Call for Nominations To Fill Two Vacancies on the Pinedale Anticline Working Group (PAWG), 55524-55525 [E8-22497]

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E8–22545 Filed 9–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JA–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [WY–100–08–1310–NB] Call for Nominations To Fill Two Vacancies on the Pinedale Anticline Working Group (PAWG) Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Call for nominations for membership on the Pinedale Anticline Working Group (PAWG). AGENCY: All nominations should be postmarked no later than 30 days from date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Final appointments will be made by the Secretary of the Interior. ADDRESSES: Nominations should be sent to Mr. David Crowley, Pinedale Anticline Working Group Coordinator, Bureau of Land Management, Pinedale Field Office, 1625 West Pine Street, P.O. Box 768, Pinedale, Wyoming 82941, or via e-mail to dave_crowley@blm.gov. SUMMARY: On June 25, 2008, the Secretary of the Interior renewed the Charter for the PAWG and Task Groups. There are currently two vacancies on the PAWG for which nominations are being solicited: A representative of (1) Sublette County Government, and (2) the oil and gas operators. Section 309 of FLPMA directs the Secretary to select 10 to 15 member citizen-based advisory councils that are consistent with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Individuals or groups who wish to submit a nomination or are interested in becoming a member of the PAWG should submit the specified information within 30 days of this Notice. Nomination forms may be found at http://www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/ field_offices/Pinedale/pawg.html. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. David Crowley, Pinedale Anticline Working Group Coordinator, Bureau of Land Management, Pinedale Field Office, 1625 West Pine Street, P.O. Box 768, Pinedale, Wyoming 82941, telephone (307) 367–5323. dave_crowley@blm.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Pinedale Anticline Working Group DATES: E:\FR\FM\25SEN1.SGM 25SEN1 mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 187 / Thursday, September 25, 2008 / Notices (PAWG) was established as a result of the Record of Decision for the Pinedale Anticline Environmental Impact Statement (2000). On June 25, 2008, the Secretary of the Interior renewed the PAWG Charter. The PAWG advises the BLM on the development and implementation of monitoring plans and adaptive management decisions as development of the Pinedale Anticline Natural Gas Field proceeds. The PAWG is composed of nine members representing governmental agencies, industrial operators, interest groups and local communities. Members are appointed to the PAWG to serve a 2-year term. Nominations are currently being taken to represent: (1) Sublette County Government and (2) the oil and gas operators. Additional information can be found at: http://www.blm.gov/wy/st/ en/field_offices/Pinedale/pawg.html. The PAWG Charter established several membership selection criteria and operational procedures that were developed once the Working Group became active. These are listed as follows: 1. The PAWG is composed of nine members who reside in the State of Wyoming. The PAWG members will be appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the Secretary of the Interior. 2. All members should have demonstrated an ability to analyze and interpret data and information, evaluate proposals, identify problems, and promote the use of collaborative management techniques (such as, long term planning, management across jurisdictional boundaries, data sharing, information exchange, and partnerships), and a knowledge of issues involving oil and gas development activities. 3. The service of the PAWG members shall be as follows: a. PAWG members will be appointed to 2-year terms, subject to removal by the Secretary of the Interior. At the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, members may be reappointed to additional terms. b. The Chairperson of the PAWG will be selected by the PAWG. c. The term of the Chairperson will not exceed 2 years. Individuals, or representatives of groups, who wish to become members of the Pinedale Anticline Working Group should complete and submit the following information to this office within 30 days after publication in the Federal Register: 1. Representative Group to be considered for: Sublette County Government or oil and gas operators: 2. Nominee’s Full Name: 3. Business Address: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:50 Sep 24, 2008 Jkt 214001 4. Business Phone: 5. Home Address: 6. Home Phone: 7. Occupation/Title: 8. Qualifications (education including colleges, degrees, major field of study and/or training): 9. Career Highlights (significant related experience, civic and professional activities, elected offices, prior advisory committee experience, or career achievements related to the interest to be represented): 10. Experience in collaborative management techniques, such as long term planning, management across jurisdictional boundaries, data sharing, information exchange and partnerships: 11. Experience in data analysis and interpretation, problem identification and evaluation of proposals: 12. Knowledge of issues involving oil and gas development: 13. Indicate Specific Area of Interest to be Represented from the following: (1) Sublette County, (2) The Town of Pinedale, (3) The oil and gas operators, (4) The environmental community, (5) The livestock operators, and (6) The adjacent landowner. 14. List any leases, licenses, permits, contracts or claims that you hold which involve lands or resources administered by the BLM: 15. Attach two or three Letters of Reference from interests or organization to be represented: 16. Nominated by: Include Nominator’s name, address and telephone number(s). 17. Date of nomination: Groups should nominate more than one person and indicate their preferred order of appointment selection. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your nomination form, you should be aware that your entire nomination form— including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your nomination form to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Donald A. Simpson, Acting State Director. [FR Doc. E8–22497 Filed 9–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55525 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CA–610–07–1990–AL] Call for Nominations for the Bureau of Land Management’s California Desert District Advisory Council Call for nominations for the Bureau of Land Management’s California Desert District Advisory Council. ACTION: Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management’s California Desert District is soliciting nominations from the public for five members of its District Advisory Council to serve the 2009– 2011 three-year term. Council members provide advice and recommendations to BLM on the management of public lands in southern California. Public notice begins with the publication date of this notice. Nominations will be accepted through Saturday, October 30, 2008. The three-year term would begin January 1, 2009. The five positions to be filled include: —One renewable resources representative. —One elected official. —One transportation/Rights-of-Way. —One renewable energy interests. —One public-at-large. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The California Desert District Advisory Council is comprised of 15 private individuals who represent different interests and advise BLM officials on policies and programs concerning the management of 11 million acres of public land in southern California. The Council meets in formal session three to four times each year in various locations throughout the California Desert District. Council members serve without compensation except for reimbursement of travel expenditures incurred in the course of their duties. Members serve three-year terms and may be nominated for reappointment for an additional three-year term. Section 309 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) directs the Secretary of the Interior to involve the public in planning and issues related to management of BLM administered lands. The Secretary also selects council nominees consistent with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), which requires nominees appointed to the council be balanced in terms of points of view and representative of the various interests AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\25SEN1.SGM 25SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[WY-100-08-1310-NB]


Call for Nominations To Fill Two Vacancies on the Pinedale 
Anticline Working Group (PAWG)

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Call for nominations for membership on the Pinedale Anticline 
Working Group (PAWG).

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DATES: All nominations should be postmarked no later than 30 days from 
date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Final 
appointments will be made by the Secretary of the Interior.

ADDRESSES: Nominations should be sent to Mr. David Crowley, Pinedale 
Anticline Working Group Coordinator, Bureau of Land Management, 
Pinedale Field Office, 1625 West Pine Street, P.O. Box 768, Pinedale, 
Wyoming 82941, or via e-mail to dave_crowley@blm.gov.
SUMMARY: On June 25, 2008, the Secretary of the Interior renewed the 
Charter for the PAWG and Task Groups. There are currently two vacancies 
on the PAWG for which nominations are being solicited: A representative 
of (1) Sublette County Government, and (2) the oil and gas operators. 
Section 309 of FLPMA directs the Secretary to select 10 to 15 member 
citizen-based advisory councils that are consistent with the 
requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Individuals 
or groups who wish to submit a nomination or are interested in becoming 
a member of the PAWG should submit the specified information within 30 
days of this Notice. Nomination forms may be found at http://
www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/field_offices/Pinedale/pawg.html.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. David Crowley, Pinedale Anticline 
Working Group Coordinator, Bureau of Land Management, Pinedale Field 
Office, 1625 West Pine Street, P.O. Box 768, Pinedale, Wyoming 82941, 
telephone (307) 367-5323. dave_crowley@blm.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Pinedale Anticline Working Group

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(PAWG) was established as a result of the Record of Decision for the 
Pinedale Anticline Environmental Impact Statement (2000). On June 25, 
2008, the Secretary of the Interior renewed the PAWG Charter. The PAWG 
advises the BLM on the development and implementation of monitoring 
plans and adaptive management decisions as development of the Pinedale 
Anticline Natural Gas Field proceeds. The PAWG is composed of nine 
members representing governmental agencies, industrial operators, 
interest groups and local communities. Members are appointed to the 
PAWG to serve a 2-year term. Nominations are currently being taken to 
represent: (1) Sublette County Government and (2) the oil and gas 
operators. Additional information can be found at: http://www.blm.gov/
wy/st/en/field_offices/Pinedale/pawg.html.
    The PAWG Charter established several membership selection criteria 
and operational procedures that were developed once the Working Group 
became active. These are listed as follows:
    1. The PAWG is composed of nine members who reside in the State of 
Wyoming. The PAWG members will be appointed by and serve at the 
pleasure of the Secretary of the Interior.
    2. All members should have demonstrated an ability to analyze and 
interpret data and information, evaluate proposals, identify problems, 
and promote the use of collaborative management techniques (such as, 
long term planning, management across jurisdictional boundaries, data 
sharing, information exchange, and partnerships), and a knowledge of 
issues involving oil and gas development activities.
    3. The service of the PAWG members shall be as follows:
    a. PAWG members will be appointed to 2-year terms, subject to 
removal by the Secretary of the Interior. At the discretion of the 
Secretary of the Interior, members may be reappointed to additional 
terms.
    b. The Chairperson of the PAWG will be selected by the PAWG.
    c. The term of the Chairperson will not exceed 2 years.
    Individuals, or representatives of groups, who wish to become 
members of the Pinedale Anticline Working Group should complete and 
submit the following information to this office within 30 days after 
publication in the Federal Register:
    1. Representative Group to be considered for: Sublette County 
Government or oil and gas operators:
    2. Nominee's Full Name:
    3. Business Address:
    4. Business Phone:
    5. Home Address:
    6. Home Phone:
    7. Occupation/Title:
    8. Qualifications (education including colleges, degrees, major 
field of study and/or training):
    9. Career Highlights (significant related experience, civic and 
professional activities, elected offices, prior advisory committee 
experience, or career achievements related to the interest to be 
represented):
    10. Experience in collaborative management techniques, such as long 
term planning, management across jurisdictional boundaries, data 
sharing, information exchange and partnerships:
    11. Experience in data analysis and interpretation, problem 
identification and evaluation of proposals:
    12. Knowledge of issues involving oil and gas development:
    13. Indicate Specific Area of Interest to be Represented from the 
following:
    (1) Sublette County,
    (2) The Town of Pinedale,
    (3) The oil and gas operators,
    (4) The environmental community,
    (5) The livestock operators, and
    (6) The adjacent landowner.
    14. List any leases, licenses, permits, contracts or claims that 
you hold which involve lands or resources administered by the BLM:
    15. Attach two or three Letters of Reference from interests or 
organization to be represented:
    16. Nominated by: Include Nominator's name, address and telephone 
number(s).
    17. Date of nomination: Groups should nominate more than one person 
and indicate their preferred order of appointment selection.
    Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or 
other personal identifying information in your nomination form, you 
should be aware that your entire nomination form--including your 
personal identifying information--may be made publicly available at any 
time. While you can ask us in your nomination form to withhold your 
personal identifying information from public review, we cannot 
guarantee that we will be able to do so.

Donald A. Simpson,
Acting State Director.
[FR Doc. E8-22497 Filed 9-24-08; 8:45 am]
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