Alaska Native Claims Selection, 53267-53268 [E8-21398]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 179 / Monday, September 15, 2008 / Notices Dated: September 8, 2008. Victor Labson, Acting Associate Director for Geology. [FR Doc. E8–21427 Filed 9–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4311–AM–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR U.S. Geological Survey Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Interior. ACTION: Notice of an extension of an information collection (1028–0048). mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: To comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), we are notifying the public that we will submit to OMB an information collection request (ICR) to renew approval of the paperwork requirements for ‘‘USGS Earthquake Report, (1 USGS form).’’ This notice provides the public an opportunity to comment on the paperwork burden of this form. DATES: You must submit comments on or before November 14, 2008. ADDRESSES: Send your comments on this information collection directly to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior via OMB e-mail: (OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov); or by fax (202) 395–6566; and identify your submission with #1028–0048. Please submit a copy of your comments to Phadrea Ponds, Information Collections, U.S. Geological Survey, 2150-C Center Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80525 (mail); (970) 226– 9230 (fax); or pponds@usgs.gov (e-mail). Use Information Collection Number 1028–0062 in the subject line. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request additional information about this ICR, contact John Dewey at (303) 274–8419. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: USGS Earthquake Report. OMB Control Number: 1028–0048. Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The U.S. Geological Survey is required to collect, evaluate, publish and distribute published information concerning earthquakes. Respondents will have an opportunity to voluntarily supply information concerning the effects of shaking from an earthquake— on themselves, buildings, other manmade structures, and ground effects such as faulting or landslides. VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:22 Sep 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 We will protect information from respondents considered proprietary under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552) and implementing regulations (43 CFR part 2), and under regulations at 30 CFR 250.197, ‘‘Data and information to be made available to the public or for limited inspection.’’ Responses are voluntary. No questions of a ‘‘sensitive’’ nature are asked. We will release data collected on these forms only in formats that do not include proprietary information volunteered by respondents. Affected Public: General Public. Respondent Obligation: Voluntary. Frequency of Collection: On occasion, after each earthquake. Estimated Number and Description of Respondents: Approximately 100,000 individuals affected by an earthquake. Estimated Number of Responses: 80,000. Annual Burden Hours: 10,000 hours. Estimated Annual Reporting and Recordkeeping ‘‘Hour’’ Burden: The currently approved ‘‘hour’’ burden for this collection is 10,000 hours. We estimate the public reporting burden will average 6 minutes per response. This includes the time for reviewing instructions, and answering a Webbased questionnaire. Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping ‘‘Non-Hour Cost’’ Burden: We have not identified any ‘‘non-hour cost’’ burdens associated with this collection of information. Public Disclosure Statement: The PRA (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.) provides that an agency may not conduct or sponsor and you are not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Until OMB approves a collection of information, you are not obligated to respond. Comments: Before submitting an ICR to OMB, PRA section 3506(c)(2)(A) (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.) requires each agency ‘‘ * * * to provide notice * * * and otherwise consult with members of the public and affected agencies concerning each proposed collection of information * * * ’’ Agencies must specifically solicit comments. We invite comments concerning this information collection on: (1) Whether or not the collection of information is necessary, including whether or not the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of our estimate of the burden for this collection of information; (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 53267 (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents. Please note that the comments submitted in response to this notice are a matter of public record. 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 OMB in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that it will be done. To comply with the public process, we publish this Federal Register notice announcing that we will submit this ICR to OMB for approval. The notice provided the required 60-day public comment period. USGS Information Collection Clearance Officer: Phadrea Ponds, 970– 226–9445. Dated: September 9, 2008. Vic Labson, Acting Associate Director for Geology. [FR Doc. E8–21428 Filed 9–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4311–AM–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [F–14930–B, F–14930–C, F–14930–D, F– 14930–E, F–14930–M; AK–964–1410–KC–P] Alaska Native Claims Selection Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance. AGENCY: SUMMARY: As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an appealable decision approving lands for conveyance pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act will be issued to NANA Regional Corporation, Inc., Successor in Interest to Akuliuk Corporation. The lands are in the vicinity of Selawik, Alaska, and are located in: Kateel River Meridian, Alaska T. 13 N., R. 4 W., Secs. 1 to 36, inclusive. Containing approximately 18,501 acres. T. 14 N., R. 4 W., Secs. 21 to 36, inclusive. Containing approximately 8,452 acres. T. 12 N., R. 5 W., Sec. 33. Containing approximately 60 acres. T. 14 N., R. 5 W., Secs. 1 to 4, inclusive; E:\FR\FM\15SEN1.SGM 15SEN1 53268 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 179 / Monday, September 15, 2008 / Notices Sec. 6; Sec. 9 to 16, inclusive; Secs. 21 to 24, inclusive; Sec. 31. Containing approximately 8,952 acres. T. 16 N., R. 5 W., Secs. 2 and 15. Containing approximately 1,280 acres. T. 16 N., R. 8 W., Secs. 14, 22, and 23. Containing approximately 1,840 acres. Aggregating approximately 39,085 acres. SUMMARY: As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an appealable decision approving the surface and subsurface estates in certain lands for conveyance pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act will be issued to Doyon, Limited. The lands are in the vicinity of Koyukuk, Alaska, and are located in: Kateel River Meridian, Alaska The subsurface estate in these lands will be conveyed to NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. when the surface estate is conveyed to NANA Regional Corporation, Inc., Successor in Interest to Akuliuk Corporation. Notice of the decision will also be published four times in the Arctic Sounder. DATES: The time limits for filing an appeal are: 1. Any party claiming a property interest which is adversely affected by the decision shall have until October 15, 2008 to file an appeal. 2. Parties receiving service of the decision by certified mail shall have 30 days from the date of receipt to file an appeal. Parties who do not file an appeal in accordance with the requirements of 43 CFR Part 4, Subpart E, shall be deemed to have waived their rights. ADDRESSES: A copy of the decision may be obtained from: Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, 222 West Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513–7504. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Bureau of Land Management by phone at 907–271–5960, or by e-mail at ak.blm.conveyance@ak.blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunication device (TTD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8330, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to contact the Bureau of Land Management. Hillary Woods, Land Law Examiner, Land Transfer Adjudication I. [FR Doc. E8–21398 Filed 9–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JA–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES [F–19155–16; AK–964–1410–KC–P] Alaska Native Claims Selection AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance. ACTION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:22 Sep 12, 2008 Jkt 214001 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AGENCY: T. 8 S., R. 4 E., Secs. 1 and 2; Secs. 11 and 12. Containing approximately 2,141 acres. T. 7 S., R. 5 E., Secs. 24 and 29. Containing approximately 71 acres. T. 6 S., R. 6 E., Secs. 4, 9, 16, 21, 28, and 31. Containing approximately 3,747 acres. T. 7 S., R. 7 E., Sec. 30; Secs. 32 and 33. Containing approximately 312 acres. Aggregating approximately 6,271 acres. Notice of the decision will also be published four times in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. The time limits for filing an appeal are: 1. Any party claiming a property interest which is adversely affected by the decision shall have until October 15, 2008 to file an appeal. 2. Parties receiving service of the decision by certified mail shall have 30 days from the date of receipt to file an appeal. Parties who do not file an appeal in accordance with the requirements of 43 CFR Part 4, Subpart E, shall be deemed to have waived their rights. DATES: A copy of the decision may be obtained from: Bureau of Land Management, Alaska State Office, 222 West Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, Alaska 99513–7504. ADDRESSES: The Bureau of Land Management by phone at 907–271–5960, or by e-mail at ak.blm.conveyance@ak.blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunication device (TTD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877– 8330, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to contact the Bureau of Land Management. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Jenny M. Anderson, Land Law Examiner, Land Transfer Adjudication I. [FR Doc. E8–21403 Filed 9–12–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JA–P PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Bureau of Land Management [OR–025–1990–EX–241A; HAG8–0195] Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Celatom Mine Expansion Plan of Operations From EP Minerals, LLC Bureau of Land Management, Burns District, Three Rivers Resource Area. ACTION: Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement. SUMMARY: In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and surface management regulations at 43 CFR part 3809 and 43 CFR part 3715 for operations authorized by the mining laws on public lands, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is initiating preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to analyze potential environmental effects resulting from proposed expansion of an existing diatomite mine. DATES: Scoping comments will be accepted for 45 days following publication of this notice. The scoping comments will be used as BLM prepares the Draft EIS. Public notice will be provided when the Draft EIS becomes available in 2009. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information or to have your name added to our mailing list, contact Celatom Mine Expansion EIS Lead, Bureau of Land Management, Burns District Office, 28910, Highway 20 West, Hines, Oregon 97738; (541) 573–4400; Fax (541) 573–4411; or e-mail (OREPCME@blm.gov). Documents pertinent to this project may be examined at the Burns District Office west of Hines, Oregon, during regular business hours, 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Celatom Mine is currently on Federal, State, and private land covering approximately 450 acres. On Federal land it is operating under a Mine Plan of Operations received by Burns District BLM in 1984 that was approved by BLM after completion of an Environmental Assessment in 1985. Proposed expansion of the Celatom Mine and changes in mining methods require additional environmental analysis. The existing disturbance, coupled with proposed mine expansion and areas proposed for exploratory drilling, encompasses 8,115 acres of public land managed by BLM, 1,280 acres of state E:\FR\FM\15SEN1.SGM 15SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 179 (Monday, September 15, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 53267-53268]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-21398]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[F-14930-B, F-14930-C, F-14930-D, F-14930-E, F-14930-M; AK-964-1410-KC-
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Alaska Native Claims Selection

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of decision approving lands for conveyance.

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SUMMARY: As required by 43 CFR 2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that 
an appealable decision approving lands for conveyance pursuant to the 
Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act will be issued to NANA Regional 
Corporation, Inc., Successor in Interest to Akuliuk Corporation. The 
lands are in the vicinity of Selawik, Alaska, and are located in:

Kateel River Meridian, Alaska

T. 13 N., R. 4 W.,
    Secs. 1 to 36, inclusive.

    Containing approximately 18,501 acres.

T. 14 N., R. 4 W.,
    Secs. 21 to 36, inclusive.

    Containing approximately 8,452 acres.

T. 12 N., R. 5 W.,
    Sec. 33.

    Containing approximately 60 acres.

T. 14 N., R. 5 W.,
    Secs. 1 to 4, inclusive;

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    Sec. 6;
    Sec. 9 to 16, inclusive;
    Secs. 21 to 24, inclusive;
    Sec. 31.

    Containing approximately 8,952 acres.

T. 16 N., R. 5 W.,
    Secs. 2 and 15.

    Containing approximately 1,280 acres.

T. 16 N., R. 8 W.,
    Secs. 14, 22, and 23.

    Containing approximately 1,840 acres.
    Aggregating approximately 39,085 acres.

    The subsurface estate in these lands will be conveyed to NANA 
Regional Corporation, Inc. when the surface estate is conveyed to NANA 
Regional Corporation, Inc., Successor in Interest to Akuliuk 
Corporation. Notice of the decision will also be published four times 
in the Arctic Sounder.

DATES: The time limits for filing an appeal are:
    1. Any party claiming a property interest which is adversely 
affected by the decision shall have until October 15, 2008 to file an 
appeal.
    2. Parties receiving service of the decision by certified mail 
shall have 30 days from the date of receipt to file an appeal.
    Parties who do not file an appeal in accordance with the 
requirements of 43 CFR Part 4, Subpart E, shall be deemed to have 
waived their rights.

ADDRESSES: A copy of the decision may be obtained from: Bureau of Land 
Management, Alaska State Office, 222 West Seventh Avenue, 13, 
Anchorage, Alaska 99513-7504.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Bureau of Land Management by phone 
at 907-271-5960, or by e-mail at ak.blm.conveyance@ak.blm.gov. Persons 
who use a telecommunication device (TTD) may call the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8330, 24 hours a day, 
seven days a week, to contact the Bureau of Land Management.

Hillary Woods,
Land Law Examiner, Land Transfer Adjudication I.
[FR Doc. E8-21398 Filed 9-12-08; 8:45 am]
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