Bureau of Land Management, Interior.
Notice of public meeting.
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), the Western Montana Resource Advisory Council will meet as indicated below.
The next two regular meetings of the Western Montana RAC will be held February 22, 2006 at the Butte Field Office, 106 N. Parkmont, Butte, Montana and May 11, 2006 at the Missoula Field Office, 3255 Fort Missoula Road, Missoula, Montana beginning at 9 a.m. The public comment period for both meetings will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the meetings are expected to adjourn at approximately 3 p.m.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
For the Western Montana RAC, contact Marilyn Krause, Resource Advisory Council Coordinator, at the Butte Field Office, 106 North Parkmont, Butte, Montana 59701, telephone 406-533-7617.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The 15-member Council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in western Montana. At the February 22 meeting, topics we plan to discuss include: a Montana Challenge presentation by Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks, election of officers, an update on the Recreation RACs, a briefing on the White House Conservation Conference and impacts related to the Pombo Mining Bill (if passed). Topics for the May 11 meeting will be determined at the February meeting.
All meetings are open to the public. The public may present written comments to the Council. Each formal Council meeting will also have time 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. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation, or other reasonable accommodations, should contact the BLM as provided below.Start Signature
Dated: December 12, 2005.
Acting Field Manager.
[FR Doc. E5-7459 Filed 12-15-05; 8:45 am]
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