Seems that the BLM is going about things in a different direction....an end run around.
"Areas of Critical Environmental Concern (ACECs) are human restricted management areas. ACECs have been a tool used by the federal government to gain further control of large masses of western lands and the resources.
As proposed, nearly 3 million acres in Southern Nevada will be locked away from the people. This includes most uses on the land (recreational, agricultural or otherwise)."
Read the whole thing. Yeah, the Bundy's are biased, but still....
If they do this, will "Dirty Harry" still get his solar plant?