In The Spotlight
Spooky Fun at the Haunted Dinosaur Tracksite
Little ghouls, witches, and even super heroes haunt the Mocassin Mountain Dinosaur Tracksite every Halloween. In hordes, they come out anticipating tricks or treats, but to their surprise they find so much more.
Highland High Celebrates Their Public Land Education Day with BLM Utah
Highland High school observed their annual Public Land Education Day with a visit to southern Utah. Several students and instructors from Highland, Utah, traveled to Color Country District to learn more about the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). Students began the journey with a three day exploration of the rugged landscape of southern Utah. Following this, students were treated to a lecture session from BLM program specialists, including State Director, Juan Palma. The experience was capped off with a field tour of a rangeland restoration project.
Kanab Elementary Students Learn With Mud
Anyone who was ever a kid (read “all of us”) knows, children are instinctively drawn to mud, kind of like moths are to a porch light on a warm summer’s eve. They just cannot help themselves.
So what better way to get children to learn about plant biology than combining their natural attraction to mud with an enthusiastic group of volunteers from Grand Staircase Escalante Partners (GSEP), scientists from the Bureau of Land Management’s Kanab Field Office and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, bags of seeds and yes, buckets of mud. Read More
Alton Coal Tract Lease by Application DRAFT EIS
The BLM’s Kanab Field Office (KFO) announced the release of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the Alton Coal Tract Lease By Application (LBA). The application is to lease Federal coal on ~3,581 acres of public and private land... Read More
Kanab Field Office Releases Record of Decision and Approved Resource Management Plan
Designated Route Maps Are Now Available