Northwest RAC to Meet in Craig May 29th

BLMThe Bureau of Land Management’s Northwest Resource Advisory Council will meet May 29th in Craig.  The meeting is open to the public, and there will be opportunities for the public to make comment.  Agenda items include managing the Sand Wash Wild Horse Herd, the environmental impact statement on 65 existing oil and gas leases in the White River National Forest, ordinance clean-up project in the Sand Wash Basin, BLM Colorado Northwest District reorganization, an overview of the proposed resource management plans for the Colorado River Valley and Kremmling field offices, and field manager updates.  The Northwest Colorado RAC is one of several citizen advisory councils to BLM Colorado. Its 15 members are appointed by the Secretary of the Interior and represent a broad range of public land interests, including environmental, local government, wild horse and burro, and commercial activity.  The May 29th meeting will be held at the Clarion Inn and Suites in Craig from 8 to 3.