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DOI - 2510 - San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee - Presidential
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameSan Juan Islands National Monument Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2020Committee Number2510
Original Establishment Date3/15/2013Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.blm.gov/get-involved/resource-advis...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*12
Current Charter Date7/24/2020Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Spokane District Manager
Date Of Renewal Charter7/24/2022Designated Federal Officer PrefixMr.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Kurt
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityPresidential ProclamationDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Pindel
Establishment Authority*PresidentialDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Presidential Proclamation, Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.)Designated Federal Officer Phone*(509) 536-1200
Effective Date Of Authority*3/15/2013Designated Federal Officer Fax*509-536-1275
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*kpindel@blm.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Committee serves its purpose by providing information and advice regarding the development of a management plan for the Monument.
How is membership balanced?*The MAC maintains membership that represents recreation, tourism, wildlife, cultural, education, local government and private landowners interests as well as concerns of the local tribes and public-at-large.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Two times a year.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The diversity and strength of knowledge, passion and political connections possessed by this committee is second to none. They are an invaluable resource to the SJINM. Additionally, the designating language of the monumument requires that such a committee be created to assist the agency through the resource management planning process.
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings are open to the public.
Recommendation RemarksThe San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee met once in FY2020.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsYesGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentAn in-depth analysis has not been done to determine cost savings associated with the San Juan Island MAC. However, the contributions of the MAC are of great benefit to the BLM.Grants Review CommentN/A
Number Of Recommendations*26Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentFour recommendations were made in FY2020:

The MAC made a recommendation that A and B rocks be protected, and excluded from classification within an Recreation Management Area.

The MAC recommended that dispersed camping be prohibited within the Monument, and that camping only occur in those locations where it is presently managed for
designated camping.

The MAC recommended the vacant positions be filled and that a
whole MAC (with all positions filled) be able to meet prior to a record of decision (ROD) being signed
Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*95.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentAll recommendations are made to the BLM with regard to the planning effort for the Resource Management Plan underway. In that regard, all recommendations are integrated into the planning system.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*5.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentWhile advisement is useful, on occasion the MAC is wholly comfortable with idiosyncrasies of the NEPA process.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentN/A
Agency Feedback Comment*At the beginning of each next meeting action items, including recommendations, are reported on. Often recommendations are visible, and pointed out, in documents or actions that have transpired in the between time.Narrative Description*The MAC is directly supporting the mission of creating a management plan that will guide agency decisions about the Monument for the next couple of decades. This dovetails with our goals to increase Sustainability, Diversity and Collaboration in the 2020 Strategic Plan.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$6,080.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$25,000.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$5,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$250.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$500.00
Total Costs$6,330.00Est. Total Next FY*$30,500.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.25Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.25
Cost RemarksThe meeting that occurred in FY 2020 was held virtually and resulted no travel costs to members.Est Cost Remarks
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Interest Areas

Category
Area
Applied Science
Applied Sciences
Basic Science
Basic Sciences
Civil Rights
Native Americans
Education
Education
Environment
Earth Sciences
Environmental Issues
Government
State Government
Tribal Government
Land
Conservation and Preservation
Land Management and Use
National Parks, Sites, Trails, Recreational Areas Monuments
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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Hide Section - CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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Hide Section - DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-035325San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee2019
 COM-033212San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee2018
 COM-001430San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee2017
 COM-002859San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee2016
 COM-003642San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee2015
 COM-004809San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee2014