Notice of Temporary Closure for Selected Public Lands in Uintah and Grand Counties, UT, 68698 [2014-27266]

Download as PDF 68698 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 222 / Tuesday, November 18, 2014 / Notices b. The interests of the stakeholders that are affected by the planning and management of the D–E NCA and wilderness. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management The two solicited applications will replace the Council member representing Delta County and a Council member representing wildlife interests. The new nominations should ensure that the Council remains representative of the stakeholder groups and geographical areas with an interest in the management of the D–E NCA, as mandated by the Omnibus Public Lands Management Act of 2009 (Act). Any individual or organization may nominate one or more persons to serve on the Council. Individuals may nominate themselves for Council membership. The Obama Administration prohibits individuals who are currently federally registered lobbyists from serving on all Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) and non-FACA boards, committees or councils. Nomination forms may be obtained from the BLM Grand Junction or Uncompahgre field offices or downloaded from the following Web site: http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/nca/ denca/denca_rmp/DENCA_Resource_ Advisory_Council.html. Nomination packages must include a completed nomination form, letters of reference from the represented interests or organizations, and any other information relevant to the nominee’s qualifications. Letters of reference can be from an organization or from anyone who is familiar with the nominee’s ability to speak as an expert on the topic of interest. Nominations are open to new and currently seated members. The Grand Junction and Uncompahgre field offices will review the nomination packages in coordination with the affected counties and the Governor of Colorado before forwarding recommendations to the Secretary, who will make the appointments. The Council shall be subject to the FACA, 5 U.S.C. App. 2; and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1701 et seq. Ruth Welch, BLM Colorado State Director. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2014–27267 Filed 11–17–14; 8:45 am] 17:27 Nov 17, 2014 Notice of Temporary Closure for Selected Public Lands in Uintah and Grand Counties, UT Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: As authorized under the provisions of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, notice is hereby given that certain public lands near P.R. Springs developed camping site in Utah were temporarily closed to overnight camping. This closure provided for public health and safety due to serious concerns noted by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources regarding the potential for human-bear conflicts in the area. DATES: Effective: The temporary closure to overnight camping was in effect from July 30, 2014 through August 13, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michelle Brown, Assistant Field Manager Resources, BLM Utah Vernal Field Office, telephone: 435–781–4400, email: m2brown@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 leave a message or question for the above individual. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Replies are provided during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The BLM’s regulations at 43 CFR 8364(c) require that this notice of closure be published in the Federal Register even though the lands reopened on August 14, 2014. The temporary closure affected public lands within and adjacent to the P.R. Springs developed camping site. This closure applied to all overnight camping in both developed and dispersed camping areas. The public lands affected by this closure are described as follows: SUMMARY: A 5-mile radius surrounding the area known as P.R. Springs, specifically located at Salt Lake Meridian, Utah T. 15 S., R. 23 E., Sec. 36, SE1⁄4SE1⁄4. The closure was announced on July 30, 2014. The closure notice and map of the closure area were posted at the BLM Utah Vernal Field Office, 170 South 500 East, Vernal, UT, and on the BLM Web site: http://www.blm.gov/ut/st/en/fo/ vernal.html. Signs were posted on roads BILLING CODE 4310–4B–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 [14X AF1109 LLUTG01210 L12200000.MA0000 24 1A] Jkt 235001 PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 leading into the lands under closure to notify the public of the temporary closure. The following were exceptions to the closure: (1) Day use between the hours of 6 a.m. and 9 p.m.; (2) Any Federal, state, or local officer or employees in the scope of their official duties; (3) Members of any organized rescue or firefighting force in performance of an official duty; (4) Vehicles owned by the United States, the State of Utah, and Uintah and Grand Counties; and (5) Any person authorized in writing by the BLM Utah Vernal Field Manager. Penalties: Any person who violates the above rules and restrictions may be tried before a United States Magistrate and fined no more than $1,000, imprisoned for no more than 12 months, or both. Such violations may also be subject to enhanced fines provided for under Title 18, U.S.C. Sections 3571. Authority: 43 CFR 8364.1 Approved: Jenna Whitlock, Associate State Director. [FR Doc. 2014–27266 Filed 11–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DQ–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation [RR02630000, 14XR0680A2, RX191247001000000] Notice of Availability of Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Newlands Project, Nevada Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) has prepared the Resource Management Plan/Final Environmental Impact Statement (Final RMP/EIS) for the Newlands Project. This Final RMP/EIS provides a range of alternatives for managing Reclamationadministered lands in the Newlands Project Planning Area, which is in the west-central Nevada counties of Washoe, Storey, Lyon, and Churchill. DATES: Reclamation will not make a decision on the proposed action until at least 30 days after release of the Final RMP/EIS. After the 30-day waiting period, Reclamation will complete a Record of Decision (ROD). The ROD will state the action that will be implemented and will discuss all factors leading to the decision. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\18NON1.SGM 18NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 222 (Tuesday, November 18, 2014)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

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Notice of Temporary Closure for Selected Public Lands in Uintah 
and Grand Counties, UT

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: As authorized under the provisions of the Federal Land Policy 
and Management Act of 1976, notice is hereby given that certain public 
lands near P.R. Springs developed camping site in Utah were temporarily 
closed to overnight camping. This closure provided for public health 
and safety due to serious concerns noted by the Utah Division of 
Wildlife Resources regarding the potential for human-bear conflicts in 
the area.

DATES: Effective: The temporary closure to overnight camping was in 
effect from July 30, 2014 through August 13, 2014.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michelle Brown, Assistant Field 
Manager Resources, BLM Utah Vernal Field Office, telephone: 435-781-
4400, email: m2brown@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 leave a message or question for the 
above individual. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
Replies are provided during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The BLM's regulations at 43 CFR 8364(c) 
require that this notice of closure be published in the Federal 
Register even though the lands reopened on August 14, 2014. The 
temporary closure affected public lands within and adjacent to the P.R. 
Springs developed camping site. This closure applied to all overnight 
camping in both developed and dispersed camping areas. The public lands 
affected by this closure are described as follows:

    A 5-mile radius surrounding the area known as P.R. Springs, 
specifically located at

Salt Lake Meridian, Utah

T. 15 S., R. 23 E.,
    Sec. 36, SE\1/4\SE\1/4\.

    The closure was announced on July 30, 2014. The closure notice and 
map of the closure area were posted at the BLM Utah Vernal Field 
Office, 170 South 500 East, Vernal, UT, and on the BLM Web site: http://www.blm.gov/ut/st/en/fo/vernal.html. Signs were posted on roads 
leading into the lands under closure to notify the public of the 
temporary closure. The following were exceptions to the closure:
    (1) Day use between the hours of 6 a.m. and 9 p.m.;
    (2) Any Federal, state, or local officer or employees in the scope 
of their official duties;
    (3) Members of any organized rescue or firefighting force in 
performance of an official duty;
    (4) Vehicles owned by the United States, the State of Utah, and 
Uintah and Grand Counties; and
    (5) Any person authorized in writing by the BLM Utah Vernal Field 
Manager.
    Penalties: Any person who violates the above rules and restrictions 
may be tried before a United States Magistrate and fined no more than 
$1,000, imprisoned for no more than 12 months, or both. Such violations 
may also be subject to enhanced fines provided for under Title 18, 
U.S.C. Sections 3571.

    Authority: 43 CFR 8364.1

    Approved:
Jenna Whitlock,
Associate State Director.
[FR Doc. 2014-27266 Filed 11-17-14; 8:45 am]
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