Notice of Realty Action, 71943-71944 [E7-24577]

Download as PDF mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 243 / Wednesday, December 19, 2007 / Notices released, stored, used, or otherwise disposed of on the patented real property, and any cleanup response, remedial action, or other actions related in any manner to said solid or hazardous substance(s) or waste(s), pollutant(s) or contaminants(s), and/or petroleum product(s) or derivative(s) of a petroleum product; or (6) natural resource damages as defined by Federal and State law. This covenant shall be construed as running with the patented real property and may be enforced by the United States in a court of competent jurisdiction; and, 7. Pursuant to the requirements established by section 120(h) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) (43 U.S.C. 9620(h)), as amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1988 (100 Stat. 1670), notice is hereby given that the above-described lands have been examined and no evidence was found to indicate that any hazardous substances have been stored for one year or more, nor have any hazardous substances been disposed of or released on the subject property. No warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, is given by the United States as to the title, physical condition, or potential uses of the parcel of land proposed for sale, and the conveyance of any such parcel will not be on a contingency basis. It is the buyer’s responsibility to be aware of all applicable Federal, State, and local government policies and regulations that would affect the subject lands. It is also the buyer’s responsibility to be aware of existing or prospective uses of nearby properties. Any land lacking access from a public road or highway will be conveyed as such, and future access acquisition will be the responsibility of the buyer. In the event of a sale, the unreserved mineral interests will be conveyed simultaneously with the sale of the land. These unreserved mineral interests have been determined to have no known mineral value pursuant to 43 CFR 2720.0–6, 43 CFR 2720.2(a), and 43 CFR 2720.2(b). Acceptance of the sale offer will constitute an application for conveyance of those unreserved mineral interests. The purchaser will be required to pay a $50 non-refundable filing fee for conveyance of mineral interests. The purchaser will have 30 days from the date of receiving the sale offer to accept the offer and to submit a deposit of 20 percent of the purchase price, and the $50 filing fee for conveyance of mineral interests. The purchaser must remit the remainder of the purchase price within 180 days from the date of the sale. VerDate Aug<31>2005 21:40 Dec 18, 2007 Jkt 214001 Payments must be by certified check, postal money order, bank draft, or cashier’s check payable to the U.S. Department of the Interior—BLM. Failure to meet conditions established for this sale will void the sale and any monies received will be forfeited. Public Comments The subject parcel of land will not be offered for sale prior to the 60-day publication of this Notice of Realty Action. For a period until February 4, 2008, interested persons may submit written comments to the BLM Winnemucca Field Office at the address listed above. Facsimiles, telephone calls, and electronic mail are unacceptable means of notification. Only written comments received by postal service or overnight mail to the Field Manager, BLM Winnemucca Field Office will be considered properly filed. 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 may ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Any adverse comments will be reviewed by the Nevada State Director, who may sustain, vacate, or modify this realty action and issue a final determination. (Authority: 43 CFR 2711.1–2(a)) Dated: December 12, 2007. Gail G. Givens, Field Manager, Winnemucca. [FR Doc. E7–24524 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–HC–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NM–030–1430–ES; NMNM 118224] Notice of Realty Action Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Interior. ACTION: Notice of realty action. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has examined and found suitable approximately 80.24 acres of public land in Dona Ana County, New Mexico for classification for lease or subsequent conveyance under the provisions of the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act, as amended (44 Stat. 741, as amended; 43 PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 71943 U.S. C. 869 et seq.) and Section 212 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA of 1976, as amended). Las Cruces Public Schools propose to use the land for a K–5 elementary school and a 6–8 grade middle school and playgrounds. DATES: Interested parties may submit written comments regarding the proposed lease/conveyance or classification of the lands until February 4, 2008. ADDRESSES: Send written comments to the District Manager, BLM, Las Cruces District Office, 1800 Marquess Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88005. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Al Chavez, Realty Specialist at the above address or on (575) 525–4376. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with Section 7 of the Taylor Grazing Act, as amended, 43 U.S.C. 315f, the following described land has been examined and found suitable for classification for a non-profit, public purpose—specifically a site for a K–5 elementary school and a 6–8 grade middle school and playgrounds owned, operated and organized by Las Cruces Public Schools. The land is hereby classified accordingly. The parcel of public land, located north of Las Cruces, is described as follows: New Mexico Principal Meridian T. 22 S., R. 2 E., Section 10, NE1/4SE1/4, SW1/4SW1/4 The area described contains 80.24 acres, more or less, in Dona Ana County. Las Cruces Public Schools propose to develop the land to construct an elementary school and middle school and playgrounds for the purpose of meeting educational needs in a rapidly growing community. The site would be leased for a period of 5 years with the option to purchase after the sites are developed according to the Las Cruces District’s 5-Year Master Plan. Conveying title to the affected public land is consistent with current BLM land use planning. The lease or conveyance, when issued, will be subject to the following terms, conditions, and reservations: 1. Provisions of the R&PP Act and to all applicable regulations of the Secretary of the Interior. 2. A right-of-way for ditches and canals constructed by the authority of the United States, Act of August 30, 1890 (43 U.S.C. 945). 3. All valid existing rights documented on the official public land records at the time of lease/patent issuance. 4. All minerals shall be reserved to the United States, together with the E:\FR\FM\19DEN1.SGM 19DEN1 mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 71944 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 243 / Wednesday, December 19, 2007 / Notices right to prospect for, mine, and remove the minerals. 5. Any other reservations that the authorized officer determines appropriate to ensure public access and proper management of Federal land and interests therein. Pursuant to the requirements established by section 120(h) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (42 U.S.C. 9620 (h)) CERCLA), as amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1988 (100 Stat. 1670), notice is hereby given that the above-described land has been examined and no evidence was found to indicate that any hazardous substances had been stored for one year or more, nor had any hazardous substances been disposed of or released on the subject property. Detailed information concerning this project, including, but not limited to documentation relating to compliance with applicable environmental and cultural resource laws, is available for review at the address above. On December 19, 2007, the land described will be segregated from all other forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including the general mining laws, except for lease or conveyance under the R&PP Act and leasing under the mineral leasing laws. Classification Comments: Interested parties may submit comments involving the suitability of the land for the K–5 elementary school and the 6–8 grade middle school. Comments on the classification are restricted to whether the land is physically suited for the proposal, where the use will maximize the future use or uses of the land, whether the use is consistent with local planning and zoning, or if the use is consistent with State and Federal programs. Additional Comments: Interested parties may submit comments regarding the specific use proposed in the application and plan of development, whether the BLM followed proper administrative procedures in reaching the decision, or any other factor not directly related to the suitability of the land for school sites. 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 identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Any adverse comments will be VerDate Aug<31>2005 21:40 Dec 18, 2007 Jkt 214001 reviewed by the BLM State Director who may sustain, vacate, or modify this realty action. In the absence of any adverse comments, the classification will become effective on February 19, 2008. Dated: December 13, 2007. E. Dwight Fielder, Acting District Manager. [FR Doc. E7–24577 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–VC–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CO–100–07–1610–DQ] Notice of Intent to Prepare Additional Air Quality Analysis Information for the Little Snake Draft Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS) Little Snake Field Office, Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Intent. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Little Snake Field Office, Colorado, announces its intent to prepare additional air quality information. On February 9, 2007, the BLM published a Notice of Availability in the Federal Register (Vol. 72, No. 27, pages 6284–6285) announcing the release of the Draft EIS for public review and comment. The 90-day comment period closed May 16, 2007. During the public comment period, the Environmental Protection Agency, in consultation with BLM, identified areas where additional air quality information would improve the existing analysis in the Draft EIS. As a result, the BLM is preparing an additional air quality analysis. When the additional air quality analysis has been completed, the BLM will present the information for public review and comment. At that time, BLM will only accept comments from the public pertaining to the new air quality information. DATES: The BLM anticipates making the additional air quality analysis information available to the public for a 45-day comment period around May 2008. The BLM will publish a Notice of Availability in the Federal Register when the additional air quality analysis is ready for release for public comment. Announcements will also be made through local media by news releases and posted information on the Little Snake Resource Management Plan PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Revision Web site: http://www.blm.gov/ co/st/en/fo/lsfo/plans/rmp_ revision.html. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeremy Casterson, Project Manager, Little Snake Field Office, 455 Emerson St., Craig, Colorado 81625, or by telephone at (970) 826–5071. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public comments submitted on the additional air quality analysis for the Draft EIS, including names, e-mail addresses, and street addresses of the respondents, will be available for public review and disclosure at the above address during regular office business hours (7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), Monday through Friday, except holidays. 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 identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Dated: December 12, 2007. Sally Wisely, State Director. [FR Doc. E7–24532 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NV–930–1430–ET; NVN–83979; 8–08807; TAS: 14X1109] Notice of Public Meetings for Proposed Withdrawal in Nye and Clark Counties, NV Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Public Meetings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Secretary of the Interior proposes to withdraw on behalf of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) approximately 944,343 acres of public lands from settlement, sale, location, entry, or patent under the United States mining laws for a period of 20 years for the protection of desert tortoise habitat, archaeological and cultural resources, and special wildlife and riparian values on 24 Areas of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) in accordance with Sec. 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of October 21, 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000). In accordance with 43 CFR 2310.3–1(b), (2)(v), this notice E:\FR\FM\19DEN1.SGM 19DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 243 (Wednesday, December 19, 2007)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-24577]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[NM-030-1430-ES; NMNM 118224]


Notice of Realty Action

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Interior.

ACTION: Notice of realty action.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has examined and found 
suitable approximately 80.24 acres of public land in Dona Ana County, 
New Mexico for classification for lease or subsequent conveyance under 
the provisions of the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act, as 
amended (44 Stat. 741, as amended; 43 U.S. C. 869 et seq.) and Section 
212 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA of 1976, as 
amended). Las Cruces Public Schools propose to use the land for a K-5 
elementary school and a 6-8 grade middle school and playgrounds.

DATES: Interested parties may submit written comments regarding the 
proposed lease/conveyance or classification of the lands until February 
4, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Send written comments to the District Manager, BLM, Las 
Cruces District Office, 1800 Marquess Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 
88005.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Al Chavez, Realty Specialist at the 
above address or on (575) 525-4376.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with Section 7 of the Taylor 
Grazing Act, as amended, 43 U.S.C. 315f, the following described land 
has been examined and found suitable for classification for a non-
profit, public purpose--specifically a site for a K-5 elementary school 
and a 6-8 grade middle school and playgrounds owned, operated and 
organized by Las Cruces Public Schools. The land is hereby classified 
accordingly. The parcel of public land, located north of Las Cruces, is 
described as follows:

New Mexico Principal Meridian

T. 22 S., R. 2 E., Section 10, NE1/4SE1/4, SW1/4SW1/4
    The area described contains 80.24 acres, more or less, in Dona 
Ana County.

    Las Cruces Public Schools propose to develop the land to construct 
an elementary school and middle school and playgrounds for the purpose 
of meeting educational needs in a rapidly growing community. The site 
would be leased for a period of 5 years with the option to purchase 
after the sites are developed according to the Las Cruces District's 5-
Year Master Plan. Conveying title to the affected public land is 
consistent with current BLM land use planning. The lease or conveyance, 
when issued, will be subject to the following terms, conditions, and 
reservations:
    1. Provisions of the R&PP Act and to all applicable regulations of 
the Secretary of the Interior.
    2. A right-of-way for ditches and canals constructed by the 
authority of the United States, Act of August 30, 1890 (43 U.S.C. 945).
    3. All valid existing rights documented on the official public land 
records at the time of lease/patent issuance.
    4. All minerals shall be reserved to the United States, together 
with the

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right to prospect for, mine, and remove the minerals.
    5. Any other reservations that the authorized officer determines 
appropriate to ensure public access and proper management of Federal 
land and interests therein.
    Pursuant to the requirements established by section 120(h) of the 
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act 
(42 U.S.C. 9620 (h)) CERCLA), as amended by the Superfund Amendments 
and Reauthorization Act of 1988 (100 Stat. 1670), notice is hereby 
given that the above-described land has been examined and no evidence 
was found to indicate that any hazardous substances had been stored for 
one year or more, nor had any hazardous substances been disposed of or 
released on the subject property. Detailed information concerning this 
project, including, but not limited to documentation relating to 
compliance with applicable environmental and cultural resource laws, is 
available for review at the address above.
    On December 19, 2007, the land described will be segregated from 
all other forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including 
the general mining laws, except for lease or conveyance under the R&PP 
Act and leasing under the mineral leasing laws.
    Classification Comments: Interested parties may submit comments 
involving the suitability of the land for the K-5 elementary school and 
the 6-8 grade middle school. Comments on the classification are 
restricted to whether the land is physically suited for the proposal, 
where the use will maximize the future use or uses of the land, whether 
the use is consistent with local planning and zoning, or if the use is 
consistent with State and Federal programs.
    Additional Comments: Interested parties may submit comments 
regarding the specific use proposed in the application and plan of 
development, whether the BLM followed proper administrative procedures 
in reaching the decision, or any other factor not directly related to 
the suitability of the land for school sites. 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 identifying information from public review, we 
cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Any adverse comments 
will be reviewed by the BLM State Director who may sustain, vacate, or 
modify this realty action. In the absence of any adverse comments, the 
classification will become effective on February 19, 2008.

    Dated: December 13, 2007.
E. Dwight Fielder,
Acting District Manager.
[FR Doc. E7-24577 Filed 12-18-07; 8:45 am]
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