Notice of Intent To Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement on Implementing Recovery Actions for Hawaiian Monk Seals, 69398-69399 [2010-28517]

Download as PDF 69398 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 218 / Friday, November 12, 2010 / Notices due to space limitations via webcast only—and will be streamed live on the BBG’s public Web site at http:// www.bbg.gov. The meeting will also be made available on the BBG’s public Web site for on-demand viewing. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Persons interested in obtaining more information should contact Paul Kollmer-Dorsey at (202) 203–4545. Paul Kollmer-Dorsey, Deputy General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2010–28617 Filed 11–9–10; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 8610–01–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Foreign-Trade Zones Board [Docket 64–2010] mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES Foreign-Trade Zone 78—Nashville, TN; Application for Expansion An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the Board) by the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, grantee of FTZ 78, requesting authority to expand FTZ 78 to include sites in La Vergne, Clarksville and Gallatin, Tennessee. The application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of the Foreign-Trade Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the regulations of the Board (15 CFR part 400). It was formally filed on November 5, 2010. FTZ 78 was approved by the Board on April 2, 1982 (Board Order 190, 47 FR 16191, 4/15/82) and expanded on February 18, 1999 (Board Order 1024, 64 FR 9472, 2/26/1999), October 24, 2000 (Board Order 1124, 65 FR 66231, 11/03/2000), and September 30, 2002 (Board Order 1249, 67 FR 62697, 10/08/ 2002). The current zone project includes the following sites: Site 1 (1.2 acres)— General-Warehousing Space, 750 Cowan Street, Nashville; Site 2 (57.0 acres)— Cockrill Bend Industrial Park, 7355 Cockrill Bend Boulevard, Nashville; Site 3 (9.2 acres)—Irish Express Way Logistics, 323 Mason Road, La Vergne; Site 4 (39 acres)—Space Park North Industrial Park, 1000 Cartwright Street, Goodlettsville; Site 5 (19 acres)—Old Stone Bridge Industrial Park, Old Stone Bridge, Goodlettsville; Site 6 (806 acres)—Nashville International Airport, One Terminal Drive, Nashville; and Site 7 (80 acres)—Eastgate Business Park, 3850 Eastgate Boulevard, Lebanon. The applicant is requesting authority to expand the zone to include sites in La Vergne, Clarksville and Gallatin, Tennessee: Proposed Site 8 (55.0 acres)—Ozburn-Hessey Logistics, 300 VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:23 Nov 10, 2010 Jkt 223001 New Sanford Road, La Vergne; Proposed Site 9 (1,546.0 acres)—Clarksville Commerce Park, between Highway 79 and Rossview Road on International Boulevard, Clarksville; Proposed Site 10 (139.0 acres)—River Chase Barge Port, 41A Bypass and Beacon Road, Clarksville; Proposed Site 11 (500.0 acres)—Nyrstar Company, 1800 Zinc Plant Road, Clarksville; and Proposed Site 12 (451.0 acres)—Gallatin Industrial Center, Airport Road and Gateway Drive, Gallatin. The sites will provide warehousing and distribution services to area businesses. No specific manufacturing authority is being requested at this time. Such requests would be made to the Board on a caseby-case basis. In accordance with the Board’s regulations, Maureen Hinman of the FTZ Staff is designated examiner to evaluate and analyze the facts and information presented in the application and case record and to report findings and recommendations to the Board. Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions (original and 3 copies) shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is January 11, 2011. Rebuttal comments in response to material submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the subsequent 15-day period to January 26, 2011. A copy of the application will be available for public inspection at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, Room 2111, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230–0002, and in the ‘‘Reading Room’’ section of the Board’s Web site, which is accessible via http:// www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Maureen Hinman at maureen.hinman@trade.gov or (202) 482–0627. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XZ21 Notice of Intent To Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement on Implementing Recovery Actions for Hawaiian Monk Seals National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), U.S. Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Intent to prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement; extension of public scoping period; request for comments. AGENCY: Dated: November 5, 2010. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. On October 1, 2010, NMFS published a Notice of Intent to prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) on Recovery Actions for Hawaiian monk seals (75 FR 60721). Public comments were due by November 15, 2010. NMFS has decided to allow additional time for submission of public comments on this action. DATES: The public comment period for this action has been extended 15 days. Written comments must be received or postmarked by November 30, 2010. ADDRESSES: Comments on the Notice of Intent and the scoping process for this action may be submitted by: • Mail: National Marine Fisheries Service, Pacific Islands Regional Office, Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery Actions PEIS, 1601 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814; or • E-mail: monkseal@noaa.gov. To be included on a mailing list and receive newsletters and copies of the Draft and Final PEIS, please send your mailing address and/or e-mail address to Jeff Walters, Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery Coordinator, Protected Resources Division, NOAA NMFS Pacific Islands Regional Office, 1601 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814, or via the following e-mail address: monkseal@noaa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeff Walters, NMFS Pacific Islands Regional Office, 1601 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814, or monkseal@noaa.gov. [FR Doc. 2010–28573 Filed 11–10–10; 8:45 am] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: BILLING CODE P PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUMMARY: The Notice of Intent, published on October 1, 2010, is available upon request and can be found on the following Web site: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/permits/ eis/hawaiianmonkseal.htm. The PEIS will assess the direct, indirect, and cumulative effects of implementing the alternative approaches for funding, undertaking, E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 218 / Friday, November 12, 2010 / Notices and permitting the management, research and enhancement activities on Hawaiian monk seals as well as other components of the marine ecosystem and human environment. Anyone having relevant information they believe NMFS should consider in its analysis should provide a description of that information along with complete citations for supporting documents. NMFS has provided a potential proposed action and several other alternative actions in the October 1, 2010 Notice of Intent. The final scope and structure of the alternatives, to be determined at a later date, will reflect the combined input from the public, research institutions, affected State and Federal agencies, and NMFS administrative and research offices. A principal objective of the scoping and public involvement process is to determine a range of reasonable management alternatives that will identify critical issues, and provide a clear basis for distinguishing among those alternatives and selecting a preferred alternative. Comments will be accepted during the scoping period through November 30, 2010. We request that you include in your comments: (1) Your name, address, and affiliation (if any); and (2) Any relevant background documents to support your comments. Dated: November 5, 2010. Samuel D. Rauch III, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Programs, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2010–28517 Filed 11–10–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Evaluation of State Coastal Management Programs and National Estuarine Research Reserves National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, National Ocean Service, Commerce. AGENCY: Notice of intent to evaluate and notice of availability of final findings. mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES ACTION: The NOAA Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management (OCRM) announces its intent to evaluate the performance of the Louisiana Coastal Resources Management Program and the Jobos Bay (Puerto Rico), Rookery Bay (Florida), and Chesapeake SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:23 Nov 10, 2010 Jkt 223001 Bay (Maryland) National Estuarine Research Reserves. The Coastal Zone Management Program evaluation will be conducted pursuant to section 312 of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended (CZMA) and regulations at 15 CFR part 923, subpart L. The CZMA requires continuing review of the performance of states with respect to coastal program implementation. Evaluation of a Coastal Management Program requires findings concerning the extent to which a state has met the national objectives, adhered to its Coastal Management Program document approved by the Secretary of Commerce, and adhered to the terms of financial assistance awards funded under the CZMA. The National Estuarine Research Reserve evaluations will be conducted pursuant to sections 312 and 315 of the CZMA and regulations at 15 CFR part 921, subpart E and part 923, subpart L. Evaluation of a National Estuarine Research Reserve requires findings concerning the extent to which a state has met the national objectives, adhered to its Reserve final management plan approved by the Secretary of Commerce, and adhered to the terms of financial assistance awards funded under the CZMA. Each evaluation will include a site visit, consideration of public comments, and consultations with interested Federal, state, and local agencies and members of the public. A public meeting will be held as part of the site visit. When the evaluation is completed, OCRM will place a notice in the Federal Register announcing the availability of the Final Evaluation Findings. Notice is hereby given of the dates of the site visits for the listed evaluations, and the dates, local times, and locations of the public meetings during the site visits. Dates and Times: The Louisiana Coastal Resources Management Program evaluation site visit will be held January 3–7, 2011. One public meeting will be held during the week. The public meeting will be held on Monday, January 3, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. in the Griffon Room, LaSalle Building, Capitol Complex, 617 North 3rd Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The Jobos Bay (Puerto Rico) National Estuarine Research Reserve evaluation site visit will be held January 24–28, 2011. One public meeting will be held during the week. The public meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 25, 2011, at 5 p.m. at the Jobos Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Visitors’ Center, Road 705, Kilometer 2.3, Main Street, Aguirre, Puerto Rico. PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 69399 The Rookery Bay (Florida) National Estuarine Research Reserve evaluation site visit will be held January 24–28, 2011. One public meeting will be held during the week. The public meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 26, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. at the Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Environmental Learning Center, 300 Tower Road, Naples, Florida. The Chesapeake Bay (Maryland) National Estuarine Research Reserve evaluation site visit will be held January 24–28, 2011. One public meeting will be held during the week. The public meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 25, 2011, at 7 p.m. at the McCann Center, Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, 1361 Wrighton Road, Lothian Maryland. ADDRESSES: Copies of the states’ most recent performance reports, as well as OCRM’s evaluation notification and supplemental information request letters to the state, are available upon request from OCRM. Written comments from interested parties regarding these Programs are encouraged and will be accepted until 15 days after the public meeting held for a Program. Please direct written comments to Kate Barba, Chief, National Policy and Evaluation Division, Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 10th Floor, N/ORM7, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or Kate.Barba@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given of the availability of the final evaluation findings for the Rhode Island Coastal Management Program (CMP) and the Tijuana River (California), Padilla Bay (Washington), and North Carolina National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERRs). Sections 312 and 315 of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 (CZMA), as amended, require a continuing review of the performance of coastal states with respect to approval of CMPs and the operation and management of NERRs. The State of Rhode Island was found to be implementing and enforcing its federally approved coastal management program, addressing the national coastal management objectives identified in CZMA Section 303(2)(A)–(K), and adhering to the programmatic terms of its financial assistance awards. The Tijuana River, Padilla Bay, and North Carolina NERRs were found to be adhering to programmatic requirements of the NERR System. Copies of these final evaluation findings may be obtained upon written request from: Kate Barba, Chief, National Policy and Evaluation Division, Office of Ocean and Coastal E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XZ21


Notice of Intent To Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact 
Statement on Implementing Recovery Actions for Hawaiian Monk Seals

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

ACTION: Notice of Intent to prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact 
Statement; extension of public scoping period; request for comments.

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SUMMARY: On October 1, 2010, NMFS published a Notice of Intent to 
prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) on 
Recovery Actions for Hawaiian monk seals (75 FR 60721). Public comments 
were due by November 15, 2010. NMFS has decided to allow additional 
time for submission of public comments on this action.

DATES: The public comment period for this action has been extended 15 
days. Written comments must be received or postmarked by November 30, 
2010.

ADDRESSES: Comments on the Notice of Intent and the scoping process for 
this action may be submitted by:
     Mail: National Marine Fisheries Service, Pacific Islands 
Regional Office, Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery Actions PEIS, 1601 
Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814; or
     E-mail: monkseal@noaa.gov.
    To be included on a mailing list and receive newsletters and copies 
of the Draft and Final PEIS, please send your mailing address and/or e-
mail address to Jeff Walters, Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery Coordinator, 
Protected Resources Division, NOAA NMFS Pacific Islands Regional 
Office, 1601 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814, or via 
the following e-mail address: monkseal@noaa.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeff Walters, NMFS Pacific Islands 
Regional Office, 1601 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1110, Honolulu, HI 96814, 
or monkseal@noaa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Notice of Intent, published on October 
1, 2010, is available upon request and can be found on the following 
Web site: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/permits/eis/hawaiianmonkseal.htm.
    The PEIS will assess the direct, indirect, and cumulative effects 
of implementing the alternative approaches for funding, undertaking,

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and permitting the management, research and enhancement activities on 
Hawaiian monk seals as well as other components of the marine ecosystem 
and human environment. Anyone having relevant information they believe 
NMFS should consider in its analysis should provide a description of 
that information along with complete citations for supporting 
documents.
    NMFS has provided a potential proposed action and several other 
alternative actions in the October 1, 2010 Notice of Intent. The final 
scope and structure of the alternatives, to be determined at a later 
date, will reflect the combined input from the public, research 
institutions, affected State and Federal agencies, and NMFS 
administrative and research offices. A principal objective of the 
scoping and public involvement process is to determine a range of 
reasonable management alternatives that will identify critical issues, 
and provide a clear basis for distinguishing among those alternatives 
and selecting a preferred alternative.
    Comments will be accepted during the scoping period through 
November 30, 2010. We request that you include in your comments: (1) 
Your name, address, and affiliation (if any); and (2) Any relevant 
background documents to support your comments.

    Dated: November 5, 2010.
Samuel D. Rauch III,
Deputy Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Programs, National Marine 
Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2010-28517 Filed 11-10-10; 8:45 am]
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