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Download as PDF 71164 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 236 / Friday, December 8, 2006 / Notices motion to intervene must also be served upon each representative of the Applicant specified in the particular application. p. Agency Comments—Federal, state, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described application. A copy of the application may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. If an agency does not file comments within the time specified for filing comments, it will be presumed to have no comments. One copy of an agency’s comments must also be sent to the Applicant’s representatives. q. Comments, protests and interventions may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper. See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov under the ‘‘eFiling’’ link. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–20824 Filed 12–7–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [ER–FRL–6681–9] Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of EPA Comments Availability of EPA comments prepared pursuant to the Environmental Review Process (ERP), 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 7, 2006 (71 FR 17845). sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Draft EISs EIS No. 20060375, ERP No. D–FHW– J40261–MT, Miller Creek Road Project, To Provide Safe and Improved Access between US 93 and the Miller Creek Area, Missoula County, MT. Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed project. Rating LO. EIS No. 20060408, ERP No. D–FAA– G51029–NM, Taos Regional Airport (SKX) Airport Layout Plan Improvements, Construction and Operation, Town of Taos, Taos County, NM. Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed action. Rating LO. VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:05 Dec 07, 2006 Jkt 211001 EIS No. 20060412, ERP No. D–FTA– H40190–MO, Branson Transit Study, Proposed Alternatives Analysis selection, Transit Improvements, City of Branson, Taney County, MO. Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed project. However, EPA recommends an analysis of potential air impacts on a nearby Class I area and a cumulative impact analysis of development in the area be included in the FEIS. Rating LO. Final EISs EIS No. 20060306, ERP No. F–FHW– E40800–FL, Indian Street Bridge PD&E Study, New Bridge Crossing of the South Fork of the St. Lucie River County Road 714 (Martin Highway)/ SW 36th Street/Indian Street from Florida’s Turnpike to East of Willoughby Boulevard, Martin County, FL. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about impacts to wetlands and water quality. EIS No. 20060388, ERP No. F–NOA– B91026–ME, Atlantic Herring Fishery Management Plan (FWP), Amendment 1, Management Measure Adjustment, Implementation, Gulf of Maine, George Bank, ME. Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. EIS No. 20060410, ERP No. F–AFS– J65458–00, Wasatch-Cache National Forest Noxious Weed Treatment Program, Proposes to Treat Noxious Weeds 1.2 Million Acres of Wilderness and Non-Wilderness Areas, several counties, UT and Uinta County, WY. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about the monitoring plan and adaptive management program. The monitoring plan should include components that will assess monitor adverse impacts to water quality and affects of herbicide applications on non-targeted plant species. EIS No. 20060422, ERP No. F–FHW– G40188–LA, I–49 South Wax Lake Outlet to Berwick Route US–90, Transportation Improvements, Funding and Right-of-Way Acquisition, St. Mary Parish, LA. Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. EIS No. 20060426, ERP No. F–AFS– J65466–00, North Zone Range 05 Project, Reauthorizing Livestock Grazing on Eight Existing Allotments, Black Hill National Forest, Bearlodge and Northern Hills Ranger Districts, Crook County, WY and Lawrence County, SD. PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Summary: The FEIS addressed EPA’s concerns; therefore, EPA does not object to the proposed action. EIS No. 20060446, ERP No. F–COE– G32059–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. Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. Dated: December 5, 2006. Robert W. Hargrove, Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. E6–20892 Filed 12–7–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [ER-FRL–6681–8] 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 11/27/2006 Through 12/01/2006. Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9. EIS No. 20060499, Final EIS, COE, AR, Bayou Meto Basin, Arkansas General Reevaluation Project, Address Waterfowl Management, Water Supply and Flood Control Strategies, Located in Portions of Lonoke, Prairie, Jefferson, Arkansas and Pulaski Counties, AR, Wait Period Ends: 01/09/2007, Contact: Mark Smith 1– 800–317–4156 Ext. 6070. 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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[ER-FRL-6681-9]


Environmental Impact Statements and Regulations; Availability of 
EPA Comments

    Availability of EPA comments prepared pursuant to the Environmental 
Review Process (ERP), 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 7, 2006 (71 FR 17845).

Draft EISs

EIS No. 20060375, ERP No. D-FHW-J40261-MT, Miller Creek Road Project, 
To Provide Safe and Improved Access between US 93 and the Miller Creek 
Area, Missoula County, MT.

    Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed project. Rating LO.

EIS No. 20060408, ERP No. D-FAA-G51029-NM, Taos Regional Airport (SKX) 
Airport Layout Plan Improvements, Construction and Operation, Town of 
Taos, Taos County, NM.

    Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed action. Rating LO.

EIS No. 20060412, ERP No. D-FTA-H40190-MO, Branson Transit Study, 
Proposed Alternatives Analysis selection, Transit Improvements, City of 
Branson, Taney County, MO.

    Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed project. However, EPA 
recommends an analysis of potential air impacts on a nearby Class I 
area and a cumulative impact analysis of development in the area be 
included in the FEIS. Rating LO.

Final EISs

EIS No. 20060306, ERP No. F-FHW-E40800-FL, Indian Street Bridge PD&E 
Study, New Bridge Crossing of the South Fork of the St. Lucie River 
County Road 714 (Martin Highway)/SW 36th Street/Indian Street from 
Florida's Turnpike to East of Willoughby Boulevard, Martin County, FL.

    Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about impacts 
to wetlands and water quality.

EIS No. 20060388, ERP No. F-NOA-B91026-ME, Atlantic Herring Fishery 
Management Plan (FWP), Amendment 1, Management Measure Adjustment, 
Implementation, Gulf of Maine, George Bank, ME.

    Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency.

EIS No. 20060410, ERP No. F-AFS-J65458-00, Wasatch-Cache National 
Forest Noxious Weed Treatment Program, Proposes to Treat Noxious Weeds 
1.2 Million Acres of Wilderness and Non-Wilderness Areas, several 
counties, UT and Uinta County, WY.

    Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about the 
monitoring plan and adaptive management program. The monitoring plan 
should include components that will assess monitor adverse impacts to 
water quality and affects of herbicide applications on non-targeted 
plant species.

EIS No. 20060422, ERP No. F-FHW-G40188-LA, I-49 South Wax Lake Outlet 
to Berwick Route US-90, Transportation Improvements, Funding and Right-
of-Way Acquisition, St. Mary Parish, LA.

    Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency.

EIS No. 20060426, ERP No. F-AFS-J65466-00, North Zone Range 05 Project, 
Reauthorizing Livestock Grazing on Eight Existing Allotments, Black 
Hill National Forest, Bearlodge and Northern Hills Ranger Districts, 
Crook County, WY and Lawrence County, SD.

    Summary: The FEIS addressed EPA's concerns; therefore, EPA does not 
object to the proposed action.

EIS No. 20060446, ERP No. F-COE-G32059-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.

    Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency.

    Dated: December 5, 2006.
Robert W. Hargrove,
Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities.
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