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Fed advisory committee to meet in South Lake Tahoe Tuesday

The Lake Tahoe Basin Federal Advisory Committee is scheduled to meet from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday at the U.S. Forest Service Office, Emerald Bay Room, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA.

The committee will address issues related to federal activities at Lake Tahoe. Items on the agenda include a presentation on the preliminary Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act Round 9 hazardous fuels reduction and wildfire prevention projects, and an update on the SNPLMA Round 9 science themes, project nomination form and calendar, followed by a public comment period.

The committee consists of 20 members representing a broad array of constituencies. The Secretary of Agriculture chartered the first committee in July 1998 to advise the Federal Partnership on programs and projects within the Lake Tahoe Basin. The committees charter has been renewed every two years with the most recent renewal occurring in June 2006.

All Lake Tahoe Federal Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public. Interested citizens are encouraged to attend. Issues may be brought to the attention of the committee during the open public comment period at the meeting, or by filing a written statement with the committee through Arla Hains, U.S. Forest Service, Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150. For more information on the Lake Tahoe Federal Advisory Committee, visit the Forest Service web site at:


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