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9098 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No.

36 / Thursday, February 24, 2005 / Notices

Unit of the Central Utah Project, has DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR $50.00 is required from the purchaser
expired. This order opens the lands to for the conveyance of the mineral
location and entry under the mining Bureau of Land Management interests (43 CFR part 2720).
laws. [ID–090–5700–EU; IDI–32281; DBG–05– Dated: January 4, 2005.
0002] Mitchell A Jaurena,
EFFECTIVE DATE: March 28, 2005.
Acting Bruneau Field Manager.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Notice of Realty Action, Sale of Public
[FR Doc. 05–3518 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am]
Rhonda Flynn, BLM Utah State Office, Land in Owyhee County, ID
BILLING CODE 4310–GG–U
324 S. State Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management,
84111–2303, 801–539–4132. Interior.
ACTION: Notice of Realty Action, Sale of DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
Public Land in Owyhee County, Idaho.
1. Public Land Order No. 6550, Bureau of Land Management
published in the Federal Register July SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land
23, 1984 (49 FR 29599), which Management (BLM) has determined that [MT–924–5410–FR–E035; MTM 93499]
withdrew the following described 30 acres of public land located in
National Forest System lands for use by Owyhee County, Idaho is suitable for Application for Conveyance of Mineral
the Bureau of Reclamation in direct sale to Owyhee County under Interest; Montana
constructing recreation facilities Sections 203 and 209 of the Federal
associated with the Upalco Unit of the Land Policy and Management Act of AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management,
Central Utah Project, expired by 1976 (90 Stat 2750, 43 U.S.C. 1713). Interior.
operation of law on July 22, 2004. DATES: Comments should be received by ACTION: Notice.
April 11, 2005.
Ashley National Forest
ADDRESSES: Comments should be sent to SUMMARY: Notice is given that, pursuant
Uintah Special Meridian the Bruneau Field Office 3948 to section 209b of the Federal Land
Development Avenue, Boise, Idaho Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43
T. 2 N., R. 4 W., U.S.C. 1719(b)), Mr. Tim Weikert has
Sec. 4, lots 3 and 4, NW1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, and 83705–5389.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
applied to purchase the mineral estate
NE1⁄4SW1⁄4NW1⁄4.
Candi Miracle, Realty Specialist, at the described as follows:
T. 3 N., R. 5 W.,
Sec. 34, SW1⁄4SW1⁄4 and S1⁄2NW1⁄4SW1⁄4. address shown above or (208) 384–3455. Principal Meridian, Montana
The area described contains 159.91 acres in SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The T. 7 S., R. 3 W.,
Duchesne County. public land proposed for sale is Sec. 19, W1⁄2NE1⁄4NE1⁄4.
described as follows: Containing 20.00 acres, more or less.
2. At 10 a.m. on March 28, 2005, the
Boise Meridian, Owyhee County, Idaho The mineral interest will be conveyed
lands described in Paragraph 1 above
will be opened to location and entry T. 6 S., R. 4 E., section 4: W1⁄2NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, in whole or in part upon favorable
W1⁄2E1⁄2NW1⁄4SE1⁄4. mineral examination.
under the United States mining laws,
subject to valid existing rights, the The parcel of public land contains 30 The purpose is to allow consolidation
acres.
provisions of existing withdrawals, of surface and subsurface mineral
other segregations of record, and the The 1981 Bruneau Management ownership where there are no known
requirements of applicable law. Framework Plan identified the public mineral values or in those instances
Appropriation of any of the lands land as available for disposal. On where the United States mineral
described in this order under the February 24, 2005 the parcel will be reservation interferes with or precludes
general mining laws prior to the date segregated from appropriation under the appropriate non-mineral development
and time of restoration is unauthorized. public land laws, including the mining and such development is a more
Any such attempted appropriation, laws, except the sale provisions of the beneficial use of the land than the
including attempted adverse possession Federal Land Policy and Management mineral development.
Act (FLPMA). The segregative effect will
under 30 U.S.C. 38 (2000), shall vest no FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
end upon issuance of patent or
rights against the United States. Acts Tami Lorenz, Legal Instruments
November 21, 2005, whichever occurs
required to establish a location and to Examiner, BLM Montana State Office,
first.
initiate a right of possession are P.O. Box 36800, Billings, Montana
The public land will not be offered for
governed by State law where not in 59107–6800, 406–896–5053.
sale until April 25, 2005 at the
conflict with Federal law. The Bureau of appraised fair market value of $9,000. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Upon
Land Management will not intervene in The patent, when issued, will contain a publication of this notice in the Federal
disputes between rival locators over reservation to the United States for Register as provided in 43 CFR 2720.1–
possessory rights since Congress has ditches and canals. This land is being 1(b), the mineral interests within the
provided for such determinations in offered by direct sale to Owyhee County legal description given above will be
local courts. pursuant to 43 CFR 2711.3–3, to provide segregated to the extent that they will
(Authority: 43 CFR 2091.6) a needed buffer around the existing not be subject to appropriation under
Rimrock Landfill. It has been the mining and mineral leasing laws.
Dated: December 16, 2004. determined that the subject parcel The segregative effect of the application
Kent Hoffman, contains no known mineral values; shall terminate upon issuance of a
Deputy State Director, Lands and Minerals. therefore, mineral interests will be conveyance document, final rejection of
[FR Doc. 05–3516 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am] conveyed simultaneously under the the application, or 2 years from the date
BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P authority of Section 209 of FLPMA. A of filing of the application May 21,
separate non-refundable filing fee of 2004, whichever occurs first.

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