BLM Land Sale Raises $145k

In keeping with the administration’s goals of being a good neighbor to the communities served and providing opportunities for economic growth, the Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Caliente Field Office on Monday, Dec. 18, held a public auction … [Read more...]

BLM Seeks Public Comment on Lincoln County Trails Plan

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Caliente Field Office is asking the public to review and provide comment on the Lincoln County Multipurpose Trails Phase II Preliminary Environmental Assessment that proposes to develop non-motorized … [Read more...]

Public comment sought on proposed land sales

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Caliente Field Office is proposing to offer through a competitive sale 14 parcels totaling approximately 427 acres of public lands in Lincoln County, Nevada. All parcels are located within five miles of the … [Read more...]

BLM Seeks Input On Increasing Recreational Opportunities

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Caliente Field Office is asking the public to provide input on expanding motorized and non-motorized recreational opportunities in Lincoln County, Nev. The 30-day public input period concludes Monday, Feb. … [Read more...]

BLM Horse Gather Concluded in Lincoln

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District wrapped up their Eagle and Silver King Emergency Wild Horse Gather a few days after Christmas. Public Information officer Chris Hanefeld said BLM “gathered and removed 74 excess wild horses from public a … [Read more...]

Input sought on lands nominated for oil and gas exploration

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District is asking the public to provide input on potential issues associated with oil and gas leasing on 41 parcels of public land, totaling 82,121 acres, in White Pine County, Nevada. Leased parcels may later incl … [Read more...]

Caliente field office selling christmas tree-cutting permits

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Caliente Field Office is making Christmas tree-cutting permits available to the public. Only pinion-pine and juniper trees may be harvested. The cutting of all other trees is prohibited. Permits can be … [Read more...]

BLM Ely District welcomes acting monument manager Linda Price

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District is initiating development of a management plan for eastern Nevada’s new Basin and Range National Monument with assistance from BLM Salmon (Idaho) Field Manager Linda Price. “I look forward to wor … [Read more...]

BLM land sales raise $216,580

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Egan and Schell field offices held a public auction on Wednesday, April 1, selling two parcels of agency-administered public land totaling 78.02 acres. The Egan Field Office sold through a competitive … [Read more...]

Assessment available for Ash Springs closure

Once again, the Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Caliente Field Office is asking the public to review and provide comment on the Ash Springs Temporary Closure Preliminary Environmental Assessment. The 15-day public comment period ends Jan. … [Read more...]

Wildfire season begins with two blazes

Two wildfires kicked off the month of July in the Bureau of Land Management Ely District. Both were reported on July 1. The first was the Eight Mile Fire, burning in the South Pahroc Mountains, about ten miles east of Alamo and the other was the … [Read more...]

BLM holds public land sale near Pioche

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District, Schell Field Office held a sale July 10 to the public of three parcels of agency-administered public lands totaling approximately 26.39 acres. The parcels are located in Camp Valley, about 35 miles … [Read more...]

Sacramento Pass Recreation Area closing July 8 for makeover

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District will close the Sacramento Pass Recreation Area to the public beginning Monday, July 8 to improve visitor access and safety.  The popular recreation area is located alongside U.S. Highway 6/50, about 45 … [Read more...]

Volunteers Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Cathedral Gorge State Park

Panaca, Nev. – More than 130 volunteers, including third-grade students from Pioche Elementary School, and fourth, fifth and sixth grade students and staff from Pioche, Panaca and Caliente elementary schools, celebrated National Public Lands Day ( … [Read more...]