Notice is hereby given, in accordance with Public Laws 92-463 and 94-579, that the California Desert District Advisory Council to the Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior, will participate in a field tour of the BLM-administered public lands on Friday, February 25, 2000, and meet in formal session on Saturday, February 26 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Saturday meeting will be held in the Mirage East Conference Room at the Miracle Springs Hotel and Spa, located at 10625 Palm Drive, Desert Hot Springs, California. To reach the hotel, take the Palm Drive exit off Interstate 10 and drive north approximately six miles to the hotel, which will be on the left (west) side of Palm Drive.
The Council and interested members of the public will assemble for the field tour at the Miracle Springs Hotel parking lot at 7:15 a.m. and depart at 7:30 a.m. Members of the public are welcome to participate in the tour, but should plan on providing their own transportation, drinks, and lunch.
The Saturday meeting agenda will include discussions on the bioregional planning efforts and the proposed National Monument designation for the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains.
All Desert District Advisory Council meetings are open to the public. Time for public comment may be made available by the Council Chairman during the presentation of various agenda items, and is scheduled at the beginning of the meeting for topics not on the agenda.
Written comments may be filed in advance of the meeting for the California Desert District Advisory Council, c/o Bureau of Land Management, Public Affairs Office, 6221 Box Springs Boulevard, Riverside, California 92507-0714. Written comments also are accepted at the time of the meeting and, if copies are provided to the recorder, will be incorporated into the minutes.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Doran Sanchez at (909) 697-5220, BLM California Desert District External Affairs.Start Signature
Dated: January 14, 2000.
Assistant District Manager.
[FR Doc. 00-1448 Filed 1-20-00; 8:45 am]
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