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Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease
Document Number: 05-8630
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(a), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease WYW145707 for lands in Big Horn County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time, was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated and, in accordance with 30 U.S.C. 188(i)(2) and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(f) included a request for reduced rental and royalty.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease
Document Number: 05-8629
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(a), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease WYW145705 for lands in Big Horn County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time, was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated and, in accordance with 30 U.S.C. 188(i)(2) and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(f) included a request for reduced rental and royalty.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease
Document Number: 05-8628
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(a), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease WYW145691 for lands in Big Horn County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time, was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated and, in accordance with 30 U.S.C. 188(i)(2) and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(f) included a request for reduced rental and royalty.
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for Coal Lease by Application in Campbell County, WY
Document Number: 05-6981
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has received a competitive coal lease application from Foundation Coal West, Inc., (Foundation) for a maintenance tract of Federal coal adjacent to the company's Eagle Butte Mine in Campbell County, Wyoming. A maintenance tract is a parcel of land containing coal reserves that can be leased to maintain production at an existing mine. This tract, which was applied for as a lease by application (LBA) under the provisions of 43 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 3425.1, is called the Eagle Butte West Tract and has been assigned case number WYW155132. Consistent with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) regulations, BLM must prepare an environmental analysis prior to holding a competitive Federal coal lease sale. In accordance with the provisions of Section 102 (2)(C) of NEPA, BLM is announcing it will prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for this lease application and is soliciting public comments regarding issues and resource information.
Notice of Meeting of the Pinedale Anticline Working Group's Air Quality Task Group
Document Number: 05-8591
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (1976) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (1972), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Anticline Working Group (PAWG) Air Quality Task Group (subcommittee) will meet in Pinedale, Wyoming, for a business meeting. Task Group meetings are open to the public.
Notice of Meeting of the Pinedale Anticline Working Group's Socioeconomic Task Group
Document Number: 05-8590
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (1976) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (1972), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Anticline Working Group (PAWG) Socioeconomic Task Group (subcommittee) will meet in Pinedale, Wyoming, for a business meeting. Task Group meetings are open to the public.
Notice of Availability of the Proposed Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement (PRMP/FEIS) for the Dillon Field Office, Montana
Document Number: 05-8541
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under the authority of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) of 1976 and in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has prepared a Proposed Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement (PRMP/FEIS) for public lands and resources administered by the BLM's Dillon Field Office. The PRMP/FEIS provides direction and guidance for the management of approximately 900,000 acres of public land and 1.3 million acres of Federal mineral estate located in Beaverhead and Madison Counties in southwestern Montana and replaces the Dillon Management Framework Plan approved in September 1979.
Notice of Availability of the Draft East Alaska Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement
Document Number: 05-8540
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-29
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA), and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) management policies, a Draft East Alaska Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EARMP/EIS) has been prepared for public lands and resources administered by the Bureau of Land Management's Glennallen Field Office. The public is invited to review and comment on the range and adequacy of the draft alternatives and associated environmental effects. For comments to be most helpful, they should relate to specific concerns or conflicts that are within the legal responsibilities of the BLM and can be resolved in this planning process. The Draft EARMP/EIS will provide the management guidance for resource decisions on 7.1 million acres of BLM-administered lands in East Alaska. The EARMP/EIS will replace the Southcentral Management Framework Plan approved in 1980.
Notice of Meetings
Document Number: 05-8503
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-28
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The Medford District Resource Advisory Committee will meet in Medford to gain a common understanding of the process related to Pub. L. 106-393, tour project sites, and discuss proposed fiscal year 2006 projects. Agenda topics include background and history of the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act, election of a Chairperson and Vice Chairperson, and development of a common vision; on-site inspections of 2005 projects and proposed 2006 projects; and presentations and discussions regarding proposed 2006 Title II projects.
Public Land Order No. 7632; Partial Revocation of Public Land Order No. 2354 and Revocation of Secretarial Order Dated January 27, 1908; Utah
Document Number: 05-8363
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This order partially revokes a Public Land Order and revokes a Secretarial Order in its entirety insofar as they affect approximately 1,339 acres of National Forest System lands withdrawn for administrative and public service sites, recreation areas, and roadside zones. This order opens the lands to such forms of disposition as authorized by law on National Forest System lands and to mining.
Oil and Gas Leasing: Fees, Rentals and Royalty
Document Number: 05-8362
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is providing the six-month notification to suspend all royalty reductions for the production of heavy oil under the regulations at 43 CFR 3103.4-3(b)(6)(i) and of the termination of availability of further heavy oil relief. In addition, BLM is requesting comments on the conditions under which the suspension of the program should end.
Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board; Meeting
Document Number: 05-8358
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
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.
Public Land Order No. 7631; Revocation of Secretarial Order Dated May 27, 1929; Colorado
Document Number: 05-8150
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This order revokes a Secretarial Order in its entirety as it affects 9 acres of public land withdrawn for the Bureau of Land Management's Power Site Classification No. 229. This order also opens the land to surface entry subject to valid existing rights and other segregations of record.
Modified Competitive Sale of Public Land; Oregon (OR 48830)
Document Number: 05-8198
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
A 1.21 acre parcel of public land located in Lane County, Oregon is being considered for sale at not less than appraised market value. This parcel is proposed to be sold through modified competitive procedures.
Notice of Public Meeting; Central Montana Resource Advisory Council
Document Number: 05-8177
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
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) Central Montana Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below.
Rights-of-Way, Principles and Procedures; Rights-of-Way Under the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Mineral Leasing Act
Document Number: 05-7501
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-04-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement and To Initiate the Public Scoping Process for a Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plant
Document Number: 05-5454
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Pursuant to section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, notice is hereby given that the Winnemucca Field Office (WFO) of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is initiating the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a proposed coal-fired power plant.
Extension of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0114
Document Number: 05-7970
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is requesting the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend an existing approval to collect information from owners of unpatented claims, mill sites, and tunnel sites. BLM uses Forms 3830-2 and 3830-3 to collect this information to record such claims and sites; determine the land status at the time of location; collect annual maintenance and location fees; process waivers of annual fees; process annual affidavits of labor or notices of intent to hold a mining claim or site; process requests for deferments from assessment work; process transfers of interest; and adjudicate such claims and sites. The regulations under 43 CFR 3830-3833, 3840-3843, and 3850-3852 authorize BLM to collect the above information to manage the general mining law activities on public lands.
Extension of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0121
Document Number: 05-7969
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) requests the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend an existing approval to collect information from applicants to lease and develop solid minerals other than coal and oil shade. BLM uses the information to determine whether an applicant, permittee, or lessee is qualified to hold an interest under the terms of the implementing regulations at 43 CFR part 3500.
Extension of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0165
Document Number: 05-7968
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) requests the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend an existing approval to collect information from individuals submitting nominations for significant caves under the Federal Cave Resources Protection Act of 1988 and to request confidential cave information. BLM needs the information to determine which caves we will list as significant and decide whether to grant access to confidential cave information.
Extension of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0029
Document Number: 05-7967
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) requests the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend an existing approval to collect information from those persons who submit a Color-of-Title Application to apply for public lands under a color-of-title claim. BLM uses forms 2540-1, 2540- 2, and 2540-3 for color-of-title transactions on public lands.
Extension of Approved Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004-0074
Document Number: 05-7966
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) requests the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend an existing approval to collect information to determine whether a bidder is qualified to hold a lease and to conduct geothermal resource operations under the terms of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 and the Geothermal Steam Act of 1969. BLM uses Forms 3000-2 and 3200-9 to collect this information.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease
Document Number: 05-7965
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(a) and (b)(1), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease WYW159119 for lands in Weston County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time and was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated under the law.
Recreation and Public Purpose (R&PP) Act Classification; Dona Ana County, NM
Document Number: 05-7964
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This action informs the public that BLM has examined and found suitable approximately 15 acres of public land in Dona Ana County, New Mexico for lease or conveyance to Las Cruces Public Schools under the provision of the R&PP Act, as amended (44 Stat. 741, as amended; 43 U.S.C. 869 et seq.) and Section 212 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA of 1976, as amended).
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease
Document Number: 05-7963
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(a) and (b)(1), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease WYW153617 for lands in Park County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time and was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated under the law.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease COC60770
Document Number: 05-7962
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Pursuant to the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2-3(a) and (b)(1), a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease COC60770 for lands in Garfield County, Colorado, was timely filed and was accompanied by all the required rentals accruing from the date of termination.
Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease NMNM 106897
Document Number: 05-7961
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under the provisions of section 31(d) of the Mineral Leasing Act, (30 U.S.C. 188(d)), a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease NMNM 106897 for lands in Quay County, New Mexico, was timely filed and was accompanied by all required rentals and royalties accruing from September 1, 2004, the date of termination.
Public Land Order No. 7633; Withdrawal of Public Land for the Tyro Mill Site Reclamation Project; Arizona
Document Number: 05-7960
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This order withdraws approximately 90 acres of public land from location and entry under the United States mining laws for a period of 5 years to protect the Tyro Mill Site Reclamation Project while the Bureau of Land Management completes land use planning for the area.
Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas lease MTM 93052
Document Number: 05-7959
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-21
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Per 30 U.S.C. 188(d), the lessee timely filed a petition for reinstatement of oil and gas lease MTM 93052, Pondera 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 $10 per acre and 16\2/3\ percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate. The lessee paid the $500 administration fee for the reinstatement of the lease and $155 cost for publishing this Notice. The lessee met the requirements for reinstatement of the lease per Section 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188). We are proposing to reinstate the lease, effective January 1, 2005 subject to: The original terms and conditions of the lease; The increased rental of $10 per acre; The increased royalty of 16\2/3\ percent or 4 percentages above the existing competitive royalty rate; and The $155 cost of publishing this Notice
Change in Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Designations; Closure of Public Lands to Recreational Target Shooting; and Implementation of Supplementary Rules Regarding Operation of Motorized Vehicles and Bicycles
Document Number: 05-7815
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-20
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This notice implements five decisions from the Gold Belt Travel Management Plan, approved August 18, 2004. The following decisions are effective immediately on certain public lands in El Paso, Fremont, Park, and Teller Counties, Colorado. (1) A change in the OHV designation for the Penrose Commons area (3,200 acres) from ``open'' to OHV use to OHV use ``limited to designated roads and trails''. (2) A change in the OHV designation for the Deer Haven area (4,900 acres) from ``closed'' to OHV use to OHV use ``limited to designated roads and trails''. (3) The closure of approximately 11,000 acres of public lands to recreational target shooting. Licensed hunters in legitimate pursuit of game during the proper season with appropriate firearms, as defined by the Colorado Division of Wildlife, are exempt from this closure. (4) A supplementary rule limiting motorized vehicle travel for parking, camping, and retrieving game to a maximum of 100 feet from designated roads and trails in the Gold Belt Travel Management Plan area (138,600 acres). (5) A supplementary rule restricting mountain bikes to designated roads and trails in the Gold Belt Travel Management Plan area (138,600 acres). The purpose of the change in designation, closure and supplementary rules is to prevent damage to public lands and resources, reduce user conflicts, protect public safety, and reduce vandalism to public and private property. The closure is made under the authority of 43 CFR 8364.1 and the supplementary rules are made under the authority of 43 CFR 8365.1-6.
Notice of Public Meeting, Coeur d'Alene District Resource Advisory Council Meeting; ID
Document Number: 05-7783
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
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) Coeur d'Alene District Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below.
Establishment of the Sonoran Desert National Monument Advisory Council
Document Number: 05-7711
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Land Management Bureau
This notice announces the establishment of the Bureau of Land Management's Sonoran Desert National Monument Advisory Council by the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972, 5 U.S.C. Appendix. A copy of the Council charter will be filed with the appropriate committees of Congress and the Library of Congress in accordance with Section 9(c) of FACA. The Federal Land Policy and Management Act, as amended, requires the Secretary to establish advisory councils to provide advice concerning the problems relating to land use planning and the management of public lands within the areas for which the advisory councils are established. The Council will provide representative counsel and advice to BLM on the planning and management of public lands as well as advice on public land resource issues. Council members will be residents of the State(s) in which the Council has jurisdiction and will be appointed by the Secretary.
Notice of Availability of the Draft Alamosa River Watershed Restoration Master Plan
Document Number: 05-7709
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This notice advises the public and other agencies of availability of the Draft Alamosa River Watershed Restoration Master Plan (ARWRMP) for comment. The draft plan describes the Alamosa River environment and the impacts to watershed resources and land uses, and briefly describes proposed restoration projects. It comprehensively addresses all watershed restoration needs, including those resulting from injuries pursuant to the federal Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration (NRDAR) regulations in CFR 43 part 11, as well as restoration needs arising from other impacts. The draft plan also outlines several sets of projects based on competing needs and limited funding, and proposes a preferred restoration alternative, consisting of a project set that best addresses the various resource impacts. The preferred alternative provides for natural resource restoration within the Alamosa River watershed. The draft plan envisions funds from the NRDAR settlement, along with matching funds, grants, and other funding sources, to support the preferred alternative. The restoration actions ultimately undertaken will result from proposals for specific actions that respond to the needs and selected projects identified in the preferred restoration alternative.
Meetings: Resource Advisory Committees-Roseburg District
Document Number: 05-7679
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This notice is published in accordance with Section 10(a) (2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. Meeting notice is hereby given for the Roseburg District BLM Resource Advisory Committee pursuant to Section 205 of the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self Determination Act of 2000, Public Law 106-393 (the Act). Topics to be discussed by the Roseburg District BLM Resource Advisory Committee include operating procedures, evaluation criteria for projects, technical details of projects, and merits of projects.
Notice of Meeting, Front Range Resource Advisory Council (Colorado)
Document Number: 05-7675
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
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) Front Range Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will meet as indicated below.
Emergency Closure of Federal Lands, Lyon County, NV
Document Number: 05-7556
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Notice is hereby given that all public lands at the Anaconda/ Yerington Mine Site, located in Lyon County, Nevada, are closed to all forms of entry by the public. This closure is necessary to protect the public from hazards that are located throughout the former mine site. The Unilateral Administrative Order for Initial Response Activities issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency, states; ``Carcinogens at the Site include, arsenic, chromium, the radioisotopes of uranium (uranium-234, uranium-235, and uranium-238), the radioisotopes of thorium (thorium-230 and thorium-232), and the radioisotopes of radium (radium-228 and radium-226). Aluminum, arsenic, beryllium, boron, cadmium, copper, iron, lead, manganese, mercury, molybdenum, selenium, zinc, uranium, and chloride and sulfate are toxic metal contaminants at the Site. Disturbed and concentrated heavy metals at the Site pose threats through inhalation and ingestion that can result in neurological, kidney, and liver damage, and behavior and learning problems.'' This closure will remain in effect until the Field Office Manager determines it is no longer needed. This closure does not apply to authorized employees and contractors.
Colorado: Filing of Plats of Survey
Document Number: 05-7539
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The plats of survey of the following described land will be officially filed in the Colorado State Office, Bureau of Land Management, Lakewood, Colorado, effective 10 a.m., April 6, 2005. All inquiries should be sent to the Colorado State Office, Bureau of Land Management, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215-7093. The plat, representing the dependent resurveys and surveys in Township 2 North, Range 81 West, Sixth Principal Meridian, Group 1397, Colorado, was accepted March 25, 2005. The supplemental plat, amending the erroneously numbered lot 45, as shown on the plat approved October 30, 1997, to lot 47, and creating new lot 48, is based upon the survey plats approved November 29, 1984 and October 30, 1997 and the mineral survey M.S. 6771, The Cleveland Placer, approved May 16, 1891, and the mineral survey M.S. 1148, Rosa, cancelled August 9, 1984. This supplemental plat was accepted February 9, 2005. The supplemental plat, correcting the numerical errors in the longitudes for the two witness posts on the Colorado/Wyoming State Boundary and Interstate Highway 25 (I-25) and the distance between Witness Point 44+58.83 and Mile Post 45, as shown on the plat approved May 18, 1998, and is based upon the dependent resurvey plat approved May 18, 1998, and was accepted March 31, 2005. These plats and resurvey notes were requested by the Bureau of Land Management for administrative and management purposes. The plat of survey requested by the Realty Staff, White River National Forest, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, on August 11, 2004, for the purpose of identifying the boundaries of National Forest lands to be conveyed and patented out of federal ownership in conjunction with a land exchange at the base of the ski area in Vail, Colorado, under Group 1415 was accepted February 3, 2005. This plat was requested by the U.S. Forest Service, to facilitate a land exchange, and for administrative and management purposes.
Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; New Mexico
Document Number: 05-7381
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-13
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The plats of survey described below are scheduled to be officially filed in the New Mexico State Office, Bureau of Land Management, Santa Fe, New Mexico, (30) thirty calendar days from the date of this publication.
Notice of Applications for Recordable Disclaimer of Interest in Public Highway Rights-of-Way Established Pursuant to Revised Statute 2477 (43 U.S.C. 932, Repealed October 21, 1976); Alexa Lane and Snake Pass Road in Millard County, UT
Document Number: 05-7360
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-13
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
On January 21, 2005, the State of Utah and Millard County submitted two applications for recordable disclaimers of interest from the United States. These recordable disclaimer of interest applications are identified by BLM Serial Number UTU-82199 for Alexa Lane and UTU- 82200 for Snake Pass Road, both in Millard County, Utah. Recordable disclaimers of interest, if issued, would confirm that the United States has no property interest in the identified public highway rights-of-way. This Notice is intended to notify the public of the pending applications and the State's and County's grounds for supporting them. Specific details of the applications are provided in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below.
Notice of Intent To Prepare Supplemental Information for the Jonah Infill Drilling Project Environmental Impact Statement, Pinedale, WY
Document Number: 05-7418
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Under Section 102 (2) (C) of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Field Office announces its intent to prepare supplemental information regarding the potential impacts to air quality of a proposed natural gas development project. On February 11, 2005, the BLM published in the Federal Register a Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Jonah Infill Drilling Project (JIDP) for public review and comment. The BLM will continue to accept comments from the public on only the air quality information presented in the DEIS.
State of Arizona Resource Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 05-7279
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This notice announces a meeting and tour of the Arizona Resource Advisory Council (RAC). The business meeting will be held on May 3, 2005, in Kingman, Arizona, at the Dambar and Steakhouse banquet room located on 1960 E. Andy Devine Avenue. It will begin at 9:30 a.m. and conclude at 4:30 p.m. The agenda items to be covered include: Review of the January 25, 2005 Meeting Minutes; BLM State Director's Update on Statewide Issues; Presentations on Federal Land Recreation Enhancement Act, Designated Off-Highway Vehicle Areas, and Arizona Land Use Planning Updates; RAC Questions on Written Reports from BLM Field Managers; Field Office Rangeland Resource Team Proposals; Reports by the Standards and Guidelines, Recreation, Off-Highway Vehicle Use, Public Relations, Land Use Planning and Tenure, and Wild Horse and Burro Working Groups; Reports from RAC members; and Discussion of future meetings. A public comment period will be provided at 11 a.m. on May 3, 2005, for any interested publics who wish to address the Council. On May 4, the RAC will tour the Pine Lake subdivision in the Hualapai Mountains. BLM will highlight the fuel reduction projects, thinning and prescribed fire, it's jointly conducting with the Pine Lake Working Group to protect the area from catastrophic wildfires. The tour will be conducted from approximately 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Eastern States: Filing of Plat of Survey
Document Number: 05-7151
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM-Eastern States, Springfield, Virginia, 30 calender days from the date of publication in the Federal Register.
Notice To Cancel a Public Meeting, Steens Mountain Advisory Council
Document Number: 05-7150
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The April 18 and 19, 2005, Steens Mountain Advisory Council Meeting, previously scheduled to be held at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Burns District Office, 28910 Highway 20 West, Hines, Oregon 97738, has been cancelled. The original Federal Register notice announcing the meeting was published Tuesday, December 14, 2004, page number 74535.
Idaho: Filing of Plats of Survey
Document Number: 05-7146
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
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 a.m., on the dates specified.
Notice of Continuation of Closure of Public Lands to Off-Highway Vehicles North of Pasadena Valley Road in Elmore County, ID
Document Number: 05-7121
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Notice is hereby given that approximately 988 acres of public land north of the Pasadena Valley Road in Elmore County, Idaho, will remain closed to the use of motorized vehicles. The public land is located approximately two (2) miles east of Glenns Ferry, Idaho, known as the Paradise or Pasadena off-highway vehicle (OHV) area. The closure applies to all types of motor and off-highway vehicles with the exception of those authorized for fire fighting, law enforcement, access to private lands, administrative operations and/or other BLM authorized activities.
Public Land Order No. 7630; Extension of Public Land Order No. 6591; Nevada
Document Number: 05-7119
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This order extends Public Land Order No. 6591, Parcel ``B,'' for an additional 20-year period. This extension is necessary to continue the protection of a communication site and support facilities used for the safe and secure operation of national defense activities on the Nevada Test and Training Range.
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Virgin and Muddy Rivers Surface Water Development Project
Document Number: 05-7118
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Pursuant to section 102(2)(C) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Las Vegas Field Office, will be directing the preparation of an EIS for the Virgin and Muddy Rivers Surface Water Development pipeline and associated facilities and initiate the public scoping process.
Closure of Selected Public Lands in Pima County, AZ
Document Number: 05-7117
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
This order restricts all public use on a year-round basis on 20 acres of public lands in the Saginaw Hill area administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Tucson Field Office, Arizona. Existing management designations established in the Phoenix Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement, dated September 1989, remain unchanged. This order is issued under the authority of 43 CFR 8364.1 and affects the following public lands:
Notice of Public Hearing and Request for Comments on the Environmental Impact Statement, Maximum Economic Recovery Report, and Fair Market Value; Application for Competitive Coal Lease COC 67232; Colorado
Document Number: 05-7116
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
Bureau of Land Management, Colorado State Office, Lakewood, Colorado, hereby gives notice that a public hearing will be held to receive comments on the environmental impact statement, maximum economic recovery, and fair market value of federal coal to be offered. An application for coal lease was filed by Ark Land Company. The Bureau of Land Management offers for competitive lease 1,517.13 acres of Federal coal in Gunnison County, Colorado, Gunnison National Forest.
Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act Classification; Lease and/or Conveyance of Public Lands in La Paz County, AZ
Document Number: 05-7115
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-04-11
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Land Management Bureau
The BLM has examined and found suitable for classification for lease and/or conveyance under the provisions of the Recreation and Public Purposes (R&PP) Act approximately 60 acres of public land in La Paz County, Arizona. The realty would be acquired for community college purposes.