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CA - BLM seeks Advisory Council members
« on: February 27, 2007, 02:26:01 pm »
BLM seeks Advisory Council members
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is accepting nominations for membership on the Northwest California Resource Advisory Council, a citizen group that advises the agency on management of public lands and natural resources. Of the five vacancies, four are for three-year terms and one is for a two-year term.

One seat is open for holders of federal livestock grazing permits and representatives of organizations associated with energy and mineral development, the timber industry, transportation and rights of way, off-highway vehicle use and commercial recreation.

The council has two openings in category two, which includes representatives of national or regional environmental groups, archaeological and historical organizations, dispersed recreation activities and wild horse and burro interest groups.

There are two seats open in membership category three, which includes state, county or local elected officials; representatives or employees of state agencies involved in natural resources; teachers involved in natural resources; tribal representatives from Northeast California and Northwest Nevada; and representatives of the public at large.

Nominations and support letters must be sent by April 2 to: BLM, 2950 Riverside Drive, Susanville, Calif., 96130, Attn: RAC Nominations. Documents can be sent by e-mail to

Detailed application information and nomination forms are available online at or by contacting the BLM Arcata Field Office, 707-825-2300.