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Mojave National Preserve

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Listed in the table below are Mojave National Preserve's current plans or projects. Click on the project title for more information.

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Project Title Project Type NEPA Type
Reduce Safety Hazards at Two Mine Openings at the Allured Mine Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Install PUF Plugs in 3 Dangerous Mine Openings at the Okaw Mine Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Foshay Spring Box Maintenance Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Installation of Water Storage Tank for Emergency Fire Response at Hole-in-the-Wall Other Maintenance Activities CE
Install Safety Mitigations and Bat Protection at the Allured Mine Resource Protection CE
Protect Bat Maternity Colony at the Rex Mine Resource Management CE
Implementation of USFWS Raven Control Plan for Recovery of the Desert Tortoise Resource Management CE
Burro Exclusion Fence Repairs Within Rock Springs Land and Cattle Company Historical Landscape Invasive Species Management CE
Cyclic Maintenance: Replace Well Pump and Solar Batteries at OX Ranch House Equipment Replacement CE
Kelso Depot - Temporary Water Tanks and Piping Emergency Repair CE
Kelso Depot - Replace Water Tanks and Piping Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Repair And Improve Dirt Path With Accessible Walkway Around Lake Tuendae Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Vulcan Mine Road Repairs Historic Preservation CE
Cultural landscape irrigation at OX Historic Preservation CE
Remove Solid Waste on Newly Acquired Mojave Lands - Morning Star Mine Pump Station Removal/Demolition CE
Remove Abandoned Mobile Home at Halloran Springs Exit of Interstate 15 Removal/Demolition CE
Install New Carport at Zzyzx Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis (EE/CA) for Five Mine Sites Other CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Carlos Perez Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Jared Peacock Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Susan Gresens Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit renewal - - Clint Epps Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Daniel Baldassarre Research Permit CE
Educational Research and Collecting Permit - - Kelli Elliott Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Malory Owen Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Peter Pearman Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Aaron Smith Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Jess Pelaez Phoenix Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Ed Knell Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Michael Tuma Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Rikke Reese Naesborg Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Andrew Barth Research Permit CE
Research Permit -- Eric Routman Research Permit CE
Mojave Milkweed Monitoring at Barnwell Inventory and Monitoring CE
Zzyzx--Install New Monitoring Well Inventory and Monitoring CE
Remove USGS seismic monitor from wilderness at Granite Pass Other Administrative Activities CE
Kelso Depot HVAC: Install Booster Pump, Assess Geothermal Field Viability, & Assess Interior Mechanical System Other Maintenance Activities CE
CCM Stabilize Rock Tank Line Camp Stabilization CE
CCM Emergency Stabilization of Rex Mine Headframe Stabilization CE
Remove Graffiti on Concrete Foundations at Lanfair Restoration CE
Install Safety Mitigations to Protect Visitors at the Hidden Hills Mine Resource Protection CE
SUP-Southern California Gas Company, Cross-Compression Project Construction Permit CE
Replace Rocking L Ranch House Roof Reconstruction CE
Conduct Pavement Preservation Over Several Years - All Paved Roads Preventive Maintenance CE
Install Survey Markers for Rebuild Design-Morning Star Mine Road & Kelso Wash at Kelbaker Road Reconnaissance Survey CE
Kidney Spring Guzzler Repairs and Maintenance Repair/Rehabilitation CE
CCM Replace Historic Curbing at Zzyzx Historic Preservation CE
Providence Townsite Stabilization Treatments Historic Preservation CE
Remove Solid Waste on Former Unpatented Mine Claim North of Goldome at Mojave NP Removal/Demolition CE
Demolish Recent Structure and Clean Up Debris, Sunnyside Mine Removal/Demolition CE
SUP-So Cal Gas Co. ROW Access Road Maintenance Special Use Permit CE
SUP-Southern California Edison, Urgent Joshua Tree trimming under 220kV TLs Special Use Permit CE
Recreational Livestock Use in Mojave National Preserve-Large Groups Special Use Permit CE
UAS flight for Cima Cinder Mine patent evaluation by BLM Special Use Permit CE
Mojave Road 4x4 Motorized Tours-Large Groups Special Use Permit CE
Restore Select Abandoned Livestock Water Sites Within Desert Tortoise Habitat Other CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Heather Kates Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Daniel Winkler Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Erick Lundgren Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Eric McDonald Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Jeff Pigati Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Peter Pearman Research Permit CE
Scientific and Educational Research and Collecting Permit - Kristopher Karsten Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Allen Calvert Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Allen Calvert Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Katherine Earp Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Andy Zdon Research Permit CE
Educational Research Permit - - Dawn Hendricks Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Isaac Lichter Marck Research Permit CE
Install Safety Mitigations at the Jim-N-I Mine Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Installation of BLM survey monuments along S20 T14 N R12 E Other Administrative Activities CE
Mammoth Mine Site Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis Other Administrative Activities CE
Correct Accessibility Deficiencies at Two Campgrounds Other Maintenance Activities CE
Install T-post Fence Around Abandoned Well Near Nipton Road Resource Management CE
2017 Weed Control Activities in Mojave National Preserve Invasive Species Management CE
Geotechnical investigation for highway work - Cima Road Engineering/Technical Services CE
Colton Hills/Gold Valley Allotment Boundary Fence Repair Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Upgrade Solar System at HIW Interagency Fire Center Repair/Rehabilitation CE
CCM Stabilize Historic Ranching Features at Valley View Ranch Historic Preservation CE
Remove or Demolish Doublewide Housing Trailer at Cima Removal/Demolition CE
Demolish and Dispose of Trailers and Debris At OX Ranch and Aiken Mine Removal/Demolition CE
Remove Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM) from Vacant Buildings at Mojave NP Removal/Demolition CE
Mojave National Preserve 25th Anniversary Event-Block Party Special Use Permit CE
SUP - SoCal Gas Commercial Vehicle - Biological Surveys Other Permit CE
Installation of Entrance Signs at Kelbaker Road North Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Construct New Housing at Kelso Other EA
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - John Emmel Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Maya Allen Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit MOJA - Steve Beissinger Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Christine Scoffoni Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - John Brooks Hart Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Scarlett Tovar Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Tracy Bailey Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Joseph Andrew Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Seth Munson Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Eric Routman Research Permit CE
Hidden Hill Mine Engineering Evaluation and Cost Analysis Feasibility Study CE
Implement Public Health Survey Improvements to Park Water Systems Other Maintenance Activities CE
Install two shade structure work spaces at Baker yard Other Maintenance Activities CE
Seed Collection for Joshua Tree Restoration Project Restoration CE
Remove Graffiti on Goat Barn at Zzyzx Restoration CE
Install Bat Gates on Two Adits at Allured Mine, Mojave National Preserve Resource Protection CE
Remove cattails from Budweiser Spring tank Resource Management CE
Urgent Control of Invasive Musk Mustard in Mojave Milkweed Parcel Invasive Species Management CE
Adapting existing livestock corrals as water-traps for burros Invasive Species Management CE
SUP Construction-So CA Gas Anomaly Dig Construction Permit CE
Replace Sanitary Seal and Wellhead Plumbing at CSU Desert Studies Center, Zzyzx, CA Routine Maintenance CE
Eradication of non-native (Africanized) honey bees from Rock House Routine Maintenance CE
Perform Cyclic Shoulder Grading to Roads in the Mojave National Preserve to Improve Safety Routine Maintenance CE
Repair Black Canyon Road between Round Valley and Black Canyon wash Routine Maintenance CE
Athel Tree Trimming Along Zzyzx Road Routine Maintenance CE
Cyclic Maintenance: Replace Generator on Solar System at Valley View Ranch Equipment Replacement CE
Replace Generator Shed at Zzyzx/Desert Studies Center Emergency Repair CE
Apply Soil Stabilizer to Kelso Dunes Road Cyclic Maintenance CE
Install Survey Markers for Rebuild Design- Cima Road Reconnaissance Survey CE
CCM-Stabilize Historic Structures at OX Ranch Historic Preservation CE
CCM Stabilize Historic Ranching Structures at OX Ranch (Telegraph Operator's House) and Barnwell (RSL&CC HQ Building) Historic Preservation CE
Remove Abandoned Travel Trailer from Billy Boy Mine Removal/Demolition CE
Remove Abandoned Concrete Foundations south of Granite Pass Removal/Demolition CE
Destroy Colosseum Gorge Well According to State Regulations Removal/Demolition CE
Filming SUP-PBS Reno Special Use Permit CE
Still Photography SUP-Backcountry.com, TBarker Special Use Permit CE
Film SUP-trucks.com, RZumMallen Special Use Permit CE
Repair Bonanza King well, Colton Hills Allotment, 7IL Ranch Other Permit CE
Foshay Pass Fence Extension Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Installation of Road Closure Gates Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit-Dylan Rood Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Shannon Fehlberg Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Jess Pelaez 2015 Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Sean Graham Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Paula Cushing Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Robert Porritt Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Kathryn Schoenecker Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Mary Balogh Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Emily Taylor Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Geoffrey Abbott Research Permit CE
Scientific Research & Collecting Permit- -Steve Beissinger Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Darren Sandquist Research Permit CE
Ivanpah III aka Aztec Mining Company Store Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Remove Decaying Vegetation from Pond at Rainbow Wells Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Install New Water Line From Kessler to Cima Other Maintenance Activities CE
Replace Picnic Tables at Mid Hills and Hole-in-the-Wall Campgrounds Other Maintenance Activities CE
Development of Water Storage for Fire Program - OX Ranch Resource Protection CE
Evaluation of Glading's Gallinaceous Guzzler Impacts on Wildlife Resource Management CE
Feral burro removal Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue Invasive Species Management CE
Long-term SUP-Blair 7IL Ranch, Road Repairs in Colton Hills Allotment Construction Permit CE
Construction SUP-Calnev Pipe Line LLC, Replace Anode Bed at Baker Pump Station Construction Permit CE
SCE Wildfire Prevention Operations and Maintenance for MOJA Construction Permit CE
Routine Road Repairs Routine Maintenance CE
Installation of Traffic Safety Devices on Roads in Mojave National Preserve Routine Maintenance CE
Replace Batteries for Hole-in-the-Wall Visitor Center Cyclic Maintenance CE
Replace Swamp Coolers in Fire Crew Dormitory Cyclic Maintenance CE
Replace Water System and Photovoltaic Components for Kessler 4-Plex Water Supply Cyclic Maintenance CE
Repair Kelso School Entrance Gate and Exterior Fence Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Replace Roof of the Rock House at Mojave NP Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Rehabilitate Cattle Guards Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Historic Structures Stabilization of the Live Oak and Evening Star Mining Structures Historic Preservation CE
Replacement of Fan Palms at Zzyzx Historic Preservation CE
CCM Stabilize Historic Mining Structures at Geer Cabin and Rogers Camp Historic Preservation CE
Demolish Structures at Cima and Kessler Removal/Demolition CE
Remove Solid Waste on Newly Acquired Smith-Gaskin Ranch within Mojave NP Removal/Demolition CE
Remove Abandoned Bus at Neuberger Cabin Removal/Demolition CE
CUA-Bone Appetit Bar-B-Que Grill, RDaniels & KDaniels Commercial Use Authorization CE
Management Plan for Developed Water Sources in Mojave National Preserve Resource Management Plan EA
Research Permit-Judy Fierstein Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Dylan Cohen Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Temitope Borokini Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit MOJA Addendum - Beissinger Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Steven Nadler Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Angela Horner Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Rulon Clark Research Permit CE
Educational Research and Collecting Permit - - Kurt Leuschner Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Siew Wai Chin Research Permit CE
Educational Research and Collecting Permit - - Kyle Gunther Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Rulon Clark Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Judy Perkins Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Nita Tallent Mojave I&M Research Permit CE
Archeological Testing and Mitigation for Site #CA-SBR-00033 Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Establish Additional Refugia for Mohave Tui Chub in West Pond, Zzyzx/Soda Springs Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Installation of Concrete Work Pad at HIW fire center Other Maintenance Activities CE
Replace Roofs on Four Buildings in Baker Maintenance Yard Other Maintenance Activities CE
Install Water Tanks for Fire Suppression at Kessler Springs Ranch Other Maintenance Activities CE
Concrete bollard and pipe/cable fence, Zzyzx Rd and Halloran Summit Other Maintenance Activities CE
Programmatic - Pest Control Integrated Pest Management Plan CE
Removal of Graffiti on Zzyzx Road Restoration CE
Install Safety Mitigations at the Ivan Group Claims Resource Protection CE
Close/Plug/Destroy Four Abandoned Wells in Castle Mountains National Monument & Mojave National Preserve Resource Protection CE
Burro Exclusion Fence Repairs Outside Rock Springs Land and Cattle Company Historical Landscape Invasive Species Management CE
Replace solar inverters at the Desert Studies Center Equipment Replacement CE
Paint Hole-in-the-Wall Fire Center Buildings Cyclic Maintenance CE
Hole-in-the-Wall Visitor Center Renovations Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Big Game Guzzler Repairs and Maintenance Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Install Propane Tank and Fuel Line at HIW Interagency Fire Center Repair/Rehabilitation CE
CUA-JLR Off-Road Training and Tours, Jimmy Lewis Commercial Use Authorization CE
Valley View Ranch House-Upgrade Solar Array to Enhance Performance Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Burned Area Emergency Response and Burned Area Rehabilitation Plan: Wells Fire Other CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Ally Ruttan Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Wyatt Bain Research Permit CE
Research Permit-Jenna Braun Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Ioana Anghel Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit- -Michael Morrison Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit-Tracey Tuberville Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Tania Jogesh Research Permit CE
R&C Permit Modification -- Linda Allison Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Ed Knell Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Adam Clause Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit (2) - Erick Lundgren Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Ryan Manzuk Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Michael Morrison Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - David Reioux Research Permit CE
ROW-US Geological Survey Install & Operate Earthquake Monitoring Equipment Right-of-Way Permit CE
Thorne's buckwheat monitoring Inventory and Monitoring CE
Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis for Columbia Mine Other Administrative Activities CE
Install two vault toilets at Kelso Dunes primitive camping area Other Maintenance Activities CE
Granite Repeater Restoration Restoration CE
Landscaping the Kelso Housing Area Rehabilitation CE
Install Safety Mitigations at Carriage Wheel Prospect Resource Protection CE
Removal of barrier fencing and camera boxes from select sites Resource Management CE
SUP-Southern California Edison LVRAS Construction Permit EA
Geotechnical investigation for highway work Engineering/Technical Services CE
Urgent Action-Replace Lift Station at Kelso Depot Emergency Repair CE
Remove Non-historic Trailer at Geer Cabin Historic Preservation CE
Remove Asbestos from Buildings at Flink Site Followed by Demolition of Buildings and Debris Disposal Removal/Demolition CE
CUA-National Park Photography Expeditions, Bob Killen Commercial Use Authorization CE
CUA-Backcountry Expeditions, LLC Commercial Use Authorization CE
Programmatic Compliance for Commercial Documentary Filming in the Frontcountry Special Use Permit CE
SUP-Mojave Death Race 2019 Special Use Permit CE
Temporary Use Authorization for CMV use of West Well Field in CAMO Other Permit CE
Replacement of Gas Generator with Solar Electric Panels on a Water Well at Hole-in-the-Wall Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Surveillance of Suppurative Pneumonia in Desert Bighorn Sheep Other CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Chris Lea Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Peter Bloom Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Steven Blackwell Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Joseph McAuliffe Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Naomi Fraga Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Greg Krukonis Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Ed Knell Research Permit CE
Educational Research and Collecting Permit - - Douglas Kelt Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Missy Eppes Research Permit CE
Educational Research and Collecting Permit - - Steve Hendricks Research Permit CE
ROW-Western National Parks Association Telecommunications Installation-Kelso Depot Right-of-Way Permit CE
Install Fences Around Six Mine Openings to Reduce Safety Hazards in Mojave NP Other Natural/Cultural Resource Activities CE
Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis (EE/CA) on Valgold Processing Area in Bullion Mine/New Trail Mine & Mill Other Study CE
CCM Stabilize Rock Tank Line Camp Stabilization CE
CCM Stabilize the Larrieu Mining Cabin in the Hackberry Mountains Stabilization CE
Enhancing Threatened Desert Tortoise Habitat through Select Piosphere Restoration Restoration CE
Install Safety Mitigations at the Midas Touch Mine Resource Protection CE
Install Safety Mitigations at Bell Springs Mine Resource Protection CE
Apply Road Striping to Pavement for Safety Parkwide Cyclic Maintenance CE
Cyclic Maintenance: Apply Soil Stabilizer on Kelso Dunes Road Cyclic Maintenance CE
Renovation of Kelso School Outhouse Building Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Replace existing water line at Mid Hills Campground Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Rebuild Water Diversion Berm on Ivanpah Road Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Stabilize Historic Ranching Features of the Rock Springs Land & Cattle Company Historic District Historic Preservation CE
CCM Emergency Repair of Roof of Rock Springs Land and Cattle Company HQ Building Historic Preservation CE
CCM Stabilize 3 Newly National Registered Buildings in Kelso Schoolyard Historic Preservation CE
Maintaining Contributing Vegetation Features within the Soda Springs Cultural Landscape Historic Preservation CE
Remove Treated Wood Waste and Solid Waste - On Abandoned Right of Way S of Nipton Road Removal/Demolition CE
CUA-Blue Sky Adventures dba Off-Road Safety Academy Commercial Use Authorization CE
CUA-Jaguar Land Rover Las Vegas Commercial Use Authorization CE
Film Permit-Schenk Productions, NWeber Special Use Permit CE
SUP-extend ROW for SCE Eldorado-Lugo & Lugo-Mohave 500kV Transmission Lines Special Use Permit CE
Visits to Popular Destinations-Large Groups Special Use Permit CE
Calnev Pipeline & Right-of-Way Inspection & Maintenance Activities Special Use Permit CE
Weed Management within Southern California Edison Transmission Line ROW Corridor Special Use Permit CE
Educational Research and Collecting Permit - - Patricia Brown Other Permit CE
Install New Generator for Kelso Well Inside New Enclosure Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Katie O'Sullivan Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Jeremy Yoder Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Jill Heaton Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - Brian Todd Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - James Mickley Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - - MOJN JBailard Research Permit CE
Proposed Modification to Research PermitTracy Tuberville Research Permit CE
Research Permit-Second Modification-Clinton Epps Research Permit CE
Scientific Research and Collecting Permit - Ryan Buck Research Permit CE
Educational Research and Collecting Permit, Diane Clemens-Knott Research Permit CE
* Open for comment.