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: Non Scientific Program Advisory Board Front Range Resource Advisory Council DOI adc0d284-5258-4e29-a36b-a4383930f490 [2040]: http://www.blm.gov/rac/co/frrac/co_fr.htm Department of the Interior [15]: http://www.doi.gov Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Ms. Lucy Bambrey Archaeologist Committee Member Representative Performer Laura Benjamin Communications and Career Strategies Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Aaron Clark Recreation Campaign Director, Southern Rockies Conservation Alliance Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Bill Dvorak Rafting Outfitter/Guide Committee Member Representative Performer Ms. Keary Hallack Principal Agent, Siting and Land Rights Committee Member Representative Performer Jay Heeter Campaign Coordinator Committee Member Representative Performer Dr. Mike Nelson Dispersed Recreation Committee Member Representative Performer Ed Nielsen Rancher Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Tom Olson Dispersed Recreation Committee Member Representative Performer Mrs. Virginia Patton Ranch Owner, grazing permittee Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Chuck Rech Energy and Minerals Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Kit Shy Custer County Surveyor Committee Member Representative Performer John L. Stevenson Retired Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Al Trujillo State Agency, Natural Resource Management Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Loren Whittemore Rancher Committee Member Representative Performer Not Available f65d795b-a57f-43be-8431-2a8d9e3eb178 The RAC brings additional public opinion and involvement to the BLM. Front Range RAC members are often more familiar with public land management issues than the general public. They are therefore better able to represent public concerns and often bring a different perspective to the Designated Federal Official and other BLM employees. c704a2c8-fd61-4be4-8da7-bdaf2a317d83 Recommandations Not Available bcb93099-45c9-4547-b361-5c81aa8a08f0 Make, Accept, Implement 095cbc80-c7e9-45c6-bc47-49d07bbecaf6 0526a6b3-183a-4285-bb8e-e13eddcab114 Recommendations Made Number Front Range Resource Advisory Council Department of the Interior Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The RAC passed a resolution this year during their April meeting with the recommendation to extend the 45-day public comment period to 75 days for the Over The River Draft Environmentl Impact Statement.The RAC also passed a resolution at its February meeting to review BLM recreation fee proposals as part of a one-year pilot program. 23 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 3c1db571-33a0-42fd-a739-8e48d37dcf5e Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage Front Range Resource Advisory Council 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 BLM did not extend the public comment period for the Over the River Draft Environmental Impact Statement according to the RACs recommendation. The RAC charters were revised to include the fee review authority, but the RAC has not had a meeting to begin these discussions. 55 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 8b72df56-a836-40e9-982a-7a4bc2a53d96 Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage Front Range Resource Advisory Council 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 recommendation to extend the Over The River Draft Environmental Impact Statement public comment period was only extended by 15 days instead of the 30 days recommended by the RAC.The BLM is working on implementing the recreation fee review. The charter was updated to reflect the new authority and the RAC plans to review fees in upcoming FY 2012 meetings.Other recommendations have been either implemented or taken into consideration. 45 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.