BOUNTIFUL - The U.S. Forest Service is looking for Utahns, including Davis County residents, interested in serving on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Resource Advisory Committee.
The committee is authorized through the Secure Rural Schools Act as a mechanism for local community collaboration with federal land managers in recommending projects benefiting federal lands, according to a forest service press release.
The forest service would like to fill nine vacant positions and three alternate seats on the committee in three categories:
· Category A - Developed outdoor recreation, off-highway vehicle users, or commercial recreation activities; land-use permit holder; alternate.
· Category B - Archaeology and history; wildlife or hunting organizations or watershed associations; dispersed recreational activities; alternate.
· Category C - State-elected official; county-elected official; tribal representative; school official or teacher; alternate.
Applications will be accepted no later than May 16, 2014. Applications must have an original signature. E-mailed or scanned applications will not be accepted.
Mail applications to: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Attn: Ms. Loyal Clark, 857 W. South Jordan Parkway, South Jordan, 84095.
To obtain an application or for more information, contact Clark at 801-999-2113.