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The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) today released its final decision for managing about 215,000 acres of BLM-administered public lands in the Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area and surrounding public lands in southeastern Imperial County, Calif. The Approved Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area Management Plan, which is accompanied by a Record of Decision, also includes amendments to the California Desert Conservation Area Plan.
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Sonora, CA - The Forest Service has put out a Bio-Regional Assessment that the Stanislaus National Forest will use as a foundation to revise its forest plan.
The Stanislaus National Forest is one of 10 in the Sierra Cascade Region that the report encompasses. Forest plan revisions are already underway in the Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests, and plan revisions on the remaining national forests will soon follow.
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The Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area (ISDRA) Subgroup to the Desert Advisory Council (DAC) has scheduled a public meeting for June 27, 2013 at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) El Centro Field Office, 1661 S. 4th St., El Centro, CA 92243 from 4 to 6 p.m.
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The Inyo National Forest is extending the public review and feedback for the Forest Plan Revision Assessment “topic papers” through September 1, 2013.
It was previously announced that the topic papers were available for public review and feedback through June 30, 2013.
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Porterville, CA – The Sequoia National Forest will hold a series of public meetings to continue to dialogue and receive input from the public and interested stakeholders on Forest Plan Revision. The Sequoia National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan was completed in 1988. While parts of the plan remain relevant, some elements need to be updated to meet changing demands and to incorporate new information.