Public Land Order No. 7721; Withdrawal of National Forest System Land for Water Canyon Recreation Area Expansion; New Mexico, 118 [E8-31244]

Download as PDF 118 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 1 / Friday, January 2, 2009 / Notices NE1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4NE1⁄4, W1⁄2NE1⁄4SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, W1⁄2SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, and N1⁄2NW1⁄4NE1⁄4SE1⁄4. The area described contains 65 acres in Socorro County. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NM–120–1430–ET; NMNM 113684] Public Land Order No. 7721; Withdrawal of National Forest System Land for Water Canyon Recreation Area Expansion; New Mexico AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Public land order. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES SUMMARY: This order withdraws 65 acres of National Forest System land from location and entry under the United States mining laws for a period of 20 years on behalf of the Forest Service to protect the expansion to the Water Canyon Recreation Area. The land has been and will remain open to such forms of disposition as may by law be made of National Forest System land and to mineral leasing. DATES: Effective Date: January 2, 2009. ADDRESSES: Socorro Field Office Manager, Bureau of Land Management, 901 S. Highway 85, Socorro, New Mexico 87801, and to the U.S. Forest Service Supervisor, Cibola National Forest, 2113 Osuna Road, NE., Suite A., Albuquerque, New Mexico 87113. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Doug Williams, Cibola National Forest, at the above address or at (505) 346– 3869. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Forest Service will manage the land to protect the unique recreational and historical values and the investment of Federal funds at the Water Canyon Recreation Area. This is an expansion of the original recreation area which was withdrawn by Public Land Order No. 1155 (20 FR 3876 (1955)). 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. Subject to valid existing rights, the following described National Forest System land is hereby withdrawn from location and entry under the United States mining laws, (30 U.S.C. Ch.2 (2000)), to protect the unique recreational and historical values and the investment of Federal funds at the expansion of the Water Canyon Recreation Area: New Mexico Principal Meridian Cibola National Forest T. 3 S., R. 3 W., Sec. 27, S1⁄2N1⁄2NE1⁄4NE1⁄4, S1⁄2NE1⁄4NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NE1⁄4NW1⁄4NE1⁄4, VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:23 Dec 31, 2008 Jkt 217001 and protection of the Federal capital investment in the Deming Station Forward Operating Base. 2. The withdrawal made by this order does not alter the applicability of those public land laws governing the use of National Forest System land under lease, license, or permit, or governing the disposal of the mineral or vegetative resources other than under the mining laws. 3. This withdrawal will expire 20 years from the effective date of this order unless, as a result of a review conducted before 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. 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. Subject to valid existing rights, the following described public land is hereby withdrawn from settlement, sale, location, or entry under the general land laws, including the United States mining laws (30 U.S.C. Ch. 2 (2000)), and administrative jurisdiction is transferred to the Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection for the Deming Station Forward Operating Base: Dated: December 12, 2008. C. Stephen Allred, Assistant Secretary—Land and Minerals Management. [FR Doc. E8–31244 Filed 12–31–08; 8:45 am] T. 29 S., R. 12 W., Sec. 3, E1⁄2SW1⁄4NE1⁄4. The area described contains 20 acres in Luna County. BILLING CODE 3410–11–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of land management [NM–030–1920–ET; NMNM 117830] Public Land Order No. 7724; Withdrawal of Public Land for Customs and Border Protection; New Mexico AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Public land order. SUMMARY: This order withdraws 20 acres of public land from surface entry and mining for a period of 20 years and transfers administrative jurisdiction to the Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection for their Deming Station Forward Operating Base. Effective Date: January 2, 2009. ADDRESSES: Las Cruces District Manager, Bureau of Land Management, 1800 Marquess Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88005, and to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection, 441 Duncan Highway, Lordsburg, New Mexico 88045. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lori Allen, Bureau of Land Management, at the above address or at (575) 525–4454. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This withdrawal and transfer of administrative jurisdiction will allow for improved effectiveness of operations DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Order New Mexico Principal Meridian 2. The withdrawal made by this order does not alter the applicability of those public land laws governing the use of public land under lease, license, or permit or governing the disposal of their mineral or vegetative resources other than under the mining laws. 3. This withdrawal will expire 20 years from the effective date of this order unless, as a result of a review conducted before 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. Dated: December 17, 2008. C. Stephen Allred, Assistant Secretary—Land and Minerals Management. [FR Doc. E8–31243 Filed 12–31–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–VC–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service Notice of Inventory Completion: Bishop Museum, Honolulu, HI; Correction National Park Service, Interior. Notice; correction. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice is here given in accordance with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 U.S.C. 3003, of the completion of an inventory of human remains in the possession and control of the Bishop Museum, Honolulu, HI. The E:\FR\FM\02JAN1.SGM 02JAN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[NM-120-1430-ET; NMNM 113684]


Public Land Order No. 7721; Withdrawal of National Forest System 
Land for Water Canyon Recreation Area Expansion; New Mexico

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Public land order.

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SUMMARY: This order withdraws 65 acres of National Forest System land 
from location and entry under the United States mining laws for a 
period of 20 years on behalf of the Forest Service to protect the 
expansion to the Water Canyon Recreation Area. The land has been and 
will remain open to such forms of disposition as may by law be made of 
National Forest System land and to mineral leasing.

DATES: Effective Date: January 2, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Socorro Field Office Manager, Bureau of Land Management, 901 
S. Highway 85, Socorro, New Mexico 87801, and to the U.S. Forest 
Service Supervisor, Cibola National Forest, 2113 Osuna Road, NE., Suite 
A., Albuquerque, New Mexico 87113.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Doug Williams, Cibola National Forest, 
at the above address or at (505) 346-3869.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Forest Service will manage the land to 
protect the unique recreational and historical values and the 
investment of Federal funds at the Water Canyon Recreation Area. This 
is an expansion of the original recreation area which was withdrawn by 
Public Land Order No. 1155 (20 FR 3876 (1955)).

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. Subject to valid existing rights, the following described 
National Forest System land is hereby withdrawn from location and entry 
under the United States mining laws, (30 U.S.C. Ch.2 (2000)), to 
protect the unique recreational and historical values and the 
investment of Federal funds at the expansion of the Water Canyon 
Recreation Area:

New Mexico Principal Meridian

Cibola National Forest

T. 3 S., R. 3 W.,
    Sec. 27, S\1/2\N\1/2\NE\1/4\NE\1/4\, S\1/2\NE\1/4\NE\1/4\, SE\1/
4\NE\1/4\NW\1/4\NE\1/4\, NE\1/4\SE\1/4\NW\1/4\NE\1/4\, W\1/2\NE\1/
4\SE\1/4\NE\1/4\, W\1/2\SE\1/4\NE\1/4\, and N\1/2\NW\1/4\NE\1/
4\SE\1/4\.

    The area described contains 65 acres in Socorro County.

    2. The withdrawal made by this order does not alter the 
applicability of those public land laws governing the use of National 
Forest System land under lease, license, or permit, or governing the 
disposal of the mineral or vegetative resources other than under the 
mining laws.
    3. This withdrawal will expire 20 years from the effective date of 
this order unless, as a result of a review conducted before 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.

    Dated: December 12, 2008.
C. Stephen Allred,
Assistant Secretary--Land and Minerals Management.
[FR Doc. E8-31244 Filed 12-31-08; 8:45 am]
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