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DOI - 84599 - Rio Puerco Management Committee - Statutory (Congress Created)
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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameRio Puerco Management CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2022Committee Number84599
Original Establishment Date6/2/2020Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.blm.gov/get-involved/resource-advis...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FY Max Number of Members*15
Current Charter Date11/8/2021Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Rio Puerco Field Manager
Date Of Renewal Charter11/8/2023Designated Federal Officer PrefixMs.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Kymm
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Gresset
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*P.L. 104-333; As amended by P.L. 111-11; As amended by 116-9Designated Federal Officer Phone*(505) 761-8797
Effective Date Of Authority*11/12/1996Designated Federal Officer Fax*(505) 761-8911
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*kgresset@blm.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 Rio Puerco Management Committee advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Director of the Bureau of Land Management, on the development and implementation of the Rio Puerco Management Program, serve as a forum for information about activities that may affect or further the development and implementation of the best management practices and identify objectives, monitor results of ongoing projects, and develop alternative watershed management plans for the Rio Puerco Drainage Basin, based on best management practices.
How is membership balanced?*The membership of the Committee was determined by P.L. 104-333. The Council is composed of 15 members, representing Rio Puerco Watershed Committee; affected tribes and pueblos; USFS; BOR; USGS; BIA; FWS; USACE; EPA; NRCS; State of New Mexico; affected local soil and water conservation districts; Elephant Butte Irrigation District; private landowner; and public at large.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Rio Puerco Management Committee was established in FY2020, and has not met to date as there are no appointed members.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The Committee is composed of citizens with diverse and wide-ranging expertise and agency representatives that provide advice, recommendations, and alternatives on often controversial issues relating to the Rio Puerco Watershed. The Committee also affords a valuable opportunity to build public consensus on these issues.
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings of the Committee will be open to the public.
Recommendation RemarksThe Rio Puerco announced a second call for nominations in the Federal Register on November 6, 2020, soliciting applications for the second time until December 7, 2020. For the second time, no applications were received and the 15-member Committee seats remain vacant. A third call for nominations was published on October 5, 2022 to solicit for members.
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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 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 Committee.Grants Review CommentN/A
Number Of Recommendations*0Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentAccess Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentN/A
Agency Feedback Comment*The BLM plans to provide immediate feedback through conversations during meetings and follow-up conversations.Narrative Description*The Rio Puerco Management Committee advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Director of the Bureau of Land Management, on the development and implementation of the Rio Puerco Management Program, serve as a forum for information about activities that may affect or further the development and implementation of the best management practices and identify objectives, monitor results of ongoing projects, and develop alternative watershed management plans for the Rio Puerco Drainage Basin, based on best management practices.
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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*$107.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$15,000.00
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*$2,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$2,500.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$2,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$0.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$1,500.00
Total Costs$107.00Est. Total Next FY*$23,000.00
Date Cost Last Modified10/5/2022 2:50 PMEst. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.30
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.01Est Cost Remarks
Cost RemarksFederal staff support costs incurred preparing and reviewing the FY 2022 Annual Comprehensive Review.  
Hide Section - Interest Areas

Interest Areas

Category
Area
Energy
Natural Resources
Environment
Environmental Issues
Land
Conservation and Preservation
Grazing Areas
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-039506Rio Puerco Management Committee2021
 COM-037169Rio Puerco Management Committee2020