Grazing Permit Renewals for the Owyhee River Area Allotments
District/Boise: Field Office/Owyhee
NEPA Type: Environmental Assessment, DOI-BLM-ID-B030-2012-0012-EA
Proposed Action: In accordance with the Order Approving Stipulated Settlement Agreement (U.S. Dist. Court of Idaho Case 1:97-CV-00519-BLW) dated 6-26-08, the BLM Owyhee Field Office has prioritized and grouped grazing allotments to fully process grazing permits. This EA will analyze the effects of grazing management under multiple alternatives in prioritized Group 1, consisting of four allotments: Garat, Castlehead-Lambert, Swisher Springs, and Swisher Fenced Federal Range (FFR). These four allotments are located in southwestern Owyhee County.
Location: Owyhee Field Office
Lead: Jacob C. Vialpando 208-373-3814 Office