Notice of Availability of the Proposed Coeur d'Alene Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement; Idaho, 63032-63033 [06-8862]

Download as PDF 63032 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 208 / Friday, October 27, 2006 / Notices Bldgs. 726, 727, 734 Naval Undersea Warfare Keyport Co: Kitsap WA 98345– Landholding Agency: Navy Property Number: 77200640022 Status: Unutilized Reasons: Within 2000 ft. of flammable or explosive material; Secured Area Bldgs. 901, 911 Naval Undersea Warfare Keyport Co: Kitsap WA 98345– Landholding Agency: Navy Property Number: 77200640023 Status: Unutilized Reasons: Within 2000 ft. of flammable or explosive material; Secured Area Bldgs. 925, 938 Naval Undersea Warfare Keyport Co: Kitsap WA 98345– Landholding Agency: Navy Property Number: 77200640024 Status: Unutilized Reasons: Within 2000 ft. of flammable or explosive material; Secured Area Bldg. 1020 Naval Undersea Warfare Keyport Co: Kitsap WA 98345– Landholding Agency: Navy Property Number: 77200640025 Status: Unutilized Reasons: Within 2000 ft. of flammable or explosive material; Secured Area program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in the following-described lands in Campbell County, WY: T. 48 N., R. 70 W., 6th P.M., Wyoming Sec. 5: Lots 5 through 11; Sec. 6: Lots 8 through 23; Sec. 8: Lots 1 through 16; Sec. 17: Lots 1 through 16; Sec. 18: Lots 13, 14, 19 and 20; Sec. 19: Lots 5 through 14; Sec. 20: Lots 1 through 11. T. 48 N., R. 71 W., 6th P.M., Wyoming Sec. 6: Lots 9, 10, 13, 14 (W2), 17, 18, 21, and 22; Sec. 7: Lots 6, 7, 10, 11, 13, 14, 17, and 18. T. 48 N., R. 72 W., 6th P.M., Wyoming Sec. 1: Lots 6 through 11, 14 through 19; Sec. 2: Lots 5, 12, 13, and 20; Sec. 11: Lots 1 and 7; Sec. 12: Lots 2 through 7. T. 49 N., R. 70 W., 6th P.M., Wyoming Sec. 30: Lots 17 through 19; Sec. 31: Lots 5 through 20. T. 49 N., R. 71 W., 6th P.M., Wyoming Sec. 20: Lots 13 through 16; Sec. 21: Lots 13 through 16; Sec. 22: Lots 13 through 15; Sec. 25: Lots 13 through 16; Sec. 26: Lots 13 through 16; Sec. 27: Lots 2 through 7, 10 through 16; Sec. 28: Lots 1 through 16; Sec. 29: Lots 1 through 16; Sec. 31: Lots 5, 6, 11 through 13, 16 through 19; Sec. 32: Lots 1 through 6, 11 through 14; Sec. 33: Lots 1 through 4; Sec. 34: Lots 1 through 10, 16; Sec. 35: Lots 1 through 15. Containing 10,188.825 acres, more or less. Land (by State) Colorado 0.21 acre Section 20 Bayfield Co: La Plata CO 81122– Landholding Agency: Interior Property Number: 61200640001 Status: Excess Reason: Not accessible Any party electing to participate in this exploration program must send written notice to both the Bureau of Land Management and Powder River Coal, LLC, as provided in the ADDRESSES section below, which must be received within 30 days after publication of this Notice of Invitation in the Federal Register. DATES: [FR Doc. E6–17817 Filed 10–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [WY–920–09–1320–EL, WYW173369] Copies of the exploration plan are available for review during normal business hours in the following offices (serialized under number WYW173369): Bureau of Land Management, Wyoming State Office, 5353 Yellowstone Road, P.O. Box 1828, Cheyenne, WY 82003; and, Bureau of Land Management, Casper Field Office, 2987 Prospector Drive, Casper, WY 82604. The written notice should be sent to the following addresses: Powder River Coal, LLC, Attn: Robbie Willson, Caller Box 3034, Gillette, WY 82717, and the Bureau of Land Management, Wyoming State Office, Branch of Solid Minerals, Attn: Julie Weaver, P.O. Box 1828, Cheyenne, WY 82003. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: All of the coal in the above-described land consists of unleased Federal coal within ADDRESSES: Coal Lease Exploration License, WY; Notice of Invitation for Coal Exploration License Application, Powder River Coal, LLC, WYW173369, Wyoming Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of invitation. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 2(b) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by Section 4 of the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976, 90 Stat. 1083, 30 U.S.C. 201 (b), and to the regulations adopted as 43 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 3410, all interested qualified parties, as provided in 43 CFR 3472.1, are hereby invited to participate with Powder River Coal, LLC on a pro rata cost sharing basis in its VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:53 Oct 26, 2006 Jkt 211001 PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the Powder River Basin Known Coal Leasing Area. The purpose of the exploration program is to obtain information concerning coal quantity, quality and seam structure for the Wyodak-Anderson coal seam. This notice of invitation will be published in The News-Record of Gillette, WY, once each week for two consecutive weeks beginning the week of October 23, 2006, and in the Federal Register. The foregoing is published in the Federal Register pursuant to 43 CFR 3410.2–1(c)(1). Dated: September 28, 2006. Alan Rabinoff, Deputy State Director, Minerals and Lands. [FR Doc. E6–18064 Filed 10–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Notice of Availability of the Proposed Coeur d’Alene Resource Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement; Idaho Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of availability. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.) and the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA, 43 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has prepared a Proposed Resource Management Plan/ Final Environmental Impact Statement (PRMP/FEIS) for the Coeur d’Alene Field Office, Idaho. DATES: The BLM Planning Regulations (43 CFR 1610.5–2) state that any person who participated in the planning process, and has an interest which is or may be adversely affected, may protest BLM’s approval of a resource management plan. You must file a protest within 30 days of the date that the Environmental Protection Agency publishes their notice of availability in the Federal Register. Instructions for filing of protests are described in the PRMP/FEIS and in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Scott Pavey, 3815 Schreiber Way Coeur d’Alene, Idaho 83815; (208) 769–5059; scott_pavey@blm.gov. The planning area covers approximately 96,770 acres of public lands within the following Idaho Counties: Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, and SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\27OCN1.SGM 27OCN1 jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 208 / Friday, October 27, 2006 / Notices Shoshone. The Coeur d’Alene PRMP, when completed, will provide management guidance for use and protection of the resources managed by the Coeur d’Alene Field Office. The draft Coeur d’Alene RMP/EIS was published for public comment on January 13, 2006. During the 90-day public comment period, BLM received 68 comment letters, e-mails, and faxes. These submissions included almost 700 individual comments, which BLM responded to in the PRMP/FEIS. Public comments resulted in the addition of clarifying text and minor changes to the Preferred Alternative, but did not significantly change land use decisions in the draft. The planning issues addressed in the PRMP/FEIS include: recreational travel management, management of forest products and protection of other resources, adjustments to Federal land ownership, invasive plants, protection of property from wildfire, and protection and restoration of watersheds and riparian areas. Copies of the Coeur d’Alene PRMP/ FEIS have been sent to affected Federal, State, and local government agencies and to interested parties. Interested persons may review the PRMP/FEIS on the Internet at http://www.blm.gov/rmp/ id/cda/. You may also obtain a copy on CD–ROM, or paper copy at the BLM Coeur d’Alene Field Office at the address listed above, or by contacting Scott Pavey at (208) 769–5059. Instructions for filing a protest with the Director of the BLM regarding the PRMP/FEIS may be found at 43 CFR 1610.5–2. A protest may only raise those issues which were submitted for the record during the planning process. Email and faxed protests will not be accepted as valid protests unless the protesting party also provides the original letter by either regular or overnight mail and it is postmarked by the close of the protest period. Under these conditions, the BLM will consider the e-mail or faxed protest as an advance copy and it will receive full consideration. If you wish to provide the BLM with such advance notification, please direct faxed protests to the attention of the BLM protest coordinator at 202–452–5112, and emails to Brenda_HudgensWilliams@blm.gov. Please direct the follow-up letter to the appropriate address provided below. The protest must contain: a. The name, mailing address, telephone number, and interest of the person filing the protest. b. A statement of the part or parts of the PRMP and the issue or issues being protested. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:53 Oct 26, 2006 Jkt 211001 c. A copy of all documents addressing the issue(s) that the protesting party submitted during the planning process or a statement of the date they were discussed for the record. d. A concise statement explaining why the protestor believes the State Director’s decision is wrong. All protests must be in writing and mailed to one of the following addresses: Regular Mail: Director (210), Attention: Brenda Williams, P.O. Box 66538, Washington, DC 20035. Overnight Mail: Director (210), Attention: Brenda Williams, 1620 L Street, NW., Suite 1075, Washington, DC 20036. Individual respondents may request confidentiality. If you wish to withhold your name or street address from public review or from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your protest. Such requests will be honored to the extent allowed by law. All submissions from organizations and businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, will be available for public inspection in their entirety. The Director will promptly render a decision on the protest. The decision will be in writing and will be sent to the protesting party by certified mail, return receipt requested. The decision of the Director is the final decision of the Department of the Interior. Dated: July 21, 2006. John V. Martin, Acting Branch Chief, Resources and Science. [FR Doc. 06–8862 Filed 10–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [MT–039–1020–PK] Cancellation of Notice of Public Meeting, Dakotas Resource Advisory Council Meeting Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of cancellation of public meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Dakotas Resource Advisory Council scheduled for October 26 and 27, 2006, at the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service Lands and Minerals Center at 99 23rd Avenue West, Dickinson, ND 58601, has PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63033 been cancelled. A new meeting date and time will be rescheduled and published in the Federal Register. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marian Atkins, Field Manager, South Dakota Field Office, 310 Roundup St., Belle Fourche, South Dakota, 605.892.7000, or Lonny Bagley, Field Manager, North Dakota Field Office, 99 23rd Ave., W. Dickinson, North Dakota, 701–227–7700. Dated: October 16, 2006. Michael Nash, Acting Field Manager. [FR Doc. E6–18010 Filed 10–26–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–330–1430–EU–2710; IDI–35095] Notice of Realty Action; NonCompetitive Sale of Public Land, Custer County, ID Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Realty Action. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has examined and determined that one parcel of public land, 0.75 acres, located in Custer County, Idaho is suitable for disposal by direct (non-competitive) sale to First Fruits Foundation Trust, Christopher James Trustee/Representative, pursuant to Section 203 and 209 of the Federal Land Policy Management Act of 1976, as amended, at no less than the appraised fair market value. DATES: Interested parties may submit comments to the BLM Challis Field Office Manager, at the below address. Comments must be received by not later than December 11, 2006. Only written comments will be accepted. ADDRESSES: Address all written comments concerning this Notice to David Rosenkrance, BLM Challis Field Manager, 801 Blue Mountain Rd, Challis Idaho 83226–9304. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tim Vanek, Realty Specialist, at the above address or call: (208) 879–6218. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following described public land in Custer County, Idaho has been determined to be suitable for sale at not less than fair market value under Section 203 and 209 of the Federal Land Policy Management Act of 1976, as amended (43 U.S.C. 1713 and 1719). It has been determined that this land is difficult to economically manage as part E:\FR\FM\27OCN1.SGM 27OCN1

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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

Bureau of Land Management


Notice of Availability of the Proposed Coeur d'Alene Resource 
Management Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement; Idaho

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 
1969 (NEPA, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.) and the Federal Land Policy and 
Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA, 43 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.), the Bureau of 
Land Management (BLM) has prepared a Proposed Resource Management Plan/
Final Environmental Impact Statement (PRMP/FEIS) for the Coeur d'Alene 
Field Office, Idaho.

DATES: The BLM Planning Regulations (43 CFR 1610.5-2) state that any 
person who participated in the planning process, and has an interest 
which is or may be adversely affected, may protest BLM's approval of a 
resource management plan. You must file a protest within 30 days of the 
date that the Environmental Protection Agency publishes their notice of 
availability in the Federal Register. Instructions for filing of 
protests are described in the PRMP/FEIS and in the SUPPLEMENTARY 
INFORMATION section of this notice.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Scott Pavey, 3815 Schreiber Way Coeur 
d'Alene, Idaho 83815; (208) 769-5059; scott_pavey@blm.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The planning area covers approximately 
96,770 acres of public lands within the following Idaho Counties: 
Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, and

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Shoshone. The Coeur d'Alene PRMP, when completed, will provide 
management guidance for use and protection of the resources managed by 
the Coeur d'Alene Field Office. The draft Coeur d'Alene RMP/EIS was 
published for public comment on January 13, 2006. During the 90-day 
public comment period, BLM received 68 comment letters, e-mails, and 
faxes. These submissions included almost 700 individual comments, which 
BLM responded to in the PRMP/FEIS. Public comments resulted in the 
addition of clarifying text and minor changes to the Preferred 
Alternative, but did not significantly change land use decisions in the 
draft. The planning issues addressed in the PRMP/FEIS include: 
recreational travel management, management of forest products and 
protection of other resources, adjustments to Federal land ownership, 
invasive plants, protection of property from wildfire, and protection 
and restoration of watersheds and riparian areas.
    Copies of the Coeur d'Alene PRMP/FEIS have been sent to affected 
Federal, State, and local government agencies and to interested 
parties. Interested persons may review the PRMP/FEIS on the Internet at 
http://www.blm.gov/rmp/id/cda/. You may also obtain a copy on CD-ROM, 
or paper copy at the BLM Coeur d'Alene Field Office at the address 
listed above, or by contacting Scott Pavey at (208) 769-5059.
    Instructions for filing a protest with the Director of the BLM 
regarding the PRMP/FEIS may be found at 43 CFR 1610.5-2. A protest may 
only raise those issues which were submitted for the record during the 
planning process. E-mail and faxed protests will not be accepted as 
valid protests unless the protesting party also provides the original 
letter by either regular or overnight mail and it is postmarked by the 
close of the protest period. Under these conditions, the BLM will 
consider the e-mail or faxed protest as an advance copy and it will 
receive full consideration. If you wish to provide the BLM with such 
advance notification, please direct faxed protests to the attention of 
the BLM protest coordinator at 202-452-5112, and e-mails to Brenda_Hudgens-Williams@blm.gov. Please direct the follow-up letter to the 
appropriate address provided below. The protest must contain:
    a. The name, mailing address, telephone number, and interest of the 
person filing the protest.
    b. A statement of the part or parts of the PRMP and the issue or 
issues being protested.
    c. A copy of all documents addressing the issue(s) that the 
protesting party submitted during the planning process or a statement 
of the date they were discussed for the record.
    d. A concise statement explaining why the protestor believes the 
State Director's decision is wrong.
    All protests must be in writing and mailed to one of the following 
addresses: Regular Mail: Director (210), Attention: Brenda Williams, 
P.O. Box 66538, Washington, DC 20035.
    Overnight Mail: Director (210), Attention: Brenda Williams, 1620 L 
Street, NW., Suite 1075, Washington, DC 20036.
    Individual respondents may request confidentiality. If you wish to 
withhold your name or street address from public review or from 
disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, you must state this 
prominently at the beginning of your protest. Such requests will be 
honored to the extent allowed by law. All submissions from 
organizations and businesses, and from individuals identifying 
themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or 
businesses, will be available for public inspection in their entirety. 
The Director will promptly render a decision on the protest. The 
decision will be in writing and will be sent to the protesting party by 
certified mail, return receipt requested. The decision of the Director 
is the final decision of the Department of the Interior.

    Dated: July 21, 2006.
John V. Martin,
Acting Branch Chief, Resources and Science.
[FR Doc. 06-8862 Filed 10-26-06; 8:45 am]
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