United States. Bureau of Land Management


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Dawn Y. Lappin Wild Horse and Burro Collection

Identifier: NC1385

Dawn Y. Lappin (1940-2018) was a wild horse activist working in Nevada and the American West during the 1970s-2010s. The collection includes correspondence, reports, maps, audio-video, and other materials related to wild horse management, conservation, and activism. Also included are records from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and records from the Nevada Wild Horse Commission.

Dates: 1947-2014

Sierra Club, Toiyabe Chapter Records

Identifier: 87-04
Abstract The Toiyabe Chapter is a regional chapter of the Sierra Club, a California-based national organization devoted to preserving nature for future generations. The Toiyabe Chapter was organized in 1957 and originally included Nevada, California east of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and north of San Bernardino and Kern Counties, and parts of the state of Utah. The collection contains records created or collected by the Toiyabe Chapter of the Sierra Club related to the environment, its use, and its...
Dates: 1924-2018

Les Sweeney Papers

Identifier: NC1406

Les Sweeney (1935- ) worked for the Bureau of Land Management between 1959 and 1990. The Les Sweeney Papers are primary related to his work on wild horse and burro management in Nevada. Materials in this collection include correspondence, memos, reports, administrative documents, publications, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1950-2021

Tonopah Resource Area unit resource analysis

Identifier: NC1118

Review of historic sites in the Tonopah, Nevada region, including a brief history of each site, photographs, and bibliography. The collection contains material from 1978 created by the United States Bureau of Land Management.

Dates: 1978

U. S. Bureau of Land Management Cultural Resource Reports for Nevada

Identifier: 82-06

Cultural resource reports collected by the Bureau of Land Management in the state of Nevada. The collection contains surveys, inventories, and reports on development and exploration of public lands primarily from the 1970s and early 1980s.

Dates: 1950-1988

Western Shoshone Defense Project Records

Identifier: 2013-10
Abstract The Western Shoshone Defense Project Records were originally maintained by Carrie and Mary Dann, two traditional Western Shoshone ranchers living in northeastern Nevada. The Defense Project's mission is to affirm Western Shoshone jurisdiction over Western Shoshone ancestral homelands by protecting, preserving, and restoring Shoshone rights and lands for present and future generations based on cultural and spiritual traditions. It was established in 1991 by the Western Shoshone National...
Dates: 1863-2011; Majority of material found within 1930 - 2011

James D. Yoakum Papers

Identifier: 2013-27
Abstract Materials cover the life and professional career of Bureau of Land Management wildlife biologist and pronghorn antelope expert James “Jim” D. Yoakum. This collection consists of approximately 44 cubic feet and materials date from 1949-2012, with bibliographic references from 1816 on. Included are photographs, negatives, correspondence, daily diaries, a variety of technical wildlife and range management reports, articles, and bibliographies, book drafts, records from the Wildlife Society,...
Dates: 1816-2012; Majority of material found within 1949-2012

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Public lands -- Nevada -- Management 3
Wildlife conservation -- Nevada 2
All terrain vehicles -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.) 1
Anti-environmentalism -- Nevada 1
Archaeological geology -- Nevada 1
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Archaeological surveys 1
Bobcat 1
Business correspondence 1
Carrizo Plain National Monument (Calif.) 1
Court decisions and opinions 1
Devils Hole pupfish 1
Environmental impact statements -- Nevada 1
Environmental monitoring -- Nevada 1
Environmental protection -- Nevada 1
Environmental protection -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Forest management -- Nevada 1
Grazing -- Nevada 1
Hart Mountain National Antelope Refuge (Or.) 1
Hazardous wastes -- Nevada 1
Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Nevada 1
Indians of North America -- Religion -- Nevada 1
Indians of North America -- Treaties 1
Land use -- Nevada 1
MX (Weapons system) 1
Maps 1
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 1
Mule deer 1
Natural gas pipelines 1
Naval Air Station (Fallon, Nev.) 1
Nevada National Security Site (Nev.) 1
Nuclear weapons -- Nevada -- Testing 1
Photographs 1
Pronghorn 1
Pronghorn -- Bibliography 1
Pronghorn -- Nevada 1
Pronghorn -- North America -- History 1
Pronghorn -- Oregon 1
Public lands -- Nevada 1
Pyramid Lake (Nev.) 1
Radioactive waste disposal -- Nevada 1
Radioactive waste sites -- Nevada -- Yucca Mountain 1
Range management -- West (U.S.) 1
Roosevelt elk 1
Sage grouse 1
Sage grouse -- Conservation -- Nevada 1
Sage grouse -- Habitat -- Nevada 1
Sagebrush Rebellion (Movement : Nev.) 1
Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge (Nev. and Or.) 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Claims 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Government relations -- Nevada 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Great Basin 1
Shoshoni Indians -- History 1
Technical reports 1
Toiyabe trails 1
Tonopah (Nev.) 1
Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Vicuña 1
Video recordings 1
Water -- Management 1
Water use -- Nevada 1
Wild burros -- Control -- Nevada 1
Wild burros -- West (U.S.) 1
Wild horses -- Control -- Nevada 1
Wild horses -- Nevada 1
Wild horses -- West (U.S.) 1
Wilderness areas -- Nevada -- Management 1
Wildlife conservation -- Oregon 1
Wildlife management -- Nevada 1
Wildlife photography 1
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