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Advisory Committee

Next Meeting:  March 15, 2014.  Carrisa Plains Elementary School, 10:00am.

Debbie Arnold
1055 Monterey Street, Room D430
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408
805-781-5450
San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors,
District 5

David Couch
1115 Truxtun Avenue, Room 504
Bakersfield, CA 93301  
661-868-3680    
Kern County Board of Supervisors, District 4

Carl Twisselman
9501 West Lokern Road
McKittrick, CA 93251
661-762-7528
Represents the Central California Resource
Advisory Council on the National Monument

Michael Khus-Zarate
5151 West Vartikian Avenue
Fresno, CA 93722
559-327-9000 or   
559-277-2161
Educator
Carrizo Plain Native American Advisory Council

Dale Kuhnle
7350 Carnaza Road
Santa Margarita, CA 93453
805-475-2383    
Rancher    
Represents those authorized to graze livestock
within the National Monument

Ellen Cypher, PhD
P.O. Box 9622
Bakersfield, CA 93389
661-398-2201
Plant Ecologist
Public-at-Large

Craig Deutsche, PhD
2231 Kelton Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90064
310-477-6670
Public-at-Large

Jim Patterson
9312 N. Santa Margarita Rd
Atascadero, CA 93422
805-466-2645
Public-at-Large 

Raymond L. Hatch
P.O. BOX 1451
Taft, CA
661-765-6007
Public-at-Large

Support Staff

The Bureau of Land Management
Gabe Garcia - Field Office Manager

Johna Hurl - Carrizo Plain Monument Manager
John Skibinski - Assistant Field Office Manager
Steve Larson - Asstistant Field Office Manager, Resources

Tamera Whitley - Archaeologist
Chris Ryan - Soil, Air and Water Specialist
Kathy Sharum - Wildlife Biologist
Amy Kuritsubo - Wildlife Biologist

California Department of Fish & Wildlife
Bob Stafford - Senior Wildlife Biologist
Alice Koch - Wildlife Biologist
Deb Hillyard - Botanist

The Nature Conservancy
H. Scott Butterfield, Ecologist, Central Coast Ecoregion

 

Meeting Minutes (pdf) 

Associated Monument Advisory Committee Meeting Documents


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Bureau of Land Management
Bakersfield Field Office
Carrizo Plain National Monument
Goodwin Education Center
Phone: (805) 475-2131
Open: December 1 - May 31.
Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Th. - Su.
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Bureau of Land Management
Bakersfield Field Office
3801 Pegasus Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Phone: (661) 391-6000
Fax: (661) 391-6041
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m., M-F
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