BLM is doing a RMP (Resourse Management Plan) ammendment for the Lakeview, OR District. The Primary things under consideration, due to lawsuit, are:
Consider information from wilderness charecter inventory updates
Consider a reasonable range of OHV allocation/desigination alternatives
Consider a reasonable range of grazing management alternatives.
They will also address some cave management, develop a TMP, develop a recreation area management plan for the North Lake Special Recreation Management Area, and new utility corridor designations.
Public meetings and open houses for scoping are as follows:
May 26th, 5:00 to 7:30 PM, Burns District Office, Confeence Room, BLM, 28910 Highway 20 West,Hines OR
May 27th, 5:00 to 7:30 PM,Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District Office, East/West Conference Room, USFS, 1230 NE 3rd Street, Suite A-262, Bend, OR
May 28th, 5:30 to 8:30 PM, Christmas Valley Community Hall, 87345 Holly Lane, Christmas Valley, OR
June 2nd, 5:30 to 8:30 PM, Audubon Society of Portland, 5151 NW Cornell Road, Portland OR
Comments may also be sent to :
Thomas E. Rasmussen
Lakeview Resourse Area
Bureau of Land Management
1301 South G Street
Lakeview, OR 97630
Can also email to :
Most if not all of the routes in the North Lake Area were inventoried and GPS'ed around 6-7 years ago by one of our members over one summer and extending into part of a second IIRC.
This is a MAJOR area for us, as the North Lake Area contains the Christmas Valley Dunes.
1981 Cherokee W/T, 360, T-18, Warn 8274 in custom bumper/deer strainer (tested and approved)
1988 Cherokee 4 door, 3" Rancho lift, custom sliders/steps, custom roof rack, custom camo paint, custom camo headliner, custom bumpers and Warn 9500 HS, 31-10.50's
Only 31's, but can drag self with either rig
BLM John Day/Snake RAC-OHV/Recreation Representative
Wolfpack 4x4's - Region 5 - "Cave Lupum"
VP- Outcast Land Use Review Team