Las Vegas --The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) opened the nomination period for Round 15 project proposals funded under the Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act (SNPLMA). The nomination period opens on September 8 and closes November 7.
Local governmental entities may seek SNPLMA funds for parks, trails, and natural areas in portions of Carson City and Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine counties. Federal agencies may seek funds for capital improvements, conservation initiatives, and restoration projects in eastern Nevada. Federal, State, and other agencies may seek SNPLMA funds for hazardous fuels reduction in the Lake Tahoe Basin, the Carson Range, and the Spring Mountain Range. Federal agencies may seek funding for acquisition of environmentally sensitive land statewide.
Specific requirements for nominating projects in all categories, including eligible entities within the different categories, are available at www.blm.gov/nv/st/en/snplma.html. Nominations must be submitted directly to the BLM Southern Nevada District Office, SNPLMA Division, 4701 North Torrey Pines Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89130. For more information, please call (702) 515-5063. All Round 15 nominations must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. PST on November 7, 2014. Land acquisition nominations require early submittal of a two-to-three page nomination summary and a preliminary title report by 4:30 p.m. PST on October 8, 2014. The summary form for this submittal is available on the SNPLMA website at the link listed above. Late nominations will not be accepted.
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