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USDA - 9493 - Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board - Statutory (Congress Created)
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameLand Between the Lakes Advisory BoardAgency NameDepartment of Agriculture
Fiscal Year2022Committee Number9493
Original Establishment Date10/21/1998Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttp://www.landbetweenthelakes.us/about/working...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*17
Current Charter Date5/20/2022Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Area Supervisor
Date Of Renewal Charter5/20/2024Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Leisa
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Cook
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Public Law 105-277Designated Federal Officer Phone*(270) 924-2001
Effective Date Of Authority*10/21/1998Designated Federal Officer Fax*(270) 924-2086
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*leisa.cook@usda.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The LBL Advisory Board accomplishes its purpose by providing advice from a broad representation of diverse interests and increasing the frequency of advice that USDA receives from the public and private sectors in regard to environmental education and a means for promoting public participation for the land and resource management plan for LBL.
How is membership balanced?*To provide a balanced membership, members are selected from throughout KY and TN by the Governors of these states, the States' wildlife commissions, the Secretary of Agriculture, and from the counties bordering LBL by the Judge Executives. Membership represents and includes a broad range of diverse views and interests, including recreational, environmental, commercial, educational, and community leadership interests.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Regional Forester, Southern Region, or designee, serves as chairperson of the Board. The LBL Advisory Board meets at the call of the chairperson, with concurrence of the DFO to discuss issues relevant to the mission of the Board. The Board shall meet bi-annually.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*Public Law 105-277 required the establishment of the The Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board. The Board provides the Secretary with advice from a group in the region on environmental education and the promotion of public participation for LBL's land and resource management plan.
Why close or partially close meetings?Not applicable.
Recommendation RemarksNo meetings were held in FY22 due to the Charter expiring. The Charter has been renewed, the vetting process is complete and appointments are being finalized. Members were seated in late September.
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*No
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 DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction Comment
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentGrants Review Comment
Number Of Recommendations*12Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentNo new recommendations in FY22.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*40.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentBoard and FS staff have implemented approximately 40% of the suggestions made by the LBL Advisory Board.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*60.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess Comment
Agency Feedback Comment*N/A due to no meetings held this FY.Narrative Description*The LBL Advisory Board provides advice on environmental education and is a means for promoting public participation in the development of LBL's Land and Resource Management Plan.
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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*$24,139.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$37,500.00
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* 
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* 
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY* 
Other Costs$2,250.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$1,000.00
Total Costs$26,389.00Est. Total Next FY*$38,500.00
Date Cost Last Modified8/25/2022 3:38 PMEst. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.70
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.31Est Cost RemarksEstimate is based on holding 2 meetings.
Cost RemarksCosts are based on time spent preparing the Charter renewal package, outreach and nomination packages. Other costs are associated with support for annual reporting requirements. No meetings were held this year. Purchased member padfolios and audio visual equipment for hybrid meetings.  
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Interest Areas

Category
Area
Agriculture
Forestry
Education
Education
Schools and Academic Institutions
Environment
Environmental Issues
Land
Land Management and Use
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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-039847Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2021
 COM-038343Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2020
 COM-036113Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2019
 COM-033433Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2018
 COM-001848Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2017
 COM-002483Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2016
 COM-003329Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2015
 COM-005203Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2014
 COM-006089Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2013
 COM-006757Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2012
 COM-008520Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2011
 COM-008873Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2010
 COM-010494Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2009
 COM-011386Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2008
 COM-012089Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2007
 COM-012386Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2006
 COM-013994Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2005
 COM-014272Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2004
 COM-015862Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2003
 COM-017092Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2002
 COM-017981Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2001
 COM-018353Land Between the Lakes Advisory Board2000