Notice of Public Meetings, Northwest Resource Advisory Council Meeting, 5480 [2016-01740]

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 21 (Tuesday, February 2, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Page 5480]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-01740]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

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Notice of Public Meetings, Northwest Resource Advisory Council 
Meeting

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act 
(FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. 
Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Northwest 
Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below.

DATES: The Northwest RAC has scheduled meetings August 18 and December 
8, 2016, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. with public comment periods regarding 
matters on the agenda at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. A specific agenda for each 
meeting will be available prior to the meetings at http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Resources/racs/nwrac.html.

ADDRESSES: The August 18 meeting will be held in Craig, Colorado, at 
the Craig Memorial Hospital on 750 Hospital Loop, Craig, CO 81625. The 
December 8 meeting will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott, 765 
Horizon Drive, Grand Junction, CO 81506.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chris Joyner, Public Affairs 
Specialist, Grand Junction Field Office, 2815 H Road, Grand Junction, 
CO 81506, or by telephone at (970) 244-3097. Persons who use a 
telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to contact the above 
individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours 
a day, seven days a week, to leave a message or question with the above 
individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Northwest RAC advises the Secretary of 
the Interior, through the BLM, on a variety of public land issues in 
northwestern Colorado.
    Topics of discussion during Northwest RAC meetings may include 
management of Greater Sage-Grouse, working group reports, recreation, 
fire management, land use planning, invasive species management, energy 
and minerals management, travel management, wilderness, wild horse herd 
management, land exchange proposals, cultural resource management, and 
other issues as appropriate.
    These meetings are open to the public. Subcommittees under this RAC 
may meet this year regarding travel management in the White River Field 
Office. Active subcommittees report to the NW RAC at each council 
meeting. Subcommittee meetings are open to the public. More information 
is available at http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Resources/racs/nwrac.html. The public may present written comments to the RACs. Each 
formal RAC meeting will also have time, as identified above, allocated 
for hearing public comments. Depending on the number of persons wishing 
to comment and time available, the time for individual oral comments 
may be limited.

Ruth Welch,
BLM Colorado State Director.
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