Notice of Intent to Prepare Additional Air Quality Analysis Information for the Little Snake Draft Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS), 71944 [E7-24532]

Download as PDF mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 71944 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 243 / Wednesday, December 19, 2007 / Notices right to prospect for, mine, and remove the minerals. 5. Any other reservations that the authorized officer determines appropriate to ensure public access and proper management of Federal land and interests therein. Pursuant to the requirements established by section 120(h) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (42 U.S.C. 9620 (h)) CERCLA), as amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1988 (100 Stat. 1670), notice is hereby given that the above-described land has been examined and no evidence was found to indicate that any hazardous substances had been stored for one year or more, nor had any hazardous substances been disposed of or released on the subject property. Detailed information concerning this project, including, but not limited to documentation relating to compliance with applicable environmental and cultural resource laws, is available for review at the address above. On December 19, 2007, the land described will be segregated from all other forms of appropriation under the public land laws, including the general mining laws, except for lease or conveyance under the R&PP Act and leasing under the mineral leasing laws. Classification Comments: Interested parties may submit comments involving the suitability of the land for the K–5 elementary school and the 6–8 grade middle school. Comments on the classification are restricted to whether the land is physically suited for the proposal, where the use will maximize the future use or uses of the land, whether the use is consistent with local planning and zoning, or if the use is consistent with State and Federal programs. Additional Comments: Interested parties may submit comments regarding the specific use proposed in the application and plan of development, whether the BLM followed proper administrative procedures in reaching the decision, or any other factor not directly related to the suitability of the land for school sites. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Any adverse comments will be VerDate Aug<31>2005 21:40 Dec 18, 2007 Jkt 214001 reviewed by the BLM State Director who may sustain, vacate, or modify this realty action. In the absence of any adverse comments, the classification will become effective on February 19, 2008. Dated: December 13, 2007. E. Dwight Fielder, Acting District Manager. [FR Doc. E7–24577 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–VC–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CO–100–07–1610–DQ] Notice of Intent to Prepare Additional Air Quality Analysis Information for the Little Snake Draft Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS) Little Snake Field Office, Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Intent. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Little Snake Field Office, Colorado, announces its intent to prepare additional air quality information. On February 9, 2007, the BLM published a Notice of Availability in the Federal Register (Vol. 72, No. 27, pages 6284–6285) announcing the release of the Draft EIS for public review and comment. The 90-day comment period closed May 16, 2007. During the public comment period, the Environmental Protection Agency, in consultation with BLM, identified areas where additional air quality information would improve the existing analysis in the Draft EIS. As a result, the BLM is preparing an additional air quality analysis. When the additional air quality analysis has been completed, the BLM will present the information for public review and comment. At that time, BLM will only accept comments from the public pertaining to the new air quality information. DATES: The BLM anticipates making the additional air quality analysis information available to the public for a 45-day comment period around May 2008. The BLM will publish a Notice of Availability in the Federal Register when the additional air quality analysis is ready for release for public comment. Announcements will also be made through local media by news releases and posted information on the Little Snake Resource Management Plan PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Revision Web site: http://www.blm.gov/ co/st/en/fo/lsfo/plans/rmp_ revision.html. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeremy Casterson, Project Manager, Little Snake Field Office, 455 Emerson St., Craig, Colorado 81625, or by telephone at (970) 826–5071. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public comments submitted on the additional air quality analysis for the Draft EIS, including names, e-mail addresses, and street addresses of the respondents, will be available for public review and disclosure at the above address during regular office business hours (7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), Monday through Friday, except holidays. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Dated: December 12, 2007. Sally Wisely, State Director. [FR Doc. E7–24532 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [NV–930–1430–ET; NVN–83979; 8–08807; TAS: 14X1109] Notice of Public Meetings for Proposed Withdrawal in Nye and Clark Counties, NV Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Public Meetings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Secretary of the Interior proposes to withdraw on behalf of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) approximately 944,343 acres of public lands from settlement, sale, location, entry, or patent under the United States mining laws for a period of 20 years for the protection of desert tortoise habitat, archaeological and cultural resources, and special wildlife and riparian values on 24 Areas of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) in accordance with Sec. 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of October 21, 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000). In accordance with 43 CFR 2310.3–1(b), (2)(v), this notice E:\FR\FM\19DEN1.SGM 19DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[CO-100-07-1610-DQ]


Notice of Intent to Prepare Additional Air Quality Analysis 
Information for the Little Snake Draft Resource Management Plan and 
Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS)

AGENCY: Little Snake Field Office, Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Intent.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as 
amended (NEPA, 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), the Bureau of Land Management 
(BLM), Little Snake Field Office, Colorado, announces its intent to 
prepare additional air quality information. On February 9, 2007, the 
BLM published a Notice of Availability in the Federal Register (Vol. 
72, No. 27, pages 6284-6285) announcing the release of the Draft EIS 
for public review and comment. The 90-day comment period closed May 16, 
2007. During the public comment period, the Environmental Protection 
Agency, in consultation with BLM, identified areas where additional air 
quality information would improve the existing analysis in the Draft 
EIS. As a result, the BLM is preparing an additional air quality 
analysis. When the additional air quality analysis has been completed, 
the BLM will present the information for public review and comment. At 
that time, BLM will only accept comments from the public pertaining to 
the new air quality information.

DATES: The BLM anticipates making the additional air quality analysis 
information available to the public for a 45-day comment period around 
May 2008. The BLM will publish a Notice of Availability in the Federal 
Register when the additional air quality analysis is ready for release 
for public comment. Announcements will also be made through local media 
by news releases and posted information on the Little Snake Resource 
Management Plan Revision Web site: http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/fo/lsfo/
plans/rmp_revision.html.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeremy Casterson, Project Manager, 
Little Snake Field Office, 455 Emerson St., Craig, Colorado 81625, or 
by telephone at (970) 826-5071.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public comments submitted on the additional 
air quality analysis for the Draft EIS, including names, e-mail 
addresses, and street addresses of the respondents, will be available 
for public review and disclosure at the above address during regular 
office business hours (7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), Monday through Friday, 
except holidays. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail 
address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you 
should be aware that your entire comment--including your personal 
identifying information--may be made publicly available at any time. 
While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal 
identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we 
will be able to do so.

    Dated: December 12, 2007.
Sally Wisely,
State Director.
[FR Doc. E7-24532 Filed 12-18-07; 8:45 am]
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