<![CDATA[ BLM California News Releases ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/rss/news_releases/ca.html BLM California News Releases en-us Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:46:44 -0600 News capubrm@ca.blm.gov (California Info) <![CDATA[ BLM, Sacramento State University to Host Third Annual Youth Summit ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/youthsummit.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/youthsummit.html Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:46:44 -0600

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Representatives from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Sacramento State University will join over 200 'youth influencers' for the third annual Youth Summit – Connecting Youth to America's Great Outdoors. ]]> <![CDATA[ Carrizo Plain National Monument Advisory Committee Plans December Meeting ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/Carrizoadvcommmtg.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/Carrizoadvcommmtg.html Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:41:09 -0600

The Bureau of Land Management's Carrizo Plain National Monument Advisory Committee will meet Dec. 13, 2014 to discuss scoping of a proposed travel management plan for the monument. Monument staff will present the proposed plan and provide an update on the implementation of the area's resource management plan during the meeting. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Offering Firewood Cutting Permits at Lacks Creek near Arcata ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/firewoodpermits.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/firewoodpermits.html Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:19:07 -0600

The Bureau of Land Management is offering firewood permits for a designated wood cutting area in the Lacks Creek area northeast of Arcata. Permits will be available beginning Monday, Nov. 3, at the Arcata Field Office, 1695 Heindon Rd. in Arcata. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Names Manager for Alturas and Surprise Field Offices ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/fieldofficemanager.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/fieldofficemanager.html Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:09:41 -0600

Dennis A. Sylvia, an experienced natural resource manager with government and private sector experience, has been named field manager for the Bureau of Land Management's Alturas and Surprise Field Offices in northeast California. He will report to the position later this year. ]]> <![CDATA[ BLM Plans Prescribed Burns North of Eagle Lake ]]> http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/eaglelakeprescribedburns.html http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/newsroom/2014/october/eaglelakeprescribedburns.html Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:37:23 -0600

Fire crews from the Bureau of Land Management plan to burn brush and limb piles on public lands east of Eagle Lake beginning the week of Oct. 27 and continuing through the fall and winter. Piles will be burned only on days when weather allows for safe and successful burning and smoke management. ]]> <![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. ]]>