The DRECP is lumbering along. At the Saturday Desert Advisory Council (Oct 15), the new lead for the implementation of the DRECP was introduced. Russ Schofield is returning to the southern California BLM Desert District office to be the lead for implementing DRECP.
So, just what does “implement” mean? To put is in perspective, DRECP is an “overarching framework” that will establish the criteria for future planning efforts under the area of influence of the plan.