<![CDATA[ BLM California News Releases ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/rss/news_releases/ca.html BLM California News Releases en-us Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:43:19 -0700 News capubrm@ca.blm.gov (California Info) <![CDATA[ BLM Lifts Stage III Fire Restrictions in Eastern Kern County ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/easternkernco.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/easternkernco.html Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:43:19 -0700

The BLM California Desert District (CDD) has lifted Stage III fire restrictions in eastern Kern County due to improved weather conditions. The affected area is public lands north of Highway 58 and west of Highway 14. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM, Partners, Complete Third Year of Rush Fire Recovery ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/rushfirerecovery.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/rushfirerecovery.html Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:01:43 -0700

The Bureau of Land Management and its partners have completed their third year of work to restore habitat burned in the 2012 Rush Fire in northeast Lassen County, and have now hand-planted more than 15,000 shrub seedlings. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Rejects Solar Development in Silurian Valley ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/siluranvalley.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/siluranvalley.html Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:10:58 -0700

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced today it has rejected an application for a solar energy right-of-way in the Silurian Valley in San Bernardino County, Calif. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Plans Burn Projects in Modoc, Lassen and Shasta Counties ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/burnprojects.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/burnprojects.html Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:03:07 -0700

Fire crews from the Bureau of Land Management will conduct several prescribed burning projects in Lassen, Modoc and Shasta counties in California and in Washoe County, Nevada during fall and early winter.Projects will be ignited only when weather conditions allow for safe and successful burning and smoke management. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM to Host Alabama Hills Interpretive Hikes in November ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/alabamahillshiles.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/alabamahillshiles.html Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:57:09 -0700

The Bureau of Land Management will hold interpretive hikes in the Alabama Hills in November to discuss film history and view scenic arches. ]]> <![CDATA[ Comment Period Extended on Draft Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/DRECPextension.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/DRECPextension.html Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:03:03 -0700 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – In response to public requests, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), California Energy Commission (CEC) and California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will extend the public comment period for the draft Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan (DRECP) Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS) for 45 days. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Issues Interim Final Supplementary Rules for Kanaka Valley ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/kanakavalleyrules.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/kanakavalleyrules.html Thu, 6 Nov 2014 15:50:32 -0700

The Bureau of Land Management's Mother Lode Field Office is requesting public comments on proposed new rules affecting 695 acres of public land known as Kanaka Valley in El Dorado County.  ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Teams up Yuba Watershed Institute to "Save the Big Trees" ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/yubawatershed.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/yubawatershed.html Thu, 6 Nov 2014 10:00:45 -0700

The Bureau of Land Management has joined forces with Nevada City-based Yuba Watershed Institute (YWI) to put on a volunteer workday to protect old growth trees from wildfire. This will be the third workday, protecting over 100 old growth trees from fire through the work of volunteers so far. ]]> <![CDATA[ Education Collaborative Partners, Public will Work to Restore Habitat ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/restorehabitat.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/restorehabitat.html Wed, 5 Nov 2014 15:36:28 -0700

SUSANVILLE -- Young people involved with the Lassen County Educational Collaborative will be planting bitterbrush seedlings in areas burned in the Rush Fire, in a habitat restoration project open to the public on Saturday, Nov. 15. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM, Sacramento State University Host Third Annual Youth Summit ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/youthsummit.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/november/youthsummit.html Tue, 4 Nov 2014 11:36:11 -0700

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Today, representatives from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Sacramento State University joined over 200 'youth influencers' for the third annual Youth Summit - Connecting Youth to America's Great Outdoors. ]]>