Lake Tahoe Federal Advisory Committee to meet in Incline Village

Incline Village, Nev. – The Lake Tahoe Federal Advisory Committee (LTFAC) is scheduled to meet from 9 a.m. to noon on August 23, 2011, at the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences located at 291 Country Club Drive, Incline Village, NV 89451. LTFAC will address issues related to federal activities at Lake Tahoe.

Items on the agenda include a summary of the Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act (SNPLMA) Round 12 secondary list, a discussion of the role of LTFAC in the future, and a public comment period.

LTFAC consists of 20 members representing a broad array of constituencies. The Secretary of Agriculture chartered the first LTFAC in July 1998 to advise the Federal Partnership on programs and projects within the Lake Tahoe Basin. LTFAC’s charter has been renewed every two years with the most recent renewal occurring in February 2011. 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, USDA-Forest Service, Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150. Requests for reasonable accommodation for access to the facility or proceedings may be made by contacting the person listed above at

For more information on the Lake Tahoe Federal Advisory Committee, visit the Forest Service web site at