On behalf of its beneficiaries, the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) joined the state of Utah in a lawsuit against the U.S. Departments of the Interior and Agriculture, challenging recent federal land use plans that greatly restrict use of millions of acres of land for the purpose of protecting the greater sage-grouse. “Federal… Read more »
The 15-member Utah State Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution at its Friday meeting, establishing an official position on federal and school trust land policy, and clarifying the need to adequately compensate Utah’s public schools in the event of a national monument designation. Senator Todd Weiler (R) spoke to the resolution adding that he… Read more »
The Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) Board of Trustees will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday, November 19 in the SITLA Board Room located at 675 East 500 South in Salt Lake City. Trustees will review and consider several trust lands transactions in Utah, Washington, and Beaver counties. They will also hear reports… Read more »
Scans of historical mineral serial register pages are now available. Not all serial register pages are yet available. Please visit the Land & Lease Records page.
The SITLA Surface Management Group is recruiting for a Trust Lands Resource Specialist in its Richfield Office. Trust Lands Resource Specialists administer and manage all aspects of the grazing program for the southern half of the state, which encompasses 12 counties. This employee also has responsibilities over the Agricultural Leasing, Small Forest Product, and Noxious Weed… Read more »