Advisory Committees

Rogue-Umpqua Resource Advisory Committee (RAC)

Information about the Rogue-Umpqua RAC established by the Secure Rural Schools Act includes project submission form (229 KB RTF), RAC member application form (Advisory Committee or Research and Promotion Background Information Form AD-755 216 KB RTF) funding summaries, project highlights, and links to more detail about both the Committee and the Secure Rural and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000. The Act is intended to create local jobs and accomplish restoration work on national forests using Title II dollars. More information about Secure Rural Schools RACs can be found on the national website.

Title II funds are authorized for projects that protect, restore, and enhance fish and wildlife habitat; improve the maintenance of existing Forest Service infrastructure; protect and enhance ecosystems on the national forests; and restore and improve land health and water quality. More information about these funds are located at Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act.