Public Land Order No. 7777; Partial Extension of Public Land Order No. 6874; Oregon, 54484-54485 [2011-22353]

Download as PDF 54484 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 170 / Thursday, September 1, 2011 / Notices srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Segregation of Lands: An Interim Rule, published in the Federal Register (76 FR 23198) on April 26, 2011, amended the BLM regulations found in 43 CFR parts 2090 and 2800 to provide provisions to allow the BLM to temporarily segregate from the operation of the public land laws, by publication of a Federal Register notice, public lands included in a pending solar energy generation ROW application in order to promote the orderly administration of the public lands. Upon segregation under the Interim Rule, such lands will not be subject to appropriation under the public land laws, including location under the Mining Law of 1872 (but not the Mineral Leasing Act or the Materials Act), subject to valid existing rights, for a period of up to 2 years. This segregation is warranted to allow for the orderly administration of the public lands to facilitate the development of valuable renewable resources and to avoid conflicts between renewable energy generation and mining claims. This temporary segregation does not affect valid existing rights in mining claims located before this segregation notice. Licenses, permits, cooperative agreements, or discretionary land use authorizations of a temporary nature which would not impact lands identified in this notice may be allowed with the approval of an authorized officer of the BLM during the segregative period. The lands segregated under this Notice are legally described as follows: Mount Diablo Meridian T. 26 S., R. 59 E., Sec. 13, Lots 1 to 8, inclusive; Sec. 14; Sec. 23 E1⁄2; Sec. 24, Lots 1 to 16, inclusive; Secs. 25 and 26; Sec. 27, SE1⁄4; Sec. 34, Lot 1, E1⁄2, portion of all public lands east of ROW CC0360 Union Pacific Railroad; Secs. 35 and 36. T. 27 S., R. 59 E., Sec. 1, Lots 1 to 4, inclusive, S1⁄2NE1⁄4, S1⁄2NW1⁄4, and S1⁄2; Sec. 2, Lots 1 to 4, inclusive, S1⁄2NE1⁄4, S1⁄2NW1⁄4, and S1⁄2; Sec. 3, Lot 1, Lot 2, Lot 3, Lot 4, NE1⁄4SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, NE1⁄4NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, and SE1⁄4SE1⁄4SE1⁄4; Sec. 9, NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, SW1⁄4SE1⁄4, SE1⁄4SW1⁄4SE1⁄4, NE1⁄4SW1⁄4SE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, and NE1⁄4NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, portion of public lands east of ROW CC0360 Union Pacific Railroad; Sec. 10, SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, N1⁄2NE1⁄4, and S1⁄2; Secs. 11 to 15, inclusive; Sec. 22, Lots 2 to 13, inclusive, SW1⁄4NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, and NW1⁄4SW1⁄4; Secs. 23 and 24; VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:16 Aug 31, 2011 Jkt 223001 Sec. 25, N1⁄2; Sec. 26, Lots 2 to 13, inclusive, SW1⁄4NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, and NW1⁄4SW1⁄4; Sec. 27, Lots 4 to 6, inclusive. The area described contains 13,043.20 acres, more or less, in Clark County, Nevada. The BLM intends to resurvey T. 27 S., R. 59 E., sec. 3, lots 1 through 3. The description will be replaced for those lands upon final approval of the official plat of survey. The segregation of lands identified in this notice will not exceed 2 years from the date of publication. Termination of the segregation, as provided in the Interim Rule, is the date that is the earliest of the following: Upon issuance of a decision by the authorized officer granting, granting with modifications, or denying the application for a ROW; automatically at the end of the 2 year segregation; or upon publication of a Federal Register notice of termination of the segregation. Upon termination of segregation of these lands, all lands subject to this segregation will automatically reopen to appropriation under the public land laws. Authority: 43 CFR 2800 and 2090. to reinstate the lease, effective the date of termination subject to the: • Original terms and conditions of the lease; • Increased rental of $20 per acre; • Increased royalty of 182⁄3 percent; and • $163 cost of publishing this Notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Teri Bakken, Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section, Bureau of Land Management Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669, 406–896–5091, Teri_Bakken@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. Teri Bakken, Chief, Fluids Adjudication Section. [FR Doc. 2011–22352 Filed 8–31–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DN–P Robert B. Ross Jr., Las Vegas Field Office Manager. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR [FR Doc. 2011–22345 Filed 8–31–11; 8:45 am] Bureau of Land Management BILLING CODE 4310–HC–P [LLOR936000–L14300000–ET0000; HAG– 11–0232; OROR–45928] DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLMT922200–11–L13100000–FI0000– P;MTM 98742] Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease MTM 98742 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), Wilks Ranch Montana, Ltd. timely filed a petition for reinstatement of competitive oil and gas lease MTM 98742, Fergus County, Montana. The lessee paid the required rental accruing from the date of termination. No leases were issued that affect these lands. The lessee agrees to new lease terms for rentals and royalties of $20 per acre and 18–2/3 percent. The lessee paid the $500 administration fee for the reinstatement of the lease and the $163 cost for publishing this Notice. The lessee met the requirements for reinstatement of the lease per Sec. 31 (d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188). We are proposing SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Public Land Order No. 7777; Partial Extension of Public Land Order No. 6874; Oregon Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Public Land Order. AGENCY: This order extends, in part, the duration of the withdrawal created by Public Land Order No. 6874 for an additional 20-year period. The extension is necessary to continue protection of the unique and important forest genetic resources and the expenditure of Federal funds at the Forest Service’s Panelli Seed Orchard, which would otherwise expire on August 27, 2011. The withdrawal for the Quartz Evaluation Plantation is no longer needed and that portion of the withdrawal will expire at the end of the original term on August 27, 2011. DATES: Effective Date: August 28, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Charles R. Roy, Bureau of Land Management, Oregon/Washington State Office, 503–808–6189, or Dianne Torpin, United States Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Region, 503–808– 2422. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\01SEN1.SGM 01SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 170 / Thursday, September 1, 2011 / Notices (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact either of the above individuals during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with either of the above individuals. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose for which the withdrawal was first made for the Panelli Seed Orchard requires this extension in order to continue protection of the unique and important forest genetic resources and the expenditure of Federal funds. The portion of the withdrawal extended by this order will expire on August 27, 2031, 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), the Secretary determines that the withdrawal shall be further extended. The purpose for which the withdrawal for the Quartz Evaluation Plantation was first made no longer exists, so this portion of the withdrawal will expire at the end of its original term on August 27, 2011. 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, it is ordered as follows: 1. Public Land Order No. 6874 (56 FR 42540 (1991)), which withdrew National Forest System lands from location and entry under the United States mining laws (30 U.S.C. Ch. 2), but not from leasing under the mineral leasing laws, to protect the unique and important forest genetic resources and the expenditure of Federal funds at the Panelli Seed Orchard, is hereby extended for an additional 20-year period until August 27, 2031, only insofar as it affects the following described land: srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Willamette Meridian Fremont National Forest Panelli Seed Orchard T. 37 S., R. 15 E., Sec. 24, NE1⁄4SE1⁄4. T. 37 S., R. 16 E., Sec. 19, W1⁄2 lot 3. The area described contains approximately 59.78 acres in Klamath and Lake Counties. 2. Public Land Order No. 6874 (56 FR 42540 (1991)), will expire on August 27, 2011, only insofar as it affects the following described land, which will not be opened to the mining laws until such time and date as specified in an opening order that will be published VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:16 Aug 31, 2011 Jkt 223001 separately in the Federal Register pursuant to 43 C.F.R. 2091.6: Willamette Meridian Fremont National Forest Quartz Evaluation Plantation T. 37 S., R. 16 E., Sec. 28, SW1⁄4NE1⁄4. The area described contains 40 acres in Lake County. Authority: 43 CFR 2310.4. Dated: August 17, 2011. Rhea S. Suh, Assistant Secretary—Policy, Management and Budget. [FR Doc. 2011–22353 Filed 8–31–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–11–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service Notice of Inventory Completion: Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, CA National Park Service, Interior. Notice. AGENCY: The Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, has completed an inventory of human remains and associated funerary objects, in consultation with the appropriate Indian tribes, and has determined that there is a cultural affiliation between the human remains and associated funerary objects and present-day Indian tribes. Representatives of any Indian tribe that believes itself to be culturally affiliated with the human remains and associated funerary objects may contact the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley. Repatriation of the human remains and associated funerary objects to the Indian tribes stated below may occur if no additional claimants come forward. DATES: Representatives of any Indian tribe that wishes to claim a cultural affiliation with the human remains and associated funerary objects should contact the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, at the address below by October 3, 2011. ADDRESSES: Dr. Anthony Garcia, Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology, UC Berkeley, 103 Kroeber Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720–3712, telephone (510) 643– 5283. SUMMARY: Notice is here given in accordance with the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00060 Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 U.S.C. 3003, of the completion of an inventory of human remains and associated funerary objects in the possession of the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, CA. The human remains and associated funerary objects were removed from CA–Sac–16, Sacramento County, CA. This notice is published as part of the National Park Service’s administrative responsibilities under NAGPRA, 25 U.S.C. 3003(d)(3). The determinations in this notice are the sole responsibility of the museum, institution, or Federal agency that has control of the Native American human remains and associated funerary objects. The National Park Service is not responsible for the determinations in this notice. Consultation [2253–665] ACTION: 54485 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 A detailed assessment of the human remains and associated funerary objects was made by the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, in consultation with representatives of the Berry Creek Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California; Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California; Cachil Dehe Band of Wintun Indians; Cortina Indian Rancheria of Wintun Indians of California; California Valley Miwok Tribe, California; Cher-Ae Heights Indian Community of the Trinidad Rancheria, California; Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California; Enterprise Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California; Greenville Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California; Ione Band of Miwok Indians of California; Jackson Rancheria of MeWuk Indians of California; Mooretown Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California; Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, Shingle Springs Rancheria (Verona Tract), California; Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians of the Tuolumne Rancheria of California; United Auburn Indian Community of the Auburn Rancheria of California; Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California; Wilton Rancheria, California; and Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation, California (hereinafter ‘‘The Tribes’’). The Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology has also consulted with the Miwok Tribe of the El Dorado Rancheria, a nonFederally recognized Indian Group. Pursuant to an October 4, 2010, claim by the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, Shingle Springs Rancheria (Verona Tract), California, the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology has completed a review of its previously E:\FR\FM\01SEN1.SGM 01SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 170 (Thursday, September 1, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 54484-54485]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-22353]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLOR936000-L14300000-ET0000; HAG-11-0232; OROR-45928]


Public Land Order No. 7777; Partial Extension of Public Land 
Order No. 6874; Oregon

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Public Land Order.

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SUMMARY: This order extends, in part, the duration of the withdrawal 
created by Public Land Order No. 6874 for an additional 20-year period. 
The extension is necessary to continue protection of the unique and 
important forest genetic resources and the expenditure of Federal funds 
at the Forest Service's Panelli Seed Orchard, which would otherwise 
expire on August 27, 2011. The withdrawal for the Quartz Evaluation 
Plantation is no longer needed and that portion of the withdrawal will 
expire at the end of the original term on August 27, 2011.

DATES: Effective Date: August 28, 2011.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Charles R. Roy, Bureau of Land 
Management, Oregon/Washington State Office, 503-808-6189, or Dianne 
Torpin, United States Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Region, 503-
808-2422. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf

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(TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-
877-8339 to contact either of the above individuals during normal 
business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to 
leave a message or question with either of the above individuals. You 
will receive a reply during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose for which the withdrawal was 
first made for the Panelli Seed Orchard requires this extension in 
order to continue protection of the unique and important forest genetic 
resources and the expenditure of Federal funds. The portion of the 
withdrawal extended by this order will expire on August 27, 2031, 
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), the Secretary determines that the 
withdrawal shall be further extended. The purpose for which the 
withdrawal for the Quartz Evaluation Plantation was first made no 
longer exists, so this portion of the withdrawal will expire at the end 
of its original term on August 27, 2011.

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, it is ordered as follows:
    1. Public Land Order No. 6874 (56 FR 42540 (1991)), which withdrew 
National Forest System lands from location and entry under the United 
States mining laws (30 U.S.C. Ch. 2), but not from leasing under the 
mineral leasing laws, to protect the unique and important forest 
genetic resources and the expenditure of Federal funds at the Panelli 
Seed Orchard, is hereby extended for an additional 20-year period until 
August 27, 2031, only insofar as it affects the following described 
land:

Willamette Meridian

Fremont National Forest

Panelli Seed Orchard

T. 37 S., R. 15 E.,
    Sec. 24, NE\1/4\SE\1/4\.
T. 37 S., R. 16 E.,
    Sec. 19, W\1/2\ lot 3.

    The area described contains approximately 59.78 acres in Klamath 
and Lake Counties.

    2. Public Land Order No. 6874 (56 FR 42540 (1991)), will expire on 
August 27, 2011, only insofar as it affects the following described 
land, which will not be opened to the mining laws until such time and 
date as specified in an opening order that will be published separately 
in the Federal Register pursuant to 43 C.F.R. 2091.6:

Willamette Meridian

Fremont National Forest

Quartz Evaluation Plantation

T. 37 S., R. 16 E.,
Sec. 28, SW\1/4\NE\1/4\.

    The area described contains 40 acres in Lake County.


    Authority: 43 CFR 2310.4.

    Dated: August 17, 2011.
Rhea S. Suh,
Assistant Secretary--Policy, Management and Budget.
[FR Doc. 2011-22353 Filed 8-31-11; 8:45 am]
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