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

Notice of Intent To Establish a Campground Fee on Public Land in Carbon County, WY
Document Number: 2014-20631
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-29
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Rawlins Field Office, Rawlins, Wyoming, intends to establish an overnight camping fee at Corral Creek Campground within the North Platte River Special Recreation Management Area (SRMA).
Call for Nominations for the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board
Document Number: 2014-20624
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-29
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The purpose of this notice is to solicit public nominations for three positions on the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board (Board). The Board provides advice concerning the management, protection, and control of wild free-roaming horses and burros on public lands administered by the Department of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), and the Department of Agriculture, through the U.S. Forest Service.
Public Land Order No. 7829; Partial Revocation of the Executive Order Dated April 17, 1926; Idaho
Document Number: 2014-20392
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
This order partially revokes a withdrawal created by an Executive Order insofar as it affects 40 acres of public land withdrawn from settlement, sale, location, or entry under the public land laws, including location for non-metalliferous minerals under the United States mining laws, for protection of springs and waterholes and designated as Public Water Reserve No. 107. This order also opens the land to sale to resolve an occupancy trespass.
Notice of Proposed Withdrawal and Notification of a Public Meeting; California
Document Number: 2014-20387
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Land and Minerals Management proposes to withdraw, subject to valid existing rights, on behalf of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), 10,094.03 acres of public lands located in San Bernardino County, California, from location and entry under the United States mining laws, but not from leasing under the mineral or geothermal leasing laws or disposal under the Materials Act of 1947. The purpose of the proposed withdrawal is to protect the botanical integrity of the Coolgardie Mesa and West Paradise Conservation Areas in San Bernardino County, California as a conservation measure for the federally endangered Lane Mountain Milkvetch. This notice temporarily segregates the lands from location and entry under the United States mining law for 2 years, gives the public an opportunity to comment on the proposed withdrawal application, and announces the date, time, and location of a public meeting.
Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended; Notice To Delete an Existing System of Records
Document Number: 2014-20380
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974, the Department of the Interior is issuing public notice of its intent to delete the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Privacy Act system of records, ``Safety Management Information, BLM-13'' from its existing inventory of records systems. The BLM relies on the Department of the Interior ``Safety Management Information System, DOI-60'' to cover safety management program records.
Renewal of Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 2014-20049
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has submitted an information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to continue the collection of information from applicants for grazing permits and leases, and from holders of grazing permits and leases. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) previously approved this information collection activity, and assigned it control number 1004-0041.
Notice of Realty Action: Direct Sale of Public Lands in Pima County, AZ; Correction.
Document Number: 2014-19848
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) published a notice in the Federal Register of July 5, 2013, concerning a ``Direct Sale of Public Lands in Pima County, AZ.'' That notice cited an erroneous serial number in its heading. This notice corrects that error.
Public Land Order No. 7828; Extension of Public Land Order No. 7070; Nevada
Document Number: 2014-19846
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
This order extends the duration of the withdrawal created by Public Land Order No. 7070, as corrected, for an additional 20-year period. The extension is necessary for continued protection of the Desert National Wildlife Range in Clark and Lincoln Counties, Nevada, which would otherwise expire on August 3, 2014.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease: North Dakota
Document Number: 2014-19733
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-20
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Per the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, Bakken Hunter LLC, Baytex Energy USA Ltd. and Williston Hunter Inc. timely filed a petition for reinstatement of competitive oil and gas lease NDM 94466, Divide County, North Dakota. The lessees paid the required rentals accruing from the date of termination. No leases were issued that affect these lands.
Notice of Realty Action: Non-Competitive (Direct) Sale of Public Land in Teton County, WY
Document Number: 2014-19731
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-20
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is proposing to sell a 1.06-acre parcel of public land in Teton County, Wyoming, to TSR Limited under the provisions of Section 203 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of October 21, 1976 (FLPMA), as amended, for not less than the appraised fair market value of $75,000. This parcel is in an inaccessible location that is difficult and uneconomical for the BLM to manage as it is surrounded by private lands, most of which belongs to TSR Limited, and is not suitable for management by another Federal agency.
Notice of Intent To Amend the Cedar Beaver Garfield Antimony Resource Management Plan for the Cedar City Field Office, Cedar City, UT and Prepare an Associated Environmental Assessment; and Notice of Realty Action for the Proposed Sale of Public Land in Beaver County, UT
Document Number: 2014-19730
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-20
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 (FLPMA), as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Cedar City Field Office, Cedar City, Utah, intends to prepare a Resource Management Plan (RMP) amendment with an associated Environmental Assessment (EA) and by this notice is announcing the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues. One parcel of public land in Beaver County, Utah, and the associated mineral estate of no known value, is being considered for disposal by direct sale under the provisions of FLPMA Sections 203 and 209.
Establishment of New Fees for the Rob Jaggers Camping Area in the Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area, New Mexico
Document Number: 2014-19613
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Pursuant to the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act (REA), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Roswell Field Office has established expanded amenity fees for services provided at the Rob Jaggers Camping Area within the Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area (NCA) in New Mexico.
Notice of Realty Action; Recreation and Public Purposes Act Classification for Conveyance, Alpena County, MI
Document Number: 2014-19612
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has examined and found suitable for classification and conveyance under the provisions of the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act, as amended, 43.08 acres of land on Thunder Bay Island in Alpena Township, Michigan. Alpena Township proposes to acquire the lighthouse and surrounding land on Thunder Bay Island to use as a historic site.
Notice of Realty Action: Recreation and Public Purposes Lease, Partial Change of Use of Public Lands in Clark County, NV
Document Number: 2014-19611
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act, Clark County requests to change the use of a portion of a previously approved R&PP lease in Clark County, Nevada (N-51437). Clark County proposes to change the use of 5 acres of an R&PP lease from a tree farm to a public park.
Notice of Realty Action: Proposed Non-Competitive (Direct) Sale of Public Land in Carbon County, UT
Document Number: 2014-19610
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is proposing a non- competitive (direct) sale of 280 acres of public land in Carbon County, Utah, to Hunt Consolidated, Inc., under the provisions of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA), as amended, at not less than the fair market value of $196,000.
Notice of Realty Action: Competitive Sale of Public Lands in Washington County, UT
Document Number: 2014-19609
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-19
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposes to offer six parcels of public land totaling 191 acres in Washington County, Utah, by competitive, sealed bid followed by a live oral auction, at not less than the appraised fair market value (FMV). The sale parcels will be offered pursuant to Section 203 and Section 209 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA), and the applicable BLM land- sale regulations.
Notice of Public Meeting, Eastern Montana Resource Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 2014-19507
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-18
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) Eastern Montana Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below.
Notice of Public Meeting, Dakotas Resource Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 2014-19505
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-18
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) Dakotas Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below.
Notice of Intent To Prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Eagle Mountain Land Exchange, Riverside County, CA
Document Number: 2014-19239
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA), and in response to the May 10, 2011, Order of the United States District Court for the Central District of California, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Palm Springs South Coast Field Office, Palm Springs, California, will prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) addressing deficiencies identified by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in the 1997 EIS for the Eagle Mountain Landfill and Recycling Center Project.
Filing of Plats of Survey; NV
Document Number: 2014-19234
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The purpose of this notice is to inform the public and interested State and local government officials of the filing of Plats of Survey in Nevada.
Filing of Plats of Survey: Oregon/Washington
Document Number: 2014-19231
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-14
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 Extension of Temporary Closure of Public Land in Doña Ana County, NM
Document Number: 2014-19217
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Las Cruces District Office is extending a temporary closure of public land in the vicinity of the Community Pit No. 1 in Do[ntilde]a Ana County, New Mexico, in order to protect persons, property, and public lands and resources.
Alaska Native Claims Selection
Document Number: 2014-19216
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-14
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 Chefarnrmute, Incorporated. 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 Calista Corporation when the surface estate is conveyed to Chefarnrmute, Incorporated. The lands are in the vicinity of Chefornak, Alaska, and are located in:
Alaska Native Claims Selection
Document Number: 2014-19215
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-14
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that appealable decisions will be issued by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to Gana-a `Yoo, Limited, Successor in Interest to Notaaghleedin, Limited, for the Native village of Galena; Successor in Interest to Takathlee-tondin, Incorporated, for the Native village of Kaltag; and Successor in Interest to Nik'aghun, Limited, for the Native village of Nulato. The decisions approve 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 Doyon, Limited, when the surface estate is conveyed to Gana-a `Yoo, Limited. The lands are in the vicinity of Galena, Kaltag, and Nulato, Alaska, and are located in:
Notice of Public Meeting, Pecos District Resource Advisory Council (RAC) Lesser Prairie-Chicken Habitat Preservation Area of Critical Environmental Concern (LPC ACEC) Livestock Grazing Subcommittee Meeting
Document Number: 2014-19044
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-12
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, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pecos District Resource Advisory Council's (RAC) Lesser Prairie- Chicken (LPC) Habitat Preservation Area of Critical Environmental Concerns (ACEC) Livestock Grazing Subcommittee will meet as indicated below.
Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana
Document Number: 2014-19019
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-12
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 September 11, 2014.
Notice of Availability of the Record of Decision for the Proposed Right-of-Way Amendment for the Blythe Solar Power Project, Riverside County, CA
Document Number: 2014-18973
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces the availability of the Record of Decision (ROD) to amend the Right-of-Way (ROW) for the Blythe Solar Power Project (BSPP), Riverside County, California. The Assistant SecretaryLand and Minerals Management, approved the ROD on August 1, 2014, which constitutes the final decision of the Department of the Interior.
Notice of Realty Action: Competitive Sale of 40 Parcels of Public Land in Clark County, NV
Document Number: 2014-18854
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposes to offer 40 parcels of public land totaling 516.18 acres in the Las Vegas Valley by competitive sale, at not less than the appraised fair market values (FMV). The BLM is proposing to offer the parcels for sale pursuant to the Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act of 1998 (SNPLMA), as amended. The sale will be subject to the applicable provisions of Section 203 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA) and BLM land sale regulations.
Notice of Meeting, Front Range Resource Advisory Council
Document Number: 2014-18667
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-07
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, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Front Range Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will meet as indicated below.
Public Land Order No: 7827; Partial Withdrawal Revocation, Power Site Reserve No. 24, Oregon
Document Number: 2014-18613
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-06
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
This order partially revokes a withdrawal created by an Executive Order dated July 2, 1910, insofar as it affects approximately 33.05 acres of public land withdrawn for protection of water power values by Power Site Reserve No. 24. This order also opens the land for conveyance by exchange, pursuant to the authority of Section 1754 of the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009.
State of Arizona Resource Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 2014-18595
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-06
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Arizona Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet in Phoenix, Arizona, as indicated below.
Alaska Native Claims Selection
Document Number: 2014-18457
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-05
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 Akuliak Incorporated. 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 Akuliak Incorporated. Akuliak Incorporated was the original ANCSA corporation for the village of Selawik, but merged with the NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. in 1976 under the authority of PL 94-204. The lands are in the vicinity of Selawik, Alaska, and are located in:
Eastern States: Filing of Plats of Survey
Document Number: 2014-18455
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-05
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plats of survey of the lands described below in the BLM-Eastern States office in Springfield, Virginia, 30 calendar days from the date of publication in the Federal Register.
Notice of Intent To Amend the California Desert Conservation Area Plan for the Coolwater to Lugo Transmission Line Project and Prepare a Joint Environmental Impact Statement and Environmental Impact Report, San Bernardino County, CA
Document Number: 2014-18393
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-04
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 (FLPMA), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Barstow Field Office intends to prepare an amendment to the California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA) Plan (1980, as amended) with a joint Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Environmental Impact Report (EIR) in cooperation with the California Public Utilities Commission in order to analyze Southern California Edison's proposal for the Coolwater to Lugo Transmission Line Project in San Bernardino County. This notice announces the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues.
Renewal of Approved Information Collection
Document Number: 2014-18358
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-08-04
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) invites public comments on, and plans to request approval to continue, the collection of information from applicants for oil shale leases, oil shale lessees, and oil shale operators. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has assigned control number 1004-0201 to this information collection.