U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
 
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Grazing Term Permit Renewal for Newby Cattle Co. (permit # 2705036) on the Garden Spring (#01065), White Rock (#01078) and Summit Spring (#01077) allotments. 
 
The purpose and need for the action is to fully process the renewal of the grazing permit for Newby Cattle Co. (permit # 2705036) on the Garden Spring (#01065), White Rock (#01078) and Summit Spring (#01077) allotments. The current term permit for Newby Cattle Co. (#2705036) is issued under the appropriations act for the period of 1/21/2010 to 2/28/2012. The issuance of the term permit would be for a period of up to 10 years. An overview of the current permitted use is shown below in Table 1. 
 
Current term permit:
 
Table 1. Permitted Grazing Use, Newby Cattle Co. (#2705036)
Allotment
Acres
Livestock
# of Head*
Turn-Out
Removal
% PL**
AUM’s
Garden Spring
39,225
Cattle
348
1-Oct
31-May
100
2792
Garden Spring
39,225
Horse
4
1-Oct
31-May
100
32
White Rock
32,984
Cattle
361
1-Oct
31-May
100
2896
Summit Spring
17,603
Cattle
90
1-Oct
31-May
100
722
* these numbers are approximate
** % public land, for billing purposes only
 
 
Allotment Summary:
 
Table 2. Allotment Summary
Allotment
Acres
Wild Horse Herd Area (not HMA)
Special Status Species
Wilderness area
Garden Spring
39,225
Blue Nose Peak and Clover Mountain
Desert Tortoise
Clover Mountain
White Rock
32,984
Blue Nose Peak 
Desert Tortoise
Mormon Mountain
Summit Spring
17,603
none
Desert Tortoise
none
 
 
An evaluation of the rangeland monitoring data and rangeland health will be conducted for the Garden Spring, White Rock and Summit Spring allotments. This data will be summarized in a standards determination document.
 
The Garden Spring, White Rock and Summit Spring allotments are located in the Tule Desert. These allotments can be found on the 1:100K Clover Mountains map. They can also be found on all or portions of the 1:24K Garden Spring, Blue Nose Peak, Toquop Gap, Lyman Crossing, Carp, Tule Spring, Lime Mountain, Jacks Mountain and Mesquite NW maps. The legal description of the general location of these allotments is all or portions of T.08S R.68-69E, T.09S R.68-69E and T.10S R.68-70E in Lincoln County, Nevada. 
 
Contact Information:
 
Heather Richter
Rangeland Management Specialist
(775) 726-8100

Newby Allotment Grazing Allotment Map


 
Last updated: 04-14-2010