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Secretary of the Interior issues Public Land Order for lands in Nevada

CARSON CITY, Nevada – The Secretary of the Interior has issued a Public Land Order withdrawing 694,838.84 acres of public lands from all forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including location and entry under the United States mining laws, and leasing under the mineral, and geo...

Notice of Temporary Closure of Public Lands in Maricopa County, AZ

Arizona BLM has issued notice that a temporary closure will be in effect on public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Hassayampa Field Office, during the Vulture Mine Off-Road Challenge official permitted off-highway vehicle (OHV) race events. These closures will be in effec...

Ladders area along Verde River closed to protect bald eagles

Camp Verde, Ariz., Nov. 21, 2017 - The Forest Service is temporarily closing the Ladders bald eagle breeding area along the Verde River beginning Dec. 1 for approximately seven months in order to reduce disturbance to eagles during their nesting season. The possible consequences of people disturbin...

Cactus Fire Closure Order Revision

Date(s): Apr 28, 2017 - May 21, 2017 The purpose of this Order is the protection of National Forest visitors and employees due to the high risk of fire re-ignition in the closed area. Prohibitions contained in this order become effective beginning Thursday,  April 27, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. and will re...

Two areas along Forest Road 89B closed to overnight camping

Sedona, Ariz., April 6, 2017 — The Coconino National Forest has issued a Forest Order which limits two areas southwest of Sedona along Forest Road 89B to day use only and restricts overnight camping and campfires. The locations along Forest Road 89B are focused near Deer Pass Trailhead and Forest R...

Limited recreation sites in Flagstaff Ranger District opening early

Flagstaff, Ariz., March 28, 2017 — This spring the Flagstaff Ranger District is opening some recreation sites earlier than usual with limited amenities.  Lower Lake Mary Picnic Area is now open Saturdays and Sundays until April 10, when it will open for the entire week.  The picnic area is day use ...
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