View Full Version : BLM Advisory Council, 6 openings

01-30-2013, 8:02 PM
Okay guys, here is your opportunity to provide some input into BLM land usage.

The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public nominations for six open positions on its Central California District Resource Advisory Council, which advises the BLM on public land issues.

The BLM will consider nominations until March 1, 2013.


The six RAC positions open in the Central California District are in the following categories:

Category One (three positions)--Public land ranchers and representatives of organizations associated with energy and mineral development, the timber industry, transportation or rights-of-way, off-highway vehicle use, and commercial recreation.

Catergory Two (one position) -- Representatives of nationally or regionally recognized enviromental organizations, archaeological and historical organizations, dispersed recreation activities, and wild horse burro organizations.

Category Three (two positions) -- Representatives of state, county, or local elected office; representatives and employees of a state agency responsible for the management of natural resources; representatives of Indian Tribes within or adjacent to the area for which the RAC is organized; representatives and employees of academic instituions who are involved in natural sciences; and the public-at-large.

Nomination forms and additional information about the Central California RAC are available on the web at http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/rac/ccrac/html.

Nominations should be mailed to David Christy, BLM Central California District Public Affairs Officer, 5152 Hillsdale Circle, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762.

You can also call 916-941-3146, or email dchristy@blm.gov.