BLM seeks comments on 2020 off-highway vehicle recreation proposals
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comments on the California State Parks, Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division, off-highway vehicle recreation proposals, which are available for review from March 3 to May 4 at www.ohv.parks.ca.gov.
Approximately 30 projects throughout the state have been proposed, including OHV rules enforcement, operation and maintenance, restoration work and other activities. The proposals are funded through the Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program sponsored by the state of California, which provides financial assistance to cities, counties, districts, federal- and state- agencies, educational institutions, federally recognized tribes and nonprofit entities.
The following is a list of participating offices with point-of-contact information:
- Ridgecrest Field Office: Dana Stephenson, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Palm Spring-South Coast Field Office: Daniel Kasang, email@example.com
- El Centro Field Office: Neil Hamada, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Barstow Field Office: Jeff Childers, email@example.com; and Rose Beardshear, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Needles Field Office: David Roan, email@example.com
- Bakersfield Field Office: Brie Chartier, BLM_CA_Web_BK@blm.gov
- Bishop Field Office: Sara Manley, BLM_CA_Web_BI@blm.gov
- Ukiah Field Office: Briana Halstead, BLM_CA_Web_UK@blm.gov
- Arcata Field Office: Casey Hague, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Eagle Lake Field Office: Marisa Williams, email@example.com
- Redding Field Office: Sky Zaffarano, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Central Coast Field Office: Adam Wilde, BLM_CA_Web_CC@blm.gov
For detailed instructions on how to access the proposals and submit comments, visit www.ohv.parks.ca.gov.
For more information, contact Jane Arteaga, BLM, by telephone at 916-978-4654, by email at email@example.com, or by mail to Jane Arteaga, BLM California State Office, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825.
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.