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California Desert District
Release Date: 06/03/10
Contacts: David Briery , 952-697-5220  
  Stephen Razo , 951-697-5217  
News Release No. CA-CDD-10-73

BLM Desert Advisory Council to Meet in Ridgecrest

The Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) Desert Advisory Council (DAC) will meet in formal session on Saturday, June 19 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Heritage Inn and Suites, 1050 N. Norma St., Ridgecrest, CA. A field trip will be conducted Friday, June 18, and interested persons should check the DAC website,, before June 18 for details.

The meeting will include updates by council members and reports from the BLM district manager and five field office managers on a variety of issues, including updates on renewable energy, Imperial Sand Dunes access issues, and Devil’s Canyon.  Details will be posted on the website.

All DAC meetings are open to the public. The public will be invited to comment at the beginning of the meeting Saturday morning, during the presentations at the discretion of the DAC chairman, and at the end of the meeting.  While the meeting is tentatively scheduled to conclude at 5 p.m., it could wrap up earlier should the council conclude its presentations and discussions.

Written comments may be filed in advance of the meeting and should be addressed to the Desert Advisory Council, c/o Bureau of Land Management, External Affairs, 22835 Calle San Juan de Los Lagos, Moreno Valley, CA 92553. Written comments also are accepted at the time of the meeting and, if copies are provided to the recorder, will be incorporated into the minutes.

For more information regarding the DAC meeting, contact David Briery, BLM California Desert District public affairs at (951) 697-5220.


California Desert District   22835 Calle San Juan de Los Lagos      Moreno Valley, CA 92553   

Last updated: 04-02-2014