Forest Service Seeking Citizens for Fishlake Resource Advisory Committee

Published on November 07, 2013 at 12:50PM

The Forest Service is seeking people from communities in and around central Utah as nominees for vacancies on the Fishlake Resource Advisory Committee. Application forms must be received at the Fishlake National Forest office by 4:30 p.m. on December 20. The Fishlake Resource Advisory Committee consists of 15 members representing a wide range of interests. The committee’s duties include reviewing proposed land management projects on or adjacent to the Fishlake National Forest. The committee also recommends which projects to fund and is responsible for coordinating with land management agencies and county officials. Projects are located in the counties of Sevier, Piute, Garfield, Wayne, Beaver and Millard. The four-year term would begin upon appointment by the Secretary of Agriculture. Committee members do serve without compensation, but may be reimbursed for travel expenses. Members must be residents of Utah and preferably live within Beaver, Millard, Sevier, Piute or Wayne counties.