BLM Utah Resource Advisory Council convenes in March 2024

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The BLM Color Country District will host a meeting and field tour of the Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) March 20-21, 2024, to discuss various issues related to the management of public lands in Utah. The public is invited to attend and gain valuable information regarding district and statewide planning efforts.

“The RAC is a valuable resource to gain different perspectives on how we manage public lands,” said Color Country District Manager Gloria Tibbetts. “Their recommendations, combined with public input, help inform management decisions in multiple ways.”

The public meeting on March 20 may be attended in person or virtually. It will be held at the Ramada by Wyndham St. George, 1440 E. St. George Blvd., St. George, Utah, 84790 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MT. Visit the RAC’s website or contact your local field office for details on how to participate and to review the meeting agenda. The public may address the RAC from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. MT on March 20. Depending on the number of people wishing to comment, the amount of time for individual oral comments may be limited.  

Written statements addressing the RAC may be emailed to with the subject line, “Utah RAC Meeting,” or by mail to BLM Utah State Office, 440 W 200 South Ste 500, Salt Lake City, UT, 84101.

The field tour on March 21 offers a unique look at the Color Country District. Information regarding the field tour, including time and location, will be available at least 14 days before the event on the RAC website. Members of the public are welcome on field tours but must provide their own transportation and meals. Those wishing to participate must RSVP by contacting Christina Fithian no later than March 13 at (801) 539-4022 or

For more information on the RAC, visit:

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