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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

Oregon / Washington

NEPA Project Details

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Rock Creek Land Exchange/Land Sale

Burns

Documents in Project

Finding of No Significant Impact,Decision Record OR-03-027-034 Planning Completed
Implement the proposed actions - acquisition of the fee simple estate of the non-Federal land comprised of approximately 233.25 acres north of Mann Lake in Harney County, Oregon, by warranty deed. In exchange, disposal of the fee simple estate of the Federal lands comprised of approximately 1,124.09 acres would occur by quitclaim deed and/or patent. Also, approximately 240.00 acres in Catlow Valley, Harney County, Oregon, would be disposed of by quitclaim deed and/or patent.
Burns District Office
(541) 573-4400
n/a
Resource Area: Andrews
Program Areas: Lands/Realty
Download: RockCreekRanch All DOCS.pdf
Document Publish Date
Protest:
10/03/2007
10/03/2007 - 11/16/2007
Environmental Assessment OR-03-027-034 Planning Completed
Proposed action: The BLM would acquire the fee simple estate of approximately 233.25 acres within the CMPA in exchange for the fee simple estate of up to approximately 1,411.17 acres of Federal land in Catlow Valley, both surface and minerals. The land values would be equalized based on a market value appraisal with up to a 25 percent cash equalization payment if necessary. The BLM would block up Federal land for wildlife habitat, provide casual recreation opportunities, protect the east side of the Steens Mountain viewshed from development, and a trespass case would be settled.
Burns District Office
(541) 573-4400
n/a
Resource Area: Andrews
Program Areas: Lands/Realty
Download: Rock Creek land exchange EA & maps.pdf
Document Publish Date
04/12/2005

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