Term Permit Renewal for Lyle and Ruth Whiteside (#2703087)
The purpose and need for the action is to fully process the renewal of the term grazing permit for Lyle and Ruth Whiteside on the Caliente Allotment (#021014). The issuance of the term grazing permit would be for a period of up to ten years.
The current term permit expires on 6/11/2017 and authorizes cattle grazing use according to the following:
* % Public Land
Hist. Susp. Use
* This is for billing purposes only.
** These numbers are approximate
This land based allotment is located within Lincoln County in the south central portion of the Ely District BLM, approximately one mile northwest of Caliente, Nevada (Map #1).
It encompasses approximately 2,008 acres of public land, is located in the south-central portion of the Panaca Valley Watershed (#210) and the extreme north portion of the Meadow Valley Wash Watershed (N-214A). Elevations range from approximately 5,600 feet in the north and south portions of the allotment to approximately 4,400 feet in the extreme south end.
The allotment is neither located within a Wild Horse Herd Management Area (HMA) nor within desert tortoise habitat.
An evaluation of rangeland monitoring data and rangeland health will be conducted for the Caliente Allotment. This data will be summarized in a Standards Determination Document that will be provided for public review at a later date.
T.1 S., R.56 E., MDBM, many sections
T.2 S., R.56 E., MDBM, many sections
Contact: Domenic A. Bolognani
Phone: (775) 726-8124
Date Posted: April 8, 2008