Environmental Impacts Statements; Notice of Availability, 52231-52232 [E9-24467]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 195 / Friday, October 9, 2009 / Notices Term Strategy for Managing Dredged Sediment for all Harbors within the Region, City of Long Beach and County of Los Angeles, CA. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about the need for additional alternatives analysis; analysis of sediment management options; and better evaluation of dredging methods. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20090134, ERP No. D–COE– K65363–CA, Newhall Ranch Resource Management and Development Plan (RMDP) and the Spineflower Conservation Plan (SCP), Implementation, Portion of Santa Clara River Valley, Los Angeles County, CA. Summary: EPA expressed environmental objections to water quality impacts to tributaries of the Santa Clara River, and expressed concerns about impacts to air quality, traffic, and water supply. EPA recommended the maximum avoidance alternative that reduces project footprint and impacts and provided additional green building resources. Rating EO2. EIS No. 20090177, ERP No. D–AFS– K65366–CA, Lassen National Forest, Motorized Travel Management Plan, Implementation, Butte, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama Counties, CA. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about the scope of alternatives analysis, water resource impacts, decommissioning of unauthorized routes, and monitoring and enforcement of travel management requirements. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20090232, ERP No. D–BIA– K60043–CA, Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians Horseshoe Grande Fee-toTrust Project, Construction of a Hotel and Casino Project, City of San Jacinto, Riverside County, CA. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about potential impacts to waters of the U.S. from the wastewater treatment percolation pond, and recommended mitigation measures for construction equipment emissions, pollution prevention measures to avoid soil contamination, and commitments to green building design. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20090254, ERP No. D–AFS– K65377–00, Bridgeport Travel Management Project, To Provide the Primary Framework for Sustainable Management of Motor Vehicle Use on the Bridgeport Ranger District, Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Mono County, CA and Lyon, Douglas, and Mineral Counties, NV. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about the scope VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:05 Oct 08, 2009 Jkt 220001 of alternatives analysis, water resources, wet weather and seasonal closures, erosion, decommissioning of unauthorized routes, climate change, and monitoring and enforcement of travel management requirements. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20090266, ERP No. D–IBR– K39120–CA, Madera Irrigation District Water Supply Enhancement Project, Constructing and Operating a Water Bank on the Madera Property, Madera County, CA. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about the longterm feasibility of this conjunctive use/ water bank project given increasingly constrained source water supplies, and potential significant impacts to vernal pools, rare alkali rain pools, and threatened and endangered species. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20090273, ERP No. D–FSA– A65177–00, PROGRAMMATIC— Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP), To Establish and Administer the Program Areas Program Component of BCAP as mandated in Title IX of the 2008 Farm Bill in the United States. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about potential direct, indirect and cumulative impacts bioenergy crops will have on water quality and air quality to waters of the U.S., and recommended a monitoring program for the BCAP and subsequent individual projects. Rating EC2. EIS No. 20090280, ERP No. DS–FHW– E40768–TN, Shelby Avenue/ Demonbreun Street (Gateway Boulevard Corridor, from I–65 North [I–24 West] to I–40 West in Downtown Nashville, To Address Transportation needs in the Study Area, Davidson County, TN. Summary: EPA expressed environmental concerns about air toxic impacts and requested that this issue be addressed. EPA also requested that the document include appropriate mitigation. Rating EC2. Final EISs EIS No. 20090236, ERP No. F–FHW– K53013–CA, Orange County Gateway Project, To Provide Grade Separation Alternative Along the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad tracks from west of Bradford Avenue to west of Imperial Highway (State Route 90), Cities of Placentia and Anaheim, Orange County, CA. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about impacts to air quality and jurisdictional waters, as well as, cumulative impacts and environmental justice impacts. PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 52231 EIS No. 20090288, ERP No. F–COE– K39041–CA, Natomas Levee Improvement Program, Phase 3 Landside Improvements Project, Issuance of Section 408 and 404 Permits, Sacramento and Sutter Counties, CA. Summary: EPA continues to have environmental concerns about the residual flood risk to development in a floodplain protected by levees, and indirect and cumulative environmental effects. EPA recommended Natomas Basin flood safety plan implementation prior to additional development. EIS No. 20090300, ERP No. F–NPS– K61169–AZ, Fire Management Plan, Management of Wildland and Prescribed Fire, Protection of Human Life and Property Restoration and Maintenance of Fire Dependent Ecosystems, and Reduction of Hazardous Fuels, Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, AZ. Summary: No formal comment letter was sent to the preparing agency. Dated: October 6, 2009. Robert W. Hargrove, Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities. BILLING CODE 6560–50–U [FR Doc. E9–24468 Filed 10–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [ER–FRL–8598–1] Environmental Impacts 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 09/28/2009 through 10/02/2009 Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9 EIS No. 20090340, Final EIS, AFS, UT, Pockets Resource Management Project, Additional Information on Analysis and Disclosure on the Effect of the PA and Alternatives on Three Unroaded and Undeveloped Areas Identified on a 2005 Draft Map, Proposes to Salvage Dead and Dying Spruce/Fir, Regenerate Aspen, and Manage Travel, Escalate Ranger District, Dixie National Forest, Garfield County, UT, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/2009, Contact: Marianne Breeze Orton 435–676–9360. EIS No. 20090341, Final EIS, IBR, CA, Grassland Bypass Project 2010–2019 Project, Proposed new Use E:\FR\FM\09OCN1.SGM 09OCN1 mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES 52232 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 195 / Friday, October 9, 2009 / Notices Agreement, San Joaquin River, CA, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/2009, Contact: Shauna McDonald 559–487– 5202. EIS No. 20090342, Final EIS, AFS, CA, Sequoia National Forest Motorized Travel Management Project, Prohibit Cross-Country Travel for Managing Motorized Travel, Kern River, Western Divide Ranger Districts, Sequoia National Forest, Tulare County, CA, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/ 2009, Contact: Barbara Johnston 559– 784–1500 Ext. 1220. EIS No. 20090343, Draft EIS, AFS, OR, Deschutes and Ochoco National Forest and the Crooked River National Grassland Travel Management Project, Implementation, Deschutes, Jefferson, Crook, Klamath, Lake, Grant and Wheeler County, OR, Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: Mollie Chaudet 541–383–5517. EIS No. 20090344, Draft EIS, AFS, WY, Rattlesnake Forest Management Project, Proposes to Implement Multiple Resource Management Action, Bearlodge Ranger District, Black Hills National Forest, Crook County, WY, Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: Elizabeth Krueger 307–283–1361. EIS No. 20090345, Draft EIS, AFS, WI, Honey Creek-Padus Project, Proposes to Harvest Timber, Regenerate Stands, Plant and Protect Tree Seedlings and Manage Access on Approximately 6,702 Acres, Lakewood-Laona Ranger District, Chequamegon-National Forest, Forest County, WI, Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: Marilee Houlter 715–276–6333. EIS No. 20090346, Draft EIS, TVA, 00, Northeastern Tributary Reservoirs Land Management Plan, Implementation, Beaver Creek, Clear Creek, Boone, Fort Patrick Henry, South Holston, Watauga, and Wilbur Reservoirs, Carter, Johnson, Sullivan, and Washington Counties, TN and Washington County, VA, Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: Amy Henry 856–632–4045. EIS No. 20090347, Final EIS, AFS, MT, Butte Lookout Project, Proposed Timber Harvest, Prescribed Burning, Road Work and Management Activities, Missoula Ranger District, Lola National Forest, Missoula County, MT, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/ 2009, Contact: Tami Paulson 406– 329–3731. EIS No. 20090348, Final EIS, EPA, AK, Red Dog Mine Extension—Aqqaluk Project, Reissuance Permit Applications for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit and New Information, Chukchi Sea, AK, Wait VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:05 Oct 08, 2009 Jkt 220001 Period Ends: 11/09/2009, Contact: Patricia McGrath 206–553–0979. Amended Notices EIS No. 20090231, Draft EIS, BIA, CA, Point Molate Mixed-Use Tribal Destination Resort and Casino, Proposed Project is to Strengthen the Tribal Government and Improve the Social economic Status, Guidiville Band of Pomo Indian of the Guidiville Rancheria (Tribe), City of Richmond, Contra Costa County, CA, Comment Period Ends: 10/23/2009, Contact: Larry Blevin 916–978–6037. EIS No. 20090244, Draft EIS, BLM, CA, Santa Ana River Wash Land Use Plan Amendment and Land Exchange Project, Proposes to Exchange Land Located within Upper Santa Ana River Wash, for District-Owned Lands in San Bernardino County, CA, Comment Period Ends: 10/21/2009, Contact: Michael Bennett 760–833–7139. Revision to FR Notice Published 07/24/ 2009: Extending Comment Period from 09/8/2009 to 10/21/2009 EIS No. 20090252, Draft EIS, NPS, DC, White-Tailed Deer Management Plan, To Develop a White-Tailed Deer Management that Supports LongTerm Protection, Preservation and Restoration of Native Vegetation and other Natural and Cultural Resource in Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, Comment Period Ends: 11/02/2009, Contact: Ken Ferebee 202–895–6221 Revision to FR Notice Published 07/ 31/2009: Extending Comment Period from 09/14/2009 to 11/02/ 2009. Dated: October 6, 2009. Robert W. Hargrove, Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities. [FR Doc. E9–24467 Filed 10–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, as amended (‘‘CERCLA’’), 42 U.S.C. 9622(h)(1), notice is hereby given of a proposed administrative settlement concerning Doughty’s Treating Plant Site, LaSalle Parish, Louisiana. The settlement requires the Town of Jena, settling party to pay a total of $18,500, plus interest as payment of response costs to the Hazardous Substances Superfund. For thirty (30) days following the date of publication of this notice, the Agency will receive written comments relating to this notice and will receive written comments relating to the settlement. The Agency will consider all comments received and may modify or withdraw its consent to the settlement if comments received disclose facts or considerations which indicate that the settlement is inappropriate, improper, or inadequate. The Agency’s response to any comments received will be available for public inspection at 1445 Ross Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75202–2733. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 9, 2009. ADDRESSES: The proposed settlement and additional background information relating to the settlement are available for public inspection at 1445 Ross Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75202–2733. A copy of the proposed settlement may be obtained from Kenneth Talton, 1445 Ross Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75202–2733 or by calling (214) 665–7475. Comments should reference the Doughty’s Treating Plant Site, Jena, LaSalle Parish, Louisiana, and EPA Docket Number 06– 03–09, and should be addressed to Kenneth Talton at the address listed above. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Salinas, 1445 Ross Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75202–2733 or call (214) 665– 8063. Dated: September 29, 2009. Lawrence E. Starfield, Acting Regional Administrator, Region 6. [FR Doc. E9–24465 Filed 10–8–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P [FRL–8967–6] Notice of Proposed Administrative Settlement Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice; request for public comment. 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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

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Environmental Impacts 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 09/28/2009 
through 10/02/2009 Pursuant to 40 CFR 1506.9

EIS No. 20090340, Final EIS, AFS, UT, Pockets Resource Management 
Project, Additional Information on Analysis and Disclosure on the 
Effect of the PA and Alternatives on Three Unroaded and Undeveloped 
Areas Identified on a 2005 Draft Map, Proposes to Salvage Dead and 
Dying Spruce/Fir, Regenerate Aspen, and Manage Travel, Escalate Ranger 
District, Dixie National Forest, Garfield County, UT, Wait Period Ends: 
11/09/2009, Contact: Marianne Breeze Orton 435-676-9360.
EIS No. 20090341, Final EIS, IBR, CA, Grassland Bypass Project 2010-
2019 Project, Proposed new Use

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Agreement, San Joaquin River, CA, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/2009, 
Contact: Shauna McDonald 559-487-5202.
EIS No. 20090342, Final EIS, AFS, CA, Sequoia National Forest Motorized 
Travel Management Project, Prohibit Cross-Country Travel for Managing 
Motorized Travel, Kern River, Western Divide Ranger Districts, Sequoia 
National Forest, Tulare County, CA, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/2009, 
Contact: Barbara Johnston 559-784-1500 Ext. 1220.
EIS No. 20090343, Draft EIS, AFS, OR, Deschutes and Ochoco National 
Forest and the Crooked River National Grassland Travel Management 
Project, Implementation, Deschutes, Jefferson, Crook, Klamath, Lake, 
Grant and Wheeler County, OR, Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: 
Mollie Chaudet 541-383-5517.
EIS No. 20090344, Draft EIS, AFS, WY, Rattlesnake Forest Management 
Project, Proposes to Implement Multiple Resource Management Action, 
Bearlodge Ranger District, Black Hills National Forest, Crook County, 
WY, Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: Elizabeth Krueger 307-
283-1361.
EIS No. 20090345, Draft EIS, AFS, WI, Honey Creek-Padus Project, 
Proposes to Harvest Timber, Regenerate Stands, Plant and Protect Tree 
Seedlings and Manage Access on Approximately 6,702 Acres, Lakewood-
Laona Ranger District, Chequamegon-National Forest, Forest County, WI, 
Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: Marilee Houlter 715-276-6333.
EIS No. 20090346, Draft EIS, TVA, 00, Northeastern Tributary Reservoirs 
Land Management Plan, Implementation, Beaver Creek, Clear Creek, Boone, 
Fort Patrick Henry, South Holston, Watauga, and Wilbur Reservoirs, 
Carter, Johnson, Sullivan, and Washington Counties, TN and Washington 
County, VA, Comment Period Ends: 11/23/2009, Contact: Amy Henry 856-
632-4045.
EIS No. 20090347, Final EIS, AFS, MT, Butte Lookout Project, Proposed 
Timber Harvest, Prescribed Burning, Road Work and Management 
Activities, Missoula Ranger District, Lola National Forest, Missoula 
County, MT, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/2009, Contact: Tami Paulson 406-
329-3731.
EIS No. 20090348, Final EIS, EPA, AK, Red Dog Mine Extension--Aqqaluk 
Project, Reissuance Permit Applications for National Pollutant 
Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit and New Information, 
Chukchi Sea, AK, Wait Period Ends: 11/09/2009, Contact: Patricia 
McGrath 206-553-0979.

Amended Notices

EIS No. 20090231, Draft EIS, BIA, CA,
    Point Molate Mixed-Use Tribal Destination Resort and Casino,
    Proposed Project is to Strengthen the Tribal Government and
    Improve the Social economic Status, Guidiville Band of Pomo
    Indian of the Guidiville Rancheria (Tribe), City of Richmond,
    Contra Costa County, CA, Comment Period Ends: 10/23/2009,
    Contact: Larry Blevin 916-978-6037.
EIS No. 20090244, Draft EIS, BLM, CA,
    Santa Ana River Wash Land Use Plan Amendment and Land Exchange
    Project, Proposes to Exchange Land Located within Upper Santa
    Ana River Wash, for District-Owned Lands in San Bernardino
    County, CA, Comment Period Ends: 10/21/2009, Contact: Michael
    Bennett 760-833-7139.

Revision to FR Notice Published 07/24/2009: Extending Comment Period 
from 09/8/2009 to 10/21/2009

EIS No. 20090252, Draft EIS, NPS, DC,
    White-Tailed Deer Management Plan, To Develop a White-Tailed
    Deer Management that Supports Long-Term Protection, Preservation
    and Restoration of Native Vegetation and other Natural and
    Cultural Resource in Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, Comment
    Period Ends: 11/02/2009, Contact: Ken Ferebee 202-895-6221
    Revision to FR Notice Published 07/31/2009: Extending Comment
    Period from 09/14/2009 to 11/02/2009.

    Dated: October 6, 2009.
Robert W. Hargrove,
Director, NEPA Compliance Division, Office of Federal Activities.
[FR Doc. E9-24467 Filed 10-8-09; 8:45 am]
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