quartzsite, Arizona. Uses that may be affected by this closure include, but are not limited to, vehicular access (on-road and off-road), hiking, camping, hunting, and rockhounding, Exceptions: Closure restrictions do not apply to: (1) Medical/rescue, law enforcement, and fire fighting personnel; (2) any BLM employee, agent, contractor, or cooperator while in the performance of an official duty. Authority: 43 CFR 8364.1. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [AZ–320–08–1330–NJ; AZA 033922] Arizona: Temporary Closure of Public Lands; Yuma Field Office Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Temporary closure of public lands in La Paz County, Arizona. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Yuma Field Office, announces the temporary closure of selected public lands under its administration in La Paz County, Arizona. The area affected by this closure is the location of a former mineral material site that is the subject of an ongoing mineral material trespass investigation. The site in its current condition presents numerous physical hazards to the public including open pits, steep drop-offs, and unstable slopes. This action is taken to provide for public safety, prevent theft, and protect natural and cultural resources. EFFECTIVE DATES: Effective immediately until mineral material trespass investigation is resolved. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bruce Rittenhouse, Assistant Field Manager, Yuma Field Office, Bureau of Land Management, 2555 E. Gila Ridge Road, Yuma, Arizona, 85365, Telephone: 928–317–3200. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This closure applies to public lands directly affected by a mineral material trespass investigation as described below: VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:46 Oct 29, 2007 Jkt 214001 Penalties. Any person failing to comply with this closure order may be subject to imprisonment not to exceed 12 months; and/or a fine not to exceed $1,000 in accordance with the applicable provisions of 18 U.S.C. 3571. Dated: October 17, 2007. Bruce Rittenhouse, Assistant Field Manager for Resources, Lands, and Minerals and Acting Field Manager. [FR Doc. E7–21289 Filed 10–29–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–32–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR [ID–310–1430–EU; IDI–34916] Notice of Realty Action: (NonCompetitive) Direct Sale of Public Lands, Bonneville County, ID Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Realty Action. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The following described 1.25acre public land parcel near Swan Valley, Bonneville County, Idaho, has been examined and found suitable for title transfer by (non-competitive) direct sale to Dale E. McDowell, Louise J. Prudhomme and George McDowell reserving a conservation easement to the United States. The sale will be conducted under the authority of section 203(f)(2) of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, 43 U.S.C. 1701 et. seq. (FLPMA) and CFR 2711.3–3(a), and will take place according to procedures governing direct sale of public land. Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 On or before December 1, 2007, interested parties may submit comments concerning the proposed sale to the BLM Upper Snake Field Office Manager at the below address. Only written comments will be accepted. ADDRESSES: Address all written comments concerning this notice to the Upper Snake Field Office Manager, BLM Upper Snake Field Office, 1405 Hollipark Drive, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83401. Detailed information including but not limited to documentation relating to compliance with all applicable environmental and cultural resource laws is available for review at the BLM Upper Snake Field Office. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jan Parmenter, Realty Specialist, at the above address, or call: (208) 524–7521. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following described public land in Bonneville County, Idaho, will be examined for possible disposal by direct sale under sections 203 and 209 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1713 and 1719. The BLM has identified the parcel as follows: DATES: Boise Meridian, Idaho T. 2 N., R.43 E., Sec. 17, N1⁄2NE1⁄4NE1⁄4SW1⁄4NW1⁄4. Bureau of Land Management PO 00000 61367 The land described above contains approximately 1.25 acres. Upon publication of this notice in the Federal Register, the land described above will be segregated from appropriation under the public land laws, including the mining laws, except for the sale provisions of FLPMA. These lands are being offered for sale to the proponent at no less than the appraised fair market value (FMV) of $6,000.00, as determined by the authorized officer after appraisal. An appraisal report has been prepared by a State certified appraiser for the purposes of establishing FMV. This parcel of land located near Swan Valley, Idaho, is being offered for sale through direct sale procedures. The land meets the criteria for direct sale, pursuant to 43 CFR 2711.3–3(a)(5), to resolve inadvertent unauthorized use and occupancy of the lands and pursuant to 43 CFR 2710.0–3(a)(3) which states, ‘‘Such tract, because of its location or E:\FR\FM\30OCN1.SGM 30OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[AZ-320-08-1330-NJ; AZA 033922]


Arizona: Temporary Closure of Public Lands; Yuma Field Office

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Temporary closure of public lands in La Paz County, Arizona.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Yuma Field Office, 
announces the temporary closure of selected public lands under its 
administration in La Paz County, Arizona. The area affected by this 
closure is the location of a former mineral material site that is the 
subject of an ongoing mineral material trespass investigation. The site 
in its current condition presents numerous physical hazards to the 
public including open pits, steep drop-offs, and unstable slopes. This 
action is taken to provide for public safety, prevent theft, and 
protect natural and cultural resources.

EFFECTIVE DATES: Effective immediately until mineral material trespass 
investigation is resolved.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bruce Rittenhouse, Assistant Field 
Manager, Yuma Field Office, Bureau of Land Management, 2555 E. Gila 
Ridge Road, Yuma, Arizona, 85365, Telephone: 928-317-3200.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This closure applies to public lands 
directly affected by a mineral material trespass investigation as 
described below:

Gila and Salt River Meridian, Arizona

T. 4 N., R. 18 W.,
    Sec. 25, W\1/2\W\1/2\SW\1/4\;
    Sec. 26, S\1/2\S\1/2\NE\1/4\, SE\1/4\.

    The areas described contain 240 acres in La Paz County.

    Marking and effect of closure: BLM lands to be temporarily closed 
to public use will be identified with appropriate signage. A closure 
notice will be posted at the BLM Yuma Field Office, the La Posa Long-
Term Visitor Area, and the five 14-day camping areas around Quartzsite, 
Arizona. Uses that may be affected by this closure include, but are not 
limited to, vehicular access (on-road and off-road), hiking, camping, 
hunting, and rockhounding,
    Exceptions: Closure restrictions do not apply to: (1) Medical/
rescue, law enforcement, and fire fighting personnel; (2) any BLM 
employee, agent, contractor, or cooperator while in the performance of 
an official duty.

    Authority: 43 CFR 8364.1.

    Penalties. Any person failing to comply with this closure order may 
be subject to imprisonment not to exceed 12 months; and/or a fine not 
to exceed $1,000 in accordance with the applicable provisions of 18 
U.S.C. 3571.

    Dated: October 17, 2007.
Bruce Rittenhouse,
Assistant Field Manager for Resources, Lands, and Minerals and Acting 
Field Manager.
[FR Doc. E7-21289 Filed 10-29-07; 8:45 am]
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