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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Carson City District
 
Release Date: 12/23/13
Contacts: Lisa Ross , 775-885-6107 , lross@blm.gov
News Release No. CCDO 2014-017

BLM seeks input on Tactical Vehicle Off-Highway Project


Carson City, Nev.--The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Carson City District, Stillwater Field Office has made available an Environmental Assessment (EA) on the proposal from Bulletproof Tactical, LLC for a Tactical Vehicle Off-Highway Operations Project. Public comments will be accepted through Jan. 27, 2014.
 
Bulletproof Tactical, LLC is proposing to utilize approximately 129 miles of existing roads, trails and rights-of-ways within Washoe, Storey and Churchill Counties to provide off-highway tactical vehicle training in a desert environment for military special operators, allied military, other government personnel, non-government personnel, and civilian drivers.
 
Training would be comprised of proper off-highway driving techniques, safe vehicle operations, vehicle maintenance, vehicle recovery procedures, and vehicle evaluation services of military prototype vehicles. No new road construction would be involved with this project.  
 
The EA, maps, and other supporting documents are available at: http://www.blm.gov/nv/st/en/fo/carson_city_field/blm_information/nepa.html.
 
Interested parties may submit written comments on the Project to the attention of: Angelica Rose, Stillwater Field Office, 5665 Morgan Mill Rd., Carson City, Nev. 89701, or via fax at (775) 885-6147 ATTN: Angelica Rose.


The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Last updated: 12-26-2013