Maritime Museum Seat Vacancy for the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council, 34601 [06-5421]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 115 / Thursday, June 15, 2006 / Notices themselves contain the largest concentration of breeding seabirds in the contiguous United States. Key habitats include coastal beaches, rocky shores, mud and tidal flats, salt marsh, estuaries, and pelagic waters. Additionally, the area within the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS) north of the San Mateo/Santa Cruz county boundary is administered by the GFNMS. The legal boundaries of each sanctuary remain as is. The GFNMS is responsible for developing and managing most sanctuary programs within this area, with the exception that the MBNMS is responsible for the Water Quality Protection Program. The GFNMS Advisory Council was originally chartered in 2001, with seven voting members. It has recently been expanded to 12 voting members. The primary focus of the Council is to advise the Sanctuary Manager regarding the implementation of the sanctuary management plan, in conjunction with the contiguous Monterey Bay and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries. Authority: 16 U.S.C. Sections 1431, et seq. (Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog Number 11.429 Marine Sanctuary Program) Dated: June 5, 2006. Daniel J. Basta, Director, National Marine Sanctuary Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. [FR Doc. 06–5422 Filed 6–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–NK–M DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Maritime Museum Seat Vacancy for the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council National Marine Sanctuary Program (NMSP), National Ocean Service (NOS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce (DOC). ACTION: Notice and request for applications. AGENCY: The Monitor National Marine Sanctuary (MNMS or Sanctuary) is seeking applicants for the Maritime Museum seat on its Sanctuary Advisory Council (Council). Applicants are chosen based upon their particular expertise and experience in relation to the seat for which they are applying; community and professional affiliations; philosophy regarding the protection and management of marine jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:47 Jun 14, 2006 Jkt 208001 resources; and possibly the length of residence in the area affected by the Sanctuary. Applicants who are chosen as members should expect to serve 2year terms, pursuant to the Council’s Charter. DATES: Applications are due by June 30, 2006. Application kits may be obtained from: Krista Trono, Monitor National Marine Sanctuary, 100 Museum Drive, Newport News, VA 23602. Completed applications should be sent to the same address. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Krista Trono, Communications Coordinator, Monitor National Marine Sanctuary, 100 Museum Drive Newport News, VA 23602. (757) 591–7328, Fax: (757) 591–7353, Krista.Trono@noaa.gov. The MNMS Advisory Council was established in 2005 and representation currently consists of eleven members, including four government agency representatives and seven members from the general public. The Council functions in an advisory capacity to the Sanctuary Superintendent. The Council works in concert with the Sanctuary Superintendent by keeping him or her informed about issues of concern throughout the Sanctuary, offering recommendations on specific issues, and aiding the Manager in achieving the goals of the Sanctuary program. Specifically, the Council’s objectives are to provide advice on: (1) Protecting cultural resources, and identifying and evaluating emergent or critical issues involving Sanctuary use or resources; (2) Identifying and realizing the Sanctuary’s research objectives; (3) Identifying and realizing educational opportunities to increase the public knowledge and stewardship of the Sanctuary environment; and (4) Assisting to develop an informed constituency to increase awareness and understanding of the purpose and value of the Sanctuary and the National Marine Sanctuary Program. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: 16 U.S.C. Sections 1431, et seq. (Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog Number 11.429 Marine Sanctuary Program) Dated: June 5, 2006. Daniel J. Basta, Director, National Marine Sanctuary Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 115 (Thursday, June 15, 2006)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Maritime Museum Seat Vacancy for the Monitor National Marine 
Sanctuary Advisory Council

AGENCY: National Marine Sanctuary Program (NMSP), National Ocean 
Service (NOS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 
Department of Commerce (DOC).

ACTION: Notice and request for applications.

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SUMMARY: The Monitor National Marine Sanctuary (MNMS or Sanctuary) is 
seeking applicants for the Maritime Museum seat on its Sanctuary 
Advisory Council (Council).
    Applicants are chosen based upon their particular expertise and 
experience in relation to the seat for which they are applying; 
community and professional affiliations; philosophy regarding the 
protection and management of marine resources; and possibly the length 
of residence in the area affected by the Sanctuary. Applicants who are 
chosen as members should expect to serve 2-year terms, pursuant to the 
Council's Charter.

DATES: Applications are due by June 30, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Application kits may be obtained from: Krista Trono, Monitor 
National Marine Sanctuary, 100 Museum Drive, Newport News, VA 23602. 
Completed applications should be sent to the same address.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Krista Trono, Communications 
Coordinator, Monitor National Marine Sanctuary, 100 Museum Drive 
Newport News, VA 23602. (757) 591-7328, Fax: (757) 591-7353, 
Krista.Trono@noaa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The MNMS Advisory Council was established in 
2005 and representation currently consists of eleven members, including 
four government agency representatives and seven members from the 
general public. The Council functions in an advisory capacity to the 
Sanctuary Superintendent. The Council works in concert with the 
Sanctuary Superintendent by keeping him or her informed about issues of 
concern throughout the Sanctuary, offering recommendations on specific 
issues, and aiding the Manager in achieving the goals of the Sanctuary 
program. Specifically, the Council's objectives are to provide advice 
on: (1) Protecting cultural resources, and identifying and evaluating 
emergent or critical issues involving Sanctuary use or resources; (2) 
Identifying and realizing the Sanctuary's research objectives; (3) 
Identifying and realizing educational opportunities to increase the 
public knowledge and stewardship of the Sanctuary environment; and (4) 
Assisting to develop an informed constituency to increase awareness and 
understanding of the purpose and value of the Sanctuary and the 
National Marine Sanctuary Program.

    Authority: 16 U.S.C. Sections 1431, et seq.

(Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog Number 11.429 Marine Sanctuary 
Program)

    Dated: June 5, 2006.
Daniel J. Basta,
Director, National Marine Sanctuary Program, National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration.
[FR Doc. 06-5421 Filed 6-14-06; 8:45 am]
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