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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 243 / Wednesday, December 19, 2007 / Notices include creating tidal, muted tidal, and managed pond habitats, as well as a variety of public-access features. We incorporated comments we received during the review period on the draft EIS/EIR into our final EIS/EIR, as appropriate. Appendix O of the final EIS/EIR contains a list of the comments we received and our responses to comments. We will make a decision no sooner than 30 days after the publication of the final EIS/EIR. It is anticipated that a Record of Decision will be issued by the Service in the spring of 2008. We provide this notice under regulations for implementing NEPA (40 CFR 1506.6). Dated: December 11, 2007. Ken McDermond, Deputy Regional Director, Region 8. [FR Doc. E7–24640 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] draft policy for Mosquito and MosquitoBorne Disease Management Policy Pursuant to the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997. This draft policy outlines the procedures refuge managers will follow in planning and implementing mosquito and mosquito-borne disease management within the Refuge System. We received several requests to extend the public comment period beyond the November 29, 2007, due date. In order to ensure that the public has an adequate opportunity to review and comment on our draft policy, we are reopening the comment period for an additional 60 days. Dated: December 11, 2007. Kenneth Stansell, Acting Director, Fish and Wildlife Service. [FR Doc. E7–24675 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Fish and Wildlife Service Indian Gaming RIN 1018–AT72 Draft Mosquito and Mosquito-Borne Disease Management Policy Pursuant to the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997 Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of reopening of comment period. AGENCY: SUMMARY: We are reopening the comment period on the Federal Register notice published on October 15, 2007, that invited the public to comment on the Draft Mosquito and Mosquito-Borne Disease Management Policy Pursuant to the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997. DATES: Submit comments on or before February 19, 2008. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on this draft policy by mail to: Michael J. Higgins, Biologist, National Wildlife Refuge System, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Room 670, Arlington, Virginia 22203; by fax to 703–358–2248; or by e-mail to refugesystempolicycomments@fws.gov. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael J. Higgins, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 177 Admiral Cochrane Drive, Annapolis, MD 21401. Telephone: 410–573–4520; FAX: 410– 269–0832. 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The compact allows for an increase in gaming devices and any devices or games authorized under State law to the State lottery. Finally, the term of the compact is until December 31, 2030. The Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior, through his delegated authority, is publishing notice that the Amendment between the State of California and the PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 71939 Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is now in effect. Dated: December 13, 2007. Carl J. Artman, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. E7–24563 Filed 12–18–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Gaming Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Deemed Approved Amended Tribal–State Class III Gaming Compact AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice publishes the Deemed Approved Amended Tribal– State Compact between the State of California and the Morongo Band of Mission Indians. DATES: Effective Date: December 19, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George T. Skibine, Director, Office of Indian Gaming, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary—Policy and Economic Development, Washington, DC 20240, (202) 219–4066. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under Section 11 of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act of 1988 (IGRA) Public Law 100–497, 25 U.S.C. 2710, the Secretary of the Interior shall publish in the Federal Register notice of approved Tribal–State compacts for the purpose of engaging in Class III gaming activities on Indian lands. The compact allows for an increase in gaming devices and any devices or games authorized under State law to the State lottery. Finally, the term of the compact is until December 31, 2030. The Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior, through his delegated authority, is publishing notice that the Amendment between the State of California and the Morongo Band of Mission Indians is now in effect. Dated: December 13, 2007. Carl J. 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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

RIN 1018-AT72


Draft Mosquito and Mosquito-Borne Disease Management Policy 
Pursuant to the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of reopening of comment period.

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SUMMARY: We are reopening the comment period on the Federal Register 
notice published on October 15, 2007, that invited the public to 
comment on the Draft Mosquito and Mosquito-Borne Disease Management 
Policy Pursuant to the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act 
of 1997.

DATES: Submit comments on or before February 19, 2008.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on this draft policy by mail to: 
Michael J. Higgins, Biologist, National Wildlife Refuge System, U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Room 670, Arlington, 
Virginia 22203; by fax to 703-358-2248; or by e-mail to 
refugesystempolicycomments@fws.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael J. Higgins, U.S. Fish and 
Wildlife Service, 177 Admiral Cochrane Drive, Annapolis, MD 21401. 
Telephone: 410-573-4520; FAX: 410-269-0832.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In a Federal Register notice dated October 
15, 2007 (72 FR 58321), we published a draft policy for Mosquito and 
Mosquito-Borne Disease Management Policy Pursuant to the National 
Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997. This draft policy 
outlines the procedures refuge managers will follow in planning and 
implementing mosquito and mosquito-borne disease management within the 
Refuge System.
    We received several requests to extend the public comment period 
beyond the November 29, 2007, due date. In order to ensure that the 
public has an adequate opportunity to review and comment on our draft 
policy, we are reopening the comment period for an additional 60 days.

    Dated: December 11, 2007.
Kenneth Stansell,
Acting Director, Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. E7-24675 Filed 12-18-07; 8:45 am]
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