CALIFORNIA - Forest Service to hold webinar on Land Management Plan

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January 13, 2014 2:08 PM

CALIFORNIA - Forest Service to hold webinar on Land Management Plan

Greetings BRC Action Alert Subscribers,

The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) will hold a webinar to explain the final Land Management Plan that will guide the management of National Forest System lands in the Lake Tahoe Basin over the next 15 years.  The webinar will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014, from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m.  The webinar will explain the plan, highlight changes from the draft, and outline the remainder of the plan revision process and include a brief presentation, followed by a question and answer period.  The webinar will be archived on the LTBMU website for later viewing.

You must have Microsoft Office Live Meeting installed on your computer to access the webinar.  Install Live Meeting for free by visiting the meeting link below and following the installation prompts.  It is recommended that you install Live Meeting prior to the webinar.

To access the webinar via Microsoft Office Live Meeting, visit https://www.livemeeting.com/cc/usda/join?id=SJC6BZ&role=attend&pw=h%22w-F2TMx. Use the following telephone number to connect Toll-free to the audio portion of the webinar: 1-888-844-9904.  When prompted, type in the participant code:  4849484.

Those who previously submitted formal comments may submit written objections to the plan by the close of business on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.

The Land Management Plan, Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS), draft Record of Decision (ROD), and details on the webinar are posted at http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/ltbmu/ForestPlanRevision. CDs or print copies of the plan documents are available at the Forest Supervisor's office, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA, or by calling (530) 543-2694.

Thanks in advance and, as always, if you have any questions or concerns, please contact BRC.

Ric Foster
Public Lands Department Manager
BlueRibbon Coalition
208-237-1008 ext 107

 

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