Eagle Lake Field Office

Eagle Lake Field Office

Fall colors on the Susan River
The Susan River and Bizz Johnson Trail 

Public lands managed by the Eagle Lake Field Office cover approximately one million acres in northeastern California and northwestern Nevada. The area offers an amazing diversity including forests, peaceful lake shorelines, scenic river canyons and expansive high deserts. These areas provide myriad recreational opportunities, and other uses including timber harvesting and livestock grazing that help meet the food and fiber needs of our nation.

 Eagle Lake at Rocky Point

Eagle Lake at Rocky Point


Bizz Johnson Trail


Eagle Lake

Dry Valley OHV Area

Fort Sage OHV Area


Noxious Weed Program


Wilderness Study Areas

Watchable Wildlife

Wild Horse and Burro


Top Ten Points of Interest

Twin Peaks Wild Horse and Burro Roundup Page

California Wild Horse and Burro Program

Volunteers Welcome for Archaeology Week Projects

Anyone interested in archaeology of the Great Basin along the California-Nevada border is welcome to join the Bureau of Land Management Eagle Lake Field Office for its inaugural Archaeology Volunteer Week, June 9 through 13.

Participants will join BLM archaeologists in archaeological survey and recording work in the high desert northeast of Susanville. They will also learn about the history and pre-history of the region.

The BLM will provide free camping and a barbecue celebration to wrap up the week.

For information or to sign up, contact Marilla Baker at the BLM in Susanville, (530) 252-5307, or send an email message to mmbaker@blm.gov.

Participants will be required to provide their own camping equipment, food and beverages for the week, and must provide their own transportation to the campground.

The BLM will provide survey equipment and transport volunteers from the campground to the project site.


Federal Register: Notice of Availability of the Nevada and Northeastern California Greater Sage-Grouse Draft Land Use Plan Amendments and Draft Environmental Impact Statement (11-1-2013)

Nevada and Northeastern California Sub-Regional Greater Sage-Grouse Planning Strategy

Documents and Reports

Sage Steppe Ecosystem Restoration Strategy

Available on-line:

Sage Steppe Ecosystem
Restoration Strategy
and Final
Environmental Impact
April 2008
(U.S. Forest Service)

Record of Decision
December 2008

Record of Decision Sage Steppe Restoration


Planing Documents Available on-line

Eagle Lake Proposed Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement
May 2007
Record of Decision
  April 2008   


Rush Fire ESR Environmental Assessment 


Eagle Lake Bly Tunnel Plug 

Fact Sheet

Decision Record

Bureau of Land Management
Eagle Lake Field Office
2950 Riverside Drive
Susanville, CA 96130
Phone: (530) 257-0456
Fax: (530) 257-4831
Office Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., M-F
Contact us by Email