<![CDATA[ BLM California News Releases ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/rss/news_releases/ca.html BLM California News Releases en-us Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:02:14 -0600 News capubrm@ca.blm.gov (California Info) <![CDATA[ Webcast Scheduled to Solicit Comments on Route 66 Management Plan ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/route66webcasts.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/route66webcasts.html Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:02:14 -0600

The California Historic Route 66 Association (CHR66A) and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) California Desert District will hold its fourth in a series of webcasts on Fri., Oct. 30 from 10:30 to noon, to solicit public comments on the tourism and marketing component of the corridor management plan (CMP) for Historic Route 66 from Barstow to Needles, Calif. The CMP will address long-term management, protection and promotion of Route 66, and the preservation and conservation of the corridor. The plan also will include a comprehensive interpretive, tourism and marketing strategy to promote sustainable heritage tourism. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Announces Plans for Fall Prescribed Burning ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/reddeingprescribedburns.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/reddeingprescribedburns.html Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:44:13 -0600

With the arrival of cooler fall weather and some precipitation, the Bureau of Land Management has announced plans for prescribed burning projects on northern California public lands in Shasta and Trinity counties. ]]> <![CDATA[ Volunteers Welcome at Fort Ord Habitat Improvement Project ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/volunteeratfortord.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/volunteeratfortord.html Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:30:58 -0600

Volunteers are welcome to help improve habitat on the Fort Ord National Monument in the 12th annual observance of National Public Lands Day/Make a Difference Day, Saturday, Oct. 25. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Hollister Field Office Lifts Fire Restrictions, Reopens Routes with Seasonal Restrictions ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/hollisterliftsfirerest.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/hollisterliftsfirerest.html Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:42:32 -0600

With the onset of cooler temperatures, increased humidity and shorter days, the Bureau of Land Management has lifted fire restrictions on public lands within the Hollister Field Office effective today. This includes the Tumey, Griswold, Ciervo and Panoche hills. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Extends Nomination Deadline for Northern Calif. Advisory Council ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/ncracnominations.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/ncracnominations.html Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:59:52 -0600

The U. S. Bureau of Land Management has extended until Monday, Nov. 10, the nomination deadline for membership on the Northern California Advisory Council, a citizen group that advises the agency on management of public lands. There are 15 vacancies for terms of one, two and three years. ]]> <![CDATA[ Fire Restrictions Lifted on Public Lands Managed by BLM Redding Field Office ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/reddingfirerest.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/reddingfirerest.html Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:52:52 -0600

The Bureau of Land Management has announced that restrictions on outdoor use of fire have been lifted for BLM-managed public lands in Butte, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Lifting Fire Restrictions on North Coast Public Lands ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/ncfirerest.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/ncfirerest.html Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:16:46 -0600

With the onset of fall weather, the Bureau of Land Management has ended fire restrictions on public lands managed by the Arcata and Ukiah Field Office in Humboldt, Mendocino, Trinity, Napa, Sonoma, Lake, Colusa, Yolo and Glenn counties. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Announces Intent to Prepare Environmental Assessment for Kelso Peak Grazing Allotment and Amendment to Desert Conservation Plan ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/kelsopeakingallotment.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/kelsopeakingallotment.html Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:59:26 -0600

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces its intent to amend the Caliente Resource Management Plan for the Bakersfield Office and the California Desert Conservation Area Plan and prepare an associated Environmental Assessment for the Kelso Peak Grazing Allotment. ]]> <![CDATA[ Federal and State Agencies Announce Public Meetings for Draft Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/DRECPpublicmeetings.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/DRECPpublicmeetings.html Fri, 3 Oct 2014 09:38:10 -0600

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – 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) announced today the dates and locations of several public meetings for the draft Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan (DRECP) Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS). ]]> <![CDATA[ Fall Color Bike Ride Planned for Bizz Johnson National Recreation Trail ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/fallcolorbikeride.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/fallcolorbikeride.html Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:00:16 -0600

A special fall colors ride and bike shuttle will be offered Saturday, Oct. 18, providing a great way to get some exercise and enjoy spectacular fall colors along the Bizz Johnson National Recreation Trail in northeast California. ]]>