U.S. Climate Change Science Program Synthesis and Assessment Product Draft Report 2.2, 54800-54801 [E6-15542]

Download as PDF 54800 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 181 / Tuesday, September 19, 2006 / Notices number of shark tour operations; and (4) Banning on shark viewing operations in federal waters. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kitty M. 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DATES: The SSC meeting will be held between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Tuesday, October 3, 2006, through Thursday October 5, 2006. ADDRESSES: The SSC meeting will be held at the Council Office Conference Room, 1164 Bishop St., Suite 1400, Honolulu, HI; telephone: (808) 522– 8220. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:49 Sep 18, 2006 Jkt 208001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kitty M. Simonds, Executive Director; telephone: (808)-522–8220. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Tuesday, October 3, 2006, 9 a.m. 1. Introductions 2. Approval of Draft Agenda and Assignment of Rapporteurs 3. Approval of the Minutes of the 92nd Meeting 4. Report of the Pacific Science Center Director 5. Ecosystem and Habitat A. Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Monument (ACTION ITEM) B. Hawaii Archipelago Ecosystem Research Program C. Hawaii coral reef fisheries statistics D. Hawaii coral reef fisheries assessment E. American Samoa coral reef fish survey F. Guam Offshore Project G. Public Comment H. Discussion and Recommendations 6. Protected Species A. Update on protected species issues B. Monk seal fatty acid study report C. Public Comment D. Discussion and Recommendations 7. Insular Fisheries A. Precious Corals 1. Recommendations Black Coral Workshop 2. Plan Team Report 3. Public comment 4. Discussion and recommendations B. Crustaceans 1. Addition of Heterocarpus to Fishery Ecosystem Plans (FEPs) (ACTION ITEM) 2. Lobster Research 3. Ecosystem Report on Oceanographic Conditions 4. Plan Team Report 5. Public comment 6. Discussion and recommendations Wednesday, October 4, 2006, 8:30 a.m. 7. Insular Fisheries (Cont’d) C. Bottomfish and Seamount Groundfish Issues 1. Bottomfish Stock Assessment 2. Update on Main Hawaiian Islands (MHI) bottomfish closed areas working group 3. Status of bottomfish stocks 4. Public comment 5. Discussion and recommendations 8. Pelagics Fisheries A. Analysis of swordfish longline observer data B. Minimizing bycatch of loggerhead turtles based on a prediction of the transition zone frontal structure C. Prediction model for minimizing bycatch of sea turtles D. American Samoa and Hawaii Longline quarterly reports PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E. Swordfish Closure (ACTION ITEM) F. Pelagic stock assessments G. Shark management (ACTION ITEM) H. American Samoa fishery aggregating devices (FADs) (ACTION ITEM) I. Highly Migratory Species (HMS) quotas and data J. Bigeye Tuna (BET) quota in the Eastern Pacific Ocean (EPO) K. NMFS Pacific Island Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC) International Fisheries capabilities L. International Fisheries 1. Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission Annual Meeting 2. Western & Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (Science Committee, Compliance Committee, Plenary) 3. Council South Pacific Albacore Workshop M. Shark bycatch in longline fisheries N. Public Comment O. Discussion and Recommendations Thursday, October 5, 2006, 8:30 a.m. 9. Social Science Indicators of community health 10. Other Business A. Stock assessment protocol B. Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA) reauthorization C. 94th SSC meeting 11. Summary of SSC Recommendations to the Council Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kitty M. Simonds, (808) 522–8220 (voice) or (808) 522– 8226 (fax), at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: September 14, 2006. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E6–15526 Filed 9–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 090706A] U.S. Climate Change Science Program Synthesis and Assessment Product Draft Report 2.2 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce. 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The web addresses to access the draft Report is: Product 2.2 (Carbon Cycle) http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/ sap/sap2–2/default.htm Detailed instructions for making comments on the draft Report is provided with the Report. Comments should be prepared in accordance with these instructions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Fabien Laurier, Climate Change Science Program Office, 1717 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20006, Telephone: (202) 223–6262 (X3481). Sunshine Act Meetings Sunshine Act Meetings The CCSP was established by the President in 2002 to coordinate and integrate scientific research on global change and climate change sponsored by 13 participating departments and agencies of the U.S. Government. The CCSP is charged with preparing information resources that support climate-related discussions and decisions, including scientific synthesis and assessment analyses that support evaluation of important policy issues. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[I.D. 090706A]


U.S. Climate Change Science Program Synthesis and Assessment 
Product Draft Report 2.2

AGENCY: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), 
Department of Commerce.

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ACTION: Notice of availability and request for public comments.

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SUMMARY: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration publishes 
this notice to announce the availability of the draft Report for one of 
the U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP) Synthesis and Assessment 
Products for public comment. This draft Report addresses the following 
CCSP Topic:
Product 2.2 First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North 
American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle.
    After consideration of comments received on the draft Report, the 
final Report along with the comments received will be published on the 
CCSP web site.

DATES: Comments must be received by November 3, 2006.

ADDRESSES: The draft Report is posted on the CCSP Program Office web 
site. The web addresses to access the draft Report is:
Product 2.2 (Carbon Cycle)
http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/sap/sap2-2/default.htm
    Detailed instructions for making comments on the draft Report is 
provided with the Report. Comments should be prepared in accordance 
with these instructions.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Fabien Laurier, Climate Change Science 
Program Office, 1717 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 250, Washington, DC 
20006, Telephone: (202) 223-6262 (X3481).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CCSP was established by the President in 
2002 to coordinate and integrate scientific research on global change 
and climate change sponsored by 13 participating departments and 
agencies of the U.S. Government. The CCSP is charged with preparing 
information resources that support climate-related discussions and 
decisions, including scientific synthesis and assessment analyses that 
support evaluation of important policy issues. The Report addressed by 
this notice provides a topical overview and describes plans for 
scoping, drafting, reviewing, producing, and disseminating one of 21 
final synthesis and assessment Products that will be produced by the 
CCSP.

    Dated: September 11, 2006.
William J. Brennan,
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for International Affairs, and 
Acting Director, Climate Change Science Program.
[FR Doc. E6-15542 Filed 9-18-06; 8:45 am]
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