The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Bureau of Land Management, shall,
subject to valid existing rights, manage the conservation area to conserve, protect,
and enhance the resources described in section 460ccc-1 of this title, in accordance with this subchapter, the Federal Land Policy and Management
Act of 1976, and other applicable laws. The Secretary shall only allow such uses of the conservation area as he finds will
further the purposes for which the conservation area is established.
(1) Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretary shall permit hunting within the conservation
area in accordance with the laws of the State of Nevada.
(2) The Secretary, after consultation with the Nevada Department of Wildlife, may issue
regulations designating zones where and establishing when hunting shall not be permitted
for reasons of public safety, administration, or public use and enjoyment.
Nothing in this subchapter shall preclude such measures as the Secretary deems necessary
to prevent devastating fire or infestation of insects or disease within the conservation
Except when needed for administrative or emergency purposes, the use of mechanized
vehicles in the conservation area shall be allowed only on roads and trails specifically
designated for such use as provided in the management plan prepared pursuant to section 460ccc-3 of this title.
(e)Limits on visitation and use
The Secretary may limit visitation and use of the conservation area as the Secretary
finds appropriate for the protection of the resources of the conservation area.
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