Coastal Engineering Research Board (CERB), 25552-25553 [05-9581]

Download as PDF 25552 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 92 / Friday, May 13, 2005 / Notices Permanent environmental impacts would include restricted views by the levee/floodwall system of Fishing Creek from Bloomsburg and Fernville, excavation and off-site disposal of approximately 4,500 cubic yards of hazardous, toxic and radioactive waste materials, conversion of approximately 11.5 acres of farmland designated as Prime Farmland or additional Farmland of Statewide Importance to nonagricultural use, long-term loss of nearly 3,000 linear feet of riparian habitat along Fishing Creek, the loss of less than one acre of wetlands, and taking of residential homes and business structures within the levee/floodwall footprint. A public hearing on the Draft SEIS will be held at the Bloomsburg Fire Department Banquet Hall (see DATES and ADDRESSES). A map showing the location of the Bloomsburg Fire Department can be found at http:// wphc.us/Default.aspx?alias=wphc.us/ bfd. 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Notice of meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), announcement is made of the following committee meeting: Name of Committee: Coastal Engineering Research Board (CERB). Date of Meeting: June 7–9, 2005. Place: William A. Egan Civic and Convention Center, 555 West 5th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501. Times: 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (June 7, 2005) 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (June 8, 2005) 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (June 9, 2005) FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Inquiries and notice of intent to attend the meeting may be addressed to Colonel James R. Rowan, Executive Secretary, Commander, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Waterways Experiment Station, 3909 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg, MS 39180–6199. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Proposed Agenda: On Tuesday morning, June 7, the Board will meet in Executive Session. On Tuesday afternoon, June 7, there will be presentations entitled ‘‘Tsunami Warning Center Operations,’’ ‘‘Pacific Risk Management Ohana,’’ ‘‘Alaska Modeling and Data Issues,’’ ‘‘Alaska Ocean Observing System,’’ and ‘‘Island Ocean Observing System.’’ On Wednesday morning, June 8, there will be presentations entitled ‘‘Honolulu District Coastal Research and Development Needs,’’ ‘‘Climate Change Impacts on Alaska Coastline,’’ ‘‘Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments,’’ and ‘‘Subsistence and Cultural Issues.’’ The afternoon session on June 8 will include presentations entitled ‘‘Denali Commission,’’ ‘‘North Slope Science Initiative,’’ and ‘‘Report of Newtok,’’ plus a panel discussion pertaining to Shishmaref, Alaska. 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 92 (Friday, May 13, 2005)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers


Coastal Engineering Research Board (CERB)

AGENCY: Department of the Army, DoD.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), announcement is made of the following 
committee meeting:
    Name of Committee: Coastal Engineering Research Board (CERB).
    Date of Meeting: June 7-9, 2005.
    Place: William A. Egan Civic and Convention Center, 555 West 5th 
Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501.
    Times:

8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (June 7, 2005)
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (June 8, 2005)
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (June 9, 2005)

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Inquiries and notice of intent to 
attend the meeting may be addressed to Colonel James R. Rowan, 
Executive Secretary, Commander, U.S. Army Engineer Research and 
Development Center, Waterways Experiment Station, 3909 Halls Ferry 
Road, Vicksburg, MS 39180-6199.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Proposed Agenda: On Tuesday morning, June 7, 
the Board will meet in Executive Session. On Tuesday afternoon, June 7, 
there will be presentations entitled ``Tsunami Warning Center 
Operations,'' ``Pacific Risk Management Ohana,'' ``Alaska Modeling and 
Data Issues,'' ``Alaska Ocean Observing System,'' and ``Island Ocean 
Observing System.'' On Wednesday morning, June 8, there will be 
presentations entitled ``Honolulu District Coastal Research and 
Development Needs,'' ``Climate Change Impacts on Alaska Coastline,'' 
``Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments,'' and ``Subsistence and 
Cultural Issues.'' The afternoon session on June 8 will include 
presentations entitled ``Denali Commission,'' ``North Slope Science 
Initiative,'' and ``Report of Newtok,'' plus a panel discussion 
pertaining to Shishmaref, Alaska. On Thursday morning, June 9, there 
will be presentations entitled ``Port of

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Anchorage Physical Modeling,'' ``Alaska District Dredging Program,'' 
and ``Alaska Subsistence Harbors.'' The members of the Board will again 
meet in Executive Session on Thursday afternoon, June 9, followed by a 
tour of the Port of Anchorage.
    These meetings are open to the public; participation by the public 
is scheduled for 11:15 a.m. on June 9.
    The entire meeting is open to the public, but since seating 
capacity of the meeting room is limited, advance notice of intent to 
attend, although not required, is requested in order to assure adequate 
arrangements. Oral participation by public attendees is encouraged 
during the time scheduled on the agenda; written statements may be 
submitted prior to the meeting or up to 30 days after the meeting.

James R. Rowan,
Colonel, Corps of Engineers, Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 05-9581 Filed 5-12-05; 8:45 am]
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