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NOI Issued for Travel Management Plan in Las Vegas Region

The Bureau of Land Management has issued a Notice of Intent to prepare a Recreation Area Management Plan, a Comprehensive Transportation and Travel Management Plan for the Las Vegas Field Office, Nevada and Associated Environmental Impact Statement

SUMMARY: In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended, and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Las Vegas Field Office, Las Vegas, Nevada, intends to prepare a Recreation Area Management Plan (RAMP), Comprehensive Transportation and Travel Management (CTTM) Plan with an associated Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Las Vegas Field Office and by this notice is announcing the beginning of the scoping process to solicit public comments and identify issues.

DATES: This notice initiates the public scoping process for the RAMP/ CTTM with associated EIS. Comments on issues may be submitted in writing until March 29, 2011. The date(s) and location(s) of any scoping meetings will be announced at least 15 days in advance through local media and the BLM Web site at: http://www.blm.gov/nv/st/en/fo/ lvfo.html. In order to be included in the Draft EIS, all comments must be received prior to the close of the 30-day scoping period or 30 days after the last public meeting, whichever is later. We will provide additional opportunities for public participation upon publication of the Draft RAMP/CTTM/EIS.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on issues and planning criteria related to the Las Vegas RAMP/CTTM/EIS using any of the following methods: Web site: http://www.blm.gov/nv/st/en/fo/lvfo.html; Fax: 702-515-5023; Mail: BLM Las Vegas Field Office, RAMP/CTTA/EIS, 4701 North Torrey Pines Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89130-2301; and E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Documents pertinent to this proposal may be examined at the Southern Nevada District, Las Vegas Field Office.

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