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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameAlbuquerque District Resource Advisory CouncilAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number73660
Original Establishment Date6/16/2010Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.blm.gov/get-involved/resource-advis...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*10
Current Charter Date6/17/2018Designated Fed Officer Position Title*BLM Albuquerque District Manager
Date Of Renewal Charter6/17/2020Designated Federal Officer PrefixMs.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Danita
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Burns
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Federal Land Policy and Management Act, Section 309Designated Federal Officer Phone*505-761-8951
Effective Date Of Authority*10/21/1976Designated Federal Officer Fax*505-761-8911
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*dtburns@blm.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The BLM's Albuquerque District RAC provides representative citizen council and advice to the Secretary of the Interior through the Bureau of Land Management's New Mexico State Director concerning the planning and management of public land resources located within the jurisdictional boundaries of the BLM’s Albuquerque District.
How is membership balanced?*The Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council is composed of 10 members distributed in a balanced fashion among the following groups and within those groups. Specific interests include: Category I includes those holding Federal grazing permits or leases, interests associated with transportation or rights-of-way, developed outdoor recreation, OHV users, or commercial recreation activities, commercial timber industry, or energy and mineral development. Category II includes nationally or regionally recognized environmental organizations, dispersed recreation activities, archaeological and historical interests, or nationally or regionally recognized wild horse and burro interest groups. Category III includes state, county, or locally elected office-holders, employee of a State agency responsible for the management of natural resources, Indian Tribes within or adjacent to the area for which the RAC is organized, are employed as academicians in natural resource management or the natural sciences, or represent the public-at-large.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The RAC did not meet in FY2019. All past meetings have been timely and relevant to actions occurring within the Albuquerque District.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The RAC develops recommendations for the BLM regarding the preparation, amendment, and implementation of land use plans for the public lands and resources within the jurisdiction of the RAC. This may require the RAC to, at the direction of the designated Federal officer, gather and analyze information, conduct studies and field examinations, hear public comments, and provide advice on the issues presented.
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings are open to the public. Notices of the meetings are published in the Federal Register, posted on the BLM New Mexico website, and distributed to local newspapers.
Recommendation RemarksThe Albuquerque District RAC did not conduct any meetings in FY2019.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesYesAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionNoAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNot ApplicableNumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentAn in-depth analysis has not been done to determine cost savings associated with the Albuquerque District RAC. However, the contributions of the RAC are of great benefit to the BLM.Grants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations*2Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThe RAC did not meet in FY 2019 and offered no new recommendations.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*50.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe 2013 recommendation was incorporated into the Rio Puerco Field Office Proposed Final Resource Management Plan, which is in the final approval stages.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*50.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentAlthough the 2015 recommendation has not been implemented, the BLM has responded to the RAC to let them know that they would work with landowners on this issue.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentNot Applicable
Agency Feedback CommentThe BLM provides immediate feedback through conversations during RAC meetings and follow-up conversations.Narrative Description*The Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council is a citizen advisory council that serves in an advisory capacity concerning the planning and management of the public land resources located in the BLM's Albuquerque District.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY* 
Payments to Federal Members*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY* 
Payments to Federal Staff*$1,000.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$14,000.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY* 
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$5,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members* 
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY* 
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY* 
Other Costs$0.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$1,000.00
Total Costs$1,000.00Est. Total Next FY*$20,000.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.05Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.20
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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-001548Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2017
 COM-002742Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2016
 COM-003700Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2015
 COM-004865Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2014
 COM-005771Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2013
 COM-007001Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2012
 COM-007742Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2011
 COM-009147Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2010
 COM-033252Albuquerque District Resource Advisory Council2018