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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameSierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory CouncilAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2018Committee Number2064
Original Establishment Date10/1/1995Committee 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*15
Current Charter Date3/5/2018Designated Fed Officer Position Title*BLM Carson City District Manager
Date Of Renewal Charter3/5/2020Designated Federal Officer PrefixMs.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Colleen
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination Authority5 U.S.C. AppendixDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Dulin
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Federal Land Policy and Management Act, Sec. 309Designated Federal Officer Phone*(775) 885-6118
Effective Date Of Authority*10/21/1976Designated Federal Officer Fax*(775) 885-6147
Committee Type*ContinuingDesignated Federal Officer Email*cdulin@blm.gov
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 RAC provides advice and feedback from a wide variety of interested citizens in a single, interactive forum at regularly scheduled meetings. BLM provide updates to RAC members on BLM activities within the relevant districts as well.
How is membership balanced?*The Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council is composed of 15 members when nominations are processed and approved. The members are distributed in a balanced fashion among the following groups. 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?*Usually, two meetings of the Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin RAC are held within the year. The RAC met twice in FY18. The RAC provides significant counsel and advice to the BLM on a variety of resource management programs and projects.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The RAC allows BLM managers to receive advice and feedback from a wide variety of interested citizens in a single, interactive forum at regularly scheduled meetings. The RAC provides the various interests in a single forum to discuss issues and reach consensus.
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings are open to the public.
Recommendation RemarksThe SFNWGB RAC did not provide recommendations in FY18.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction 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 SatisfactionYesAction CommentN/A
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentN/ANumber 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 Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin RAC. However, the contributions of the RAC are of great benefit to the BLM.Grants Review CommentN/A
Number Of Recommendations*53Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThe RAC did not develop recommendations in FY18.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*50.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentZeroAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThe RAC did not develop recommendations in FY18.Access OtherYes
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentAccess is provided to information for the RAC via e-mail, written correspondence, telephone calls, and the RAC website.
Agency Feedback CommentThe RAC is provided with feedback reports from both the BLM's Carson City and Winnemucca District Offices.Narrative Description*The RAC met twice in FY18.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$4,376.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$25,000.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$15,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$4,500.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$175.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$500.00
Total Costs$4,551.00Est. Total Next FY*$45,000.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.05Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.20
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MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

  
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-001560Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2017
 COM-002740Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2016
 COM-003629Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2015
 COM-005006Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2014
 COM-005657Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2013
 COM-007049Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2012
 COM-007879Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2011
 COM-009198Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2010
 COM-009847Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2009
 COM-011101Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2008
 COM-011778Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2007
 COM-012987Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2006
 COM-013575Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2005
 COM-014879Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2004
 COM-015605Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2003
 COM-016886Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2002
 COM-017551Sierra-Front Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2001
 COM-018789Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council2000
 COM-019488Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council1999
 COM-020921Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council1998
 COM-021313Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council1997