Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument General Management Plan, 47852-47853 [05-16081]

Download as PDF 47852 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 156 / Monday, August 15, 2005 / Notices Anasazi Heritage Center in Dolores, Colorado. They are available for public inspection and reproduction during regular business hours within thirty (30) days of the meeting. In addition, minutes and other information concerning the Committee can be obtained from the Monument planning Web site at: https://www.blm.gov/rmp/ canm which will be updated following each Committee meeting. Dated: August 9, 2005. Stephen J. Kandell, Acting Monument Manager, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument. [FR Doc. 05–16104 Filed 8–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JB–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [WY–957–05–1910–BJ–5115] Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey, Nebraska AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. 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The lands surveyed are: The plats (in 5 sheets) representing the dependent resurvey of the First Guide Meridian East through T. 26 N., between Rs. 8 and 9 E., the Treaty Boundary of March 8, 1865, through R. 8 E., portions of the subdivisional lines and the subdivision of certain sections, the corrective dependent resurvey of a portion of the First Guide Meridian East, and the survey of the subdivision of certain sections, Township 26 North, Range 8 East, Sixth Principal Meridian, Nebraska, was accepted August 3, 2005. Copies of the preceding described plats are available to the public. Dated: August 3, 2005. John P. Lee, Chief Cadastral Surveyor, Division of Support Services. [FR Doc. 05–15694 Filed 8–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P VerDate jul<14>2003 13:17 Aug 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 National Park Service Southeast Region, National Park Service, 100 Alabama Street SW., 1924 Building, Atlanta, Georgia 30303. Notice of Availability of a Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Low Country Gullah Culture Special Resource Study Dated: July 1, 2005. Patricia A. Hooks, Regional Director, Southeast Region. [FR Doc. 05–16083 Filed 8–12–05; 8:45 am] AGENCY: National Park Service. ACTION: Notice. BILLING CODE 4312–52–P SUMMARY: This notice is being published in accordance with 40 CFR 1506.6. Pursuant to section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 the National Park Service announces the availability of a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Low Country Gullah Culture Special Resource Study. The document describes ways that the National Park Service can assist in preserving Gullah culture (more commonly known as Geechee in Georgia and Florida) by outlining four management alternatives for consideration by Congress, and a noaction alternative. The EIS analyzes the environmental impacts of those alternatives considered for the future protection, interpretation, and management of Gullah cultural resources. There have been no substantive changes to the alternatives as presented in the Draft EIS. The study area stretches along the southeastern United States coast roughly from the Cape Fear River in North Carolina to the St. John’s River in Florida and approximately 30 miles inland. ADDRESSES: Copies of the Final EIS are available by contacting John Barrett, National Park Service, 100 Alabama St., SW, Atlanta, GA 30303. An electronic copy of the Final EIS is available on the Internet at https://www.nps.gov/sero/ planning/gg_srs/gg_res.htm. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Park Service held community and stakeholder meetings to gather advice and feedback on desired outcomes of the study. The meetings assisted the National Park Service in developing alternatives for managing associated cultural and natural resources and creating interpretive and educational programs. The alternatives were presented at community forums in October and November 2002. Responses from the meetings were incorporated into the four alternatives described in the study. There have been no substantive changes to the alternatives as presented in the Draft EIS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Barrett, 404–562–3124, extension 637. The responsible official for this Environmental Impact Statement is Patricia A. Hooks, Regional Director, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 National Park Service Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument General Management Plan National Park Service, Interior. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 102(2) (C) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and National Park Service policy in Director’s Order Number 2 (Park Planning) and Director’s Order Number 12 (Conservation Planning, Environmental Impact Analysis, and Decision-making) the National Park Service announces the availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement/ General Management Plan (DEIS/GMP) for the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument in St. Augustine, Florida. The authority for publishing this notice is contained in 40 CFR 1506.6. The document provides a framework for management, use, and development options for the national monument by the National Park Service for the next 15–20 years. The document describes four management alternatives for consideration, including a no-action alternative that continues current management policies, and analyzes the environmental impacts of those alternatives. The Castillo de San Marcos National Monument is located on Matanzas Bay, adjacent to the historic district of St. Augustine, Florida. DATES: There will be a 60-day comment period beginning with the Environmental Protection Agency’s publication of its notice of availability in the Federal Register. ADDRESSES: Copies of the DEIS are available by contacting the Park Superintendent at Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, 1 South Castillo Drive, St. Augustine, Florida 32084. An electronic copy of the DEIS is available on the Internet at https:// parkplanning.nps.gov. The National Park Service held public and stakeholder meetings and consulting party meetings as outlined in 36 CFR SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\15AUN1.SGM 15AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 156 / Monday, August 15, 2005 / Notices 800.3 to gather advice and feedback on desired outcomes for the future management of the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument. The meetings assisted the National Park Service in developing alternatives for managing the cultural and natural resources and for creating interpretive and educational programs. Responses from the meetings were incorporated into the alternatives described in the plan. Following the public comment period, all comments will be available for public review during regular business hours. Our practice is to make comments, including names and home addresses of respondents, available for public review during regular business hours. Individual respondents may request that their name and/or home address be withheld from the rulemaking record. The National Park Service will honor these requests to the extent allowed by law. If you wish us to withhold your name and/or address, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your comment. However, we will not consider anonymous comments. We will make all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, available for public inspection in their entirety. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gordie Wilson, (904) 829–6506, extension 221, or David Libman (404) 562–3124, extension 685. The responsible official for this Environmental Impact Statement is Patricia A. Hooks, Regional Director, Southeast Region, National Park Service, 100 Alabama Street SW., 1924 Building, Atlanta, Georgia 30303. Dated: July 18, 2005. Patricia A. Hooks, Regional Director, Southeast Region. [FR Doc. 05–16081 Filed 8–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4312–75–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service Notice of Availability of a Draft General Management Plan, Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Great Falls Park, Virginia, a Site Within George Washington Memorial Parkway National Park Service, National Capital Region. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy VerDate jul<14>2003 13:17 Aug 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 Act of 1969, the National Park Service announces the availability of a draft General Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (GMP/ EIS) for Great Falls Park, McLean, Virginia. The GMP/EIS evaluates two alternatives for the park. The document describes and analyzes the environmental impacts of one action alternative and a no-action alternative. When approved, the plan will guide management actions during the next 15– 20 years. Alternatives: In Alternative A, the no action alternative, Great Falls Park would be maintained as evolved thus far. There would not be any major changes in resources management, visitor programs, or facilities beyond regular maintenance. In Alternative B, the preferred alternative, the visitor center would be rehabilitated to improve exhibits and establish an education component on resource protection; a trail management plan and climbing management plan would be developed to reduce potential damage to sensitive cultural and natural resources. One new facility would be constructed to replace existing maintenance buildings and United States Park Police (USPP) trailer that would all be removed. The new building would accommodate park staff offices (relocated from the visitor center), maintenance personnel and equipment, law enforcement staff offices, and a holding cell. The park would also construct a USPP horse stable off Jackson Lane within the park. All of the restroom facilities would be improved and expanded at current locations. Public Review: A 60-day public review period for comment on the draft document will begin after publication of this notice. In order to facilitate the review process, public reading copies of the GMP/EIS will be available for review at the following locations: Great Falls Park, Visitor Center, 9200 Old Dominion Drive, McLean, Virginia 22102; George Washington Memorial Parkway, Turkey Run Park, McLean, Virginia 22101; Great Falls Library, 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls, Virginia 22066. In addition, the document will be posted on the National Park Service Planning site under: https:// www.nps.gov/gwmp/grfa. Comments on the draft DGMP/EIS should be received (or transmitted by e-mail) no later than 60 days after publication of this Federal Register Notice. Written comments may be submitted to: Deborah Feldman, Park Planner, George Washington Memorial Parkway, National Park Service, Turkey Run Park, McLean, Virginia 22101 or e- PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 47853 mailed to: GWMP_Superintendent@nps.gov. All comments received will be available for public review at George Washington Memorial Parkway Headquarters. If individuals submitting comments request that their name and/ or address be withheld from public disclosure, it will be honored to the extent allowable by law. Such request must be stated prominently in the beginning of the comments. There also may be circumstances wherein the National Park Service will withhold a respondent’s identity as allowable by law. As always, the National Park Service will make available for public inspection all submissions from organizations or businesses and from persons identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations and businesses. Anonymous comments may not be considered. There will also be a public meeting with a date and location to be determined. The meeting will take place no later than two weeks prior to the closing of the public comment period. The date, time and location of the meeting will be identified in local newspapers as well as on the Internet at https://www.nps.gov/gwmp/grfa. Decision Process: Notice of the availability of the final document will be published in the Federal Register. Subsequently, notice of an approved Record of Decision will be published in the Federal Register not sooner than 30 days after the final document is distributed. The official responsible for the decision is the Regional Director, National Capital Region, National Park Service; the official responsible for implementation is the Superintendent of George Washington Memorial Parkway. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Superintendent Audrey F. Calhoun, George Washington Memorial Parkway, Turkey Run Park, McLean, Virginia 22101, phone 703–289–2500, fax 703– 289–2598, e-mail: GWMP_Superintendent@nps.gov. Dated: July 5, 2005. Joseph M. Lawler, Regional Director, National Capital Region. 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 156 (Monday, August 15, 2005)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

National Park Service


Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement 
for the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument General Management 
Plan

AGENCY: National Park Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 102(2) (C) of the National Environmental 
Policy Act of 1969 and National Park Service policy in Director's Order 
Number 2 (Park Planning) and Director's Order Number 12 (Conservation 
Planning, Environmental Impact Analysis, and Decision-making) the 
National Park Service announces the availability of a Draft 
Environmental Impact Statement/General Management Plan (DEIS/GMP) for 
the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument in St. Augustine, Florida. 
The authority for publishing this notice is contained in 40 CFR 1506.6.
    The document provides a framework for management, use, and 
development options for the national monument by the National Park 
Service for the next 15-20 years. The document describes four 
management alternatives for consideration, including a no-action 
alternative that continues current management policies, and analyzes 
the environmental impacts of those alternatives. The Castillo de San 
Marcos National Monument is located on Matanzas Bay, adjacent to the 
historic district of St. Augustine, Florida.

DATES: There will be a 60-day comment period beginning with the 
Environmental Protection Agency's publication of its notice of 
availability in the Federal Register.

ADDRESSES: Copies of the DEIS are available by contacting the Park 
Superintendent at Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, 1 South 
Castillo Drive, St. Augustine, Florida 32084. An electronic copy of the 
DEIS is available on the Internet at https://parkplanning.nps.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Park Service held public and 
stakeholder meetings and consulting party meetings as outlined in 36 
CFR

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800.3 to gather advice and feedback on desired outcomes for the future 
management of the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument. The 
meetings assisted the National Park Service in developing alternatives 
for managing the cultural and natural resources and for creating 
interpretive and educational programs. Responses from the meetings were 
incorporated into the alternatives described in the plan.
    Following the public comment period, all comments will be available 
for public review during regular business hours. Our practice is to 
make comments, including names and home addresses of respondents, 
available for public review during regular business hours. Individual 
respondents may request that their name and/or home address be withheld 
from the rule-making record. The National Park Service will honor these 
requests to the extent allowed by law. If you wish us to withhold your 
name and/or address, you must state this prominently at the beginning 
of your comment. However, we will not consider anonymous comments. We 
will make all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from 
individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of 
organizations or businesses, available for public inspection in their 
entirety.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gordie Wilson, (904) 829-6506, 
extension 221, or David Libman (404) 562-3124, extension 685.
    The responsible official for this Environmental Impact Statement is 
Patricia A. Hooks, Regional Director, Southeast Region, National Park 
Service, 100 Alabama Street SW., 1924 Building, Atlanta, Georgia 30303.

    Dated: July 18, 2005.
Patricia A. Hooks,
Regional Director, Southeast Region.
[FR Doc. 05-16081 Filed 8-12-05; 8:45 am]
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