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DOI - 84604 - Idaho Resource Advisory Council - Statutory (Congress Created)
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameIdaho Resource Advisory CouncilAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2022Committee Number84604
Original Establishment Date9/23/2020Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.blm.gov/get-involved/resource-advis...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments* 
Terminated This FY Max Number of Members*15
Current Charter Date11/9/2021Designated Fed Officer Position Title*State Director
Date Of Renewal Charter11/9/2023Designated Federal Officer PrefixMs.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Karen
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Kelleher
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Federal Land Policy and Management Act, Sec. 309Designated Federal Officer Phone*(208) 373-4001
Effective Date Of Authority*10/21/1976Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*kkelleh@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 RequiredNo
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Council will serve in an advisory capacity concerning the issues relating to land use planning or the management of the public land resources located within the State of Idaho. The Council also make recommendations regarding standard amenity recreation fees and expanded amenity recreation fees to the BLM and U.S. Forest Service.
How is membership balanced?*This RAC is composed of 15 members, representing 3 categories: commodity, non-commodity, and local area interest. Each category has 5 members.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Idaho RAC was established during FY 2020 through a merger of the previous 4 RACs located within the State of Idaho. The committee generally meets 2-4 times per year.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The purpose of the RAC is to enable citizens of Idaho to have a meaningful say in how public lands are managed for multiple use. The RAC provides advice on a broad array of resource, economic and social issues that confront land managers and local communities. The local stakeholders provide important perspective on how public lands can be best managed for the benefit of the American people.
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings will be open to the public.
Recommendation RemarksThe Idaho RAC met on November 10, 2021, and February 16, 2022.
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesYes
Outcome Major Policy ChangesYesAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsYes
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentThe Council also make recommendations regarding standard amenity recreation fees and expanded amenity recreation fees to the BLM and U.S. Forest Service.
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed 
Outcome CommentNumber Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings CommentGrants Review Comment
Number Of Recommendations*2Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentNo Recommendations for FY 2022.

FY 2021 Recommendations:

At the April 14 meeting, the RAC recommended unanimous (1) approval of the Burley Field Office business plan for the Milner Historic Recreation Area and Lud Drexler Park; and (2) unanimous approval of the Upper Snake Field Office business plan for South Fork of the Snake River recreation sites.
Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*50.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe BLM has implemented the Burley Field Office business plan for the Milner Historic Recreation Area and Lud Drexler Park. The the Upper Snake Field Office business plan for South Fork of the Snake River recreation sites was no implemented in FY22.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*50.00%Access Publications 
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentWhile the RAC approved fee increases associated with 2 business plan, the increases cannot be implemented until the fee increase pause is lifted.Access Other 
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess Comment
Agency Feedback Comment*Narrative Description*
Hide Section - COSTS

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*$34,400.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$40,000.00
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*$4,000.00
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*$1,500.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$302.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$302.00
Total Costs$34,702.00Est. Total Next FY*$45,802.00
Date Cost Last Modified11/15/2022 12:03 PMEst. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.30
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.20Est Cost RemarksOther costs include publication of a meeting Federal Register Notice
Cost RemarksOther costs include publication of a meeting Federal Register Notice  
Hide Section - Interest Areas

Interest Areas

Category
Area
Agriculture
Plant Biology
Rural Development
Forestry
Agriculture
Animals
Fish and Wildlife
Emergency
Earthquake, Flood, and Fire Hazards and Administration
Energy
Energy
Fuel
Mining and Minerals
Natural Resources
Pipelines
Environment
Environmental Issues
Land
Conservation and Preservation
Grazing Areas
Land Management and Use
National Parks, Sites, Trails, Recreational Areas Monuments
Transportation
Surface and Vehicular Transportation
Water
Rivers
Water Use
Waterways
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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Hide Section - SUBCOMMITTEES

SUBCOMMITTEES

Committee

Subcommittees

ActionCommittee System IDSubcommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-040632Lava Ridge Subcommittee2022
Hide Section - CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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Hide Section - DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-039510Idaho Resource Advisory Council2021
 COM-037173Idaho Resource Advisory Council2020