Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of EPA Comments, 52380-52381 [05-17542]

Download as PDF 52380 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 170 / Friday, September 2, 2005 / Notices Notice of the Availability of the DEIS: May 2006. Notice of the Availability of the FEIS: November 2006. Ready for Commission’s decision on the application: February 2007. Final amendments to the application must be filed with the Commission no later than 30 days from the issuance date of the notice of ready for environmental analysis. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E5–4818 Filed 9–1–05; 8:45 am] of $9,016,929, (a 7.3 percent increase), including the increase in the purchased power adder, beginning January 1, 2006, are needed to satisfy repayment criteria. Page 48122, under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION, correct the second sentence of the fourth paragraph to read: The proposed new rates would increase estimated annual revenues from $124,325,100 to $133,342,029 and would satisfy the present financial criteria for repayment of the project and transmission * * *. BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Dated: August 29, 2005. Jon Worthington, Assistant Administrator. [FR Doc. 05–17501 Filed 9–1–05; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY BILLING CODE 6450–01–P Southwestern Power Administration Integrated System Power Rates: Correction ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Southwestern Power Administration, DOE. ACTION: Correction to notice of proposed rate increase. [ER–FRL–6666–9] AGENCY: Southwestern Area Power Administration published a document in the Federal Register (70 FR 48121) on August 16, 2005, announcing the public review and comment period on proposed rates. This rate proposal will increase annual system revenues approximately 7.3 percent from $124,325,100 to $133,342,029. Inadvertently, the amount of the proposed increase for the purchased power adder rate component ($227,100 or 0.2 percent) was not included in the initial notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Forrest E. Reeves, Assistant Administrator, Office of Corporate Operations, Southwestern Power Administration, U.S. Department of Energy, One West Third Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74103, (918) 595–6696, gene.reeves@swpa.gov. SUMMARY: Corrections In the Federal Register on August 16, 2005, in FR Doc. 05–16190: Page 48121, under SUMMARY, correct the last sentence to read: Beginning January 1, 2006, and thereafter, the proposed rates would increase annual system revenues approximately 7.3 percent from $124,325,100 to $133,342,029, which includes an increase in the purchased power adder. Page 48122, under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION, correct the last sentence of the third paragraph to read: The Revised Power Repayment Study shows that additional annual revenues VerDate Aug<18>2005 18:00 Sep 01, 2005 Jkt 205001 Environmental Impacts Statements; Notice of Availability Responsible Agency: Office of Federal Activities, General Information (202) 564–7167 or http://www.epa.gov/ compliance/nepa/. Weekly receipt of Environmental Impact Statements Filed 08/22/2005 Through 08/26/2005. Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9. EIS No. 20050351, Draft EIS, SFW, CA, East Contra Costa County Habitat Conservation Plan and Natural Community Conservation Plan, Implementation, Incidental Take Permit, Cities of Brentwood, Clayton, Oakley and Pittsburg, Contra Costa County, CA, Comment Period Ends: 10/17/2005, Contact: Sheila Larsen 916–444–6600. EIS No. 20050352, Final Supplement, NPS, WA, Elwha River Ecosystem Restoration Implementation Project, Update Information, Olympic Peninsula, Challam County, WA, Wait Period Ends: 10/03/2005, Contact: Brian Winter 360–565–1320. EIS No. 20050353, Draft EIS, FHW, NY, Willis Avenue Bridge Reconstruction, Proposing Reconstruction of 100-year old Willis Avenue Bridge over the Harem River between Manhattan and the Bronx, New York and Bronx Counties, NY, Comment Period Ends: 10/28/2005, Contact: Robert Arnold 518–431–4125. EIS No. 20050354, Draft EIS, UAF, 00, Shaw Air Base Airspace Training Initiative (ATI), 20th Fighter Wing Proposal to Modify the Training Airspace Overlying Parts, South Carolina and Georgia, Comment PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Period Ends: 10/17/2005, Contact: Linda A. DeVine 757–764–9434. EIS No. 20050355, Draft EIS, COE, LA, Port of Iberia Project, To Determine the Feasibility of Deepening the Existing Navigation Channels between the POI and the Gulf of Mexico, Portions of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway (GIWW) and Freshwater Bayou (FWB), LA, Comment Period Ends: 10/17/2005, Contact: Michael Salyer 504–862–2037. EIS No. 20050356, Draft EIS, FRC, TX, Port Arthur Liquefield Natural Gas (LNG) Project, Construction and Operation, U.S. Army COE Section 10 and 404 Permits, (FERC/EIS–0182D), Jefferson and Orange Counties TX and Cameron, Calcasieu and Beauregard Parishes, LA, Comment Period Ends: 10/17/2005, Contact: Thomas Russo 1–866–208–FERC. Amended Notices EIS No. 20050342, Draft EIS, NOA, 00, Consolidated Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Tunas, Swordfish, and Shark and the Atlantic Billfish Fishery Management Plan, Implementation, Atlantic Coast, Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico, Comment Period Ends: 10/18/ 2005, Contact: Karyl Brewster Geisz 301–713–2347 Revision of Notice Published in FR: 08/19/2005. Correction to Comment Period from 10/03/2005 to 10/18/2005. Dated: August 30, 2005. Robert W. Hargrove, Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. 05–17541 Filed 9–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [ER–FRL–6667–1] Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of EPA Comments Availability of EPA comments prepared pursuant to the Environmental Review Process (EDP), under section 309 of the Clean Air Act and Section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act as amended. Requests for copies of EPA comments can be directed to the Office of Federal Activities at 202–564–7167. An explanation of the ratings assigned to draft environmental impact statements (EISs) was published in FR dated April 1, 2005 (70 FR 16815). Draft EISs EIS No. 20050168, ERP No. D–BLM– L65484–AK, East Alaska Draft Resource E:\FR\FM\02SEN1.SGM 02SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 170 / Friday, September 2, 2005 / Notices Management Plan (RMP), Provide a Single Comprehensive Land Use Plan, Implementation, Glennallen Field Office District, AK. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about the potential impacts to wetlands, steams, aquatic wildlife and habitat from impacts not avoided or mitigated from proposed stipulations and required operating procedures. In addition, there is potential for adverse impacts to subsistence users and resources if land along the TAPS corridor is conveyed from federal management, The final EIS should include an environmentally protective strategy for managing off-road vehicles, with particular attention to sensitive wetlands and streams. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20050203, ERP No. D–NPS– L65486–WA, Mountain Lake Fisheries Management Plan for the North Cascades National Service Complex, Implementation, North Cascades National Park, Whatcom, Skagit and Chelan Counties, WA. Summary: EPA supports the goals of the project, but expressed environmental concerns about the longterm impacts on plankton, macroinvertebrates and amphibians. Rating EC1. EIS No. 20050260, ERP No. D–AFS– L65490–AK, Scott Peak Project Area, Harvesting Timber and Development of Road Management, Tongrass National Forest, Petersburg Ranger District, Northeast of Kupreanof Island, AK. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about impacts to water quality from landslides and potential impacts from cumulative impacts of future sales in the area. Rating EC1. Final EISs EIS No. 20050276, ERP No. F–FRC– J03001–CO, Entrega Pipeline Project, Construction and Operation New Interstate Natural Gas Pipeline System, Right-of-Way Grant Issue by BLM, Meeker Hub and Cheyenne Hub, Rio Blanco and Weld Counties, CO, and Sweetwater County, WY. Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. EIS No. 20050323, ERP No. F–NOA– K39091–CA, Monterey Accelerated Research Systems (MARS) Cabled Observatory, Proposes to Install and Operate an Advanced Undersea Cabled Observatory, Monterey Bay, Pacific Ocean Offshore of Moss Landing, Monterey County, CA. Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. EIS No. 20050309, ERP No. FS–AFS– L65345–WA, Deadman Creek Ecosystem VerDate Aug<18>2005 18:00 Sep 01, 2005 Jkt 205001 Management Projects, Information of the Planning the Analysis of the Watershed, Three Rivers Ranger District, Colville National Forest, Ferry County, WA Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. Dated: August 30, 2005. Robert W. Hargrove, Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. 05–17542 Filed 9–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–7964–6] Anniston Lead and Anniston PCB Superfund Sites; Notice of Proposed Settlement Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of proposed settlement; request for public comment. AGENCY: Pursuant to section 122(i) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, as amended (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9622(i), notice is hereby given of a proposed Section 122 Administrative Agreement and Order on Consent for removal activities the Anniston Lead and Anniston PCB Superfund Sites, which includes a de minimis settlement under section 122(g)(4) of CERCLA for the Anniston PCB Superfund Site. The proposed Section 122 Administrative Agreement and Order on Consent also includes an agreement for recovery of past response costs for the Anniston Lead Superfund Site, and for the recovery of future response costs for the Anniston Lead and Anniston PCB Superfund Sites. The following parties have returned signature pages accepting EPA’s offer of the proposed Section 122 Administrative Agreement and Order on Consent: DH Industries, L.L.C.; FMC Corporation, for itself and as the successor to Kilby Steel Company, Inc., and for FMC Technologies, Inc.; Huron Valley Steel Corporation; McWane, Inc. for itself and as the successor by merger with Ransom Industries, L.P.; MeadWestvaco Corporation; MRC Holdings, Inc.; MW Custom Papers, L.L.C.; Phelps Dodge Industries, Inc.; United Defense, L.P.; United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Inc.; and Walter Industries, Inc. EPA will consider public comments on the proposed Section 122 Administrative Agreement and Order on Consent until October 3, 2005. EPA may withhold consent from, or seek to modify, all or part of the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 52381 proposed Section 122 Administrative Agreement and Order on Consent if comments received disclose facts or considerations that indicate that the proposed settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. The proposed settlement can be viewed at www.epa.gov/region4/waste/ annistonall.htm and copies are available from: Ms. Paula V. Batchelor, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Region 4, Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center, 61 Forsyth Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, (404) 562–8887, Batchelor.Paula@epa.gov. Written comments may be submitted to Mr. Michael Sparks at the above address within 30 days of the date of publication. Dated: August 18, 2005. Debbie H. Jourdan, Acting Superfund Enforcement and Information Management Branch, Waste Management Division. [FR Doc. 05–17532 Filed 9–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Announcement of Availability of Funds Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary, Office of Public Health and Science, Office of Global Health Affairs. Funding Opportunity Title: Announcement of Availability of Funds for Cooperative Agreement to Provide Medical Equipment, Pharmaceuticals, and Technology-Related Training to Physicians and Other Staff of the Indira Ghandi Children’s Hospital. Announcement Type: Cooperative Agreement—FY 2005 Initial Announcement. Funding Opportunity Number: OGHA 05–019. OMB Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance: TBD, In Process. Authority: Division F of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2005, Public Law 108–447 (2004). SUMMARY: The Office of Global Health Affairs (OGHA) announces that up to $200,000 in fiscal year (FY) 2005 funds is available for a cooperative agreement to provide support for a quality of care improvement project based in a partner healthcare institution in Afghanistan. This effort is an undertaking by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The primary goal of this project is to improve the quality of care at health institutions in Afghanistan through the acceptance and delivery of AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\02SEN1.SGM 02SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 170 (Friday, September 2, 2005)]
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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[ER-FRL-6667-1]


Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of 
EPA Comments

    Availability of EPA comments prepared pursuant to the Environmental 
Review Process (EDP), under section 309 of the Clean Air Act and 
Section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act as amended. 
Requests for copies of EPA comments can be directed to the Office of 
Federal Activities at 202-564-7167. An explanation of the ratings 
assigned to draft environmental impact statements (EISs) was published 
in FR dated April 1, 2005 (70 FR 16815).

Draft EISs

    EIS No. 20050168, ERP No. D-BLM-L65484-AK, East Alaska Draft 
Resource

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Management Plan (RMP), Provide a Single Comprehensive Land Use Plan, 
Implementation, Glennallen Field Office District, AK.
    Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about the potential 
impacts to wetlands, steams, aquatic wildlife and habitat from impacts 
not avoided or mitigated from proposed stipulations and required 
operating procedures. In addition, there is potential for adverse 
impacts to subsistence users and resources if land along the TAPS 
corridor is conveyed from federal management, The final EIS should 
include an environmentally protective strategy for managing off-road 
vehicles, with particular attention to sensitive wetlands and streams. 
Rating EC2.
    EIS No. 20050203, ERP No. D-NPS-L65486-WA, Mountain Lake Fisheries 
Management Plan for the North Cascades National Service Complex, 
Implementation, North Cascades National Park, Whatcom, Skagit and 
Chelan Counties, WA.
    Summary: EPA supports the goals of the project, but expressed 
environmental concerns about the long-term impacts on plankton, 
macroinvertebrates and amphibians. Rating EC1.
    EIS No. 20050260, ERP No. D-AFS-L65490-AK, Scott Peak Project Area, 
Harvesting Timber and Development of Road Management, Tongrass National 
Forest, Petersburg Ranger District, Northeast of Kupreanof Island, AK.
    Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about impacts to 
water quality from landslides and potential impacts from cumulative 
impacts of future sales in the area. Rating EC1.

Final EISs

    EIS No. 20050276, ERP No. F-FRC-J03001-CO, Entrega Pipeline 
Project, Construction and Operation New Interstate Natural Gas Pipeline 
System, Right-of-Way Grant Issue by BLM, Meeker Hub and Cheyenne Hub, 
Rio Blanco and Weld Counties, CO, and Sweetwater County, WY.
    Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency.
    EIS No. 20050323, ERP No. F-NOA-K39091-CA, Monterey Accelerated 
Research Systems (MARS) Cabled Observatory, Proposes to Install and 
Operate an Advanced Undersea Cabled Observatory, Monterey Bay, Pacific 
Ocean Offshore of Moss Landing, Monterey County, CA.
    Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency.
    EIS No. 20050309, ERP No. FS-AFS-L65345-WA, Deadman Creek Ecosystem 
Management Projects, Information of the Planning the Analysis of the 
Watershed, Three Rivers Ranger District, Colville National Forest, 
Ferry County, WA
    Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency.

    Dated: August 30, 2005.
Robert W. Hargrove,
Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities.
[FR Doc. 05-17542 Filed 9-1-05; 8:45 am]
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