Meeting of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council, 44416 [05-15193]

Download as PDF 44416 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 147 / Tuesday, August 2, 2005 / Notices Any re-delegation of authority by the Under Secretary for Management now in effect shall remain in effect. This delegation of authority shall be published in the Federal Register. Dated: June 6, 2005. Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State, Department of State. [FR Doc. 05–15214 Filed 8–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–10–P TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY Meeting of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: TVA will convene a meeting of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council (Regional Council) to obtain views and advice on the topic of TVA’s draft recreation strategy. Under the TVA Act, TVA is charged with the proper use and conservation of natural resources for the purpose of fostering the orderly and proper physical, economic and social development of the Tennessee Valley region. The Regional Council was established to advise TVA on its natural resource stewardship activities. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, (FACA). The meeting agenda includes the following: (1) Overview of water quality partnerships. (2) Reservoir releases improvement program. (3) Water quality improvement efforts of the Izaak Walton League. (4) Clean marina efforts on Fontana Reservoir. (5) Water quality improvement efforts of the Hiwassee River Watershed Coalition and Little River Water Quality Forum. (6) TVA’s draft recreation strategy. (7) Public comments on the topic of TVA’s recreation strategy. (8) Council discussion and advice on TVA’s recreation strategy. The Regional Council will hear opinions and views of citizens by providing a public comments session. The public comment session will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. e.d.t. on Wednesday, August 24, 2005. Citizens who wish to express views and opinions on the topic of TVA’s recreation strategy may do so during the Public Comment portion of the agenda. Public Comments participation is available on a firstcome, first-served basis. Speakers VerDate jul<14>2003 17:21 Aug 01, 2005 Jkt 205001 addressing the Regional Council are requested to limit their remarks to no more than 5 minutes. Persons wishing to speak are requested to register at the door and are then called on by the Regional Council Chair during the public comment period. Handout materials should be limited to one printed page. Written comments are also invited and may be mailed to the Regional Resource Stewardship Council, Tennessee Valley Authority, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, WT 11A, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902. DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 23, 2005, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Wednesday, August 24, 2005, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. eastern daylight time. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the auditorium at the Tennessee Valley Authority headquarters, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902, and will be open to the public. Anyone needing special access or accommodations should let the contact below know at least a week in advance. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra L. Hill, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, WT 11A, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902 (865) 632–2333. Dated: July 27, 2005. Kathryn J. Jackson, Executive Vice President, River System Operations & Environment, Tennessee Valley Authority. [FR Doc. 05–15193 Filed 8–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8120–08–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Federal Aviation Administration, DOT. ACTION: Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Initiation of Public and Agency Scoping for the Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Air Tour Management Plan. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), in cooperation with the National Park Service (NPS), began development of an Air Tour Management Plan (ATMP) and associated Environmental Assessment (EA) for Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park in February 2003. The ATMP is being established pursuant to the National Parks Air Tour Management Act of 2000 (Pub. L. 106–181) and its PO 00000 Frm 00094 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 implementing regulations contained in Title 14, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 136, National Parks Air Tour Management. The objective of the ATMP is to develop acceptable and effective measures to mitigate or prevent the significant adverse impacts, if any, of commercial air tour operations upon the natural resources, cultural resources, and visitor experiences of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park. The FAA and NPS have now decided to proceed with development of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for this project. This decision is based on information received through the EA scoping process, the environmental analysis completed by the Agencies to date, the consideration of preliminary ATMP alternatives, and through consultations conducted pursuant to Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act. By this notice the FAA and NPS are initiating a 30-day scoping period for this EIS. The FAA and NPS are now inviting the public, agencies, and other interested parties to provide written comments, suggestions, and input regarding the scope of issues and the identification of significant issues to be addressed in the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). Comments previously submitted in response to the EA scoping will not need to be resubmitted, as they will be considered as part of the EIS process and record. No additional scoping meetings are scheduled. DATES: The 45-day scoping comment period will commence upon publication of this Notice. Please submit any written response you may have within 45 days from the date of this Notice or no later than September 15, 2005. ADDRESSES: Please address your written comments to: Docket Management System, Doc No. FAA–2005–21938, U.S. Department of Transportation, Room Plaza 401, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590–0001. You must identify the docket number FAA–2005–21938 at the beginning of your comments. If you wish to receive confirmation that FAA received your comments, include a self-addressed, stamped postcard. You may review the public docket containing comments in person in the Dockets Office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. The Dockets Office is on the plaza level of the NASSIF Building at the Department of Transportation at the above address. You may also submit comments and review public dockets on the Internet at http://dms.dot.gov. 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 147 (Tuesday, August 2, 2005)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 05-15193]


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TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY


Meeting of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council

AGENCY: Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).

ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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SUMMARY: TVA will convene a meeting of the Regional Resource 
Stewardship Council (Regional Council) to obtain views and advice on 
the topic of TVA's draft recreation strategy. Under the TVA Act, TVA is 
charged with the proper use and conservation of natural resources for 
the purpose of fostering the orderly and proper physical, economic and 
social development of the Tennessee Valley region. The Regional Council 
was established to advise TVA on its natural resource stewardship 
activities. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory 
Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, (FACA).
    The meeting agenda includes the following:
    (1) Overview of water quality partnerships.
    (2) Reservoir releases improvement program.
    (3) Water quality improvement efforts of the Izaak Walton League.
    (4) Clean marina efforts on Fontana Reservoir.
    (5) Water quality improvement efforts of the Hiwassee River 
Watershed Coalition and Little River Water Quality Forum.
    (6) TVA's draft recreation strategy.
    (7) Public comments on the topic of TVA's recreation strategy.
    (8) Council discussion and advice on TVA's recreation strategy.
    The Regional Council will hear opinions and views of citizens by 
providing a public comments session. The public comment session will be 
held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. e.d.t. on Wednesday, August 24, 2005. 
Citizens who wish to express views and opinions on the topic of TVA's 
recreation strategy may do so during the Public Comment portion of the 
agenda. Public Comments participation is available on a first-come, 
first-served basis. Speakers addressing the Regional Council are 
requested to limit their remarks to no more than 5 minutes. Persons 
wishing to speak are requested to register at the door and are then 
called on by the Regional Council Chair during the public comment 
period. Handout materials should be limited to one printed page. 
Written comments are also invited and may be mailed to the Regional 
Resource Stewardship Council, Tennessee Valley Authority, 400 West 
Summit Hill Drive, WT 11A, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 23, 2005, from 8 
a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Wednesday, August 24, 2005, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
eastern daylight time.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the auditorium at the Tennessee 
Valley Authority headquarters, 400 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, 
Tennessee 37902, and will be open to the public. Anyone needing special 
access or accommodations should let the contact below know at least a 
week in advance.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra L. Hill, 400 West Summit Hill 
Drive, WT 11A, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902 (865) 632-2333.

    Dated: July 27, 2005.
Kathryn J. Jackson,
Executive Vice President, River System Operations & Environment, 
Tennessee Valley Authority.
[FR Doc. 05-15193 Filed 8-1-05; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 8120-08-M