American Basin Fish Screen and Habitat Improvement Project, Sacramento River, California, 11436-11437 [08-912]

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AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (as amended) and the California Environmental Quality Act, the Bureau of Reclamation and the California Department of Fish and Game as lead agencies have made available for public review and comment a joint Draft EIS/ EIR for the American Basin Fish Screen and Habitat Improvement Project. The Draft EIS/EIR describes and presents the environmental effects of four alternatives, including no action, to modify the Natomas Mutual Water Company’s water division and distribution system, thereby avoiding and minimizing potentially adverse affects to fish, particularly juvenile anadromous fish. A public hearing will be held to receive comments from individuals and organizations on the Draft EIS/EIR. DATES: Written comments on the Draft EIS/EIR will be accepted on or before May 2, 2008. A public hearing will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 19, 2008 in Sacramento, CA. Oral or written comments will be received regarding the project’s environmental effects. ADDRESSES: The public hearing will be held at Reclamation District No. 1000 Board Room, 1633 Garden Highway, Sacramento, CA. Send written comments on the Draft EIS/EIR to Mr. Brad Hubbard, Bureau of Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825. Copies of the Draft EIS/EIR may be requested from Mr. Hubbard at the above address, or by calling 916–978–5204. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for locations where copies of the Draft EIS/ EIR are available for public inspection. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brad Hubbard, Natural Resources Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation, at 916–978– 5204; or James Navicky, Environmental Scientist, California Department of Fish and Game, at 916–358–2926. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Draft EIS/EIR will address impacts related to constructing and operating one or two positive-barrier fish screen diversion PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 facilities; decommissioning and removing the Verona Diversion Dam and lift pumps; removing five pumping plants and one small private diversion; and modifying the distribution system. The Draft EIS/EIR documents the description and analysis of project construction and operation on fish resources, vegetation and wildlife, hydrology and water quality, recreation, visual and cultural resources, land use, geology and soils, traffic and circulation, air quality, noise, and hazards and hazardous materials. Copies of the Draft EIS/EIR are available for public inspection and review at the following locations: • Bureau of Reclamation, Denver Office Library, Building 67, Room 167, Denver Federal Center, 6th and Kipling, Denver, CO 80225; telephone: 303–445– 2072. • Bureau of Reclamation, Office of Public Affairs, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825–1898; telephone: 916–978–5100. • Natural Resources Library, U.S. Department of the Interior, 1849 C Street, NW., Main Interior Building, Washington, DC 20240–0001. • California Department of Fish and Game, 1701 Nimbus Road, Rancho Cordova, CA. • Natomas Mutual Water Company, 2601 West Elkhorn Boulevard, Rio Linda, California 95673; telephone: 916–419–5936. Libraries • Sacramento Public Library, 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814. • South Natomas Library, 2901 Truxel Road, Sacramento, CA 95833. • Sutter County Library, 750 Forbes Ave., Yuba City, CA 95991. Before including your name, 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. Hearing Process Information The purpose of the public hearing is to provide the public with an opportunity to comment on environmental issues addressed in the Draft EIS/EIR. Written comments will also be accepted. Persons needing reasonable accommodations in order to attend and participate in the public meeting should contact Mr. Brad Hubbard at 916–978– E:\FR\FM\03MRN1.SGM 03MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 42 / Monday, March 3, 2008 / Notices 5204 as soon as possible. In order to allow sufficient time to process requests, please call Mr. Hubbard no later than one week before the meeting. Information regarding this project is available in alternative formats upon request. Dated: February 13, 2008. John F. Davis, Deputy Regional Director, Mid-Pacific Region. [FR Doc. 08–912 Filed 2–29–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–M INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–448 and 731– TA–1117 (Final)] Certain Off-the-Road Tires From China United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Scheduling of the final phase of countervailing duty and antidumping investigations. AGENCY: rmajette on PROD1PC64 with NOTICES SUMMARY: The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the final phase of countervailing duty investigation No. 701–TA–448 (Final) under section 705(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b)) (the Act) and the final phase of antidumping investigation No. 731–TA–1117 (Final) under section 735(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)) to determine whether an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded, by reason of subsidized and less-than-fair-value imports from China of certain off-theroad tires, provided for in subheading 4011.20.10, 4011.20.50, 4011.61.00, 4011.62.00, 4011.63.00, 4011.69.00, 4011.92.00, 4011.93.40, 4011.93.80, 4011.94.40, and 4011.94.80 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States.1 For further information concerning the conduct of this phase of the 1 For purposes of these investigations, the Department of Commerce has defined the subject merchandise as new pneumatic tires designed for off-the-road (‘‘OTR’’) and off-highway use, subject to exceptions identified in Commerce’s Preliminary Determination of Sales at Less Than Fair Value and Postponement of Final Determination (73 FR 9278, February 20, 2008). Certain OTR tires are generally designed, manufactured and offered for sale for use on off-road or off-highway surfaces, including but not limited to, agricultural fields, forests, construction sites, factory and warehouse interiors, airport tarmacs, ports and harbors, mines, quarries, gravel yards, and steel mills. The vehicles and equipment for which certain OTR tires are designed are used in hauling, towing, lifting, and/or loading a wide variety of equipment and materials in agricultural, construction and industrial settings. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:33 Feb 29, 2008 Jkt 214001 investigations, hearing procedures, and rules of general application, consult the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A and C (19 CFR part 207). EFFECTIVE DATE: February 20, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Haines (202–205–3200), Office of Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436. Hearingimpaired persons can obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on 202– 205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server (http:// www.usitc.gov). The public record for these investigations may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background.—The final phase of these investigations is being scheduled as a result of affirmative preliminary determinations by the Department of Commerce that certain benefits which constitute subsidies within the meaning of section 703 of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1671b) are being provided to manufacturers, producers, or exporters in China of certain off-the-road tires, and that such products are being sold in the United States at less than fair value within the meaning of section 733 of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673b). The investigations were requested in a petition filed on June 18, 2007, by Titan Tire Corporation (Des Moines, IA) and The United Steelworkers (Pittsburgh, PA) Participation in the investigations and public service list.—Persons, including industrial users of the subject merchandise and, if the merchandise is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations, wishing to participate in the final phase of these investigations as parties must file an entry of appearance with the Secretary to the Commission, as provided in section 201.11 of the Commission’s rules, no later than 21 days prior to the hearing date specified in this notice. A party that filed a notice of appearance during the preliminary phase of the investigations need not file an additional notice of appearance during this final phase. The Secretary will maintain a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11437 or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. Limited disclosure of business proprietary information (BPI) under an administrative protective order (APO) and BPI service list.—Pursuant to section 207.7(a) of the Commission’s rules, the Secretary will make BPI gathered in the final phase of these investigations available to authorized applicants under the APO issued in the investigations, provided that the application is made no later than 21 days prior to the hearing date specified in this notice. Authorized applicants must represent interested parties, as defined by 19 U.S.C. 1677(9), who are parties to the investigations. A party granted access to BPI in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not reapply for such access. A separate service list will be maintained by the Secretary for those parties authorized to receive BPI under the APO. Staff report.—The prehearing staff report in the final phase of these investigations will be placed in the nonpublic record on June 18, 2008, and a public version will be issued thereafter, pursuant to section 207.22 of the Commission’s rules. Hearing.—The Commission will hold a hearing in connection with the final phase of these investigations beginning at 9:30 a.m. on July 2, 2008, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building. Requests to appear at the hearing should be filed in writing with the Secretary to the Commission on or before June 25, 2008. A nonparty who has testimony that may aid the Commission’s deliberations may request permission to present a short statement at the hearing. All parties and nonparties desiring to appear at the hearing and make oral presentations should attend a prehearing conference to be held at 9:30 a.m. on June 30, 2008, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building. Oral testimony and written materials to be submitted at the public hearing are governed by sections 201.6(b)(2), 201.13(f), and 207.24 of the Commission’s rules. Parties must submit any request to present a portion of their hearing testimony in camera no later than 7 business days prior to the date of the hearing. Written submissions.—Each party who is an interested party shall submit a prehearing brief to the Commission. Prehearing briefs must conform with the provisions of section 207.23 of the Commission’s rules; the deadline for filing is June 25, 2008. Parties may also file written testimony in connection with their presentation at the hearing, as provided in section 207.24 of the E:\FR\FM\03MRN1.SGM 03MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 42 (Monday, March 3, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 11436-11437]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 08-912]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation


American Basin Fish Screen and Habitat Improvement Project, 
Sacramento River, California

AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability of the Draft Environmental Impact. 
Statement/Environmental Impact Report (EIS/EIR) and notice of public 
hearing.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (as 
amended) and the California Environmental Quality Act, the Bureau of 
Reclamation and the California Department of Fish and Game as lead 
agencies have made available for public review and comment a joint 
Draft EIS/EIR for the American Basin Fish Screen and Habitat 
Improvement Project. The Draft EIS/EIR describes and presents the 
environmental effects of four alternatives, including no action, to 
modify the Natomas Mutual Water Company's water division and 
distribution system, thereby avoiding and minimizing potentially 
adverse affects to fish, particularly juvenile anadromous fish. A 
public hearing will be held to receive comments from individuals and 
organizations on the Draft EIS/EIR.

DATES: Written comments on the Draft EIS/EIR will be accepted on or 
before May 2, 2008.
    A public hearing will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 19, 
2008 in Sacramento, CA. Oral or written comments will be received 
regarding the project's environmental effects.

ADDRESSES: The public hearing will be held at Reclamation District No. 
1000 Board Room, 1633 Garden Highway, Sacramento, CA.
    Send written comments on the Draft EIS/EIR to Mr. Brad Hubbard, 
Bureau of Reclamation, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825. Copies 
of the Draft EIS/EIR may be requested from Mr. Hubbard at the above 
address, or by calling 916-978-5204. See Supplementary Information 
section for locations where copies of the Draft EIS/EIR are available 
for public inspection.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brad Hubbard, Natural Resources 
Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation, at 916-978-5204; or James Navicky, 
Environmental Scientist, California Department of Fish and Game, at 
916-358-2926.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Draft EIS/EIR will address impacts 
related to constructing and operating one or two positive-barrier fish 
screen diversion facilities; decommissioning and removing the Verona 
Diversion Dam and lift pumps; removing five pumping plants and one 
small private diversion; and modifying the distribution system. The 
Draft EIS/EIR documents the description and analysis of project 
construction and operation on fish resources, vegetation and wildlife, 
hydrology and water quality, recreation, visual and cultural resources, 
land use, geology and soils, traffic and circulation, air quality, 
noise, and hazards and hazardous materials.
    Copies of the Draft EIS/EIR are available for public inspection and 
review at the following locations:
     Bureau of Reclamation, Denver Office Library, Building 67, 
Room 167, Denver Federal Center, 6th and Kipling, Denver, CO 80225; 
telephone: 303-445-2072.
     Bureau of Reclamation, Office of Public Affairs, 2800 
Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825-1898; telephone: 916-978-5100.
     Natural Resources Library, U.S. Department of the 
Interior, 1849 C Street, NW., Main Interior Building, Washington, DC 
20240-0001.
     California Department of Fish and Game, 1701 Nimbus Road, 
Rancho Cordova, CA.
     Natomas Mutual Water Company, 2601 West Elkhorn Boulevard, 
Rio Linda, California 95673; telephone: 916-419-5936.

Libraries

     Sacramento Public Library, 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA 
95814.
     South Natomas Library, 2901 Truxel Road, Sacramento, CA 
95833.
     Sutter County Library, 750 Forbes Ave., Yuba City, CA 
95991.
    Before including your name, 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.

Hearing Process Information

    The purpose of the public hearing is to provide the public with an 
opportunity to comment on environmental issues addressed in the Draft 
EIS/EIR. Written comments will also be accepted.
    Persons needing reasonable accommodations in order to attend and 
participate in the public meeting should contact Mr. Brad Hubbard at 
916-978-

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5204 as soon as possible. In order to allow sufficient time to process 
requests, please call Mr. Hubbard no later than one week before the 
meeting. Information regarding this project is available in alternative 
formats upon request.

    Dated: February 13, 2008.
John F. Davis,
Deputy Regional Director, Mid-Pacific Region.
[FR Doc. 08-912 Filed 2-29-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-MN-M