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USDA - 71995 - Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee - Statutory (Congress Created)
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameChippewa National Forest Resource Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of Agriculture
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number71995
Original Establishment Date10/9/2009Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttp://cloudapps-usda-gov.force.com/FSSRS/RAC_P...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*15
Current Charter Date10/17/2019Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Forest Supervisor, Chippewa National Forest
Date Of Renewal Charter10/17/2021Designated Federal Officer PrefixMs.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Darla
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Lenz
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*SRS and Community Self-Determination Act as reauthorized in PL 110-343, PL 112-141 and as amended Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 PL. 115-334.Designated Federal Officer Phone*(218) 335-8631
Effective Date Of Authority*10/3/2008Designated Federal Officer Fax*(218) 335-8637
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*dlenz@fs.fed.us
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The committee review and made recommendations of projects to the DFO.
How is membership balanced?*The committee membership is balanced with representation from all three required categories from various user groups.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Chippewa RAC did not meet in FY2019. Project update emails were sent to the RAC for any projects that were implemented.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The committee is necessary to meet the requirement of the SRS Title II payments to States authorization and make recommendations to the DFO on projects consistent with the intent of SRS authorization
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings are open to the public.
Recommendation RemarksIn FY 2019, no Chippewa RAC meetings were scheduled. The Chippewa RAC currently has ten vacancies due to appointments expiring and one member moving to another state. A nomination packet was submitted to for new members.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesYes
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingYesAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsYes
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction Comment
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsYesGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNot applicable.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNot applicable.Grants Review Comment
Number Of Recommendations*88Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentTotal # of Recommendations for the Life of the Committee:FY2008-2010 - 34 projects were recommended and approved = 34FY2011 - 23 projects were recommended and approved = 57FY2012 - 11 projects were recommended and approved = 68FY2013- 0 projects were recommended or approved =68FY2014- 8 projects were recommended or approved = 76FY2015- 0 projects were recommended or approved. =76 FY2016- 12 projects were recommended or approved = 88. No new recommendations for FY17,18 and 19.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*95.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentAll the 2012 and 2014 approved projects are completed. Nine out of the 12 projects that were approved in 2016 are fully implemented.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*5.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThree projects that were recommended and approved in 2016 are partially implemented via cooperative agreements.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess Comment
Agency Feedback Comment*The agency provided feedback and supported all the projects recommended by the committee in 2016. No projects were recommended in 2017, 2018 and 19. .Narrative Description*The Chippewa RAC supports the agency mission by promoting and recommending projects that are consistent with the Chippewa Forest Plan objectives and are consistent with the priorities of the Forest. In addition, the RAC promotes the objectives of the Title II project requirements.
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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* Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$20,000.00
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*$500.00
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*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs Est. Other Costs Next FY*$1,000.00
Total Costs$0.00Est. Total Next FY*$21,500.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)* Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.30
Hide Section - Interest Areas

Interest Areas

Category
Area
Agriculture
Forestry
Land
Conservation and Preservation
Land Management and Use
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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-033492Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2018
 COM-001167Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2017
 COM-002469Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2016
 COM-004248Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2015
 COM-005181Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2014
 COM-005449Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2013
 COM-006711Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2012
 COM-008168Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2011
 COM-009507Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee2010