Carrizo Plain National Monument to be subject of meeting Saturday

The Carrizo Plain National Monument Advisory Council will meet Saturday at the Carrisa Plains Elementary School to discuss management planning for the monument.

The school is located approximately two miles northwest of Soda Lake Road on Highway 58. The public meeting will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a public comment period from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch will be available for $8 or you may bring a sack lunch.

“At this meeting, monument staff will present the proposed Travel Management Plan for the monument,” said Johna Hurl, monument manager.

The 10-member council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, on a variety of public land issues associated with public land management in the Carrizo Plain National Monument in southeastern San Luis Obispo County.