FACA Committee Purpose & Justification The information in this plan was imported from the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) database and transformed into StratML Part 1, Strategic Plan, format. Fiscal Year:2011 Committee Type: Scientific Technical Program Advisory Board Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument Advisory Committee DOI 0b16a6de-665c-4dc3-930c-eaf788573286 [16562]: Department of the Interior [15]: http://www.doi.gov Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Mr. Robert E. Blackett Senior Geologist Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Gordon Bosworth Director, Escalante River Basin Initiative, Boulder Community Alliance Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer James E. Bowns Ph.D. Professor Emeritus of biology, Southern Utah University Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Steven W. Burr Ph.D. Director, Insititute for Outdoor Recreation and Tourism Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Dirk C. Clayson Kane County Commissioner Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Michael B. Friedman Manageing Partner, Adventure Partners, LLC Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Phillip H. Hanceford Associate Attorney, BLM Action Center, The Wilderness Society Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Kevin M. Heaton Utah State University Extension Associate Professor Committee Member Representative Performer Don L. Lofgren Ph.D. Museum Director Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Ms. Carmen J. Martineau Cultural Representative from Shivwits Band of Paiutes Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Norman R. McKee Wildlife Biologist, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (Ret.) Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Leland F. Pollock Garfield County Commissioner Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Jerry D. Spangler Executive Director, Colorado Plateau Archaeological Alliance Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Keith F. Watts Ph.D. Geologist & Guide, Earth Tours Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Stephen C. Westhoff Rancher Committee Member Representative Performer Not Available 757b3db5-c492-40b5-b608-0a515b26bbf9 No meetings were held in FY11.This committee was established to advise Monument managers on science issues and the achievement of Management Plan objectives. The Committee does this through participation in the adaptive management program. The Committee reviews evaluation reports produced by the Management Science Team (comprised of the Assistant Monument Managers for Biological Sciences, Cultural and Earth Sciences, and Visitor Services) and make recommendations on protocols and projects to meet overall objectives. It reviews appropriate research proposals and makes recommendations on project necessity and validity, and make recommendations regarding the allocation of research funds through review of research and project proposals as well as needs identified through the evaluation process. It is also consulted on issues such as protocols for specific projects (i.e., vegetation restoration methods) or standards for excavation and curation of artifacts and objects. 1b4aebdb-de25-4aad-8c1f-54b69547d9bc Recommandations Not Available b63d3d35-f2c2-4c64-b374-01813b46fd3f Make, Accept, Implement aab6dfa4-c761-4034-9b24-54a39b0148fb 9a01e175-abf4-49b5-b72b-a0e0b2a5019a Recommendations Made Number Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Advisory Committee Department of the Interior Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The RAC was re-established in 2010 and has not held meetings. Appointment letters were signed by the Secretary of the Interior on August 2, 2011. The first meeting is scheduled for November 15/16, 2011. 2 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 1c60a59d-5685-44e1-82c7-05f961905192 Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Advisory Committee Department of the Interior For a variety of its own reasons not applicable to the Committee, the agency may implement all/most of the recommendations, but few times recommendations are not implemented. n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The RAC was re-established in 2010 and has not held meetings. 0 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 c4fd26ff-8987-40c8-952f-1137ed4d248e Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Advisory Committee Department of the Interior There are sometimes a few proposals which were not funded in their entirety, those few being scaled back from their original level of requested funding (allowable under the program). n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The RAC was re-established in 2010 and has not held meetings. Appointment letters were signed by the Secretary of the Interior on August 2, 2011. The first meeting is scheduled for November 15/16, 2011. 0 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2013-07-09 http://explore.data.gov/resource/datasets/c5i3-bb9j Gannon (J.) Dick gannon_dick@yahoo.com Submit error.