The Bureau of Land Management Southwest Resource Advisory Council field trip to the Alpine Loop cancelled

Montrose, Colo. – The Southwest Resource Advisory Council field trip planned for October 20th has been cancelled due to low attendance. The field trip was intended to discuss resource management complexities on the Alpine Loop near Silverton, and there is no plan to reschedule at this time. The virtual Resource Advisory Council meeting is still scheduled for October 21st.

All 15-member Resource Advisory Councils in Colorado are forums for providing advice and recommendations to the BLM on various resource and land management issues. The Southwest Resource Advisory Council advises the BLM Colorado Southwest District, including the Gunnison, Uncompahgre, and Tres Rios field offices.

More information about the Southwest District Resource Advisory Council and the virtual October 21st meeting agenda is available online at:


The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 western states, including Alaska, on behalf of the American people. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. Our mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

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Shawn Reinhardt