BLM Seeks Grant Comments 3/6/13

BLM Seeking Public Comments on Off-Highway Vehicle Grant Application

            The Bureau of Land Management’s Eagle Lake Field Office in Susanville is accepting comments on a request for grant funds from the California State Parks Off  Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division.

            The field office is applying for about $357,000 for use in the Fort Sage Off  Highway Vehicle Area near Doyle, Calif., and for off highway vehicle-related law enforcement needs across the field office’s area of jurisdiction.

            A public comment period on the grant application runs from March 5 through April 1, 2013. Comments must be submitted to the OHMVR Division, 1725 23rd St., Suite 200, Sacramento, CA  95816, or by email,  Comments also must be sent to the BLM Eagle Lake Field Office, 2950 Riverside Dr., Susanville, CA  96130, attention Marisa Williams, or by email to

            The field office plans to seek about $135, 500 for a land acquisition, approximately $60,000 for operations and $117,000 for restoration work, all in the Fort Sage OHV area.  The office is asking for about $44,000 in grant funds for law enforcement.

            Project descriptions and cost estimates are available for review beginning March 5, at

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