Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment and Conduct San Joaquin River Chinook Salmon Scoping Meeting, 39207 [2010-16660]

Download as PDF srobinson on DSKHWCL6B1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 130 / Thursday, July 8, 2010 / Notices Those individuals requesting a public hearing should submit a written request to the Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division at the address listed above. The request should set forth the specific reasons why a hearing on this application would be appropriate. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Sloan or Tammy Adams, (301) 713–2289. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The subject amendment to Permit No. 87– 1851–02, issued December 28, 2009 (75 FR 106) and Permit No. 555–1870–01, issued February 24, 2010 (75 FR 11132) is requested under the authority of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.) and the regulations governing the taking and importing of marine mammals (50 CFR part 216). Permit No. 87–1851–02 authorizes tagging studies and physiological research on seals in Antarctica, including crabeater (Hydrurga leptonyx), Weddell (Leptonychotes weddellii), and Ross (Ommatophoca rossii) seals. The permit also authorizes research on California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) to investigate foraging, diving, energetics, food habits, and at-sea distribution. The permit expires on January 31, 2012. The permit holder is requesting eight of 40 Weddell seals permitted for capture participate in a metabolic study in addition to currently permitted procedures. The amendment request is annually for the duration of the permit. Permit No. 555–1870–01 authorizes research on the biology and ecology of harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) in California, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska including external tagging, sampling, and surgical implantation of subcutaneous radio transmitters. The permit expires April 15, 2012. The applicant proposes to modify the sedation and suture protocols for the implant surgeries in a trial study on six animals brought into captivity for postimplant monitoring. The applicant also proposes to increase the number of subadult seals captured, sampled, and tagged in the wild (from 20 male subadults and 20 female subadults a year to 35 males and 35 females a year) for a more robust survival model and to apply the new surgical protocols in the field if the pilot study proves successful. The amendment request is annually for the duration of the permit. In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), an initial determination has been made that the activities proposed are categorically excluded from the requirement to VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:09 Jul 07, 2010 Jkt 220001 prepare an environmental assessment or environmental impact statement. Concurrent with the publication of this notice in the Federal Register, NMFS is forwarding copies of this application to the Marine Mammal Commission and its Committee of Scientific Advisors. Dated: July 1, 2010. P. Michael Payne, Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2010–16659 Filed 7–7–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XV93 Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment and Conduct San Joaquin River Chinook Salmon Scoping Meeting 39207 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration [A–405–803] Purified Carboxymethylcellulose From Finland: Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review AGENCY: Import Administration, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. DATES: Effective Date: July 8, 2010. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tyler Weinhold or Robert James, Import Administration, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230; telephone: (202) 482–1121 and (202) 482–0649, respectively. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background Extension of Comment Period At the request of interested parties, on August 25, 2009, the Department published in the Federal Register a notice of initiation of this antidumping duty administrative review. See Initiation of Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Administrative Reviews and Requests for Revocation in Part, 74 FR 42873, August 25, 2009. The review covers the period July 1, 2008, through June 30, 2009. On January 21, 2010, the Department published an extension of the deadline for the preliminary results of review, setting a new deadline of June 30, 2010. See Purified Carboxymethylcellulose From Finland: Extension of Time Limit for Preliminary Results of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 75 FR 3444 (January 21, 2010). In addition, the Department exercised its discretion to toll the deadline an additional seven days to account for the closure of the federal government from February 5, 2010, to February 12, 2010. See Memorandum to the File from Ronald K. Lorentzen, DAS for Import Administration, ‘‘Tolling of Administrative Deadlines As a Result of the Government Closure During the Recent Snowstorm,’’ dated February 12, 2010. As a result, the preliminary results for this administrative review are currently due no later than July 7, 2010. Due to this error, the comment period is extended for August 9, 2010. Extension of Time Limits for Preliminary Results Dated: July 1, 2010. Angela Somma, Chief, Endangered Species Division, National Marine Fisheries Service. Section 751(a)(3)(A) of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (the Act), requires the Department to complete the preliminary results of an administrative review within 245 days after the last day of the anniversary month of an order for AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; extension of comment period; correction. SUMMARY: NMFS published a document in the Federal Register of April 21, 2010, concerning an announcement of intent to prepare an Environmental Assessment (EA) to analyze the potential impacts of the proposed reintroduction of spring-run Chinook salmon to the mainstem of the San Joaquin River. The document contained incorrect contact information. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elif Fehm-Sullivan, 916–930–3723. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Need for Correction In the Federal Register of April 21, 2010 (FR Doc. 2010–9188), on page 20815 in the second column, correct the e-mail address that was listed as SJRSpringSalmon@noaa.gov to read SJRSpring.Salmon@noaa.gov. [FR Doc. 2010–16660 Filed 7–7–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\08JYN1.SGM 08JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 130 (Thursday, July 8, 2010)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XV93


Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment and 
Conduct San Joaquin River Chinook Salmon Scoping Meeting

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice; extension of comment period; correction.

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SUMMARY: NMFS published a document in the Federal Register of April 21, 
2010, concerning an announcement of intent to prepare an Environmental 
Assessment (EA) to analyze the potential impacts of the proposed 
reintroduction of spring-run Chinook salmon to the mainstem of the San 
Joaquin River. The document contained incorrect contact information.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elif Fehm-Sullivan, 916-930-3723.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Need for Correction

    In the Federal Register of April 21, 2010 (FR Doc. 2010-9188), on 
page 20815 in the second column, correct the e-mail address that was 
listed as SJRSpringSalmon@noaa.gov to read SJRSpring.Salmon@noaa.gov.

Extension of Comment Period

    Due to this error, the comment period is extended for August 9, 
2010.

    Dated: July 1, 2010.
Angela Somma,
Chief, Endangered Species Division, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2010-16660 Filed 7-7-10; 8:45 am]
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