Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board; Meeting, 5941-5942 [E9-2208]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 21 / Tuesday, February 3, 2009 / Notices to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Dated: January 22, 2009 Hope Grey, Information Collection Clearance Officer, Fish and Wildlife Service. FR Doc. E9–2146 Filed 2–2–09; 8:45 am Proposals require a minimum of 50 percent non-Federal matching funds. The Council will consider Canadian and U.S. small grant proposals at the meeting. The tentative date for the Commission meeting is June 10, 2009. Dated: January 13, 2009. Paul Schmidt, Assistant Director—Migratory Birds. [FR Doc. E9–2085 Filed 2–2–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–S BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service Bureau of Land Management [FWS–R9–MB–2009–N0005; 91100–3740– GRNT 7C] [WO–260–09–1060–XQ–24 1A] Meeting Announcement: North American Wetlands Conservation Council Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board; Meeting AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of meeting. yshivers on PROD1PC62 with NOTICES AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: The North American Wetlands Conservation Council (Council) will meet to select North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) grant proposals for recommendation to the Migratory Bird Conservation Commission (Commission). This meeting is open to the public, and interested persons may present oral or written statements. DATES: Council Meeting: March 16, 2009, 1–3 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike Johnson, Council Coordinator, by phone at (703) 358–1784; by e-mail at dbhc@fws.gov; or by U.S. mail at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Mail Stop MBSP 4501– 4075, Arlington, VA 22203. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with NAWCA (Pub. L. 101– 233, 103 Stat. 1968, December 13, 1989, as amended), the State-private-Federal Council meets to consider wetland acquisition, restoration, enhancement, and management projects for recommendation to, and final funding approval by, the Commission. If you are interested in presenting information at the public meeting, contact the Council Coordinator no later than March 2, 2009. Project proposal due dates, application instructions, and eligibility requirements are available on the NAWCA Web site at http:// www.fws.gov/birdhabitat/Grants/ NAWCA/Standard/US/Overview.shtm. VerDate Nov<24>2008 12:52 Feb 02, 2009 Jkt 217001 I. Public Meeting Under the authority of 43 CFR part 1784, the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board advises the Secretary of the Interior, the Director of the BLM, the Secretary of Agriculture, and the Chief of the Forest Service, on matters pertaining to management and protection of wild, free-roaming horses and burros on the Nation’s public lands. The tentative agenda for the meeting is: Monday, March 2, 2009 (8 a.m.–5 p.m.) DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR SUMMARY: 5941 Announcement of Meeting. SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces that the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will conduct a meeting on matters pertaining to management and protection of wild, free-roaming horses and burros on the Nation’s public lands. DATES: The Advisory Board will meet Monday, March 2, 2009, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., local time. This will be a one day meeting. The Advisory Board will meet in Reno, Nevada at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino, in the Reno Ballroom, 50 East Fourth Street, Reno, Nevada 89501. The Silver Legacy’s address is 407 North Virginia Street, Reno, Nevada 89501. Their phone number is 1–800–687–7733. Written comments pertaining to the Advisory Board meeting should be sent to: Bureau of Land Management, National Wild Horse and Burro Program, WO–260, Attention: Ramona DeLorme, 1340 Financial Boulevard, Reno, Nevada 89502–7147. Submit written comments pertaining to the Advisory Board meeting no later than close of business February 25, 2009. See the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for electronic access and filing address. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ramona DeLorme, Wild Horse and Burro Administrative Assistant, at 775– 861–6583. Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may reach Ms. DeLorme at any time by calling the Federal Information Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00031 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 8 a.m.—Call to Order & Introductions: 8:15 a.m.—Old Business: Approval of November 2008 Minutes Update Pending Litigation 8:45 a.m.—Program Updates: Gathers Adoptions Facilities Forest Service Update Break (9:30 a.m.–9:45 a.m.) 9:45 a.m.—Program Updates (continued): Program Accomplishments BLM Response to Advisory Board Recommendations Lunch (11:45 a.m.–1 p.m.) 1 p.m.—New Business: Break (2:45 p.m.–3 p.m.) 3 p.m.—Public Comments 4 p.m.—Board Recommendations 4:45 p.m.—Recap/Summary/Next Meeting/Date/Site 5 p.m.—Adjourn The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. An individual with a disability needing an auxiliary aid or service to participate in the meeting, such as an interpreting service, assistive listening device, or materials in an alternate format, must notify the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT two weeks before the scheduled meeting date. Although the BLM will attempt to meet a request received after that date, the requested auxiliary aid or service may not be available because of insufficient time to arrange it. The Federal Advisory Committee Management Regulations [41 CFR 101– 6.1015(b),] require BLM to publish in the Federal Register notice of a meeting 15 days prior to the meeting date. II. Public Comment Procedures Members of the public may make oral statements to the Advisory Board on March 2, 2009 at the appropriate point in the agenda. This opportunity is anticipated to occur at 3 p.m., local time. Persons wishing to make statements should register with the BLM by noon on March 2, 2009 at the meeting location. Depending on the number of speakers, the Advisory Board E:\FR\FM\03FEN1.SGM 03FEN1 5942 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 21 / Tuesday, February 3, 2009 / Notices may limit the length of presentations. At previous meetings, presentations have been limited to three minutes in length. Speakers should address the specific wild horse and burro-related topics listed on the agenda. Speakers must submit a written copy of their statement to the address listed in the ADDRESSES section or bring a written copy to the meeting. Participation in the Advisory Board meeting is not a prerequisite for submission of written comments. The BLM invites written comments from all interested parties. Your written comments should be specific and explain the reason for any recommendation. The BLM appreciates any and all comments, but those most useful and likely to influence decisions on management and protection of wild horses and burros are those that are either supported by quantitative information or studies or those that include citations to and analysis of applicable laws and regulations. Except for comments provided in electronic format, speakers should submit two copies of their written comments where feasible. The BLM will not necessarily consider comments received after the time indicated under the DATES section or at locations other than that listed in the ADDRESSES section. In the event there is a request under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) for a copy of your comments, the BLM will make them available in their entirety, including your name and address. 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. The BLM will release all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, in their entirety, including names and addresses. yshivers on PROD1PC62 with NOTICES Electronic Access and Filing Address Speakers may transmit comments electronically via the Internet to: ramona_delorme@blm.gov. Please include the identifier ‘‘WH&B’’ in the subject of your message and your name and address in the body of your message. VerDate Nov<24>2008 12:52 Feb 02, 2009 Jkt 217001 Dated: January 27, 2009. Edwin L. Roberson, Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning. [FR Doc. E9–2208 Filed 2–2–09; 8:45 am] Parcel I: Happy Hollow Land Sale, (OR–61509)—120 acres. This parcel will be sold by Modified Competitive sealed bid sale at not less than the appraised market value of $29,700. BILLING CODE 4310–84–P Willamette Meridian, Oregon T. 38 S., R.11 E. Sec. 17, NW1⁄4NE1⁄4 and E1⁄2SE1⁄4; DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Parcel II: East Stukel Land Sale, (OR– 62015)—120 acres. This parcel will be sold by Modified Competitive sealed bid sale at not less than the appraised market value of $17,000. Bureau of Land Management [OR–61509; LLOR014000 L58740000 EU0000 LXSS056H0000; OR–60795; LLOR014000 L58740000 EU0000 LXSS057H0000; OR–62015; LLOR014000 L58740000 EU0000 LXSS058H0000; HAG– 09–0046] Notice of Realty Action; Proposed Sale of Public Lands, Oregon AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Lakeview District, Oregon. ACTION: Notice of Realty Action. SUMMARY: This notice announces the sale of four parcels of public land totaling 242.60 acres in Klamath County, Oregon, by modified competitive and direct sale procedures and at not less than appraised market value. The parcels proposed for sale were identified as suitable for disposal in the Klamath Falls Resource Area Resource Management Plan dated June 2, 1995, and as replaced by the revised Klamath Falls Resource Area Resource Management Plan, dated December 30, 2008. DATES: Submit comments on or before March 20, 2009. ADDRESSES: Address all written comments to Donald J. Holmstrom, Field Manager, Klamath Falls Resource Area Office, 2795 Anderson Ave. Building 25, Klamath Falls, Oregon 97603. Comments expressed verbally or in electronic format will not be accepted. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike Bechdolt, Assistant Field Manager, Klamath Falls Resource Area, Lakeview District, Oregon, at (541) 885–4118 or Dan Stewardson, Realty Specialist, Bureau of Land Management, Lakeview District Office, Oregon, at (541) 947– 6115. The following described public land in Klamath County, Oregon, has been examined and found suitable for sale under Sections 203 and 209 of the Federal Land Policy Act of 1976 (90 Stat. 2750, 43 U.S.C. 1713 and 1719). The Klamath Falls Resource Area, Bureau of Land Management is proposing three land sales (four parcels) and is identified as follows: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00032 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Willamette Meridian, Oregon T. 40 S., R.11E Sec. 9, N1⁄2NW1⁄4 and SE1⁄4NW1⁄4; Parcel III: Nancy Charley Trust Land Sale, (OR–60795)—2.60 acres. This parcel will be sold by direct sale upon acceptance of the direct sale offer and not less than 60-days from February 3, 2009 to resolve inadvertent unauthorized use and occupancy at not less than the appraised market value of $5,932. Willamette Meridian, Oregon T. 38 S., R.5 E. Sec. 13, Lot 9. In accordance with 43 CFR 2711.3– 3(a) (5), direct sale procedures are appropriate to resolve inadvertent unauthorized use or occupancy of the land. Corral facilities, a barn and a shed encroach on public land. These improvements were constructed by the proponent over fifty years ago. Federal law requires that public land may be sold only to either (1) Citizens of the United States 18 years of age or older; (2) corporations subject to the laws of any State or of the United States; (3) other entities such as an association or a partnership capable of holding land or an interest therein under the laws of the State within which the land is located; or (4) a State, State instrumentality or political subdivision authorized to hold property. Certifications and evidence to this effect will be required of the purchaser prior to issuance of a patent. The following rights, reservations, and conditions will be included in the patents that may be issued as to each of the above described parcels of land: 1. A reservation to the United States for a right-of-way for ditches and canals constructed by the authority of the United States. Act of August 30, 1890 (43 U.S.C. 945). 2. A reservation to the United States for all oil, gas and geothermal resources in the land in accordance with Section 209 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1719). 3. The patent will include a notice and indemnification statement under E:\FR\FM\03FEN1.SGM 03FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 21 (Tuesday, February 3, 2009)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[WO-260-09-1060-XQ-24 1A]


Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board; Meeting

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Announcement of Meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announces that the Wild 
Horse and Burro Advisory Board will conduct a meeting on matters 
pertaining to management and protection of wild, free-roaming horses 
and burros on the Nation's public lands.

DATES: The Advisory Board will meet Monday, March 2, 2009, from 8 a.m. 
to 5 p.m., local time. This will be a one day meeting.

ADDRESSES: The Advisory Board will meet in Reno, Nevada at the Silver 
Legacy Resort Casino, in the Reno Ballroom, 50 East Fourth Street, 
Reno, Nevada 89501. The Silver Legacy's address is 407 North Virginia 
Street, Reno, Nevada 89501. Their phone number is 1-800-687-7733.
    Written comments pertaining to the Advisory Board meeting should be 
sent to: Bureau of Land Management, National Wild Horse and Burro 
Program, WO-260, Attention: Ramona DeLorme, 1340 Financial Boulevard, 
Reno, Nevada 89502-7147. Submit written comments pertaining to the 
Advisory Board meeting no later than close of business February 25, 
2009. See the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for electronic access 
and filing address.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ramona DeLorme, Wild Horse and Burro 
Administrative Assistant, at 775-861-6583. Individuals who use a 
telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may reach Ms. DeLorme at 
any time by calling the Federal Information Relay Service at 1-800-877-
8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Public Meeting

    Under the authority of 43 CFR part 1784, the Wild Horse and Burro 
Advisory Board advises the Secretary of the Interior, the Director of 
the BLM, the Secretary of Agriculture, and the Chief of the Forest 
Service, on matters pertaining to management and protection of wild, 
free-roaming horses and burros on the Nation's public lands. The 
tentative agenda for the meeting is:

Monday, March 2, 2009 (8 a.m.-5 p.m.)

8 a.m.--Call to Order & Introductions:
8:15 a.m.--Old Business:
    Approval of November 2008 Minutes
    Update Pending Litigation
8:45 a.m.--Program Updates:
    Gathers
    Adoptions
    Facilities
    Forest Service Update
Break (9:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m.)
9:45 a.m.--Program Updates (continued):
    Program Accomplishments
    BLM Response to Advisory Board Recommendations
Lunch (11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.)
1 p.m.--New Business:
Break (2:45 p.m.-3 p.m.)
3 p.m.--Public Comments
4 p.m.--Board Recommendations
4:45 p.m.--Recap/Summary/Next Meeting/Date/Site
5 p.m.--Adjourn
    The meeting site is accessible to individuals with disabilities. An 
individual with a disability needing an auxiliary aid or service to 
participate in the meeting, such as an interpreting service, assistive 
listening device, or materials in an alternate format, must notify the 
person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT two weeks before 
the scheduled meeting date. Although the BLM will attempt to meet a 
request received after that date, the requested auxiliary aid or 
service may not be available because of insufficient time to arrange 
it.
    The Federal Advisory Committee Management Regulations [41 CFR 101-
6.1015(b),] require BLM to publish in the Federal Register notice of a 
meeting 15 days prior to the meeting date.

II. Public Comment Procedures

    Members of the public may make oral statements to the Advisory 
Board on March 2, 2009 at the appropriate point in the agenda. This 
opportunity is anticipated to occur at 3 p.m., local time. Persons 
wishing to make statements should register with the BLM by noon on 
March 2, 2009 at the meeting location. Depending on the number of 
speakers, the Advisory Board

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may limit the length of presentations. At previous meetings, 
presentations have been limited to three minutes in length. Speakers 
should address the specific wild horse and burro-related topics listed 
on the agenda. Speakers must submit a written copy of their statement 
to the address listed in the ADDRESSES section or bring a written copy 
to the meeting.
    Participation in the Advisory Board meeting is not a prerequisite 
for submission of written comments. The BLM invites written comments 
from all interested parties. Your written comments should be specific 
and explain the reason for any recommendation. The BLM appreciates any 
and all comments, but those most useful and likely to influence 
decisions on management and protection of wild horses and burros are 
those that are either supported by quantitative information or studies 
or those that include citations to and analysis of applicable laws and 
regulations. Except for comments provided in electronic format, 
speakers should submit two copies of their written comments where 
feasible. The BLM will not necessarily consider comments received after 
the time indicated under the DATES section or at locations other than 
that listed in the ADDRESSES section.
    In the event there is a request under the Freedom of Information 
Act (FOIA) for a copy of your comments, the BLM will make them 
available in their entirety, including your name and address. 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. The BLM will 
release all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from 
individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of 
organizations or businesses, in their entirety, including names and 
addresses.

Electronic Access and Filing Address

    Speakers may transmit comments electronically via the Internet to: 
ramona_delorme@blm.gov. Please include the identifier ``WH&B'' in the 
subject of your message and your name and address in the body of your 
message.

    Dated: January 27, 2009.
Edwin L. Roberson,
Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning.
[FR Doc. E9-2208 Filed 2-2-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-84-P