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PUBLIC LAW 104-208—SEPT. 30, 1996 110 STAT. 3009-204 (1) the State of New Mexico Office of the Bureau of Land Management, Santa Fe, New Mexico; and (2) the Las Cruces District Office of the Bureau of Land Management, Las Cruces, New Mexico. SEC. 123. The second proviso under the heading "Bureau of Mines, Administrative Provisions" of Public Law 104-134 is amended by inserting after the word "authorized" the word "hereafter". SEC. 124. Watershed Restoration and Enhancement Agree- 16 USC 1011. ments. (a) IN GENERAL.— For fiscal year 1997 and each fiscal year thereafter, appropriations made for the Bureau of Land Management may be used by the Secretary of the Interior for the purpose of entering into cooperative agreements with willing private landowners for restoration and enhancement of fish, wildlife, and other biotic resources on public or private land or both that benefit these resources on public lands within the watershed. (b) DIRECT AND INDIRECT WATERSHED AGREEMENTS.—The Secretary of the Interior may enter into a watershed restoration and enhancement agreement— (1) directly with a willing private landowner; or (2) indirectly through an agreement with a state, local, or tribal government or other public entity, educational institution, or private nonprofit organization. (c) TERMS AND CONDITIONS.—In order for the Secretary to enter into a watershed restoration and enhancement agreement— (1) the agreement shall— (A) include such terms and conditions mutually agreed to by the Secretary and the landowner; (B) improve the viability of and otherwise benefit the fish, wildlife, and other biotic resources on public land in the watershed; (C) authorize the provision of technical assistance by the Secretary in the planning of management activities that will further the purposes of the agreement; (D) provide for the sharing of costs of implementing the agreement among the Federal government, the landowner, and other entities, as mutually agreed on by the affected interests; and (E) ensure that any expenditure by the Secretary pursuant to the agreement is determined by the Secretary to be in the public interest; and (2) the Secretary may require such other terms and conditions as are necessary to protect the public investment on private lands, provided such terms and conditions are mutually agreed to by the Secretary and the landowner. SEC. 125. Visitor Center Designation at Channel Islands l6 USC 4i0ff National Park. note. (a) The visitor center at Channel Islands National Park, California, is hereby designated as the "Robert J. Lagomarsino Visitor Center". (b) Any reference in law, regulation, paper, record, map, or any other document in the United States to the visitor center referred to in subsection (a) shall be deemed to be a reference to the "Robert J. Lagomarsino Visitor Center".