Notice of Public Meeting, To Receive Comments on an Environmental Analysis, Finding of No Significant Impact, Maximum Economic Recovery Report, and Fair Market Value for Coal Lease Application COC-70615, 40224-40225 [E9-19175]

Download as PDF 40224 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 153 / Tuesday, August 11, 2009 / Notices TABLE: ENDANGERED SPECIES—Continued Permit number 128999 196694 197528 206206 207590 210720 212201 213427 Receipt of application FEDERAL REGISTER notice Applicant and 211013 ................. ..................................... ..................................... ..................................... ..................................... ..................................... ..................................... ..................................... George Carden Circus Intl., Inc. ................................. Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo ........................................ Minnesota Zoological Garden ..................................... Fred H. Gage, Salk Institute for Biological Studies .... Dr. Richard A. Miller, University of Michigan .............. Oregon Zoo ................................................................. Dr. Paul D. 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Dated: July 31, 2009 Lisa J. Lierheimer Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority [FR Doc. E9–19229 Filed 8–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–S DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLIDT000000.L11200000.DD0000.241A.00] Notice of Public Meeting, Twin Falls District Resource Advisory Council, Idaho AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA), the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), and the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act of 2004 (FLREA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Twin Falls District Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will attend a tour as indicated below. September 16, 2009. The Twin Falls District RAC meeting will begin at 9 a.m. (MST) and end no later than 4 p.m. at the Ameritel Inn in Twin Falls, Idaho, located at 539 Poleline Road. The public comment period for the RAC meeting will take place 9:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Heather Tiel-Nelson, Twin Falls District, Idaho, 2536 Kimberly Road, Twin Falls, Idaho 83301, (208) 736– 2352. sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Nov<24>2008 20:51 Aug 10, 2009 Jkt 217001 The 15member RAC advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in Idaho. During this meeting, the Twin Falls District RAC members will discuss joint Resource Advisory Council meetings, the fire/fuels team report, and energy projects within the Twin Falls District. Additional topics may be added and will be included in local media announcements. More information is available at http://www.blm.gov/id/st/ en/res/resource_advisory.3.html. RAC meetings are open to the public. For further information about the meeting, please contact Heather TielNelson, Public Affairs Specialist for the Twin Falls District, BLM at (208) 736– 2352 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: August 4, 2009. Jenifer Arnold, District Manager (Acting). [FR Doc. E9–19176 Filed 8–10–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CO–921–05–1320–EL; COC–70615] Notice of Public Meeting, To Receive Comments on an Environmental Analysis, Finding of No Significant Impact, Maximum Economic Recovery Report, and Fair Market Value for Coal Lease Application COC–70615 AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Permit issuance date July 22, 2009 July 30, 2009 July 31, 2009 SUMMARY: Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Colorado State Office, Lakewood, Colorado, hereby gives notice that the a public meeting will be held to receive comments on the Environmental Analysis (EA), Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI), Maximum Economic Recovery (MER), and Fair Market Value (FMV) of Federal coal to be offered for a competitive lease sale. Coal Lease By Application (LBA) COC–70615 was filed by Oxbow Mining, LLC. The BLM plans to offer for competitive lease 785.79 acres of Federal coal in Gunnison County, Colorado. DATES: The public meeting will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, September 9, 2009. Written comments should be received no later than September 25, 2009. ADDRESSES: The public meeting will be held in the Paonia Town Hall located at 214 Grand Avenue, Paonia, Colorado. Written comments should be addressed to the Uncompahgre Field Office Manager, Uncompahgre Field Office, 2505 South Townsend Avenue, Montrose, Colorado 81401. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Field Office Manager, Uncompahgre Field Office at the address above, or by telephone at 970–240–5300. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: BLM hereby gives notice that a public meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2009, at 7 p.m., at the Paonia Town Hall at the address given above. An LBA was filed by Oxbow Mining, LLC. The BLM offers for competitive lease Federal coal in the lands outside established coal production regions described as: T. 13 S., R. 90 W., 6th P.M., E:\FR\FM\11AUN1.SGM 11AUN1 sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 153 / Tuesday, August 11, 2009 / Notices Sections 3, 4, 5, more particularly described as follows: Beginning at a point on the North section line at the section Corner common to sections 4 and 5; thence S. 87 degrees 22′08″ E. 5291.34 feet; thence S. 87degrees 32′05″ E. 1604.94 feet; thence S. 0 degrees 04′31″ W. 4246.44 feet; thence N. 86 degrees 45′23″ W. 1558.38 feet; thence N. 84 degrees 12′17″ W. 5148.60 feet; thence N. 86 degrees 44′37″ W. 1321.91 feet; to the existing lease line for Coal lease COC–61357; thence along said existing lease line N. 10 degrees 00′13″ W. 1382.68 feet; thence N. 86 degrees 08′20″ W. 390.65 feet; thence N. 00 degrees 1135.85 feet; to the southeasterly boundary of Tract 4; thence N. 14 degrees 36′45″ E. 1463.19 feet; along said southeasterly boundary of Tract 4; thence S. 87 degrees 18′59″ E. 1375.63 feet; along the north section line of section 5 to the Point of beginning. Containing approximately 785.79 acres more or less, in Gunnison County, Colorado. The coal resource to be offered is limited to coal recoverable by underground mining methods. One purpose of the meeting is to obtain public comments on the following items: (1) The method of mining to be employed to obtain maximum economic recovery of the coal, (2) The impact that mining the coal in the proposed leasehold may have on the area, (3) The methods of determining the fair market value of the coal to be offered, and (4) EA and the FONSI. In addition, the public is invited to submit written comments concerning the MER and FMV of the coal resource. Public comments will be utilized in establishing FMV for the coal resource in the described lands. Comments should address specific factors related to fair market value including, but not limited to: 1. The quality and quantity of the coal resource. 2. The price that the mined coal would bring in the market place. 3. The cost of producing the coal. 4. The interest rate at which anticipated income streams would be discounted. 5. Depreciation and other accounting factors. 6. The mining method or methods which would achieve maximum economic recovery of the coal. VerDate Nov<24>2008 20:51 Aug 10, 2009 Jkt 217001 7. Documented information on the terms and conditions of recent and similar coal land transactions in the lease area, and 8. Any comparable sales data of similar coal lands in the lease area. Written requests to testify orally at the September 9, 2009, public meeting should be received at the Uncompahgre Field Office prior to the close of business September 9, 2009. Those who indicate they wish to testify when they register at the meeting may have an opportunity if time is available. If any information submitted as comments are considered to be proprietary by the commenter, the information should be labeled as such and stated in the first page of the submission. Written comments on the MER and FMV should be sent to the Uncompahgre Field Office at the above address prior to the close of business on September 25, 2009, the end of the 30 day public comment period. Substantive comments, whether written or oral, will receive equal consideration prior to any lease offering. The MER Report is available from the Uncompahgre Field Office upon request. A copy of the MER Report, the case file, and the comments submitted by the public, except those portions identified as proprietary by the commenter and meeting exemptions stated in the Freedom of Information Act, will be available for public inspection after September 25, 2009, at the Colorado State Office, 2850 Youngfield, Lakewood, Colorado 80215. 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. 40225 publication of the information included herein, is to apprise the public as well as governmental agencies, associations and all other organizations and individuals interested in historic preservation, of the properties added to, or determined eligible for listing in, the National Register of Historic Places from June 8, to June 12, 2009. For further information, please contact Edson Beall via: United States Postal Service mail, at the National Register of Historic Places, 2280, National Park Service, 1849 C St., NW., Washington, DC 20240; in person (by appointment), 1201 Eye St., NW., 8th floor, Washington, DC 20005; by fax, 202–371–2229; by phone, 202–354– 2255; or by e-mail, Edson_Beall@nps.gov. Dated: August 4, 2009. J. Paul Loether, Chief, National Register of Historic Places/ National Historic Landmarks Program. Key: State, County, Property Name, Address/Boundary, City, Vicinity, Reference Number, Action, Date, Multiple Name. ARKANSAS Randolph County, Pocahontas Commercial Historic District, roughly bounded by Rice, Thomasville, Jordan and McDonald Sts., Pocahontas, 09000315, Listed, 6/12/09. CALIFORNIA Los Angeles County, 27th Street Historic District, Along 27th St., Los Angeles, 09000399, Listed, 6/11/09 (African Americans in Los Angeles). Los Angeles County, 52nd Place Historic District, Along E. 52nd Pl., Los Angeles, 09000398, Listed, 6/11/09 (African Americans in Los Angeles). IOWA Floyd County, Tyden Farm No. 6 Farmstead Historic District, 1145 300th St., Dougherty vicinity, 09000401, Listed, 6/11/09. Dated: August 5, 2009. Kurt M. Barton, Solid Minerals LLE. [FR Doc. E9–19175 Filed 8–10–09; 8:45 am] Polk County, Earle & LeBosquet Block, 407–409 Court Ave., Des Moines, 09000402, Listed, 6/11/ 09. BILLING CODE 4310–JB–P Polk County, Hotel Randolph, 200–204 4th St., Des Moines, 09000403, Listed, 6/11/09. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service National Register of Historic Places; Weekly Listing of Historic Properties Pursuant to (36 CFR 60.13(b,c)) and (36 CFR 63.5), this notice, through PO 00000 Frm 00071 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Polk County, Murillo Flats, 605 16th St., Des Moines, 09000404, Listed, 6/09/09. Polk County, Youngerman Block, 206–208 4th St., Des Moines, 09000405, Listed, 6/10/09. E:\FR\FM\11AUN1.SGM 11AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 153 (Tuesday, August 11, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 40224-40225]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-19175]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[CO-921-05-1320-EL; COC-70615]


Notice of Public Meeting, To Receive Comments on an Environmental 
Analysis, Finding of No Significant Impact, Maximum Economic Recovery 
Report, and Fair Market Value for Coal Lease Application COC-70615

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Colorado State Office, 
Lakewood, Colorado, hereby gives notice that the a public meeting will 
be held to receive comments on the Environmental Analysis (EA), Finding 
of No Significant Impact (FONSI), Maximum Economic Recovery (MER), and 
Fair Market Value (FMV) of Federal coal to be offered for a competitive 
lease sale. Coal Lease By Application (LBA) COC-70615 was filed by 
Oxbow Mining, LLC. The BLM plans to offer for competitive lease 785.79 
acres of Federal coal in Gunnison County, Colorado.

DATES: The public meeting will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, September 
9, 2009. Written comments should be received no later than September 
25, 2009.

ADDRESSES: The public meeting will be held in the Paonia Town Hall 
located at 214 Grand Avenue, Paonia, Colorado. Written comments should 
be addressed to the Uncompahgre Field Office Manager, Uncompahgre Field 
Office, 2505 South Townsend Avenue, Montrose, Colorado 81401.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Field Office Manager, Uncompahgre 
Field Office at the address above, or by telephone at 970-240-5300.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: BLM hereby gives notice that a public 
meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2009, at 7 p.m., at the 
Paonia Town Hall at the address given above. An LBA was filed by Oxbow 
Mining, LLC. The BLM offers for competitive lease Federal coal in the 
lands outside established coal production regions described as:

T. 13 S., R. 90 W., 6th P.M.,

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    Sections 3, 4, 5, more particularly described as follows: Beginning 
at a point on the North section line at the section Corner common to 
sections 4 and 5; thence S. 87 degrees 22'08'' E. 5291.34 feet; thence 
S. 87degrees 32'05'' E. 1604.94 feet; thence S. 0 degrees 04'31'' W. 
4246.44 feet; thence N. 86 degrees 45'23'' W. 1558.38 feet; thence N. 
84 degrees 12'17'' W. 5148.60 feet; thence N. 86 degrees 44'37'' W. 
1321.91 feet; to the existing lease line for Coal lease COC-61357; 
thence along said existing lease line N. 10 degrees 00'13'' W. 1382.68 
feet; thence N. 86 degrees 08'20'' W. 390.65 feet; thence N. 00 degrees 
1135.85 feet; to the southeasterly boundary of Tract 4; thence N. 14 
degrees 36'45'' E. 1463.19 feet; along said southeasterly boundary of 
Tract 4; thence S. 87 degrees 18'59'' E. 1375.63 feet; along the north 
section line of section 5 to the Point of beginning.

    Containing approximately 785.79 acres more or less, in Gunnison 
County, Colorado.

    The coal resource to be offered is limited to coal recoverable by 
underground mining methods.
    One purpose of the meeting is to obtain public comments on the 
following items:
    (1) The method of mining to be employed to obtain maximum economic 
recovery of the coal,
    (2) The impact that mining the coal in the proposed leasehold may 
have on the area,
    (3) The methods of determining the fair market value of the coal to 
be offered, and
    (4) EA and the FONSI.
    In addition, the public is invited to submit written comments 
concerning the MER and FMV of the coal resource. Public comments will 
be utilized in establishing FMV for the coal resource in the described 
lands. Comments should address specific factors related to fair market 
value including, but not limited to:
    1. The quality and quantity of the coal resource.
    2. The price that the mined coal would bring in the market place.
    3. The cost of producing the coal.
    4. The interest rate at which anticipated income streams would be 
discounted.
    5. Depreciation and other accounting factors.
    6. The mining method or methods which would achieve maximum 
economic recovery of the coal.
    7. Documented information on the terms and conditions of recent and 
similar coal land transactions in the lease area, and
    8. Any comparable sales data of similar coal lands in the lease 
area.
    Written requests to testify orally at the September 9, 2009, public 
meeting should be received at the Uncompahgre Field Office prior to the 
close of business September 9, 2009. Those who indicate they wish to 
testify when they register at the meeting may have an opportunity if 
time is available.
    If any information submitted as comments are considered to be 
proprietary by the commenter, the information should be labeled as such 
and stated in the first page of the submission. Written comments on the 
MER and FMV should be sent to the Uncompahgre Field Office at the above 
address prior to the close of business on September 25, 2009, the end 
of the 30 day public comment period.
    Substantive comments, whether written or oral, will receive equal 
consideration prior to any lease offering. The MER Report is available 
from the Uncompahgre Field Office upon request.
    A copy of the MER Report, the case file, and the comments submitted 
by the public, except those portions identified as proprietary by the 
commenter and meeting exemptions stated in the Freedom of Information 
Act, will be available for public inspection after September 25, 2009, 
at the Colorado State Office, 2850 Youngfield, Lakewood, Colorado 
80215.
    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.

    Dated: August 5, 2009.
Kurt M. Barton,
Solid Minerals LLE.
[FR Doc. E9-19175 Filed 8-10-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-JB-P