Notice of Realty Action: Classification for Lease and Subsequent Conveyance for Recreation and Public Purposes of Public Lands (N-94234) for a Park in the Southwest Portion of the Las Vegas Valley, Clark County, NV, 20667-20668 [2016-08187]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 68 / Friday, April 8, 2016 / Notices Applicant: Peter Stein, South Windsor, CT; PRT–165944 The applicant requests amendment of their captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species: Spotted pond turtle (Geoclemys hamiltonii), Bolson tortoise (Gopherus flavomarginatus), yellow-spotted river turtle (Podocnemis unifilis), and aquatic box turtle (Terrapene coahuila) to enhance the species’ propagation or survival. The notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over the remainder of the 5year period for which the permit would be valid. Bureau of Land Management [LLNVS00000 L58530000.ER0000 241A; N– 94234; 10–08807; MO #4500090193; TAS:14X5232] Notice of Realty Action: Classification for Lease and Subsequent Conveyance for Recreation and Public Purposes of Public Lands (N–94234) for a Park in the Southwest Portion of the Las Vegas Valley, Clark County, NV Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has examined and found suitable for classification for lease and subsequent conveyance under the provisions of the Taylor Grazing Act and the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act, as amended, approximately 15 acres of public land in the Las Vegas Valley, Clark County, Nevada. Clark County proposes to use the land for a community park. The 15-acre park will help meet future expanding needs in the southwestern part of Las Vegas Valley. DATES: Interested parties may submit written comments regarding the proposed classification for lease and conveyance of the land until May 23, 2016. SUMMARY: Applicant: Claws ‘‘N’’ Paws Wild Animal Park, Lake Ariel, PA; PRT– 66990B The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species to enhance species propagation or survival: Lar gibbon (Hylobates lar), ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta), black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata variegata), snow leopard (Uncia uncia), leopard (Panthera pardus), and cottontop tamarin (Saguinus Oedipus). This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Multiple Applicants Mail written comments to the BLM Field Manager, Las Vegas Field Office, 4701 N. Torrey Pines Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89130. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Luis Rodriguez, (702) 515–5069, email: lrodriguez@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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The parcel of land is located southwest of the intersection of Wigwam Avenue and Torrey Pines Drive and is legally described as: ADDRESSES: The following applicants each request a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygargus) culled from a captive herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. Applicant: Aubrey Beacham, Gulfport, MS; PRT–91319B Applicant: Wayne Catto, Gahanna, OH; PRT–91923B Applicant: Roger Hooten, Emory, TX; PRT–92092B Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. [FR Doc. 2016–08016 Filed 4–7–16; 8:45 am] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR BILLING CODE 4333–15–P Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada T. 22 S., R. 60 E., Sec. 14, NW1⁄4NE1⁄4SW1⁄4 and E1⁄2NE1⁄4NW1⁄4SW1⁄4. The area described contains 15 acres, more or less, in Clark County. In accordance with the R&PP Act, Clark County has filed an application to develop the above-described land as a community park with covered play VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:48 Apr 07, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 20667 structures, restrooms, parking, picnic pavilions, open turf areas, walking path, basketball courts, landscaping, lighting signage, and other ancillary amenities. Additional detailed information pertaining to this application, plan of development, and site plan is located in case file N–94234, which is available for review at the BLM Las Vegas Field Office at the above address. Clark County is a political subdivision of the State of Nevada; and is therefore, a qualified applicant under the R&PP Act. Subject to limitations prescribed by law and regulation, prior to patent issuance, the holder of any right-of-way grant within the lease area may be given the opportunity to amend the right-ofway grant for conversion to a new term, including perpetuity, if applicable. The land identified is not needed for any Federal purpose. The lease and/or conveyance is consistent with the BLM Las Vegas Resource Management Plan dated October 5, 1998, and would be in the public interest. Clark County has not applied for more than the 640-acre limitation for public purpose uses in a year and has submitted a statement in compliance with the regulations at 43 CFR 2741.4(b). The lease and conveyance, when issued, will be subject to the provisions of the R&PP Act and applicable regulations of the Secretary of the Interior, and will contain the following reservations to the United States: 1. A right-of-way thereon for ditches or canals constructed by the authority of the United States, Act of August 30, 1890 (43 U.S.C. 945); and 2. All minerals shall be reserved to the United States, together with the right to prospect for, mine, and remove such deposits from the same under applicable law and such regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe. Any lease and conveyance will also be subject to valid existing rights, will contain any terms or conditions required by law (including, but not limited to, any terms or conditions required by 43 CFR 2741.4), and will contain an appropriate indemnification clause protecting the United States from claims arising out of the lessee’s/ patentee’s use, occupancy, or operations on the leased/patented lands. It will also contain any other terms and conditions deemed necessary and appropriate by the Authorized Officer. Any lease and conveyance will also be subject to all valid and existing rights. Upon publication of this notice in the Federal Register, the land described above will be segregated from all other E:\FR\FM\08APN1.SGM 08APN1 20668 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 68 / Friday, April 8, 2016 / Notices forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including the general mining laws, except for lease and conveyance under the R&PP Act, leasing under the mineral leasing laws, and disposals under the mineral material disposal laws. Interested parties may submit written comments on the suitability of the land for a public park in the Enterprise area. Comments on the classification are restricted to whether the land is physically suited for the proposal, whether 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. Interested parties may also submit written comments regarding the specific use proposed in the application and plan of development, and whether the BLM followed proper administrative procedures in reaching the decision to lease and convey under the R&PP Act. Before including your address, phone number, email 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. Only written comments submitted to the Field Manager, BLM Las Vegas Field Office, will be considered properly filed. Any adverse comments will be reviewed by the BLM Nevada State Director, who may sustain, vacate, or modify this realty action. In the absence of any adverse comments, the decision will become effective on June 7, 2016. The lands will not be available for lease and conveyance until after the decision becomes effective. Authority: 43 CFR 2741.5. Frederick Marcell, Acting Assistant Field Manager, Division of Lands, Las Vegas Field Office. [FR Doc. 2016–08187 Filed 4–7–16; 8:45 am] mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4310–HC–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:48 Apr 07, 2016 Jkt 238001 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [15X LLUTG01100 L13110000.EJ0000 24 1A] Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Crescent Point Energy Utah Federal-Tribal Well Development Project, Duchesne and Uintah Counties, Utah Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Intent. AGENCY: In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Vernal Field Office, Vernal, Utah, intends to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Utah Federal-Tribal Well Development proposal submitted by Crescent Point Energy. By this notice the BLM is also announcing the beginning of the scoping process and is soliciting public comments on the issues to be analyzed in the EIS. DATES: This notice initiates a public scoping process for the EIS. Comments on issues may be submitted in writing for 30 days following the publication of this notice. The date(s) and location(s) of any public scoping meetings will be announced at least 15 days in advance through local news media, a project newsletter, and the BLM Web site at: http://www.blm.gov/ut/st/en/info/ newsroom.2.html. In order to be included in the draft EIS, all comments must be received prior to the close of the 30-day scoping period or 15 days after the last public meeting, whichever is later. Additional opportunities for public participation will be provided upon publication of the Draft EIS. ADDRESSES: Comments on issues related to the Crescent Point Energy Utah Federal-Tribal Well Development Project may be submitted by any of the following methods: • Email: UT_Vernal_Comments@ blm.gov. • Fax: (435) 781–4410. • Mail: 170 South 500 East, Vernal, Utah 84078. • BLM NEPA Register: https:// eplanning.blm.gov/epl-front-office/ eplanning/nepa/nepa_register.do (go to the ‘‘text’’ tab, enter the following search criteria ‘‘Utah,’’ ‘‘UT—Vernal FO,’’ and ‘‘EIS’’). Documents pertinent to this proposal may be examined at the Vernal Field Office. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephanie Howard, BLM Project Manager; telephone at 435–781–4469; email showard@blm.gov. Contact Stephanie Howard to have your name added to our mailing list. 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 applicant, Crescent Point Energy U.S. Corp, has filed a plan of development for their Federal, State, private, and tribal trust leases. Crescent Point proposes to drill up to 3,925 new oil and gas wells and build 863 miles of roads; 693 miles of pipelines co-located with the proposed roads; 170 miles of cross-country pipelines; 400 miles of trunk pipelines; 5 salt water disposal wells; 5 produced water treatment facilities; 20 central tank batteries; 4 gas processing plants; 8 oil storage areas; and, 4 equipment storage areas. These activities would occur on Federal-, tribal trust-, allottee-, State-, and privately-owned or administered lands. The project area is located within Duchesne and Uintah counties. It encompasses lands from 1 mile east of Myton, Utah, to 1 mile west of Highway 45. It is directly south of Roosevelt and Ballard cities, Utah, and north of the Ouray Wildlife Refuge. It encompasses: Salt Lake Meridian, Utah T. 5 S., R. 19 E., Tps. 6 and 7 S., Rs. 19 thru 22 E., T. 8 S., R. 20 E. Uintah Special Meridian, Utah T. 3 S., R. 1 W., Tps. 3 S., Rs. 1 and 2 E., Tps. 4 S., Rs. 2 and 3 E. The purpose of the public scoping process is to determine relevant issues that will influence the scope of the environmental analysis, including alternatives and mitigation, and to guide the process for developing the EIS. At present, the BLM has identified the following resources as potentially being impacted by the project: Air quality and air-related values; surface water and groundwater resources including floodplains, wetlands, the Dry Gulch Creek, Pelican Lake, and the Green, Uinta, and Duchesne Rivers; cultural and paleontological resources; soils; special status plant and animal species; greater sage-grouse habitat; livestock grazing; recreation; the Pelican Lake Special Recreation Management Area; residences and residential areas; local E:\FR\FM\08APN1.SGM 08APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 68 (Friday, April 8, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 20667-20668]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-08187]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLNVS00000 L58530000.ER0000 241A; N-94234; 10-08807; MO #4500090193; 
TAS:14X5232]


Notice of Realty Action: Classification for Lease and Subsequent 
Conveyance for Recreation and Public Purposes of Public Lands (N-94234) 
for a Park in the Southwest Portion of the Las Vegas Valley, Clark 
County, NV

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has examined and found 
suitable for classification for lease and subsequent conveyance under 
the provisions of the Taylor Grazing Act and the Recreation and Public 
Purposes (R&PP) Act, as amended, approximately 15 acres of public land 
in the Las Vegas Valley, Clark County, Nevada. Clark County proposes to 
use the land for a community park. The 15-acre park will help meet 
future expanding needs in the southwestern part of Las Vegas Valley.

DATES: Interested parties may submit written comments regarding the 
proposed classification for lease and conveyance of the land until May 
23, 2016.

ADDRESSES: Mail written comments to the BLM Field Manager, Las Vegas 
Field Office, 4701 N. Torrey Pines Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89130.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Luis Rodriguez, (702) 515-5069, email: 
lrodriguez@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.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The parcel of land is located southwest of 
the intersection of Wigwam Avenue and Torrey Pines Drive and is legally 
described as:

Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada

T. 22 S., R. 60 E.,
    Sec. 14, NW\1/4\NE\1/4\SW\1/4\ and E\1/2\NE\1/4\NW\1/4\SW\1/4\.

    The area described contains 15 acres, more or less, in Clark 
County.

    In accordance with the R&PP Act, Clark County has filed an 
application to develop the above-described land as a community park 
with covered play structures, restrooms, parking, picnic pavilions, 
open turf areas, walking path, basketball courts, landscaping, lighting 
signage, and other ancillary amenities. Additional detailed information 
pertaining to this application, plan of development, and site plan is 
located in case file N-94234, which is available for review at the BLM 
Las Vegas Field Office at the above address.
    Clark County is a political subdivision of the State of Nevada; and 
is therefore, a qualified applicant under the R&PP Act.
    Subject to limitations prescribed by law and regulation, prior to 
patent issuance, the holder of any right-of-way grant within the lease 
area may be given the opportunity to amend the right-of-way grant for 
conversion to a new term, including perpetuity, if applicable.
    The land identified is not needed for any Federal purpose. The 
lease and/or conveyance is consistent with the BLM Las Vegas Resource 
Management Plan dated October 5, 1998, and would be in the public 
interest. Clark County has not applied for more than the 640-acre 
limitation for public purpose uses in a year and has submitted a 
statement in compliance with the regulations at 43 CFR 2741.4(b).
    The lease and conveyance, when issued, will be subject to the 
provisions of the R&PP Act and applicable regulations of the Secretary 
of the Interior, and will contain the following reservations to the 
United States:
    1. A right-of-way thereon for ditches or canals constructed by the 
authority of the United States, Act of August 30, 1890 (43 U.S.C. 945); 
and
    2. All minerals shall be reserved to the United States, together 
with the right to prospect for, mine, and remove such deposits from the 
same under applicable law and such regulations as the Secretary of the 
Interior may prescribe.
    Any lease and conveyance will also be subject to valid existing 
rights, will contain any terms or conditions required by law 
(including, but not limited to, any terms or conditions required by 43 
CFR 2741.4), and will contain an appropriate indemnification clause 
protecting the United States from claims arising out of the lessee's/
patentee's use, occupancy, or operations on the leased/patented lands. 
It will also contain any other terms and conditions deemed necessary 
and appropriate by the Authorized Officer.
    Any lease and conveyance will also be subject to all valid and 
existing rights.
    Upon publication of this notice in the Federal Register, the land 
described above will be segregated from all other

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forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including the 
general mining laws, except for lease and conveyance under the R&PP 
Act, leasing under the mineral leasing laws, and disposals under the 
mineral material disposal laws.
    Interested parties may submit written comments on the suitability 
of the land for a public park in the Enterprise area. Comments on the 
classification are restricted to whether the land is physically suited 
for the proposal, whether 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. 
Interested parties may also submit written comments regarding the 
specific use proposed in the application and plan of development, and 
whether the BLM followed proper administrative procedures in reaching 
the decision to lease and convey under the R&PP Act.
    Before including your address, phone number, email 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. Only written comments submitted to the Field Manager, 
BLM Las Vegas Field Office, will be considered properly filed. Any 
adverse comments will be reviewed by the BLM Nevada State Director, who 
may sustain, vacate, or modify this realty action.
    In the absence of any adverse comments, the decision will become 
effective on June 7, 2016. The lands will not be available for lease 
and conveyance until after the decision becomes effective.

    Authority: 43 CFR 2741.5.

Frederick Marcell,
Acting Assistant Field Manager, Division of Lands, Las Vegas Field 
Office.
[FR Doc. 2016-08187 Filed 4-7-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4310-HC-P