BLM resource council meets Thursday in Walden |

BLM resource council meets Thursday in Walden

The Bureau of Land Management’s Northwest Colorado Resource Advisory Council will meet in Walden on Thursday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wattenberg Center, 686 County Road 42.

The meeting is open to the public, with public comment periods scheduled for 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Agenda topics include:

• New on-shore leasing reforms

• North Sand Hills management

• Proposed Little Snake RMP

•Updates from local offices

The Northwest Colorado RAC meets quarterly in northwestern Colorado. It is one of three advisory councils to BLM Colorado. RACs are composed of 15 citizens appointed by the Secretary of the Interior. Individuals serving in each RAC represent a broad range of public land interests, including environmental, local government, and commercial activity. The Northwest RAC advises the Grand Junction, White River, Little Snake, Kremmling and Colorado River Valley BLM field offices.

For more information, go to and select

Resources, then Resource Advisory Councils.

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