Bureau of Land Management July 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Public Meeting, Idaho Falls District Resource Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 2014-18039
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Idaho Falls District Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will meet as indicated below.
Filing of Plats of Survey: Oregon/Washington
Document Number: 2014-18014
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-31
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The plats of survey of the following described lands are scheduled to be officially filed in the Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office, Portland, Oregon, 30 days from the date of this publication.
Call for Nominations for the Wyoming Resource Advisory Council
Document Number: 2014-17667
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-28
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The purpose of this notice is to request public nominations to fill four positions for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wyoming 10- member Resource Advisory Council (RAC). The RAC provides advice and recommendations to the BLM on land use planning and management of the National System of Public Lands within Wyoming.
Notice of Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board Meeting
Document Number: 2014-17378
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces that the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will conduct a meeting on matters pertaining to management and protection of wild, free-roaming horses and burros on the Nation's public lands.
Alaska Native Claims Selection
Document Number: 2014-17423
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-24
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an appealable decision will be issued by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. Successor in Interest to Katyaak Corporation. The decision approves the surface estate in the lands described below for conveyance pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U.S.C. 1601, et seq.). The subsurface estate in these lands will be conveyed to NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. when the surface estate is conveyed to NANA Regional Corporation, Inc., as Successor in Interest to Katyaak Corporation. Katyaak Corporation was the original ANCSA corporation for the village of Kiana, but merged with the NANA Regional Corporation in 1976 under the authority of PL 94-204. The lands are in the vicinity of Kiana, Alaska, and are located in:
Final Notice: Implementation of Helium Stewardship Act Sales and Auctions
Document Number: 2014-17376
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-23
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Secretary of the Interior (Secretary), through the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), New Mexico State Office, is issuing this Final Notice to conduct auctions and sales from the Federal Helium Program, administered by the BLM New Mexico Amarillo Field Office. The BLM will use the sale and auction process outlined in this Notice for the sales and auctions that the Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 (``the Act'') requires the BLM to conduct during fiscal year (FY) 2014. This Notice does not apply to sales or auctions conducted after FY 2014. The BLM's process for sales and auctions conducted after FY 2014 will be announced in subsequent notices or through rulemaking to the extent rulemaking is necessary to implement the Act. Information included in this Notice regarding the BLM's anticipated actions beyond FY 2014 is provided for planning purposes only and is subject to change. This action takes into consideration public comments received as a result of the Notice of Proposed Action published in the Federal Register on May 16, 2014.
Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana
Document Number: 2014-17032
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Montana State Office, Billings, Montana, on August 20, 2014.
Call for Nominations for Utah's Resource Advisory Council
Document Number: 2014-17008
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The purpose of this notice is to request six public nominations for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) that have members' terms expiring in 2015. The RACs provide advice and recommendations to the BLM on land use planning and management of the National System of Public Lands within Utah. The BLM will accept public nominations for 45 days after the publication of this notice.
Notice of Intent To Amend the Rawlins Resource Management Plan for the Rawlins Field Office and Prepare an Associated Environmental Assessment
Document Number: 2014-17007
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended, and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Rawlins Field Office (RFO), Rawlins, Wyoming, intends to prepare a Resource Management Plan (RMP) amendment with an associated Environmental Assessment (EA) for the RFO and by this notice is announcing the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues.
Notice of Intent To Incorporate Gunnison Sage-Grouse Conservation Measures Into the Bureau of Land Management Land Use Plans, Colorado and Utah and Prepare an Associated Environmental Impact Statement
Document Number: 2014-16819
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLMPA) of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) intends to incorporate Gunnison Sage-Grouse Conservation Measures into Resource Management Plans (RMPs) within the range of the species and prepare an associated Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). By this notice, the BLM is announcing the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues.
Notice of Proposed Supplementary Rules for Public Lands Managed by the Moab and Monticello Field Offices in Grand and San Juan Counties, UT
Document Number: 2014-16699
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Records of Decision (ROD) for the Moab and Monticello Field Office Approved Resource Management Plans (RMP) and associated Environmental Impact Statements (EIS), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is proposing supplementary rules and requesting comments. The proposed rules address conduct on BLM public land in Grand County and San Juan County, Utah. The conduct addressed includes the operation of motorized or mechanized vehicles, camping and campfires, firewood and petrified wood collection, and the use of glass containers.
Notice of Realty Action: Classification for Lease and Conveyance for Recreation and Public Purposes of Public Land for a Shooting Range in Elko County, NV
Document Number: 2014-16698
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-16
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has examined and found suitable for classification for lease and subsequent conveyance under the provisions of the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act, as amended, approximately 95.22 acres of public land in Elko County, Nevada. The Elko County proposes to use the land for the expansion of the Elko County Shooting Range.
Notice of Public Meeting for the Southeast Oregon Resource Advisory Council
Document Number: 2014-16689
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-16
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, and the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the Southeast Oregon Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below:
Notice of Intent To Amend the 1999 Owyhee Resource Management Plan and Prepare an Associated Environmental Assessment, Idaho
Document Number: 2014-16225
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-16
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
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) Owyhee Field Office, Marsing, Idaho, intends to prepare a Resource Management Plan (RMP) amendment with an associated Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Owyhee Field Office. This notice announces the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues.
Notice of Temporary Closure for Selected Public Lands in Uintah County, UT
Document Number: 2014-16577
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Notice is hereby given that a temporary closure is in effect on public lands administered by the Vernal Field Office, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) during the 2014 No Gimmicks Racing Half-Marathon Event.
Filing of Plats of Survey: Oregon/Washington
Document Number: 2014-16543
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The plats of survey of the following described lands are scheduled to be officially filed in the Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office, Portland, Oregon, 30 days from the date of this publication.
Public Land Order No. 7826; Partial Revocation of Executive Orders Dated June 8, 1866, and September 10, 1902; California
Document Number: 2014-16229
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
This order partially revokes approximately 12.97 acres of a withdrawal created by two Executive Orders that reserved land at Trinidad Head for use by the United States Coast Guard for lighthouse purposes. The United States Coast Guard no longer needs the reservation on this portion of land. This order returns administrative jurisdiction over this land back to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).
Notice of Invitation to Participate; Coal Exploration License Application NDM 107286, North Dakota
Document Number: 2014-16228
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976, and to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regulations, members of the public are invited to participate with BNI Coal Ltd. on a pro rata cost sharing basis in a program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in lands located in Oliver County, North Dakota.
Notice of Realty Action; Non-Competitive Land Use Authorization of Public Lands in the Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska
Document Number: 2014-16227
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is considering the issuance of a permit for mineral exploration on lands withdrawn for use by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The proposal to conduct sampling associated with mineral assessment on the subject lands was provided by Fairbanks Gold Mining, Inc. (FGMI). The BLM has determined that the lands are suitable and available for issuance of a non-competitive permit for such purposes to FGMI under the authority of Section 302 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA).
Notice of Invitation to Participate; Coal Exploration License Application WYW183321, Wyoming
Document Number: 2014-16226
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976, and to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regulations, all interested parties are hereby invited to participate with Bridger Coal Company on a pro rata cost-sharing basis, in its program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in Sweetwater County, Wyoming.
Notice of Invitation to Participate; Coal Exploration License Application UTU-90194, Sevier County, UT
Document Number: 2014-16223
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Pursuant to Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976 and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regulations, members of the public are invited to participate with Canyon Fuel Company, LLC, on a pro rata cost sharing basis in a program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in Sevier County, Utah.
Idaho: Filing of Plats of Survey
Document Number: 2014-15999
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has officially filed the plats of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Idaho State Office, Boise, Idaho, effective 9:00 a.m., on the dates specified.
Filing of Plats of Survey: Oregon/Washington
Document Number: 2014-15984
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The plats of survey of the following described lands are scheduled to be officially filed in the Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office, Portland, Oregon, 30 days from the date of this publication.
Notice of Public Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15887
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-08
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, and the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the Steens Mountain Advisory Council (SMAC) will meet as indicated below:
Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; North Dakota
Document Number: 2014-15838
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-08
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Montana State Office, Billings, Montana, on August 7, 2014.
Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana
Document Number: 2014-15837
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-08
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Montana State Office, Billings, Montana, on August 7, 2014.
Notice of Public Meeting for the John Day-Snake Resource Advisory Council
Document Number: 2014-15754
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-07
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, and the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the John DaySnake Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below.
Notice of Competitive Coal Lease Sale COC-75916, CO
Document Number: 2014-15496
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-01
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Notice is hereby given that certain Federal coal reserves in the Spruce Stomp Tract described below in Delta County, Colorado, will be offered for competitive lease by sealed bid in accordance with the provisions of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended.
Notice of Intent To Prepare a Joint Environmental Impact Statement and Environmental Impact Report for the West of Devers Upgrade Project, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, CA
Document Number: 2014-15410
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-01
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
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) Palm Springs/ South Coast Field Office intends to prepare a joint Environmental Impact Statement and Environmental Impact Report (EIR/EIS) in cooperation with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) in order to analyze Southern California Edison's proposal for the West of Devers Upgrade Project (WOD UP) in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. This notice announces the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues.