BLM Dakotas RAC meeting set for Sept. 23 in Sturgis
The Bureau of Land Management Dakotas Resource Advisory Council will meet in Sturgis Sept. 23.
The meeting is open to the public and will start at 8 a.m. in the commissioner’s meeting room of the Meade County office building located at 1300 Sherman Street in Sturgis.
The public comment period will be 11 a.m. until noon. Interested persons may make oral presentations or file written statements for the council to consider. Depending on the number of persons wishing to comment, individual comment time may be limited to accommodate all who wish to address the council.
Topics at the meeting will include council administrative business, a Fort Meade trails project report and discussion, a report and discussion on a proposed land exchange, a state mineral estate report, statewide RAC Chair meeting report, a USDA Forest Service update, RAC member briefings to managers and BLM manager updates.
The purpose of the BLM’s Resource Advisory Councils is to advise the Secretary of the Interior through the BLM on a variety of issues associated with Public Land management. For more information contact BLM RAC Coordinator Mark Jacobsen at 406-233-2831.
The Federal Land Policy and Management Act established the BLM’s multiple-use mandate to serve present and future generations. Go to http://blm.gov/dxld to find out more about FLPMA and other regulations relating to your Public Lands.