Within 6 months from the time the BLM receives the cost recovery fee, the applicant must schedule and hold two preliminary application review meetings.
The first meeting will be held with the appropriate BLM field office staff to discuss:
A second meeting may be held after the BLM has accepted the application and after the Cadastral Boundary Evidence Review. It will be with appropriate Federal and State agencies and tribal and local governments. The purpose of the second meeting is to discuss:
The applicant must also initiate early discussions with any grazing permittees that may be affected by the proposed project (43 CFR 4110.4‑2[b]).
BLM and the applicant may agree to hold additional preliminary application review meetings.