Appendix P: South Pasture Livestock Grazing Chronology, 1970-1987

 

1970
37 acres
20 cattle
$25.00

Superintendent Stickler substantially reduced the fee because of Mr. Shelden's cooperation and financial situation. (Superintendent Whitman Mission to the Record, 25 August 1970, File "L3019, S. U. P. 9550-80-1 N. M. Shelden Grazing," Central Files.)

 
1971-1973
Neil M. Shelden
37 acres
20 cattle
$25.00
 

1974-1976
31 acres
20 cattle
$25.00

Based on a new appraisal, Superintendent Kowalkowski issued a two-year permit for $73.50 each year. However, due to staff error, the permit was issued under the old $25.00 fee.

 

1976-1977
31 acres
20 cattle
no fee

Permit expired at the end of 1976 and was not renewed due to staff error. Mr. Shelden used the pasture two years without a permit.

 

1978-1979
27 acres
20 cattle -- 30 maximum
no fee

Grazing situation reviewed again by Superintendent Kowalkowski and Appraiser Reid Malin in 1978. Although the fee was again appraised at 73.50, retroactive to 1976, it was not collected for two more years. ("Narrative Report for Special Use Permit for Agricultural Use, Whitman Mission," August 1978, File, "L3019, S. U. P. 9550-80-1 N. M. Shelden Grazing," Central File.)

 
1980
28 acres
20 cattle -- 30 maximum
$73.50 -- retroactive to 1976. Total price paid: $294.00
 

1981
28 acres
unspecified number of cattle
$148.00

Superintendent Amdor and Neil Shelden negotiated a new permit based on 8 percent of land value minus amenities. (Special Use Permit No. CX955010001," File "L3019, S. U. P. 9550-80-1 N. M. Shelden Grazing," Central File.)

 
1982-1983
26 acres
unspecified number of cattle
$116.00
 
1984
Accepted bids for Historic Property Leasing Program.
 
1985
David Corbett
29 acres
? cattle
$2,400.00
 
1986-1987
Implementing Revegetation Program.

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