Call for Nominations for Resource Advisory Council, 2009-2010 [E7-509]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 10 / Wednesday, January 17, 2007 / Notices • The Franz elk winter feedground (T36N, R112W) containing 680 acres. • The Finnegan elk winter feedground (T30N, R114W) containing approximately 1920 acres. • The Fall Creek elk winter feedground (T33N, R108W) containing approximately 160 acres. • The Scab Creek elk winter feedground (T33N, R106–107W) containing approximately 2,240 acres. • The North Piney elk winter feedground (T31N, R114W) containing approximately 1,080 acres. • The Black Butte elk winter feedground (T36–37N, R114W) containing approximately 320 acres. Signs will be posted at key locations that provide access into the closure areas. Additional information will be available at the Pinedale Field Office, 432 East Mill Street, Pinedale, Wyoming 82941. Authority for closure orders is provided in regulation 43 CFR, subparts 8341.2 and 8364.1. Violations of this closure are punishable by a fine not to exceed $1000, and/or imprisonment not to exceed 12 months. Dates: Every calendar year before the following dates, a press release will be published in the local newspaper as to the areas that will be closed for that year. The seasonal closure for big game winter ranges will be effective from November 15 through April 30 each winter, to all unauthorized motorized vehicle use. The Mesa winter range will remain open to motorized travel on existing roads from November 15 through January 14 each winter, but roads will be closed to unauthorized motorized travel January 15 through April 30 each winter. Elk feedground areas will be closed November 15 through April 30 each winter, to all unauthorized motorized vehicles and human presence. Use of winter range areas by non-motorized means is still allowed. After April 30 each year, motorized vehicle use will be limited to existing roads and two-track trails. mstockstill on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pauline Schuette, Wildlife Biologist or Martin Hudson, Outdoor Recreation Planner, Bureau of Land Management, 432 East Mill Street, Pinedale, Wyoming 82941, or contact by telephone at 307– 367–5300. Dated: October 3, 2006. Dennis R. Stenger, Field Manager. [FR Doc. E7–508 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:58 Jan 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CA–180] Call for Nominations for the Bureau of Land Management’s Central California Resources Advisory Council Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Call for nominations. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management is soliciting nominations from the public to fill a vacated position on the Central California Resources Advisory Council and serve the remainder of a three-year term that expires in September, 2007. Council members provide advice and recommendations to the BLM on the management of public lands in Central California. ADDRESSES: Nominations should be sent to the Field Manager, Bureau of Land Management, Folsom Field Office, 63 Natoma Street, Folsom, CA 95630. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Field Manager William S. Haigh or Public Affairs Officer David Christy, both at Bureau of Land Management, Folsom Field Office, 63 Natoma Street, Folsom, CA 95630, (916) 985–4474. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Central California Resources Advisory Council (RAC) is composed of twelve individuals who represent different interests and advise BLM officials on policies and programs concerning the management of public lands under the jurisdiction of the Folsom, Bishop, Hollister, and Bakersfield Field Offices. The Council meets in formal sessions two to four times a year at various locations. Council members serve without compensation except for reimbursement of travel expenditures incurred in the performance of their duties. Members serve three-year terms and may be renominated for reappointment for an additional threeyear term. The vacancy on the Central California RAC is in Category Three, which includes state, county and local elected officials; employees of a state agency responsible for natural resource management; representatives of Indian tribes within or adjacent to the Central California area; academicians employed by a natural resources management or natural sciences organization; or members of the public-at-large. Individuals may nominate themselves or others. Nominees must be residents of the region in which the RAC has jurisdiction. The BLM will evaluate PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 2009 nominees based on their education, training, and experience and their knowledge of the geographical resource decision making. The following must accompany nominations received in this call for nominations: Letters of reference from represented interests or organizations; A completed background information nomination form; Any other information that speaks to the nominee’s qualifications. Nominations will be accepted for a 45-day period beginning the date this notice is published. Dated: October 15, 2006. William S. Haigh, Field Office Manager, Folsom Field Officer. [FR Doc. 07–129 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–40–M DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NV–910–06–0777–30] Call for Nominations for Resource Advisory Council Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Resource Advisory Council Call for Nominations. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The purpose of this notice is to solicit public nominations for two vacant positions on the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada Northeastern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council (RAC). The first vacant position is Category Two representing National/Regional Environmental interests. The second vacant position is Category One representing Federal Grazing interests. The RAC provides advice and recommendations to BLM on land use planning and management of the public land within northeastern Nevada. Public nominations will be considered for 45 days after the publication date of this notice. All nominations should be received by the BLM Elko Field Office by 45 days from the publication date of this notice. ADDRESSES: Simultaneous with this notice, BLM Elko Field Office will issue a press release providing additional information for submitting nominations. Nominations should be sent to Helen Hankins, BLM Elko Field Office, 3900 East Idaho Street, Elko, NV 89801; (775) 753–0200. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike Brown, Public Affairs Officer, Elko DATES: E:\FR\FM\17JAN1.SGM 17JAN1 2010 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 10 / Wednesday, January 17, 2007 / Notices Field Office, 3900 E. Idaho Street, Elko, NV 89801. Telephone: (775) 753–0386. E-mail: mbrown@nv.blm.gov SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) directs the Secretary of the Interior to involve the public in planning and issues related to management of lands administered by BLM. Section 309 of FLPMA directs the Secretary to select 10 to 15 member citizen-based advisory councils that are established and authorized consistent with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). As required by the FACA, RAC membership must be balanced and representative of the various interests concerned with the management of the public lands. The vacant positions for the Northeastern Great Basin RAC are Category Two representing National/ Regional Environmental interests and Category One representing Federal Grazing interests. Individuals may nominate themselves or others. Nominees must be residents of Nevada. Nominees will be evaluated based on their education, training, experience, and their knowledge of northeastern Nevada. Nominees should have demonstrated a commitment to collaborative resource decision making. All nominations must be accompanied by letters of reference from represented interests or organizations, a completed background information nomination form, as well as any other information that speaks to the nominee’s qualifications. Dated: September 20, 2006. Helen M. Hankins, Field Manager. [FR Doc. E7–509 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] meeting of the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council (RAC), Nevada, has been rescheduled as indicated below. Date & Time: The RAC meeting previously announced in the Federal Register for Wednesday–Thursday, February 7–8, 2007, at the BLM-Carson City Field Office, 5665 Morgan Mill Road, Carson City, Nevada, has been postponed to Wednesday-Thursday, April 4–5, 2007. The location of the meeting and the agenda topics will not change and remains open to the public. A general public comment period, where the public may submit oral or written comments to the RAC, will be held at 4 p.m. on April 4, 2007. The final RAC agenda, with any additions/corrections to agenda topics, the starting and ending times of meetings, and details of any planned field trips, will be determined/posted at least two weeks before the meeting on the BLM-Nevada State Office Web site at http://www.nv.blm.gov/rac; hard copies of the agendas can also be mailed or sent via FAX. Individuals who need special assistance such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, or those who wish a hard copy of the agenda, should contact Mark Struble, Carson City Field Office, 5665 Morgan Mill Road, Carson City, NV 89701, telephone (775) 885–6107, no later than two weeks before each two-day meeting. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Struble, Public Affairs Officer, BLM Carson City Field Office, 5665 Morgan Mill Road, Carson City, NV 89701. Telephone: (775) 885–6107. Email: mstruble@nv.blm.gov. Dated: January 10, 2007. Don Hicks, Field Office Manager, BLM-Carson City Field Office. [FR Doc. E7–493 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–HC–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management BILLING CODE 4310–HC–P [NV912–07–1990–PO–241A–006F] Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council; Notice of a Change in Meeting Time DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of a change in a previously announced meeting time for the Sierra Front-Northwestern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council (Nevada). [AK–932–1430–FQ; AA–17989, AA–65551] mstockstill on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), a VerDate Aug<31>2005 13:58 Jan 16, 2007 Jkt 211001 Bureau of Land Management Public Land Order No. 7674; Partial Revocation of Executive Order No. 3406 and Executive Order Dated January 4, 1901; Alaska approximately 1,725.81 acres of National Forest System lands withdrawn for lighthouse purposes within Alaska. The lands are no longer needed for the purpose for which they were withdrawn. EFFECTIVE DATE: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Terrie D. Evarts, Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, 222 W. Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513–7599, 907–271–5630. The lands withdrawn for Cape Decision, Point Retreat, and Five Finger lighthouses were conveyed out of Federal ownership pursuant to Public Law 105– 383 (112 Stat. 3411). This revocation is for record-clearing purposes only. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Order By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000), it is ordered as follows: Executive Order No. 3406 and Executive Order dated January 4, 1901, which withdrew National Forest System lands from surface entry and mining and reserved them for use by the United States Coast Guard for lighthouse purposes, are hereby revoked insofar as they affect the following described lands: Copper River Meridian (Cape Decision Executive Order No. 3406), U. S. Survey No. 1609, located within Tps. 67 and 68 S., R. 73 E., (Point Retreat Executive Order dated January 4, 1901), U. S. Survey No. 1597, located within T. 40 S., Rs. 63 and 64 E., (Five Finger Executive Order dated January 4, 1901), Island located within T. 53 S., R. 74 E., sec. 15, S1⁄2., The areas aggregate approximately 1,725.81 acres. Dated: December 14, 2006. C. Stephen Allred, Assistant Secretary, Land and Minerals Management. [FR Doc. E7–522 Filed 1–16–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JA–P Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Public Land Order. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This order revokes two Executive Orders insofar as they affect PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 January 17, 2007. E:\FR\FM\17JAN1.SGM 17JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 10 (Wednesday, January 17, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 2009-2010]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-509]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[NV-910-06-0777-30]


Call for Nominations for Resource Advisory Council

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Resource Advisory Council Call for Nominations.

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SUMMARY: The purpose of this notice is to solicit public nominations 
for two vacant positions on the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada 
Northeastern Great Basin Resource Advisory Council (RAC). The first 
vacant position is Category Two representing National/Regional 
Environmental interests. The second vacant position is Category One 
representing Federal Grazing interests. The RAC provides advice and 
recommendations to BLM on land use planning and management of the 
public land within northeastern Nevada. Public nominations will be 
considered for 45 days after the publication date of this notice.

DATES: All nominations should be received by the BLM Elko Field Office 
by 45 days from the publication date of this notice.

ADDRESSES: Simultaneous with this notice, BLM Elko Field Office will 
issue a press release providing additional information for submitting 
nominations. Nominations should be sent to Helen Hankins, BLM Elko 
Field Office, 3900 East Idaho Street, Elko, NV 89801; (775) 753-0200.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike Brown, Public Affairs Officer, 
Elko

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Field Office, 3900 E. Idaho Street, Elko, NV 89801. Telephone: (775) 
753-0386. E-mail: mbrown@nv.blm.gov

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Land Policy and Management Act 
(FLPMA) directs the Secretary of the Interior to involve the public in 
planning and issues related to management of lands administered by BLM. 
Section 309 of FLPMA directs the Secretary to select 10 to 15 member 
citizen-based advisory councils that are established and authorized 
consistent with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act 
(FACA). As required by the FACA, RAC membership must be balanced and 
representative of the various interests concerned with the management 
of the public lands. The vacant positions for the Northeastern Great 
Basin RAC are Category Two representing National/Regional Environmental 
interests and Category One representing Federal Grazing interests.
    Individuals may nominate themselves or others. Nominees must be 
residents of Nevada. Nominees will be evaluated based on their 
education, training, experience, and their knowledge of northeastern 
Nevada. Nominees should have demonstrated a commitment to collaborative 
resource decision making. All nominations must be accompanied by 
letters of reference from represented interests or organizations, a 
completed background information nomination form, as well as any other 
information that speaks to the nominee's qualifications.

    Dated: September 20, 2006.
Helen M. Hankins,
Field Manager.
[FR Doc. E7-509 Filed 1-16-07; 8:45 am]
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