BLM extends public comment period for Bouse and Cactus Plain Travel Management Plan


Bureau of Land Management

BLM Office:

Colorado River District Office

Media Contact:

Media Contact: Valerie Gohlke, Colorado River District Public Affairs Specialist
Project Contact: Caroline Kilbane

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. - The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Lake Havasu Field Office is extending the deadline by 45 days for the public comment for the Bouse and Cactus Plain Travel Management Plan and Environmental Assessment. The new deadline for public comment is Aug. 13.  

The two-year plan and environmental assessment involve areas in the communities of Parker and Bouse in La Paz County, Arizona.

Travel management is a comprehensive approach to the administration of travel and transportation networks of roads, primitive routes, trails and areas. This planning includes the inventory and mapping, route designations, and other measures necessary for providing access to and across public lands for a variety of uses by right-of-way holders, recreational users, grazing allotment permittees, mining claim holders and more.

The public can submit their comments through the BLM online land use planning tool, ePlanning at: . The ePlanning site also has an interactive web map that will record public comments online. Written comments may be mailed to: Lake Havasu Field Office, 1785 Kiowa Ave, Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86403, faxed to (928) 505-1270, or emailed to

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The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 western states, including Alaska, on behalf of the American people. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. Our mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.