Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government
In accordance with section 7 of the Taylor Grazing Act, as amended, 43 U.S.C.
The area described contains 19.967 acres, more or less in Doña Ana County.
NMSU proposes to develop the land to construct a new satellite campus to meet the educational needs of the rapidly growing community. The site would be leased for a period of 5 years with the option to purchase after the sites are developed according to NMSU. Conveying title to the affected public land is consistent with current BLM land use planning.
The lease or conveyance, when issued, would be subject to the following terms, conditions, and reservations.
1. Provisions of the R&PP Act and to all applicable regulations of the Secretary of the Interior.
2. A right-of-way for ditches and canals constructed by the authority of the United States, Act of August 30, 1890 (43 U.S.C. 945).
3. The United States will reserve all minerals together with the right to prospect for, mine, and remove the minerals.
4. All valid existing rights documented on the official public land records at the time of lease/patent issuance.
5. Any other reservations that the authorized officer determines appropriate to ensure public access and proper management of Federal land and interests therein.
Additional detailed information concerning this Notice of Realty Action, including environmental documents, is available for review at the address above. On October 3, 2008, the lands described above will be segregated from all other forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including the mining and mineral leasing laws, except for lease or conveyance under the R&PP Act. On or before November 17, 2008, comments may be submitted regarding the proposed classification lease or conveyance of the land to the District Manager, BLM Las Cruces District Office, at the address above.
Only written comments will be accepted. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.
(Authority: 43 CFR 2741.5)