5003.2 Notice of forest management decisions.§ 5003.2 Notice of forest management decisions.
(a) The BLM authorizes forest management activities, which are defined in § 5003.4, by issuing forest management decisions. Forest management decisions that the BLM may make effective immediately pursuant to § 5003.1(a) shall be posted on a designated agency website while also:
(1) Publishing a notice in a newspaper of general circulation in the area;
(2) Sending a notice by direct or electronic mail to a list of parties requesting direct notification; or
(3) Broadcasting a notice on one or more mass-media platforms.
(b) The posting date of the forest management decision on the agency website establishes the effective date of the decision for purposes of an appeal under 43 CFR part 4.