Notice of Public Meeting for the Utah Resource Advisory Council, 56844 [2017-25835]

Download as PDF daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES 56844 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 229 / Thursday, November 30, 2017 / Notices This special area qualifies as a site wherein visitors can be charged a fee in conjunction with a Recreation Use Permit (RUP or Permit), authorized under Section 803(h) of the FLREA, 16 U.S.C. 6802(h). In accordance with the FLREA and implementing regulations at 43 CFR 2930, visitors will obtain an RUP upon arrival at the site. Permits/day-use passes will be available at a cost of $6 per vehicle and will be valid from dawn to dusk. The day-use pass will be available for purchase during the summer season (May 15 to September 30). As a standard amenity site within the National System of Public Lands, the fee will be waived on dates specified as fee-free days by the BLM. All applicable Federal Recreational Lands Passes will be accepted. All fees collected will be used to enhance visitor experiences, address environmental impacts and manage conflicting uses at Guffey Gorge DayUse Area. The BLM has notified and involved the public at each stage of the planning process, including the proposal to collect fees. The BLM posted the Guffey Gorge Business Plan in May 2016, which outlined operational goals of the area and the purpose of the fee program. The Rocky Mountain (formerly Front Range) RAC considered the proposal at its August 19, 2016, meeting and recommended approval. Future adjustments in the fee amount will be made in accordance with the Business Plan and through consultation with the RAC and the public prior to a fee increase. FLREA fee revenue and how the revenue is spent will be posted annually on-site and online at: https:// go.usa.gov/xnKWH. Copies of the Business Plan will be available at the Royal Gorge Field Office and online. Comments, including names, street addresses, and other contact information of commenters, will be available for public review at the BLM Royal Gorge Field Office (see ADDRESSES above). Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:35 Nov 29, 2017 Jkt 244001 Authority: 16 U.S.C. 6803(b) and 43 CFR 2932.13. Gregory P. Shoop, Acting BLM Colorado State Director. [FR Doc. 2017–25836 Filed 11–29–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JB–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [18X L1109AF LLUT980300 L12200000.PM0000–24–1A] Notice of Public Meeting for the Utah Resource Advisory Council Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act, the Federal Advisory Committee Act, and the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below. DATES: The Utah RAC will hold a public meeting on December 11 and 12, 2017. On December 11, the RAC will meet from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. A field tour of the Indian Creek area is scheduled on December 11 from 11:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. On December 12, the RAC will meet from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Hideout Community Center, 648 Hideout Way, Monticello, Utah, 84535. Field tour participants will depart from the Hideout Community Center, Monticello, Utah. Written comments may be sent to the BLM Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lola Bird, Public Affairs Specialist, BLM, Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101; phone (801) 539–4033; or by email at lbird@blm.gov. If you wish to attend the field tour, contact Ms. Bird no later than December 6, 2017. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to leave a message or question for the above individual. The FRS is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Replies are provided during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Utah RAC consists of 15 members chartered and appointed by the Secretary of the Interior. Their diverse perspectives are represented in commodity, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 conservation, and general interests. The RAC provides advice to BLM resource managers regarding management plans and proposed resource actions on public land in Utah. The meeting agenda topics will include: The Secretary of the Interior’s priorities, statewide oil and gas leasing, Canyon Country District overview, Monticello Field Office updates, Manti-La Sal National Forest recreation fee proposal, BLM Utah recreation donation policy, Utah Recreation Fee Program Initiative, Proposed Moab Campground Business Plan, updates on current resource management planning efforts and major projects, and RAC work projects and business. A public comment period will take place on December 12 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., when the public may address the RAC. Depending on the number of people who wish to speak, and the time available, the time for individual comments may be limited. Written comments may also be sent to the BLM Utah State Office at the address listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. On December 11, 2017, the RAC will have a field tour of the Indian Creek area to gain familiarity with BLM issues in southeast Utah, including recreation uses, travel management, and partnerships. The meeting and field tour are open to the public; however, transportation, lodging, and meals are the responsibility of the participating individuals. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comments, please be aware that your entire comment, including your personal identifying information, may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4–2. Edwin L. Roberson, State Director. 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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[18X L1109AF LLUT980300 L12200000.PM0000-24-1A]


Notice of Public Meeting for the Utah Resource Advisory Council

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, 
the Federal Advisory Committee Act, and the Federal Lands Recreation 
Enhancement Act, the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land 
Management's (BLM) Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as 
indicated below.

DATES: The Utah RAC will hold a public meeting on December 11 and 12, 
2017. On December 11, the RAC will meet from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. A 
field tour of the Indian Creek area is scheduled on December 11 from 
11:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. On December 12, the RAC will meet from 8 a.m. to 
3:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Hideout Community Center, 
648 Hideout Way, Monticello, Utah, 84535. Field tour participants will 
depart from the Hideout Community Center, Monticello, Utah. Written 
comments may be sent to the BLM Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, 
Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lola Bird, Public Affairs Specialist, 
BLM, Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, 
Utah 84101; phone (801) 539-4033; or by email at lbird@blm.gov. If you 
wish to attend the field tour, contact Ms. Bird no later than December 
6, 2017. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) 
may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to leave a 
message or question for the above individual. The FRS is available 24 
hours a day, seven days a week. Replies are provided during normal 
business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Utah RAC consists of 15 members 
chartered and appointed by the Secretary of the Interior. Their diverse 
perspectives are represented in commodity, conservation, and general 
interests. The RAC provides advice to BLM resource managers regarding 
management plans and proposed resource actions on public land in Utah. 
The meeting agenda topics will include: The Secretary of the Interior's 
priorities, statewide oil and gas leasing, Canyon Country District 
overview, Monticello Field Office updates, Manti-La Sal National Forest 
recreation fee proposal, BLM Utah recreation donation policy, Utah 
Recreation Fee Program Initiative, Proposed Moab Campground Business 
Plan, updates on current resource management planning efforts and major 
projects, and RAC work projects and business.
    A public comment period will take place on December 12 from 11:00 
a.m. to 11:30 a.m., when the public may address the RAC. Depending on 
the number of people who wish to speak, and the time available, the 
time for individual comments may be limited. Written comments may also 
be sent to the BLM Utah State Office at the address listed in the 
ADDRESSES section of this notice. On December 11, 2017, the RAC will 
have a field tour of the Indian Creek area to gain familiarity with BLM 
issues in southeast Utah, including recreation uses, travel management, 
and partnerships.
    The meeting and field tour are open to the public; however, 
transportation, lodging, and meals are the responsibility of the 
participating individuals.
    Before including your address, phone number, email address, or 
other personal identifying information in your comments, please be 
aware that your entire comment, including your personal identifying 
information, may be made publicly available at any time. While you can 
ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying 
information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be 
able to do so.

    Authority:  43 CFR 1784.4-2.

Edwin L. Roberson,
State Director.
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