WINNEMUCCA, Nevada…The Humboldt Resource Advisory Committee for Nevada will meet twice over the next two weeks at the Humboldt County Court House, in Room 201, on 50 West 5th Street, in Winnemucca, Nevada, on August 15 and 22, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Project proposals are now being accepted by the Humboldt Resource Advisory Committee (RAC). Successful project proposals must improve or benefit National Forest System lands within Humboldt County and the economies of rural communities within the county.
Project funding is provided by Title II funds under the 2012 reauthorized Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act (Public Law 110-343). At least 50 percent of Title II funds are for road maintenance, decommissioning or obliteration, and/or restoration of streams and watersheds. More information may be found at the Secure Rural School website at www.fs.fed.us/srs.
Completed project applications must be submitted electronically or received by 5:00 p.m. on August 14, 2012. Projects will be reviewed and recommended at the next Humboldt RAC meeting. Projects should be entered directly online. It is recommended that the form is first downloaded, printed, and filled out, before entering directly online to prevent mistakes. Project proposals should also be presented to the RAC by the individual(s) authoring the proposal.
Project applications can be submitted online, faxed to 775-625-1200, e-mailed to email@example.com, or delivered to the U.S. Forest Service at 1200 E Winnemucca Blvd, in Winnemucca, NV, 89445, by 5:00 p.m. on August 14, 2012, using the project application form found on the Secure Rural Schools web site listed below. It is the proponent’s responsibility to assure timely delivery.
To submit a project proposal, go to: https://fsplaces.fs.fed.us/fsfiles/unit/wo/secure_rural_schools.nsf . On the bottom of the page, use the “Jump to a RAC” drop-down menu to select Humboldt, NV. Next, select “Propose a Title II Project,” follow the directions on the page, and fill out the proposal form accurately and completely. Learn more information on this release by contacting, Jeff Ulrich, Humboldt (NV) Designated Federal Official, at 775-352-1215, firstname.lastname@example.org.