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Fire Danger is Very High in Moffat County 

 Fire Danger is Very High in Moffat County

 Click here to view the full size Northwest Colorado Fire Management Unit 2016 Fire Wildfire Activity Map

 Northwest Colorado Fire Management Unit 2016 Wildfire Activity Map

All Fire Restrictions have been Rescinded in the Unit

NEPA & Land Use Planning

Travel Management Planning for TMA1

 Click here to view Northwest Colorado Greater Sage-Grouse RMP Amendment & EIS Information

Northwest Colorado Greater Sage-Grouse RMP Amendment & EIS

Link to GPS Coordinates

GPS Coordinates to Locate Your Public Lands

Link to Geocaching Page

Geocaching on Public Lands

Take a photo tour of the area

Take a Photo Tour of the Area

Local Weather Observations
(CO Craig 30 N)

Craig Complex Staff Directory

Craig Complex Staff Directory

Click here to view a map of the Little Snake Field Office

Click on the map above for additional information

  • BLM Extends Comment Period on Northwest Travel Management Plan

The Little Snake Field Office is extending the public comment period on routes for a proposed Travel Management Plan on BLM-managed land in Moffat County.  Following an open house meeting on June 23 to discuss alternatives for route designations in Travel Management Area 1, the BLM originally scheduled to conclude the public comment period on July 22.  The new deadline for public comments is August 5 .  Click here to view the entire news release.

We hope to see you there, please drop by at your convenience to comment on the Route Alternatives.  If you are unable to attend the information will be posted in a few days after the meeting.
Click here to view a larger image of the TMA1 Alternatives Meeting Postcard

  • BLM to Hold Public Hearing Regarding Use of Motorized Equipment for Wild Horse Management

The Bureau of Land Management will hold a public hearing to discuss the use of motorized vehicles in administration of wild horses in Colorado from 6-7 p.m. on August 4 at the Grand Junction Field Office, 2815 H Road.  This will include the Sand Wash Basin Herd Management Area managed by the Little Snake Field Office.  Click here to view the entire news release.

  • Hazardous Tree Mitigation Project on Emerald Mountain

The City of Steamboat Springs is collaborating with the Colorado State Forest Service to implement a Hazard Tree Mitigation Project on Emerald Mountain this summer.  Work is anticipated to begin on Monday July 11 and last through mid-October 2016.  Click here to view the entire news release.

Collom Final EA
Colowyo Collom EA BLM DR

  • Deerlodge Road to Undergo $5.6 Million in Improvements

Construction to improve the road to Deerlodge Park within Dinosaur National Monument will begin on June 23, 2106.  Construction may occur up to seven days per week on the 12.6 miles of roadway and adjacent parking areas.  Click here to view the entire news release.

  • May 12, 2016 Oil & Gas Lease Sale Information

The 30-day public scoping period of nominated lease parcels including preliminary recommendations and stipulations will be open from August 10 - September 9, 2015 .  This allows the public an opportunity to provide comments, which are then analyzed and incorporated into the environmental analysis as appropriate.

Please visit the May 2016 Lease Sale Information Page for more information about the sale.

Please send your comments to:


BLM White River Field Office
Attn: Oil & Gas Lease Sale 
220 East Market Street 
Meeker CO 81641



Please put"Oil & Gas Lease Sale" in the subject line

Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment be advised that your entire comment — including your personal identifying information — may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold from public view your personal information, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

  • A Cherished Reach of the Upper Yampa River Forever Conserved and Open to the Public

    Western Rivers Conservancy, the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service completed conservation of a historic property at the confluence of the Yampa river and Sarvis Creek today.

    The project conserves outstanding fish and wildlife habitat and opens new public access to a prime stretch of trophy trout water and elk hunting grounds only 13 miles from Steamboat Springs.

Bureau of Land Management in Northwest Colorado...

The Little Snake Field Office encompasses 4.2 million acres of federal, state and private lands in Moffat, Routt, and Rio Blanco counties.  Of the total area, 1.3 million acres are public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management and 1.1 million acres of the private and state lands are underlain by federally owned minerals.  Resource activities include:  wildlife, cultural resources, grazing, energy & minerals, rights-of-ways, paleontological resources and recreation.  For more information, click here or on "Programs" from the menu.

Hunter Seim, Acting Field Manager


Phone: 970-826-5000 | Fax: 970-826-5002 | Office Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm M-F

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