Proposed Northern and Eastern Mojave Desert Management Plan

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
United States Department of the Interior
Document Title
Proposed Northern and Eastern Mojave Desert Management Plan
Document Type
EIS - Draft EIS
Present Land Use
BLM Lands and California Desert Conservation Area
Document Description
The Draft 2000 California Desert Conservation Area Plan Amendments for the Northern and Eastern Mojave (NEMO) Planning Area address: (1) the adoption of standards of public land health with specific guidelines for livestock grazing; (2) the protection of threatened and endangered species, as well as species that may be considered for listing in the reasonably foreseeable future by evaluating the habitat requirements and necessary management actions for each such species; (3) multiple-use class of lands released from wilderness consideration and the changes necessary to conform the California Desert Conservation Area Plan to the California Desert Protection Act passed by Congress in 1994; (4) the adoption of an appropriate long-term strategy for motorized competitive speed events outside of Off-Highway-Vehicle open areas in the planning area; (5) the designation of routes of travel within the planning area; (6) elimination of permitted solid waste landfills from public lands in the planning area; and (7) the identification of rivers eligible for the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System in the planning area. The preparation of this document was coordinated with numerous individuals, Federal and State agencies, special interest groups and County governments.

Contact Information

Edythe Seehafer
Agency Name
U.S. Department of the Interior-Bureau of Land Management
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Inyo, San Bernardino
State Highways
Colorado River

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Office of Historic Preservation, Resources, Recycling and Recovery, Resources Agency
State Reviewing Agency Comments
Resources Agency
Project Issues
Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Cultural Resources, Geology/Soils, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Public Services, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife

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