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California Desert District Office
Release Date: 05/07/13
Contacts: David Briery, (951) 697-5220    
  Stephen Razo, (951) 697-5217    
News Release No. CA-CDD-13-39

BLM Desert Advisory Council to Meet in Ridgecrest

The next meeting of the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) California Desert Advisory Council (DAC) will be held Saturday, June 8 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Ridgecrest, Calif. at a location to be announced later.

There also will be a DAC Business Meeting on Friday, June 7, from noon to 4:30 p.m. at the Jawbone Station Visitors Center, California Highway 14 and Jawbone Canyon Rd., Cantil, Calif. Details will be posted on the web page,, when finalized. There will be no field trip.

Agenda topics for the Saturday meeting will include a focus on the West Mojave Plan, as well as updates by council members, the BLM California Desert District manager, five field office managers, and council subgroups. Final agenda items will be posted on the DAC web page listed above.

All DAC meetings, including Friday’s business meeting, 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 chair, and at the end of the meeting.  While the meeting is tentatively scheduled to conclude at 4:30 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 External Affairs at (951) 697-5220 or


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

Last updated: 05-09-2013