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Public Land Order No. 7780; Extension and Correction of Public Land Order No. 6892; Alaska

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Bureau of Land Management, Interior.


Public Land Order.


This order extends the duration of the withdrawal created by Public Land Order No. 6892 for an additional 20-year period. The extension is necessary to continue to protect the recreational values of the United States Forest Service's Sixmile Creek Recreation Area. This order also corrects the acreage discrepancy in the original order.


Effective Date: October 18, 2011.

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Robert L. Lloyd, Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, 222 West Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513; 907-271-4682. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours.

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The purpose for which the withdrawal was first made requires this extension to continue to protect the recreational values of the Sixmile Creek Recreation Area. The withdrawal extended by this order will expire on October 17, 2031, unless as a result of a review conducted prior to the expiration date pursuant to Section 204(f) of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714(f), the Secretary of the Interior determines that the withdrawal shall be further extended. It has been determined that this action is not expected to have any significant effect on subsistence uses and needs pursuant to Section 810 of the Alaska National Start Printed Page 60867Interest Lands Conservation Act, 16 U.S.C. 3120.


By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by Section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714, it is ordered as follows:

1. Public Land Order No. 6892 (56 FR 52210 (1991)), which withdrew approximately 834 acres of National Forest System lands from settlement, sale, location, or entry under the general land laws, including the United States mining laws (30 U.S.C. ch 2), but not from leasing under the mineral leasing laws, to protect the recreational values of the Sixmile Creek Recreation Area, is hereby extended for an additional 20-year period until October 17, 2031.


2. Public Land Order No. 6892, published in the Federal Register on October 18, 1991, in FR Doc. 291-25194, on page 52210, second column, second line of the “Summary” paragraph “approximately 473 acres” should read “approximately 834 acres”, and in the third column, end of paragraph 1(b), reads: “The areas described aggregate approximately 473 acres.” should read “The areas described aggregate approximately 834 acres.”

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Authority: 43 CFR 2310.4.

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Dated: September 6, 2011.

Rhea S. Suh,

Assistant Secretary—Policy, Management and Budget.

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[FR Doc. 2011-25254 Filed 9-29-11; 8:45 am]