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To the Committee on Conservation and Administration of the Public Domain

 Collection
Identifier: 89-11
Abstract

Report recommending that the President of the U.S. and the Secretary of the Interior be given authority to negotiate turning over to appropriate states all unappropriated, unreserved land in fee simple.

Dates: 1930

Observations on the Ely, Nevada, Bureau of Land Management District

 Collection
Identifier: NC1231
Abstract

Hubert Grant Welch was a Nevada rancher from the Ely region. Tape and transcript of Welch's personal observations of the Nevada ranges, trends in "bureaucratic management" of public lands, and history of Quinn Battle and the community of Troy, Nevada, from 1978.

Dates: 1978

John Ensign U.S. Senatorial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-11
Abstract John Ensign served in the United State Congress from 1994-1998 and the U.S. Senate from 2000 until his resignation in 2011. He served on the following Senate Committees: Budget; Finance; Armed Services; Commerce, Science, and Transportation; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP); Veterans Affairs; Homeland Security and Government Affairs; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; Rules and Administration; and Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs. The collection covers Ensign's career as a...
Dates: 1987-2011

Friends of Nevada Wilderness Records

 Collection
Identifier: 94-50
Abstract

Friends of Nevada Wilderness is dedicated to preserving all qualified Nevada public lands as wilderness, protecting all present and potential wilderness from ongoing threats, educating the public about the values of and need for wilderness, and improving the management and restoration of wild lands. The collection includes bylaws, correspondence, membership lists, budgets, newsletters, speeches, newspaper clippings, and material from anti-wilderness groups.

Dates: 1985-1993

Law enforcement clippings

 Collection
Identifier: 98-35
Abstract

The United States Forest Service Law Enforcement and Investigations was a division of the U.S Forest Service responsible for enforcing laws and regulation on Forest Service property. Includes clippings from newspapers and other print media on issues related to national forests, public lands, and enforcement of applicable laws and regulations in Nevada (1969-1998).

Dates: 1969-1998

Tina Nappe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-34
Abstract

Papers related to Nappe's interest in the use of Nevada's public lands include correspondence, printed reports, and articles.

Dates: 1965-2006

Nevadans for a Practical Wilderness Policy Records

 Collection
Identifier: 89-02
Abstract

Included are informational brochures, newsletters, and steering committee report. Additional records to be added as received.

Dates: 1987-1988

Public lands in Nevada, opportunities for successful homestead and desert land entries through irrigation pumping and dry farm reclamation

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0233
Abstract

Proposed publication for the 1915 Nevada exposition on public lands belonging to the federal government, in Nevada and which seem to present favorable opportunities for homestead or desertland entry. Includes copy of a section written by Nevada senator Milton L. Lee, on Duck Valley, Lincoln County.

Dates: 1915

Public ownership of land in Washoe County

 Collection
Identifier: 98-46
Abstract

Report determining the location, extent, and character of public land in Washoe County, Nevada, written in preparation for a general plan of development for the county (1975; 1978). Created by the Regional Planning Commission of Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County.

Dates: 1975, 1978

Public Resource Associates Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-05
Abstract Records cover the various initiatives, activities, and efforts of both the Public Resource Foundation (1982) and later Public Resource Associates (1988) to effect environmental change on the national and local levels through grassroots planning and lobbying. Materials date from 1919-2012 with the bulk of the material covering the mid-1980s-2012. The major areas of emphasis in this collection are the work to reform the 1872 Mining Law, public lands management, and conservation and...
Dates: 1919-2013; Majority of material found within 1985-2012

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University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 16
University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives 2
 
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Public lands -- Nevada 14
Land use -- Nevada 5
Public lands -- Nevada -- Management 5
Grazing -- Nevada 4
Land use -- West (U.S.) 3
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Environmental impact statements -- Nevada 2
Environmental protection -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) 2
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 2
Mining law -- Nevada 2
Nature conservation -- Government policy -- Nevada 2
Nevada National Security Site (Nev.) 2
Public lands -- West (U.S.) 2
Pyramid Lake (Nev.) 2
Radioactive waste disposal -- Nevada 2
Radioactive waste sites -- Nevada -- Yucca Mountain 2
Rangelands 2
Sagebrush Rebellion (Movement : Nev.) 2
Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) 2
Water use -- Nevada 2
Water-supply -- Nevada 2
Watershed management -- Truckee River Watershed (Calif. and Nev.) 2
Wild horses -- Nevada 2
Wildlife conservation -- Nevada 2
All terrain vehicles -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.) 1
Anti-environmentalism -- Nevada 1
Archaeological geology -- Nevada 1
Archaeological surveys 1
Black Rock Desert (Nev.) 1
Bombing and gunnery ranges -- Nevada -- Fallon 1
Bravo 20 Bombing Range (Nev.) 1
Carson River (Nev.) 1
Court decisions and opinions 1
Disarmament 1
Donkeys -- Law and legislation -- United States 1
Donkeys -- Nevada 1
Duck Valley (Nev.) 1
Education -- Nevada 1
Environmental impact statements -- West (U.S.) 1
Environmental monitoring -- Nevada 1
Environmental protection -- Nevada 1
Evans Creek (Reno, Nev.) 1
Forest management -- Nevada 1
Gambling -- Law and legislation -- United States 1
Gambling industry -- Government policy -- United States 1
Grasshoppers -- Nevada 1
Grazing -- Environmental aspects -- Nevada 1
Grazing -- Research 1
Hazardous waste sites -- West (U.S.) 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
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) 1
Land use -- Planning -- Nevada 1
Land use, Rural -- Planning -- Nevada 1
Law enforcement -- Nevada 1
Legislators -- Nevada 1
Legislators -- United States -- Archives 1
MX (Weapons system) 1
MX (Weapons system) -- Environmental aspects -- Nevada 1
Military bases -- United States 1
Military training camps -- Nevada 1
Natural gas pipelines 1
Natural resources -- Management 1
Natural resources conservation areas -- Nevada 1
Naval Air Station (Fallon, Nev.) 1
Nevada -- Exhibitions 1
Nuclear weapons -- Nevada -- Testing 1
Planning -- Nevada -- Washoe County 1
Poverty -- West (U.S.) 1
Privatization -- Nevada 1
Public lands -- Management 1
Public lands -- Nevada -- Washoe County 1
Radioactive substances -- Toxicology 1
Range management -- West (U.S.) 1
Reclamation of land -- Nevada 1
Sage grouse -- Conservation -- Nevada 1
Sage grouse -- Habitat -- Nevada 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Claims 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Government relations -- Nevada 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Great Basin 1
Shoshoni Indians -- History 1
Skyguard 1
Surveys -- Nevada 1
Technical reports 1
Thousand Springs Valley (Nev.) 1
Toiyabe trails 1
Troy (Nev.) 1
Walker Lake (Nev.) 1
Walker River (Nev.) 1
Water -- Management 1
Wetlands -- Law and legislation -- Nevada -- Reno 1
Wild burros -- Control -- Nevada 1
Wild horses -- Control -- Nevada 1
Wilderness areas -- Nevada 1
Wilderness areas -- Nevada -- Management 1
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United States. Bureau of Land Management 3
Rural Alliance for Military Accountability 2
Sierra Club 2
Artz, John L. 1
Burning Man (Festival) 1
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California. Department of Fish and Game 1
Company (Illegal drug production organization : Sparks, Nev.) 1
Dann, Carrie, 1934-2021 1
Dann, Mary, 1923-2005 1
Ensign, John E. (John Eric), 1958- 1
Friends of Nevada Wilderness 1
Glaser, Norman, 1921-1999 1
Knight, Charles S. 1
Lee, Milton L. (Senator) 1
Livermore, John Sealy, 1918-2013 1
Lynn, Susan, 1945- 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson), 1890-1961 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Cooperative Extension Service 1
Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture. Renewable Natural Resources Division 1
NV Energy 1
Nappe, Tina 1
Nevada Cattleman's Association 1
Nevada State Multiple Use Advisory Committee 1
Nevada. Department of Fish and Game 1
Nevada. Department of Wildlife 1
Nevadans for a Practical Wilderness Policy 1
Norcross, Charles A., 1866-1948 1
Public Resource Associates (Organization) 1
Public Resource Foundation (U.S.) 1
Rainbow Family of the Living Light 1
Regional Planning Commission of Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County 1
Robertson, Joseph H., 1906-1998 1
Scrugham, James G. (James Graves), 1880-1945 1
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 1
United Nations 1
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 1
United States. Bureau of Land Management. Nevada State Office 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
United States. Forest Service. Intermountain Region 1
United States. Forest Service. Law Enforcement and Investigations. Nevada Zone 1
United States. Indian Claims Commission 1
United States. Supreme Court 1
University of Nevada, Reno. Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering 1
Utah Construction Company 1
Welch, Hubert Grant, 1912- 1
Western Shoshone Defense Project 1
Western Shoshone National Council 1
Western Universities Public Range and Coordination Committee 1
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