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Nominations sought for Resource Advisory Committee

Nominations will be accepted until Thursday, April 30.

Blue Mountain Eagle

Published on March 28, 2017 2:14PM

Last changed on March 28, 2017 4:30PM

The Northeast Oregon Forests Resource Advisory Committee is seeking nominees for new members to serve on a vital Resource Advisory Committee. The committee is tasked with recommending projects to improve forest health, watersheds, roads and facilities around Malheur, Umatilla and Wallowa-Whitman National Forests.

The three categories of committee members needed are: 1) Industry professionals with experience in forest products, recreation, mining, grazing or timber, 2) environmental groups and individuals connected to groups interested in wild horses, archeology and dispersed recreation and 3) elected officials, American Indian tribal representatives, school officials or teachers.

Nominations will be accepted until Thursday, April 30. For more information about the responsibilities of the RAC, visit fs.usda.gov/main/malheur/workingtogether/advisorycommittees or contact Malheur NF RAC Coordinator Susan Garner, 541-575-3039, scgarner@fs.fed.us.


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