Final Great Salt Lake Mineral Leasing Plan and Record of Decision, March 2013
Title:Final Great Salt Lake Mineral Leasing Plan and Record of Decision, March 2013
Creator:SWCA Environmental Consultants
Publisher:Utah. Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands; Utah. Department of Natural Resources
Agency:Forestry, Fire and State Lands; Utah Natural Resources
Date Published:2013
Pages:105 p.
Description:Pursuant to UTAH CODE §§ 65A-2-2 and 65A-2-4 and the implementing regulations of Utah Administrative Code (UTAH ADMIN. CODE) R652-90, the Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands (FFSL or division) is empowered to prepare and adopt management plans for sovereign lands and resources. Given this direction, FFSL initiated the Great Salt Lake (GSL) Mineral Leasing Plan (MLP) revision process with interagency cooperation and collaboration, and open public participation. For the duration of the planning process, a withdrawal was ordered on the lakebed from new mineral leasing until the completion of the resource management plan. Existing leases were allowed to be renewed or extended in accordance with UTAH ADMIN. CODE R652-90-700. The primary purpose of the GSL MLP is to guide FFSL, along with other local, state, and federal partners, in managing, allocating, and appropriately using GSL’s mineral resources. The GSL MLP sets forth guidance and direction for future mineral resource management activities on GSL. In compliance with policy, procedures, rules, and statutes for resource management planning, FFSL has completed the mineral resource management plan for the subject site. Therefore, FFSL issues this Record of Decision for the GSL MLP.
Type (DCMI):Text
Type (Utah):Report; Plan
Internet Media Type:application/pdf
Topic:Natural resources
Subject (LCSH):Mining leases; Mineral industries; Oil and gas leases; Natural resources; Natural resources--Management; Natural resources--Management--Planning; Natural resources--Planning; Conservation of natural resources; Conservation of natural resources--Management; Conservation of natural resources--Planning; Water resources development; Water resources development--Management; Water resources development--Planning; Watersheds; Watersheds--Planning; Watershed management; Watershed management--Planning; Water quality; Water quality--Planning; Water quality management; Water quality management--Planning; Regional planning; Public lands; Public lands--Management; Public lands--Management--Planning; Public lands--Planning; Public lands--Recreational use; Public lands--Recreational use--Management; Public lands--Recreational use--Planning; Lakes; Lakes--Management; Lakes--Recreational use; Lakes--Recreational use--Management; Lakes--Recreational use--Planning; Lakes--Planning; Salt lakes; Salt lake ecology; Lake ecology; Lake conservation; Salt lake animals; Lake animals; Habitat (Ecology); Habitat (Ecology)--Management; Fishes; Fishes--Habitat; Aquatic ecology; Aquatic animals; Outdoor recreation; Outdoor recreation--Planning
Place:Great Salt Lake, Box Elder County, Utah, United States,, 41.16266, -112.53491
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Collection:Utah State Publications
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