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Federal public land laws and policies relating to multiple use of public lands

Federal public land laws and policies relating to multiple use of public lands

a study

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Published by Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific & Technical Information in Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public lands -- United States.,
  • Public domain -- United States.,
  • Forest reserves -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKenneth P. Davis ... [et al.] ; prepared for the Public Land Law Review Commission.
    ContributionsDavis, Kenneth P. 1906-, United States. Public Land Law Review Commission.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 110 p. :
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14512666M


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Federal public land laws and policies relating to multiple use of public lands Download PDF EPUB FB2

While the statutory regimes differ -- the National Forests are administered under the National Forest Management Act, and the BLM lands under the Federal Land Policy and Management Act -- both statutes borrow from the Multiple Use Sustained Yield Act in their emphasis on striking a balance in land use planning among the competing values of recreation, grazing, timber, watershed.

Laws and Regulations. The BLM manages public lands and subsurface estate under its jurisdiction under the Federal Land Policy and Management Act or FLPMA, passed in Despite the rapidly changing environment in which we work, the BLM remains committed to its core mission mandated by FLPMA – a careful balancing of multiple use and sustained yield.

As the manager of more land ( million surface acres or one-tenth of America’s land base) and more subsurface mineral estate ( million acres) than any other government agency, the BLM carries out a dual mandate under FLPMA: that of managing public land for multiple uses (such as Federal public land laws and policies relating to multiple use of public lands book development, livestock grazing, mining, timber harvesting, and outdoor recreation) while conserving.

Possession and use of firearms and other weapons are permissible on undeveloped TVA public lands subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations, unless otherwise posted. If there is a conflict between federal rules/laws and other laws, federal rules/laws prevail.

Public lands are managed for “multiple use” to provide clean water, fish and wildlife habitat, recreation, as well as timber. In Oregon, within the Northwest Forest Plan area, there are million acres of National Forests managed by the Forest Service and million acres of public land managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).

Federal Laws. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) leases minerals and manages oil and gas development activities on over million acres of BLM and other federal lands, as well as private lands where mineral rights have been retained by the federal government. 20 May Congress enacted the first law to manage the Public Lands that resulted from the thirteen newly independent states agreeing to relinquish their western land claims and allow the land to become the joint property of all citizens of the new nation.

The Ordinance for the public lands northwest of the Ohio provided for their survey and sale in tracts of no less than acres. The word reservation as applied to a description of land has a definite, specific meaning. It is defined as a tract of public land reserved for some special use, like schools, forests, or for the use of Indians.

In public land laws of the U.S., a reservation is a tract of land, more or less considerable in extent, which is by public authority. Get this from a library. Federal public land laws and policies relating to multiple use of public lands: a study.

[Kenneth P Davis; United States. Public Land Law Review Commission.;]. Category:United States federal public land legislation. This category contains legislation enacted by the United States Congress pertaining to the use of public lands under public domain. Also included may be ordinances passed before under the Articles of Confederation.

“without limitations.” When Congress exercises its authority over federal land, federal law overrides conflicting state laws under the Supremacy Clause of the U.S.

Constitution, Article VI, Clause 2. States can obtain authority to own and manage federal lands within their borders only by federal, not state, Size: KB. Why You Don't Want the States Managing Public Land That multiple-use mandate on federal lands means that you, I, and our fellow citizens are.

The Federal Land Policy and Management Act(FLPMA) (Pub.L. 94–), is a United States federal law that governs the way in which the public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management are managed.

The law was enacted in by the 94th Congress and Acts repealed: Stock-Raising Homestead Act. The Bureau of Land Management oversees more public lands than any other agency, mainly in the western states.

If USFS lands are typically characterized as forested lands, and in the west often at higher elevations, BLM lands could be characterized typically as lowlands; deserts, plains, sagebrush steppe, and foothills, though many exceptions exist.

Directly related to the water and public lands challenges are existing policies relating to the protection of endangered species. The Endangered Species Act (ESA) has proven to be a powerful tool for the imposition of constraints on land and resource use with obvious implications for economic development.

Which of the following is not true concerning the usage of public land. Public land is managed by federal and state agencies. Unprotected lands exist inside federal parks.

Public land can be protected or unprotected. Wilderness areas and state parks are protected. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. This law enunciates a Federal policy of retention of lands for multiple use management and repeals many obsolete public land laws.

The Act requires the Bureau to execute its management powers under a land use planning process that is based on multiple use and sustained yield principles. Limited Government. Free Markets. Federalism. Summary. This bill creates a state Public Lands Policy Coordinating Office and the Public Lands Policy Coordinating Council for the purpose of creating a cohesive public lands policy and maximizing recognition of state and local interest in the federal land use management process.

Federal Lands, Laws and Policies and the Development of Natural Resources: A Short Course (Summer Conference, July August 1). public land use planning and manage those lands on the basis of C.

Land Use Planning. Land use planning for multiple use/sustained yield is a major goal of FLPMA, but a de factoAuthor: Pamela A. Ray. PUBLIC LAND LAW REVIEW III. THE RESPONSIBILITY OF GAINING ACCESS Of all federal lands, eighty-seven percent are managed by the BLM and Forest Service.

5 The Federal Land Policy and Management Act of (FLPMA) authorizes the Secretaries of Agriculture and In-terior to acquire access to public lands by "purchase, exchange, dona.

Public Forest Lands. Handbook. Public Forest Lands Handbook i-1 HBi Chapter Federal Cost Sharing Programs Land Acquisition Acquisition of Private Land Enrolled in Forest Tax Law Public Forest Lands Handbook i-2 HBi.

Entry of County Forest Lands Acreage Printouts File Size: 2MB. debates over disposal of mineral lands; "Lode Act" granting rights of way over "public domain" for highways and to ditch and canal owners; State law governs establishment of "public highways;" Placer Act clarified right of way grants burdened subsequently patented private land as easement; Mining Law made "free access.

Public Lands. Land that is owned by the United States government. Public land refers to the public domain, unappropriated land belonging to the federal government that is subject to sale or other disposal under general laws and is not reserved for any particular governmental or public purpose.

Why Does The Federal Government Manage So Much Public Land In The West. The federal government owns huge swaths of land in the West.

How it came to have all that land and authority over it is. Modem "public land law" covers a myriad of individual agency mandates to manage particular lands and particular resources.

Overlaying all such mandates are general environmental statutes.2 To add to the complexity, even the term "public land" requires explanation. Common understanding may equate "public lands" with all property. School of Law, University of Oregon Federal Lands, Laws, and Policies and the Development of Natural Resources - A Short Course University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado J INTRODUCTION A.

Summary Par more than in most fields, the historical development of public land law is of pragmatic, modern : Charles F. Wilkinson. BLM violates the public land law the federal Land Management and Policy Act ofa multiple-use law BLM today probably has never read.

You have run out of. The U.S. public lands-The Federal Government owns almost 30 percent of the land area of the United States. This is close to million acres.

These public lands include National Parks and National Mounments, National Forests, National Wildlife Refuges, the BLM lands, the military lands and the Indian : Ralph Maughan. This is called public land.

The system of tenure of public land, and the terminology used, varies between countries. n the United States governmental entities including cities, counties, states, and the federal government all manage land which are referred to as either public lands or the public.

The land trusts I have proposed may not be the only way to solve public land issues. But they are the best way I have found and one that is also politically feasible since they maintain all of the goals of public lands that we cherish--such as multiple use and sustainability--without any of the current problems.

The primary goal of this Sierra Club federal public lands grazing policy is to protect and restore native biodiversity and achieve functional and self-sustaining ecosystems.

The Sierra Club recognizes that the preponderance of scientific evidence documents that grazing by non-native species has led to severe and sometimes irreversible degradation of native ecosystems.

Americans share ownership of approximately million acres of land and water in the United States. These public lands include federal designations like national parks, forests, wildlife refuges, and monuments, as well as state and local areas owned by the public.

Take action to safeguard our. The bill would require the commission, the Wildlife Conservation Board, and the Department of Fish and Wildlife to enter into a memorandum of understanding establishing a state policy that they will undertake all feasible efforts to protect against future unauthorized conveyances of federal public lands or any change in federal public land.

Federal Acquisition of Public Lands Congress has the power to acquire land in aid of other powers conferred upon Congress by the Constitution[i]. Pursuant to 43 USCS § (a), the Secretary of the Interior is authorized to acquire by purchase, exchange, donation, or eminent domain, lands.

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT WASHINGTON, D.C. Febru In Reply Refer To: (WO) P EMS TRANSMISSION 02/23/ Instruction Memorandum No.

Expires: 9/30/ To: All Field Officials From: Assistant Director, Minerals, Realty and Resource Protection Subject: Segregation of Public Lands. Progress 01/01/00 to 09/30/05 Outputs Over the life of the project, Dr. Koontz has conducted research on land use decisions, activies, and policies in the U.S.

Working in conjunction with colleagues and students, Dr. Koontz's scholarship has tied together three interrelated lines of inquiry: (1) ecosystem management and collaborative decision-making, (2) land use, and (3) public forest and. The federal public lands—national forests, parks, and rangelands—are widely known for their vast natural resources: timber; range; minerals; watersheds; wildlife; and sweeping vistas of incredible beauty and diversity.

No less notable are the cultural resources found on the public lands. Some of the earliest withdrawals of public lands from homesteading or other disposition occurred Cited by: 1. land use policies tend to be contentious and that conflicts over land frequently emerge.

THE GOVERNANCE OF LAND USE IN OECD COUNTRIES Land use planning needs to balance public and private interests Private and public interests related to land have to be balanced. Land use decisions by an individual land owner inevitably affects other people.

Federal Laws Significant to the Natural Resource Career Field. Below is a list of federal laws related to natural resource management. These laws are covered in many introductory natural resource classes because they provide a glimpse into the foundation of the National Park Service's (NPS) constitutional authority, as well as the laws that created and strengthened it.

Federal employees overseeing U.S. public lands were assaulted or threatened at least times over a five-year period marked by heightened te Columnists Guest opinion: Pendley is. Headwaters Economics also has compiled a number of regional reports, case studies, tools, research library, and related news articles on the value of public lands to nearby communities; along with an extensive slideshow (PDF) outlining the economic role of federal lands in today’s economy and the importance of public lands in rural development.

At the very least the director of an agency that manages millions of acres of public lands in the West should empower his employees to enforce federal law on those lands Author: ERIK MOLVAR.The Public Land & Resources Law Review is run by a board of student editors at the University of Montana's Alexander Blewett III School of Law.

The organization supports professional scholarship and student-written articles exploring legal issues related to public lands and land use, natural resources and the environment, and tribal & federal.