Call for Nominations for the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board, 34386-34387 [E6-9260]

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AGENCY: SUMMARY: The purpose of this notice is to solicit public nominations for three members to the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. The Board provides advice concerning management, protection and control of wild freeroaming horses and burros on the public lands administered by the Department of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, and the Department of Agriculture, through the Forest Service. Nominations should be submitted to the address listed below no later than July 14, 2006. DATES: National Wild Horse and Burro Program, Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior, P.O. Box 12000, Reno, Nevada 89520–0006, Attn: Ramona Delorme; fax 775–861–6618. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeff Rawson, Division Chief, Wild Horse and Burro Division, (202) 452–0379. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\14JNN1.SGM 14JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 114 / Wednesday, June 14, 2006 / Notices (TDD) may contact Mr. Rawson at any time by calling the Federal Information Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act (16 U.S.C. 1331, et seq.) directs the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to appoint a joint advisory board of not more than nine members to advise them on any matter relating to wild-free roaming horses and burros and their management and protection. Nominations for a term of three years are needed to represent the following categories of interest: Natural Resource Management Livestock Management rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Wild Horse and Burro Research Any individual or organization may nominate one or more persons to serve on the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. Individuals may also nominate themselves for Board membership. All nomination letters/or resumes should include the nominees’: (1) Name, address, phone, and e-mail address if applicable; (2) category(s) for consideration (i.e. natural resource management, livestock management or wild horse and burro research; (3) present occupation; (4) explanation of qualifications to represent their designated constituency; (5) nominating organization, individual or by self; and (6) list of references and letters of endorsement by qualified individuals. As appropriate, certain Board members may be appointed as Special Government Employees. Special Government Employees serve on the board without compensation, and are subject to financial disclosure requirements in the Ethics in Government Act and 5 CFR part 2634. Nominations are to be sent to the address listed under ADDRESSES, above. Each nominee will be considered for selection according to their ability to represent their designated constituency, analyze and interpret data and information, evaluate programs, identify problems, work collaboratively in seeking solutions and formulate and recommend corrective actions. Pursuant to section 7 of the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act, Members of the Board cannot be employed by either Federal or State Government. Members will serve without salary, but will be reimbursed for travel and per diem expenses at current rates for Government employees. The Board will meet no less than two times annually. The Director, Bureau of Land Management may call additional VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:47 Jun 13, 2006 Jkt 208001 meetings in connection with special needs for advice. Dated: May 1, 2006. Ed Shepard, Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning. [FR Doc. E6–9260 Filed 6–13–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [UT–070–1610–DP–011J] Notice of Availability of Supplemental Information and Analysis for the Draft Price Resource Management Plan/ Environmental Impact Statement; Notice of Potential Areas of Critical Environmental Concern and Specific Associated Resource Use Limitations for Public Lands in Carbon and Emery Counties, UT Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of availability. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces the availability of Supplemental Information and Analysis to the Price Field Office Draft Resource Management Plan/Environmental Impact Statement (Price Draft RMP/EIS) for Areas of Critical Environmental Concern (ACECs). This information includes four potential ACECs inadvertently omitted from the Price Draft RMP/EIS and prior notices. DATES: To assure that public comments will be considered, BLM must receive written comments on the supplemental information and impact analysis to the Price Draft RMP/EIS for the potential ACECs within 90 days following the date the Environmental Protection Agency publishes the Notice of Availability of the supplemental ACEC information in the Federal Register. Public comments regarding the designation of the four potential ACECs will be accepted for 60 days (43 CFR 1610.7–2) following the date this Notice of Availability is published in the Federal Register. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be submitted by mail to the Bureau of Land Management, Price Field Office, 125 South 600 West, Price, UT 84501. Email comments may be submitted to the following address: UT_Pr_Comments@blm.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Floyd Johnson, Assistant Field Manager, BLM Price Field Office, 125 South 600 West, Price, UT 84501, phone 435–636– PO 00000 Frm 00088 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 34387 3600, or visit the project Web site at http://www.blm.gov/rmp/ut/price. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The supplemental information provides additional documentation regarding the disposition of ACEC nominations, provides a description of the four additional potential ACECs, and analyzes any potential impacts relating to the inclusion of these ACECs in Alternative C of the Price Draft RMP/ EIS. The original notice of availability for the Price Draft RMP/EIS for the Price Field Office planning area in Carbon and Emery Counties, Utah was published in the Federal Register, volume 69, number 136, Friday, July 16, 2004. A supplement to that Notice with information on existing and potential ACECs considered within the Price Draft RMP/EIS was published in the Federal Register, volume 70, number 238, Tuesday, December 13, 2005. The Price Field Office planning area encompasses all of the public land managed by the Price Field Office in Carbon and Emery Counties, Utah. This area includes approximately 2.5 million acres of BLM-administered surface lands and 2.8 million acres of Federal mineral lands underlying Federal, State, and private surface ownership in the area. The decisions of the Price RMP will apply only to BLM-administered public lands, including Federal mineral estate. The Price Draft RMP/EIS addresses five alternatives of proposed management decisions and analyzes the impacts of each. There are presently 13 existing designated ACECs (289,629 total acres) in the Price Field Office, which were established by the San Rafael RMP (1991). These are reflected in the No Action Alternative of the Draft RMP/EIS. Nine potential ACECs (286,416 total acres) were considered in at least one action alternative in the Draft RMP/EIS. In some cases, the number and acres and the resource use limitations applied to the nine potential ACECs also varied by alternative. These nine potential ACECs were described in the Notice published in the Federal Register, volume 70, number 238, Tuesday, December 13, 2005. In addition to the nine potential ACECs, four potential ACECs were inadvertently omitted from the Price Draft RMP/EIS released July, 2004. The four additional potential ACECs described and analyzed in the supplemental information include: • Desolation Canyon Area—(159,246 acres) Values of concern include outstanding scenery, Fremont, Archaic and Ute cultural sites, and fisheries and wildlife habitats; E:\FR\FM\14JNN1.SGM 14JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[WO-260-09-1060-00-24 1A]


Call for Nominations for the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board call for 
nominations.

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SUMMARY: The purpose of this notice is to solicit public nominations 
for three members to the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. The Board 
provides advice concerning management, protection and control of wild 
free-roaming horses and burros on the public lands administered by the 
Department of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, and 
the Department of Agriculture, through the Forest Service.

DATES: Nominations should be submitted to the address listed below no 
later than July 14, 2006.

ADDRESSES: National Wild Horse and Burro Program, Bureau of Land 
Management, Department of the Interior, P.O. Box 12000, Reno, Nevada 
89520-0006, Attn: Ramona Delorme; fax 775-861-6618.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeff Rawson, Division Chief, Wild 
Horse and Burro Division, (202) 452-0379. Individuals who use a 
telecommunications device for the deaf

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(TDD) may contact Mr. Rawson at any time by calling the Federal 
Information Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act 
(16 U.S.C. 1331, et seq.) directs the Secretary of the Interior and the 
Secretary of Agriculture to appoint a joint advisory board of not more 
than nine members to advise them on any matter relating to wild-free 
roaming horses and burros and their management and protection. 
Nominations for a term of three years are needed to represent the 
following categories of interest:

Natural Resource Management

Livestock Management

Wild Horse and Burro Research
    Any individual or organization may nominate one or more persons to 
serve on the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. Individuals may also 
nominate themselves for Board membership. All nomination letters/or 
resumes should include the nominees': (1) Name, address, phone, and e-
mail address if applicable; (2) category(s) for consideration (i.e. 
natural resource management, livestock management or wild horse and 
burro research; (3) present occupation; (4) explanation of 
qualifications to represent their designated constituency; (5) 
nominating organization, individual or by self; and (6) list of 
references and letters of endorsement by qualified individuals.
    As appropriate, certain Board members may be appointed as Special 
Government Employees. Special Government Employees serve on the board 
without compensation, and are subject to financial disclosure 
requirements in the Ethics in Government Act and 5 CFR part 2634. 
Nominations are to be sent to the address listed under ADDRESSES, 
above.
    Each nominee will be considered for selection according to their 
ability to represent their designated constituency, analyze and 
interpret data and information, evaluate programs, identify problems, 
work collaboratively in seeking solutions and formulate and recommend 
corrective actions. Pursuant to section 7 of the Wild Free-Roaming 
Horses and Burros Act, Members of the Board cannot be employed by 
either Federal or State Government. Members will serve without salary, 
but will be reimbursed for travel and per diem expenses at current 
rates for Government employees. The Board will meet no less than two 
times annually. The Director, Bureau of Land Management may call 
additional meetings in connection with special needs for advice.

    Dated: May 1, 2006.
Ed Shepard,
Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning.
 [FR Doc. E6-9260 Filed 6-13-06; 8:45 am]
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