Advisory Committees

Northeast Oregon Forest Resource Advisory Committee (RAC)

Latest News

US Forest Service Announces Payments to Sates to Support Local Schools and Roads - (January 15, 2015)

Northeast Oregon Forests Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) Schedules Meeting - (April 10, 2014)    

Agriculture Secretary Announces Rural Schools Payments - (April 4, 2014)                      

Project submission forms are available here:

Title II Submission Form Instructions

Title II Submission Form

For more information please contact the Whitman District Ranger 541-523-6391, La Grande District Ranger 541-963-7186 or Wallowa Mountains Office District Ranger 541-426-5546.

Background Information

US Forest Service Secure Rural Schools website.

On October 3, 2008 a new law was enacted, amending the original Secure Rural Schools Act with some significant changes. Learn more about the Forest Service implementation of the new Secure Rural Schools Act from the link below. 

The Secure Rural Schools Resource Advisory Committees site includes the following information about the program.

  • Overview of the program
  • Map of Resource Advisory Committee Area
  • Charter
  • Members & Contacts
  • Meeting Information & Minutes
  • Projects