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Temporary Restrictions on Public Land in Douglas County, NV
« on: December 04, 2012, 08:42:01 pm »
Notice of Temporary Restriction of Vehicle Use and Temporary
Closure to Tree Cutting and Wood Harvesting on Public Land in Douglas
County, NV

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), as authorized under the
provisions of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 and
pursuant to BLM regulations, is temporarily restricting travel by
motorized vehicles to existing posted roads and two-track trails
issuing a temporary closure to wood harvesting and/or tree cutting on
public land within the Topaz Ranch Estates (TRE) and Preacher fires
burn areas. These areas are located south of Gardnerville, Nevada, in
the Pine Nut Mountains east of U.S. Highway 395 in Douglas County,

DATES: Effective Dates: The temporary restriction and closure of the
described public use will be in effect from December 4, 2012 to
December 4, 2014.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Elliott, fire planner, 775-885-
6167, email: Persons who use a telecommunications
device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay
Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to contact the above individual during
normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a
week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You
will receive a reply during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A temporary restriction of cross-country
vehicle travel and a temporary closure to tree cutting and wood
collecting on areas burned by the TRE and Preacher fires in May and
June 2012 are necessary to promote successful rehabilitation of the
burn areas. The burn areas are located on public land on the west side
of the Pine Nut Mountains.

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