Environmental Impacts Statements; Notice of Availability, 71137-71138 [E7-24227]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 240 / Friday, December 14, 2007 / Notices and Chili Bar Hydroelectric FERC No. 2155–024, El Dorado County, CA, Issuance of a New License for the Existing and Proposed Hydropower Projects. Summary: EPA has no objections to the proposed project. Rating LO. EIS No. 20070412, ERP No. D–TVA– E08022–TN, Ruthford-WilliamsonDavidson Power Supply Improvement Project, Proposes to Construct and Operate a New 500–kilovolt (kV) Ruthford Substation, a New 27-mile 500–kV Transmission Line and Two New 9- and 15-mile 161-kV Transmission Lines, Ruthford, Williamson Counties, TN. Summary: EPA expressed concern about impacts to water quality, wetlands, forested wetlands, and riparian vegetation. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20070425, ERP No. D–COE– E39071–00, Wolf Dam/Lake Cumberland Project, Emergency Measures in Response to Seepage, Mississippi River, South Central Kentucky and Central Tennessee. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about impacts related to water quantity and water quality in the reservoir and project dam releases, and recommends that specific mitigation measures and monitoring efforts be implemented. Rating EC1. EIS No. 20070431, ERP No. D–NOA– E91020–00, Snapper Grouper Fishery Amendment 15A, Proposes Management Reference Points and Rebuilding Plans for Snowy Grouper, Black Sea Bass and Red Porgy, South Atlantic Region. Summary: While EPA has no objections to the proposed action, we suggested that shorter recovery schedules are considered. Rating LO. rmajette on PROD1PC64 with NOTICES Final EISs EIS No. 20070395, ERP No. F–USA– D15001–MD, Fort George G. Meade Base Realignment and Closure 2005 and Enhanced Use Lease (EUL) Actions, Implementation, Anne Arundel, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George’s Counties, MD. Summary: EPA continues to express concern about natural resource impacts, and recommends additional avoidance, minimization, and mitigation measures be implemented. EIS No. 20070397, ERP No. F–AFS– L65537–WA, Tripod Fire Salvage Project, Proposal to Salvage Harvest Dead Trees and Fire-Injured Trees Expected to Die Within One Year, Methow Valley and Tonasket Ranger Districts, Okanogan and Wenatchee VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:31 Dec 13, 2007 Jkt 214001 National Forests, Okanogan County, WA. Summary: EPA has no objections to the action as proposed. EIS No. 20070434, ERP No. F–USN– K13000–GU, Kilo Wharf Extension (MILCON P–52), To Provide Adequate Berthing Facilities for Multi-Purpose Dry Cargo/Ammunition Ship (the T– AKE), Apra Harbor Naval Complex, Mariana Island, GU Summary: EPA has continuing concerns regarding sufficiency of mitigation for impacts to coral reefs. EPA recommends the Navy commit to the preferred mitigation watershed restoration project agreed upon by the Navy and resource agencies and avoid selecting the contingency mitigation plan, which does not sufficiently replace lost ecosystem functions. EIS No. 20070444, ERP No. F–USA– E15000–GA, Fort Benning U.S. Army Infantry Center, Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) 2005 and Transformation Actions, Implementation, Chattahoochee and Muscogee Counties, GA. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concern about air quality impacts and requested additional work toward the development of a comprehensive alternative transportation program to assist the Columbus area in meeting air quality standards in the future. EIS No. 20070460, ERP No. F–FRC– F03010–WI, Guardian Expansion and Extension Project, Construction and Operation Natural Gas Pipeline Facilities, Jefferson, Dodge, Fond du Lac, Calument, Brown, Walworth, Outagamie Counties, WI. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about mitigation for wetland, upland forest, and wildlife habitat impacts. EIS No. 20070461, ERP No. F–IBR– K39106–00, Colorado River Interim Guidelines for Lower Basin Shortages and Coordinated Operations for Lake Powell and Lake Mead, Implementation, Colorado River, CO and CA. Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed project. EIS No. 20070462, ERP No. F–MMS– E02011–00, Eastern Planning Area Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Lease Sale 224, Gulf of Mexico Offshore Marine Environment and Coastal Parishes/Counties of LA, MS, AL, and North Western Florida. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about drilling fluid impacts, and requested additional field investigations on the effects of PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 71137 synthetic-based drilling fluids in the deep water environment. EIS No. 20070479, ERP No. F–GSA– D11037–DC, Armed Forces Retirement Home (AFRH–W), Proposed Master Plan for Campus Located at 3700 North Capitol Street, NW., AFRH Trust Fund, Washington, DC. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about Impacts to historic properties and developmental impacts. EIS No. 20070438, ERP No. FS–NOA– B91017–00, Atlantic Sea Scallop Fishery Management Plan (FMP), Amendment 11, Implementation to Control Capacity and Mortality in the General Category Scallop Fishery, Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank, NC. Summary: EPA’s previous issues have been resolved; therefore, EPA has no objection to the proposed action. Dated: December 11, 2007. Robert W. Hargrove, Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. E7–24228 Filed 12–13–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [ER–FRL–6693–9] 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 12/03/2007 through 12/07/2007 Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9. EIS No. 20070511, Final EIS, BLM, AK, Bay Resource Management Plan, Implementation, Located within the Bristol Bay and Goodnews Bay Areas, AK, Wait Period Ends: 01/14/2008, Contact: Chuck Denton 907–267– 1246. EIS No. 20070512, Draft EIS, FHW, TX, Tier 1 DEIS—I–69/Trans-Texas Corridor Study, Improvement to International, Interstate and Intrastate Movement of Good and People, Louisiana-Mexico/Northeast Texas to Mexico, Comment Period Ends: 03/ 19/2008, Contact: Donald Davis 512– 536–5900. EIS No. 20070513, Final EIS, FHW, TX, Grand Parkway/TX–99 Segment E Improvement Project, IH–10 to U.S. 290, Funding, Right-of-Way Grant and U.S. Army COE Section 404 Permit E:\FR\FM\14DEN1.SGM 14DEN1 rmajette on PROD1PC64 with NOTICES 71138 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 240 / Friday, December 14, 2007 / Notices Issuance, Harris County, TX, Wait Period Ends: 01/14/2008, Contact: Donald Davis 512–536–5960. EIS No. 20070514, Draft EIS, AFS, CO, San Juan Public Lands, Draft Land Management Plan (DLMP), Implementation, San Juan National Forest, Archuleta, Conejos, Dolores, Hinsdale, LaPlata, Mineral, Montezuma, Montrose, Rio Grande, San Juan and San Miguel Counties, CO, Comment Period Ends: 03/12/ 2008, Contact: Gary Thrash 970–247– 4874. EIS No. 20070515, Final Supplement, FHW, IA, IA–100 Extension Around Cedar Rapids, Edgewood Road to U.S. 30, Reevaluation of the Project Corridor and Changes in Environmental Requirements, Funding and U.S. Army COE 404 Permit Issuance, Linn County, IA, Wait Period Ends: 01/14/2008, Contact: Phillip E. Barnes 515–233– 7300. EIS No. 20070516, Final EIS, FHW, DE, U.S. 301 Project Development, Transportation Improvements from MD State Line to DE–1, South of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, New Castle County, DE, Wait Period Ends: 01/14/2008, Contact: Robert Kleinburd 302–734–2966. EIS No. 20070517, Draft EIS, USA, MD, National Naval Medical Center, Activities to Implement 2005 Base Realignment and Closure Actions, Construction and Operation of New Facilities for Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, Comment Period Ends: 01/28/ 2008, Contact: Andrew Gutberlet 301– 295–2722. EIS No. 20070518, Draft EIS, COE, PA, Southern Beltway Transportation Project, Transportation Improvement between I–79 to Mon/Fayette Expressway (PA Turnpike 43), Application for U.S. Army COE Section 404 Permit, Washington County, PA, Comment Period Ends: 02/08/2008, Contact: Scott A. Hans 412–395–7152. EIS No. 20070519, Draft EIS, AFS, MO, Cooney McKay Forest Health and Fuels Reduction Project, Proposed to Restore Desirable Vegetative Conditions, Swan Valley near Condon, Swan Lake Ranger District, Flathead National Forest, Lake and Missoula Counties, MT, Comment Period Ends: 01/28/2008, Contact: Steve Brady 406–837–7501. EIS No. 20070520, Final EIS, FHW, NY, NY–17—Elmira to Chemung Project, Proposed Highway Reconstruction, New Highway Construction, Bridge Rehabilitation/Replacement, Funding and U.S. Army COE Section 404 VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:31 Dec 13, 2007 Jkt 214001 Permit, Town and City of Elmira, Town of Ashland and Chemung, Chemung County, NY, Wait Period Ends: 01/28/2008, Contact: Amy Jackson-Grove 518–431–4127. EIS No. 20070521, Draft Supplement, NOA, 00, Reef Fish Amendment 30A: Greater Amberjack—Revise Rebuilding Plan, Accountability Measures: Gray Triggerfish—Establish Rebuilding Plan, End Overfishing, Accountability Measures, Regional Management, Management Thresholds and Benchmarks, Gulf of Mexico, Comment Period Ends: 01/ 28/2008, Contact: Roy E. Crabtree, MD 727–824–5701. STATUS: This meeting will be open to the public. THE FOLLOWING ITEM HAS BEEN ADDED TO THE AGENDA: Final Rules on Candidate Travel. 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P–2197– 073 & P–2206–030), Issuance of New Licenses for the Existing and Proposed Hydropower Projects, Yadkin—Yadkin-Pee Dee Rivers, Davidson, Davie, Montgomery, Rowan, Stanly, Anson and Richmond Counties, NC, Comment Period Ends: 12/10/2007, Contact: Andy Black 1– 866–208–3372. Revision of FR Notice Published 10/ 05/2007: Extending Comment Period from 12/03/2007 to 12/10/2007. Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and § 225.41 of the Board’s Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)). The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notices also will be available for inspection at the office of the Board of Governors. 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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

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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 12/03/2007 
through 12/07/2007 Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9.

EIS No. 20070511, Final EIS, BLM, AK, Bay Resource Management Plan, 
Implementation, Located within the Bristol Bay and Goodnews Bay Areas, 
AK, Wait Period Ends: 01/14/2008, Contact: Chuck Denton 907-267-1246.
EIS No. 20070512, Draft EIS, FHW, TX, Tier 1 DEIS--I-69/Trans-Texas 
Corridor Study, Improvement to International, Interstate and Intrastate 
Movement of Good and People, Louisiana-Mexico/Northeast Texas to 
Mexico, Comment Period Ends: 03/19/2008, Contact: Donald Davis 512-536-
5900.
EIS No. 20070513, Final EIS, FHW, TX, Grand Parkway/TX-99 Segment E 
Improvement Project, IH-10 to U.S. 290, Funding, Right-of-Way Grant and 
U.S. Army COE Section 404 Permit

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Issuance, Harris County, TX, Wait Period Ends: 01/14/2008, Contact: 
Donald Davis 512-536-5960.
EIS No. 20070514, Draft EIS, AFS, CO, San Juan Public Lands, Draft Land 
Management Plan (DLMP), Implementation, San Juan National Forest, 
Archuleta, Conejos, Dolores, Hinsdale, LaPlata, Mineral, Montezuma, 
Montrose, Rio Grande, San Juan and San Miguel Counties, CO, Comment 
Period Ends: 03/12/2008, Contact: Gary Thrash 970-247-4874.
EIS No. 20070515, Final Supplement, FHW, IA, IA-100 Extension Around 
Cedar Rapids, Edgewood Road to U.S. 30, Reevaluation of the Project 
Corridor and Changes in Environmental Requirements, Funding and U.S. 
Army COE 404 Permit Issuance, Linn County, IA, Wait Period Ends: 01/14/
2008, Contact: Phillip E. Barnes 515-233-7300.
EIS No. 20070516, Final EIS, FHW, DE, U.S. 301 Project Development, 
Transportation Improvements from MD State Line to DE-1, South of the 
Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, New Castle County, DE, Wait Period Ends: 
01/14/2008, Contact: Robert Kleinburd 302-734-2966.
EIS No. 20070517, Draft EIS, USA, MD, National Naval Medical Center, 
Activities to Implement 2005 Base Realignment and Closure Actions, 
Construction and Operation of New Facilities for Walter Reed National 
Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, Comment Period Ends: 01/28/2008, 
Contact: Andrew Gutberlet 301-295-2722.
EIS No. 20070518, Draft EIS, COE, PA, Southern Beltway Transportation 
Project, Transportation Improvement between I-79 to Mon/Fayette 
Expressway (PA Turnpike 43), Application for U.S. Army COE Section 404 
Permit, Washington County, PA, Comment Period Ends: 02/08/2008, 
Contact: Scott A. Hans 412-395-7152.
EIS No. 20070519, Draft EIS, AFS, MO, Cooney McKay Forest Health and 
Fuels Reduction Project, Proposed to Restore Desirable Vegetative 
Conditions, Swan Valley near Condon, Swan Lake Ranger District, 
Flathead National Forest, Lake and Missoula Counties, MT, Comment 
Period Ends: 01/28/2008, Contact: Steve Brady 406-837-7501.
EIS No. 20070520, Final EIS, FHW, NY, NY-17--Elmira to Chemung Project, 
Proposed Highway Reconstruction, New Highway Construction, Bridge 
Rehabilitation/Replacement, Funding and U.S. Army COE Section 404 
Permit, Town and City of Elmira, Town of Ashland and Chemung, Chemung 
County, NY, Wait Period Ends: 01/28/2008, Contact: Amy Jackson-Grove 
518-431-4127.
EIS No. 20070521, Draft Supplement, NOA, 00, Reef Fish Amendment 30A: 
Greater Amberjack--Revise Rebuilding Plan, Accountability Measures: 
Gray Triggerfish--Establish Rebuilding Plan, End Overfishing, 
Accountability Measures, Regional Management, Management Thresholds and 
Benchmarks, Gulf of Mexico, Comment Period Ends: 01/28/2008, Contact: 
Roy E. Crabtree, MD 727-824-5701.

Amended Notices

EIS No. 20070021, Draft Supplement, BLM, MT, Montana Statewide Oil and 
Gas, Development Alternative for Coal Bed Natural Gas Production and 
Amendment of the Powder River and Billings Resource Management Plans, 
Additional Information Three New Alternatives, Implementation, U.S. 
Army COE Section 404 Permit, NPDES Permit, Several Cos, MT, Comment 
Period Ends: 03/13/2008, Contact: Mary Bloom 406-233-2852.

    Revision to FR Notice Published 02/02/2007: Reopening of the 
Comment Period is Only for the Supplemental Air Quality Analysis 
Portion for the above DSEIS from 05/02/2007 to 03/13/2008.

EIS No. 20070411, Draft EIS, FRC, NC, Yadkin--Yadkin-Pee Dee Hydro 
Electric Project (Docket Nos. P-2197-073 & P-2206-030), Issuance of New 
Licenses for the Existing and Proposed Hydropower Projects, Yadkin--
Yadkin-Pee Dee Rivers, Davidson, Davie, Montgomery, Rowan, Stanly, 
Anson and Richmond Counties, NC, Comment Period Ends: 12/10/2007, 
Contact: Andy Black 1-866-208-3372.

    Revision of FR Notice Published 10/05/2007: Extending Comment 
Period from 12/03/2007 to 12/10/2007.

    Dated: December 11, 2007.
Robert W. Hargrove,
Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities.
 [FR Doc. E7-24227 Filed 12-13-07; 8:45 am]
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