Notices & Rules

The Federal Register is the official daily publication for notices, proposed rules and final rules of Federal agencies. The BLM uses the Federal Register to announce and explain our plans to solve problems and accomplish goals, and to give the public an opportunity to comment on the actions we propose. We encourage citizens to make their voices heard on the issues that are important to them.
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Oregon-Washington, Vale DO

BLM announces John Day-Snake Resource Advisory Council (RAC) meeting

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced that the John Day-Snake Resource Advisory Council will meet June 6 and 7, 2024, at the Vale BLM Baker Field Office, 3100 H St., Baker City, Oregon
Ely DO

BLM seeks input on Bald Mountain Mine proposed expansion in White Pine County, Nevada

BLM opens a public comment period for consideration of the Bald Mountain Mine proposed expansion to add nearly 4,000 acres to the existing open-pit gold mine operation and extend the life of the mine by 11 years. 
Alaska

Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance

The BLM provides notice of an appealable decision to convey certain lands to NANA Regional Corporation, Inc., an Alaska Native regional corporation, pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971.
Alaska

Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance

The BLM provides notice of an appealable decision to convey certain lands to Bering Straits Native Corporation, an Alaska Native regional corporation, pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971.
Alaska

Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance.

The BLM provides notice of an appealable decision to convey certain lands to Bering Straits Native Corporation, an Alaska Native regional corporation, pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971
New Mexico, Carlsbad FO

Public Land Order No. 7942; Withdrawal of National Forest System Lands for the Guadalupe Cave Resources Protection Area; New Mexico

This Order withdraws 28,513.30 acres of National Forest System lands in the Lincoln National Forest in Eddy County, New Mexico.
Utah

BLM seeks public input on proposed Lisbon Valley Copper Mine expansion

The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments and information to inform the development of an environmental impact statement evaluating a proposal to expand mining operations at the Lisbon Valley Copper Mine.
Montana-Dakotas

Public Meeting of the Western Montana Resource Advisory Council

The Western Montana Resource Advisory Council will participate in a field tour on June 26, 2024, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. mountain time (MT) and hold a business meeting on June 27, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. MT in Missoula, Montana.
Wyoming

Notice of Availability of the Proposed Resource Management Plan Amendment and Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Buffalo Field Office, Wyoming

Notice of availability and announcement of public protest opportunity on the Proposed Resource Management Plan Amendment and Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Buffalo Field Office, Wyoming.
National Office

Update of the Communications Uses Program, Cost Recovery Fee Schedules, and Rights-of-Way; Corrections

The Bureau of Land Management is correcting a final rule that appeared in the Federal Register on April 12, 2024.
Wyoming

Public Meeting for the Wyoming Resource Advisory Council

Wyoming Resource Advisory Council meeting in Lander, Wyoming, June 2024.