Bureau of Land Management, Interior.
Notice of public meeting.
In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Northeast California Resource Advisory Council will meet as indicated below.
The meeting will be held Thursday and Friday, Aug. 18 and 19, in the Conference Room of the Bureau of Land Management's Eagle Lake Field Office, 2950 Riverside Dr., Susanville, Calif. On Aug. 18, the meeting begins at 10 a.m. for a field tour on public lands managed by the BLM Eagle Lake Field Office and discussions about wild horse management and a rail banking proposal. The public is welcome on the tour, but they must provide their own transportation and lunch. On Aug. 19, the meeting begins at 8 a.m. at the BLM Eagle Lake Field Office. Time for public comments has been set aside for 1 p.m. on Aug. 19.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Tim Burke, Field Manager, BLM Alturas Field Office, 708 West 12th St., Alturas, CA, (530) 233-4666; or BLM Public Affairs Officer Joseph J. Fontana, telephone (530) 252-5332.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The 15-member council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the BLM, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in Northeast California and Northwest Nevada. At this meeting, agenda topics will include an update on the BLM process to develop new land use plans for the Eagle Lake, Alturas and Surprise field office jurisdictions, a discussion about private property within Wilderness Study Areas, a rail banking update and a status report on the Sagebrush-Steppe Ecosystem Restoration Project. All meetings are open to the public. Members of the public may present written comments to the council. Each formal council meeting will have time allocated for public comments. Depending on the number of persons wishing to speak, and the time available, the time for individual comments may be limited. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation and other reasonable accommodations, should contact the BLM as provided above.Start Signature
Dated: June 22, 2005.
Joseph J. Fontana,
Public Affairs Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-12869 Filed 6-29-05; 8:45 am]
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