Bureau of Land Management

This Record of Decision (ROD) approves the BLM’s proposal to manage BLM-administered lands in the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area (SPRNCA) as presented in the attached approved RMP.

Enclosed is the Proposed Resource Management Plan Amendments (RMPAs)/Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (Final SEIS) for the Ray Land Exchange.

This Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) analyzes impacts that may occur from a proposed land exchange combined with a proposed plan amendment.

List of Bureau of Land Management (BLM) sensitive plant and animal species, which occur on BLM administered lands in Arizona consistent with Manual Section 6840 and current WO-230 guidance.

The purpose of this draft Land Health Evaluation (LHE) report is to evaluate whether the Arizona Standards for Rangeland Health (Standards) are being achieved on the Teacup and Whitlow Allotment.

The purpose of this handbook is to assist in the planning and management of recreation and visitor services on public lands and adjacent waters. This handbook provides planning guidance at the land use plan and implementation level.

This document provides guidance for the management of about 930,200 acres of Federal surface and mineral estate administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Maricopa, Gila, Pima, Pinal, and Yuma Counties in central and southern Arizona. It also provides guidance for administration of an additional 210,000 acres of mineral estate within these four Counties.

This Partial Record of Decision documents approval of the protested portions of the Safford District Resource Management Plan.


Email Address Created for Land Exchange Questions

The Southwestern Region Office of Lands and Minerals Management is overseeing and administering the land exchange and appraisal process which includes the 2,422-acre Oak Flat Federal Parcel. All questions about the land exchange and appraisal process should be emailed to SM.FS.rcexinfo@usda.gov

Programmatic Agreement Info

To comply with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act, the Tonto National Forest developed a Programmatic Agreement (PA) and included it in Volume 5, Appendix O of the final EIS. The PA was created in cooperation with the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, the State Historic Preservation Office, tribes and other consulting parties. The PA contains an agreed upon process for identifying, evaluating and addressing adverse effects to historic properties associated with this undertaking.

To review Volume 5 and the PA, Download Vol 5 PDF, 27 MB.

Forest Service Point of Contact

John Scaggs
Tonto National Forest

Apache Leap Special Management Area
Apache Leap SMA website