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Download as PDF mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 47948 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 159 / Friday, August 15, 2008 / Notices historic and archaeological resources. Rating EC1. EIS No. 20080171, ERP No. D–NOA– L91031–WA, Proposed Authorization of the Makah Indian Tribe’s Request to Hunt Gray Whales in the Tribe’s Usual and Accustomed Fishing Grounds off the Coast of Washington. Summary: EPA does not object to the proposed project. Rating LO. EIS No. 20080186, ERP No. D–FAA– K51044–NV, City of Mesquite, Proposed Replacement General Aviation Airport, Implementation, Clark County, NV. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about air toxics, aquatic resource, and biological/ wildlife impacts as well as indirect impacts associated with the proposed replacement airport site and future nonaviation use of the existing site. EPA requested additional analysis and/or mitigation strategies for each resource area of concern. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20080204, ERP No. D–APH– A82128–00, PROGRAMMATIC—Use of Genetically Engineered Fruit Fly and Pink Bollworm in APHIS Plant Pest Control Programs, Implementation. Summary: EPA has no objection to the proposed action. Rating LO. EIS No. 20080253, ERP No. D–NOA– E91024–00, Amendment 4 to the Spiny Lobster Fishery Management Plan of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands and Amendment 8 to the Spiny Lobster Fishery Management Plan of the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic, To Address the Harvest and Exportation of Undersized Lobster Tails to the United States. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about the no action alternative and believes that any of the proposed action alternatives would be more protective. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20080195, ERP No. DS–FHW– E40804–TN, Interstate 69 Segment of Independent Utility (SIU) #8, New Information for a New Crossover Alternative, from TN–385 in Millington, TN to I–155/US 51 in Dyersburg, TN, Funding, Shelby, Tipton, Lauderdale and Dyer Counties, TN. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about impacts to wetlands, rivers, streams, floodplains, and prime and unique farmland. EPA also has concerns about the selection of Alternative R as the preferred alternative. Rating EC2. VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:03 Aug 14, 2008 Jkt 214001 Final EISs EIS No. 20080198, ERP No. F–IBR– K39075–CA, Fish Passage Improvement Project, Red Bluff Diversion Dam (RBDD), Improvements of Anadromous Fish Passage both Upstream and Downstream, Tehama-Colusa Canal, RBDD to south of the Town of Dunnigan and Corning Canal, RBDD to south of the City of Corning, Funding, U.S. Army COE Section 10 and 404 Permits Issuance, Tehama, Glenn, Colusa, Yolo Counties, CA. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about water quality impacts, and potential impacts of climate change on the proposed action. We recommended the ROD include a commitment to post-project groundwater monitoring. EIS No. 20080211, ERP No. F–FRA– K53012–CA, Bay Area to Central Valley High-Speed Train (HST) Project, Provide a Reliable HighSpeed Electrified Train System to Link Bay Area Cities to the Central Valley, Sacramento, and South California. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about the proposed project regarding land-use and growth-related impacts. EIS No. 20080231, ERP No. F–FRC– L03013–00, Bradwood Landing Project, Liquefied Natural Gas Import Terminal and Natural Gas Pipeline Facilities, Construction and Operation, U.S. Army COE Section 10 and 404 Permits, Clatsop County, OR and Cowlitz County, WA. Summary: EPA continues to express environmental concerns about impacts to wetlands and air quality. EIS No. 20080244, ERP No. F–FAA– E51052–FL, Fort LauderdaleHollywood International Airport, Proposed Development and Extension of Runway 9R/27L and other Associated Airport Projects, Funding, U.S. Army COE Section 404 Permit and NPDES Permit, Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, FL. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about aircraft noise exposures to residents. Noise mitigation plan specifics and commitments were deferred to the FAA ROD. EIS No. 20080277, ERP No. F–SFW– G64013–TX, Texas Chenier Plain National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Development of a 15–Year Management Plan (Comprehensive Conservation Plan) for Refuge Complex, and Expansion of the Approval Land Acquisition PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Boundaries (Land Protection Plan) for the Four Refuges: Moody, Anahuac, McFaddin and Texas Point National Wildlife Refuges, Chambers, Jefferson and Galveston Counties, TX. Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. EIS No. 20080249, ERP No. FS–BLM– J02038–WY, Pinedale Anticline Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Project, Additional Information on Two New Alternatives, Consolidated Development with Year-Round Development (Construction, Drilling, Completion, and Production), Sublette County, WY. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about groundwater, ozone, and visibility impacts. Dated: August 12, 2008. Ken Mittelholtz, Environmental Protection Specialist, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. E8–18973 Filed 8–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [ER–FRL–8584–6] Environmental Impact Statements; Notice of Availability Responsible Agency: Office of Federal Activities, General Information (202) 564–1399 or http://www.epa.gov/ compliance/nepa/. Weekly Receipt of Environmental Impact Statements. Filed 08/4/2008 Through 08/8/2008 Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9. EIS No. 20080306, Final EIS, AFS, 00, Nebraska and South Dakota BlackTailed Prairie Dog Management, To Manage Prairie Dog Colonies in an Adaptive Fashion, Nebraska National Forest and Associated Units, Including Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment 3, Dawes, Sioux, Blaines Counties, NE and Custer, Fall River, Jackson, Pennington, Jones, Lyman, Stanley Counties, SD, Wait Period Ends: 09/ 15/2008, Contact: Mike McNeill 308– 432–0315. EIS No. 20080307, Final EIS, AFS, OR, East Maury Fuels and Vegetation Management Project, Proposed Fuels and Vegetation Treatments Reduce the Risk of Stand Loss, Lookout Mountain Ranger District, Ochoco National Forest, Crook County, OR, Wait Period Ends: 09/15/2008, Contact: Barbara Fontaine 541–416– 6500. E:\FR\FM\15AUN1.SGM 15AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 159 / Friday, August 15, 2008 / Notices mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES EIS No. 20080308, Final EIS, SFW, WA, Hanford Reach National Monument Comprehensive Conservation Plan, Management of Monument Resources, Programs and Visitors for the Next 15 Years, Adams, Benton, Franklin, and Grant Counties, WA, Wait Period Ends: 09/15/2008, Contact: Charles Houghten 503–231–2096. EIS No. 20080309, Draft EIS, TVA, GA, Mountain Reservoirs Land Management Plan, Implementation, Proposes to Develop a Plan for Managing Nine Mountain Reservoirs: Chatuge, Hiwassee, Blue Ridge, Nottely, Ocoees 1, 2, and 3, Apalachia, and Fontana Reservoirs, Fannin, Towns, and Union Counties, GA; Cherokee, Clay, Graham, and Swain Counties, North Carolina; and Polk County, TN, Comment Period Ends: 09/29/2008, Contact: Kenneth P. Parr 423–751–4254. EIS No. 20080310, Final EIS, COE, NC, West Onslow Beach and New River Inlet (Topsail Beach) Shore Protection Project, Storm Damages and Beach Erosion Reduction, Funding, Pender County, NC, Wait Period Ends: 09/15/ 2008, Contact: Glenn McIntosh 910– 251–4671. EIS No. 20080311, Final EIS, FTA, CO, Denver Union Station (DUS) Project, Transportation Improvement, Multimodal Transportation Center for the Metro Denver Region, Funding and NPDES Permit, City and County, Denver, CO, Wait Period Ends: 09/29/ 2008, Contact: James Barr 202–493– 2633. EIS No. 20080312, Draft EIS, FHW, SC, Southern Evacuation Lifeline Project, Proposed New Location Freeway Which Would Provide Improved Hurricane Evacuation, Congestion Relief, Improved Access to Services East and West of the Waccamaw River, Horry and Georgetown Counties, SC, Comment Period Ends: 09/29/2008, Contact: Patrick Tyndall 803–765–5460. EIS No. 20080313, Draft EIS, UAF, UT, White Elk Military Operations Area, Propose to Establish a New Military Operations Area (MOA) Linked to the Utah Test and Training Range (UTTR) Airspaces, Hill Air Force Base, UT, Comment Period Ends: 09/29/2008, Contact: Sheryle Parker 757–764– 9334. Amended Notices EIS No. 20080305, Final EIS, CGD, AL, Bienville Offshore Energy Terminal (BOET) Deepwater Port License Application (Docket # USCG–2006– 24644), Proposes to Construct and Operate a Liquefied Natural Gas Receiving and Regasification Facility, VerDate Aug<31>2005 19:03 Aug 14, 2008 Jkt 214001 Outer Continental Shelf of the Gulf of Mexico, South of Fort Morgan, AL, Wait Period Ends: 09/22/2008, Contact: Ltc. Hannah Kim 202–372– 1438. Revision to FR Notice Published 8/08/2008: Correction to Wait Period from 09/08/2008 to 9/22/2008. Dated: August 12, 2008. Ken Mittelholtz, Environmental Protection Specialist, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. E8–18976 Filed 8–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–ORD–2008–0200; FRL–8705–5] Board of Scientific Counselors, Water Quality Mid-Cycle Subcommittee Meetings—2008 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of meetings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Pub. L. 92– 463, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Research and Development (ORD), gives notice of two meetings of the Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) Water Quality MidCycle Subcommittee. DATES: The meetings (teleconference calls) will be held on Thursday, September 4, 2008 and Monday, September 15, 2008. Both calls are scheduled to be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. The meetings may adjourn early if all business is finished. Requests for the draft agendas or for making oral presentations at the conference calls will be accepted up to one business day before the meeting. 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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

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Environmental Impact Statements; Notice of Availability

    Responsible Agency: Office of Federal Activities, General 
Information (202) 564-1399 or http://www.epa.gov/compliance/nepa/.

Weekly Receipt of Environmental Impact Statements.
Filed 08/4/2008 Through 08/8/2008
Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9.
EIS No. 20080306, Final EIS, AFS, 00, Nebraska and South Dakota Black-
Tailed Prairie Dog Management, To Manage Prairie Dog Colonies in an 
Adaptive Fashion, Nebraska National Forest and Associated Units, 
Including Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment 3, Dawes, Sioux, 
Blaines Counties, NE and Custer, Fall River, Jackson, Pennington, 
Jones, Lyman, Stanley Counties, SD, Wait Period Ends: 09/15/2008, 
Contact: Mike McNeill 308-432-0315.
EIS No. 20080307, Final EIS, AFS, OR, East Maury Fuels and Vegetation 
Management Project, Proposed Fuels and Vegetation Treatments Reduce the 
Risk of Stand Loss, Lookout Mountain Ranger District, Ochoco National 
Forest, Crook County, OR, Wait Period Ends: 09/15/2008, Contact: 
Barbara Fontaine 541-416-6500.

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EIS No. 20080308, Final EIS, SFW, WA, Hanford Reach National Monument 
Comprehensive Conservation Plan, Management of Monument Resources, 
Programs and Visitors for the Next 15 Years, Adams, Benton, Franklin, 
and Grant Counties, WA, Wait Period Ends: 09/15/2008, Contact: Charles 
Houghten 503-231-2096.
EIS No. 20080309, Draft EIS, TVA, GA, Mountain Reservoirs Land 
Management Plan, Implementation, Proposes to Develop a Plan for 
Managing Nine Mountain Reservoirs: Chatuge, Hiwassee, Blue Ridge, 
Nottely, Ocoees 1, 2, and 3, Apalachia, and Fontana Reservoirs, Fannin, 
Towns, and Union Counties, GA; Cherokee, Clay, Graham, and Swain 
Counties, North Carolina; and Polk County, TN, Comment Period Ends: 09/
29/2008, Contact: Kenneth P. Parr 423-751-4254.
EIS No. 20080310, Final EIS, COE, NC, West Onslow Beach and New River 
Inlet (Topsail Beach) Shore Protection Project, Storm Damages and Beach 
Erosion Reduction, Funding, Pender County, NC, Wait Period Ends: 09/15/
2008, Contact: Glenn McIntosh 910-251-4671.
EIS No. 20080311, Final EIS, FTA, CO, Denver Union Station (DUS) 
Project, Transportation Improvement, Multimodal Transportation Center 
for the Metro Denver Region, Funding and NPDES Permit, City and County, 
Denver, CO, Wait Period Ends: 09/29/2008, Contact: James Barr 202-493-
2633.
EIS No. 20080312, Draft EIS, FHW, SC, Southern Evacuation Lifeline 
Project, Proposed New Location Freeway Which Would Provide Improved 
Hurricane Evacuation, Congestion Relief, Improved Access to Services 
East and West of the Waccamaw River, Horry and Georgetown Counties, SC, 
Comment Period Ends: 09/29/2008, Contact: Patrick Tyndall 803-765-5460.
EIS No. 20080313, Draft EIS, UAF, UT, White Elk Military Operations 
Area, Propose to Establish a New Military Operations Area (MOA) Linked 
to the Utah Test and Training Range (UTTR) Airspaces, Hill Air Force 
Base, UT, Comment Period Ends: 09/29/2008, Contact: Sheryle Parker 757-
764-9334.

Amended Notices

EIS No. 20080305, Final EIS, CGD, AL, Bienville Offshore Energy 
Terminal (BOET) Deepwater Port License Application (Docket  
USCG-2006-24644), Proposes to Construct and Operate a Liquefied Natural 
Gas Receiving and Regasification Facility, Outer Continental Shelf of 
the Gulf of Mexico, South of Fort Morgan, AL, Wait Period Ends: 09/22/
2008, Contact: Ltc. Hannah Kim 202-372-1438. Revision to FR Notice 
Published 8/08/2008: Correction to Wait Period from 09/08/2008 to 9/22/
2008.

    Dated: August 12, 2008.
Ken Mittelholtz,
Environmental Protection Specialist, Office of Federal Activities.
[FR Doc. E8-18976 Filed 8-14-08; 8:45 am]
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