Notice of Intent to Hold Public Information Meetings on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Conservation Plan, 11944 [05-4755]

Download as PDF 11944 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 46 / Thursday, March 10, 2005 / Notices regarding the protection and management of marine resources; and possibly the length of residence in the area affected by the Sanctuary. Applicants who are chosen as members should expect to serve 2-year terms, pursuant to the Council’s Charter. DATES: Applications are due by March 31, 2005. ADDRESSES: Application kits may be obtained from Nancy Daschbach and Fagatele Bay National Marine Sanctuary Program PO Box 4318 Pago Pago AS 96799. Completed applications should be sent to the same address. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Daschbach, PO Box 4318 Pago Pago AS 96799, phone number (684) 633–633–7354, and nancy.daschbach@noaa.gov. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1431, et seq. (Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog Number 11.429 Marine Sanctuary Program) Dated: March 4, 2005. Daniel J. Basta, Director, National Marine Sanctuary Program, National Ocean Services, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. [FR Doc. 05–4666 Filed 3–9–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–NK–M DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 030305B] Notice of Intent to Hold Public Information Meetings on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Conservation Plan National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Ocranic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Intent to hold public information meetings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act, as amended (NEPA), that the National Marine Fisheries Service and the Fish and Wildlife Service (known hereafter as the Services) intend to hold public information meetings on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and Conservation Plan for forest practices in the State of Washington. These documents were announced in the Federal Register for a 90–day public comment period. Representatives from the Services and the State of Washington will be at the public information meetings to answer questions about the documents and to VerDate jul<14>2003 18:28 Mar 09, 2005 Jkt 205001 provide further information to interested parties. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for meeting dates. DATES: ADDRESSES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for meeting DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 030705A] locations. New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: AGENCY: Sally Butts, (360) 753–5832. Written public comments will be accepted at the public information meetings. Attendees may submit prior written comments at the public meetings, or a blank form will be available for attendees to write comments during the meetings. Please see the Federal Register for standard, electronic, and facsimile contact information to submit written public comments if not attending one of the public information meetings The public information meetings will be held from 4 p.m. 7p.m., or until business is concluded. The public information meeting dates and locations are: March 28, 2005, Red Lion Hotel, Port Angeles, WA. March 29, 2005, Squalicum Boat House, Bellingham, WA. March 30, 2005, Sheraton Hotel, Seattle, WA. April 4, 2005, Red Lion Hotel, Kelso, WA. April 5, 2005, Gwinwood Christian Conference Grounds and Westwood Retreat Center, Olympia, WA. April 6, 2005, Red Lion Yakima Center, Yakima, WA. April 12, 2005, Double Tree Hotel, Spokane, WA. April 13, 2005, Ag and Trade Center, Colville, WA. Any changes to meeting times or locations will be noted on the State of Washington’s Department of Natural Resources Forest Practices Habitat Conservation Plan (Federal Assurances Program) website, http:// www.dnr.wa.gov/htdocs/agency/ federalassurances/. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: March 4, 2005. Maria Boroja, Acting Chief, Endangered Species Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 05–4755 Filed 3–9–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting SUMMARY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a public meeting of its Habitat/MPA/Ecosystem Oversight Committee in March, 2005 to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for formal consideration and action, if appropriate. DATES: The meeting will be held on March 28, 2005. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for specific dates and times. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in Newport, RI. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul J. Howard, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council (978) 465–0492. Requests for special accommodations should be addressed to the New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Time and Location of Meeting Monday, March 28, 2005 at 12:30 p.m. - Habitat/MPA/Ecosystem Oversight Committee Meeting. Location: Hotel Viking, One Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI 02840; telephone: (401) 847–3300. The Committee will meet to hear presentations on topics relating to Ecosystem Approaches to Fisheries Management. Speakers include: Staff (Integrating Ecosystem Approaches into New England fisheries management); Dr. Steve Murawski, NOAA Fisheries Director, Office of Science and Technology (An Overview of Ecosystem Approaches to Fishery Management) and Dr. Kristy Wallmo, NOAA Fisheries- Economics and Social Sciences (An Overview of the Ecosystem Management/Social Science Survey). In addition, the Committee will provide input on various tasks toward completing the Ecosystems Approaches to Fishery Management Pilot Project and address other topics at their discretion. E:\FR\FM\10MRN1.SGM 10MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[I.D. 030305B]


Notice of Intent to Hold Public Information Meetings on a Draft 
Environmental Impact Statement and Conservation Plan

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Ocranic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of Intent to hold public information meetings.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given pursuant to the National Environmental 
Policy Act, as amended (NEPA), that the National Marine Fisheries 
Service and the Fish and Wildlife Service (known hereafter as the 
Services) intend to hold public information meetings on a Draft 
Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and Conservation Plan for forest 
practices in the State of Washington. These documents were announced in 
the Federal Register for a 90-day public comment period. 
Representatives from the Services and the State of Washington will be 
at the public information meetings to answer questions about the 
documents and to provide further information to interested parties.

DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for meeting dates.

ADDRESSES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for meeting locations.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sally Butts, (360) 753-5832.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Written public comments will be accepted at 
the public information meetings. Attendees may submit prior written 
comments at the public meetings, or a blank form will be available for 
attendees to write comments during the meetings. Please see the Federal 
Register for standard, electronic, and facsimile contact information to 
submit written public comments if not attending one of the public 
information meetings The public information meetings will be held from 
4 p.m. 7p.m., or until business is concluded. The public information 
meeting dates and locations are:
    March 28, 2005, Red Lion Hotel, Port Angeles, WA.
    March 29, 2005, Squalicum Boat House, Bellingham, WA.
    March 30, 2005, Sheraton Hotel, Seattle, WA.
    April 4, 2005, Red Lion Hotel, Kelso, WA.
    April 5, 2005, Gwinwood Christian Conference Grounds and Westwood 
Retreat Center, Olympia, WA.
    April 6, 2005, Red Lion Yakima Center, Yakima, WA.
    April 12, 2005, Double Tree Hotel, Spokane, WA.
    April 13, 2005, Ag and Trade Center, Colville, WA.
    Any changes to meeting times or locations will be noted on the 
State of Washington's Department of Natural Resources Forest Practices 
Habitat Conservation Plan (Federal Assurances Program) website, http://
www.dnr.wa.gov/htdocs/agency/federalassurances/.

    Dated: March 4, 2005.
Maria Boroja,
Acting Chief, Endangered Species Division, Office of Protected 
Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 05-4755 Filed 3-9-05; 8:45 am]
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