BLM holds public information forum for proposed Sloan Canyon Visitor Contact Station

View of hikers on winding trail at Sloan CanyonLAS VEGAS – The Bureau of Land Management will hold a public information forum for the proposed Visitor Contact Station to be built at Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area on December 5 at the Levi Strauss Sky Harbor Distribution Center in Henderson, Nevada.

The purpose of the forum is to provide the public with information on the design and construction of the proposed permanent Sloan Canyon Visitor Contact Station. The new facility is funded through special legislation and is proposed to replace the temporary Visitor Contact Station on Nawghaw Poa Road near Henderson, Nevada. BLM staff will be available to provide information and answer questions about Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area and the proposed Visitor Contact Station. Public input is welcome.

The public information forum will be held from 5-8 p.m. at the Levi Strauss Sky Harbor Distribution Center at 501 Executive Airport Dr., Henderson, NV 89052.

For more information, please contact Robert Owen at (702) 515-5035 or email

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in the 11 Western states and Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. In fiscal year 2018, the diverse activities authorized on BLM-managed lands generated $105 billion in economic output across the country. This economic activity supported 471,000 jobs and contributed substantial revenue to the U.S. Treasury and state governments, mostly through royalties on minerals.

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