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ePlanning DOI-BLM-CA-D050-2017-0037-EA (Perdito Exploration Project)  
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NEPA Project Summary 
NEPA #:  DOI-BLM-CA-D050-2017-0037-EA Status:  Decision and Appeal
Project Name:  Perdito Exploration Project Decision Date:  05/16/2018
EIS OEPC #:  FONSI Date: 
Applicant:  Silver Standard US Holdings Inc.    
Case File Number/:
Project Number 
CACA-56495    
Start Date:  05/16/2018    
End Date:  06/15/2018    
 
Project Description:
The BLM is responding to Silver Standard’s proposal for exploration as directed by the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA) and by the Surface Management regulations (43 CFR § 3809). It is the BLM's purpose to comply with this need while ensuring compliance with applicable land use management plans, protection of resources, and compliance with federal and state laws related to environmental protection (43 C.F.R. § 3809.420). Compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act, Section 106, and federal regulation 36 CFR 800 has been completed; and the agency determination is NAE, No Adverse Effects to historic properties.
Project Location:
The Project is located on unpatented lode mining claims on public lands administered by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Ridgecrest Field Office (BLM) in Inyo County, California. The proposed Project is located within section 32 of township 16 south 39 north, Mount Diablo Meridian and sections 3, 4, 9, and 10 of Township 17 South, Range 39 East, Mount Diablo Meridian. The site is accessed from Saline Valley Road, north of Highway 190. A BLM-managed dirt road is used to access the Project area from the Saline Valley Road.
 
Project Lead:  Randall Porter    
Phone Number:  (760) 384-5452    
Email Address:  rporter@blm.gov    
Office(s):  Ridgecrest FO Lead Office:  Ridgecrest FO
Counties:  Inyo    
 
Program(s):  Mining Subprogram(s):  Hard Rock (gold, silver, copper, uranium, etc.)
Cooperating Agencies:     
 

Documents: 
EA
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Appendices_Figures 10/12/2017 Appendices_Figures.pdf (17406 KB)   
488400_010_PerditoEA_CAS_20170922 10/12/2017 488400_010_PerditoEA_CAS_20170922.pdf (1159 KB)   
488400_010_Final_PerditoEA_CAS_20170922 05/16/2018 488400_010_Final_PerditoEA_CAS_20170922.pdf (1585 KB)   
PERDITO_DECISION_RECORD_withoutAppC 05/16/2018 PERDITO_DECISION_RECORD_withoutAppC.pdf (1029 KB)   
DR_AppendixC_Biological_Reports 05/16/2018 DR_AppendixC_Biological_Reports.pdf (14170 KB)   
FONSI_Perdito 05/16/2018 FONSI_Perdito.pdf (177 KB)   
Appendices_Figures 05/16/2018 Appendices_Figures.pdf (17406 KB)   
 

Last Updated:  05/16/2018 14:25:08 MDT