BLM Seeks Resource Advisers for Public Lands
KREX News Room
MESA COUNTY, Colo. - The Bureau of Land Management's northwest and southwest Colorado districts are seeking public nominations for 10 open positions on their Resource Advisory Councils, which advise the BLM on public land issues.
These councils are composed of citizens chosen for their expertise in natural resource issues, helping the bureau oversee 245 million acres of public lands.
Ideal candidates have an interest in public land management, including such individuals as conservationists, ranchers, outdoor recreationists, state and local government officials, tribal officials and academics officials.
Nominees will be chosen based on their training, education and knowledge of the geographical area.
All nominations must be accompanied by letters of reference from any represented interests or organizations, a completed background information nomination form and any other information that speaks to the nominee's qualifications.
Applications must be submitted by March 14 to the field office closest to the desired service area.
To view the full list of requirements and drop-off locations, visit www.blm.gov/co/st .