Notice of Public Meeting, North Slope Science Initiative, Science Technical Advisory Panel, 47221 [E8-18715]

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E8–18770 Filed 8–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4J–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [AK–910–08–1739–NSSI] Notice of Public Meeting, North Slope Science Initiative, Science Technical Advisory Panel Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, North Slope Science Initiative, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, North Slope Science Initiative (NSSI) Science Technical Advisory Panel (STAP), will meet as indicated below. DATES: The meeting will be held September 18 and 19, 2008, at the National Park Service Office, 4175 Geist Road, Fairbanks, Alaska. The September 18 meeting will begin at 9 a.m., with a one-hour public comment beginning at 3 p.m. The September 19 meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and adjourn at 12:20 p.m. John F. Payne, PhD, Executive Director, North Slope Science Initiative (910), c/o Bureau of Land Management, 222 W. Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513. Telephone (907) 271– 3131 or e-mail jpayne@ak.blm.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The North Slope Science Initiative, Science Technical Advisory Panel provides advice and recommendations to the North Slope Science Initiative Oversight Group regarding priority needs for management decisions across the North Slope of Alaska. These priority needs may include recommendations on inventory, monitoring and research activities that contribute to informed land management decisions. At this meeting, discussion topics will include: • Report by Science Technical Advisory Panel Chair on committee activities • Development of emerging issues • Coordination with senior NSSI agency staff on emerging issues • Subcommittee reports FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00096 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 47221 • Other topics the Oversight Group or Science Technical Advisory Panel may raise All meetings are open to the public. Depending on the number of people wishing to comment and time available, the time for individual oral comments may be limited, so be prepared to submit written comments if necessary. You may present written comments to the Science Technical Advisory Panel through the Executive Director, North Slope Science Initiative. 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. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation, transportation, or other reasonable accommodations, should contact the Executive Director, North Slope Science Initiative. Dated: August 6, 2008. Thomas P. Lonnie, Alaska State Director. [FR Doc. E8–18715 Filed 8–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JA–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Minerals Management Service Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), Alaska OCS Region, North Aleutian Basin, Proposed Oil and Gas Lease Sale 214 Minerals Management Service (MMS), Interior. ACTION: Notice of scoping meetings and extension of scoping period to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). AGENCY: SUMMARY: As part of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) scoping process for the EIS on the proposed North Aleutian Basin OCS Oil and Gas Lease Sale 214, MMS has scheduled seven scoping meetings for August and September of 2008 to provide opportunity for public participation in the scoping process from communities within the vicinity of the North Aleutian Basin Planning Area. In addition, the MMS is announcing an extension of the deadline for submission of written scoping comments along with this public scoping meeting schedule. E:\FR\FM\13AUN1.SGM 13AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 157 (Wednesday, August 13, 2008)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-18715]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[AK-910-08-1739-NSSI]


Notice of Public Meeting, North Slope Science Initiative, Science 
Technical Advisory Panel

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, North Slope 
Science Initiative, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act 
(FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. 
Department of the Interior, North Slope Science Initiative (NSSI) 
Science Technical Advisory Panel (STAP), will meet as indicated below.

DATES: The meeting will be held September 18 and 19, 2008, at the 
National Park Service Office, 4175 Geist Road, Fairbanks, Alaska. The 
September 18 meeting will begin at 9 a.m., with a one-hour public 
comment beginning at 3 p.m. The September 19 meeting will begin at 9 
a.m. and adjourn at 12:20 p.m.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John F. Payne, PhD, Executive 
Director, North Slope Science Initiative (910), c/o Bureau of Land 
Management, 222 W. Seventh Avenue, 13, Anchorage, Alaska 
99513. Telephone (907) 271-3131 or e-mail jpayne@ak.blm.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The North Slope Science Initiative, Science 
Technical Advisory Panel provides advice and recommendations to the 
North Slope Science Initiative Oversight Group regarding priority needs 
for management decisions across the North Slope of Alaska. These 
priority needs may include recommendations on inventory, monitoring and 
research activities that contribute to informed land management 
decisions. At this meeting, discussion topics will include:
     Report by Science Technical Advisory Panel Chair on 
committee activities
     Development of emerging issues
     Coordination with senior NSSI agency staff on emerging 
issues
     Subcommittee reports
     Other topics the Oversight Group or Science Technical 
Advisory Panel may raise
    All meetings are open to the public. Depending on the number of 
people wishing to comment and time available, the time for individual 
oral comments may be limited, so be prepared to submit written comments 
if necessary. You may present written comments to the Science Technical 
Advisory Panel through the Executive Director, North Slope Science 
Initiative. 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.
    Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as 
sign language interpretation, transportation, or other reasonable 
accommodations, should contact the Executive Director, North Slope 
Science Initiative.

    Dated: August 6, 2008.
Thomas P. Lonnie,
Alaska State Director.
[FR Doc. E8-18715 Filed 8-12-08; 8:45 am]
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