This is the Public Land Order that withdrew the auxiliary airfield at Basecamp, Nevada, located on US-6 about 10 miles northeast of Warm Springs. This order also withdraws a radar site on a nearby mountain.

Federal Register / Vol. 50, No. 53 / Tuesday, March 19, 1985 / Page 10965
(50 FR 10965)


Bureau of Land Management

43 CFR Public Land Order 6591


Nevada; Withdrawal of Land for Air Force Communication Site

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Public Land Order.

SUMMARY: This order withdraws 600.32 acres of public land for use by the Air Force as a communication site and support facilities. This action will close the land to surface entry and mining for 20 years. The land has been and remains open to mineral leasing.

EFFECTIVE DATE: April 12,1985.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Vienna Wolder, BLM, Nevada State Office, P.O. 12000, Reno, Nevada 89520, 702-784-5481.

By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 90 Stat. 2751, 43 U.S.C. 1714, it is ordered as follows:

1. Subject to valid existing rights, the following described public land is hereby withdrawn from appropriation under the public land laws, including the mining laws but not the mineral leasing laws, and reserved for use by the Air Force:

Mount Diablo Meridian

Parcel "A"

T. 5 N. R. 5O E.

From the northwest corner of section 6 T. 5 N. R. 51 E.,

T. 5 N.. R. 51 E.

Parcel "B"

Commencing at the northeast corner of section 36, T. 8 N., R. 51 E.,

From a point beginning 1.5 miles from junction with Highway 6, 5,254 lineal feet of northerly access road to include 100 foot width on both sides of centerline of said road which extends to the south boundary of Parcel B. (Passes through T. 7 N., R. 52 E., Sections 5, 8, and 17.)

The areas described above aggregate approximately 600.32 acres in Nye County.

2. This withdrawal will not be utilized for storage or use of radioactive material or waste storage.

3. The portion of the county road to Tybo which passes through Parcel A shall remain open to public use without restrictions.

4. Grazing will be allowed except for those areas which are fenced or barricaded.

5. This withdrawal will expire 20 years from the effective date of this order unless, as a result of a review conducted before the expiration date, pursuant to section 204(f) of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714(f), the Secretary determines that the withdrawal shall be extended.

Robert N. Broadbent

Assistant Secretary of the Interior.

March 7,1985.

[FR DOC.85-6479 Filed 3-18-85; 8:45 am]


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