Notice of Availability of a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement/Supplemental Overseas Environmental Impact Statement for the Surveillance Towed Array Sensor System Low Frequency Active Sonar, 56407 [2011-23306]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 177 / Tuesday, September 13, 2011 / Notices 2. On page 12529, Section H. Reduction-in-Force (RIF) Procedures, the fourth paragraph is replaced with: The additional RIF service credit for performance shall be based on the last three OCS scores and will be applied as follows: a. 20 years of credit for each year the OCS is equal to or greater than the expected OCS. b. 16 years of credit for each year the OCS is less than the expected OCS but greater than 94% of the expected OCS. c. 12 years of credit for each year the OCS is less than 94% but greater than 90% of the expected OCS. d. Zero (0) year of credit for each year the OCS is less than 90% of the expected OCS. Note 1: Expected OCS is the OCS that corresponds to the employee’s base pay at the time of rating. 3. On page 12529, Section H. 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[FR Doc. 2011–23336 Filed 9–12–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Department of the Navy Notice of Availability of a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement/Supplemental Overseas Environmental Impact Statement for the Surveillance Towed Array Sensor System Low Frequency Active Sonar Department of the Navy, DoD. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Pursuant to Section 102(2) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 as implemented by the Council on Environmental Quality regulations SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:22 Sep 12, 2011 Jkt 223001 (40 CFR parts 1500–1508) and Executive Order 12114 (Environmental Effects Abroad of Major Federal Actions), the Department of the Navy (DoN) has prepared and filed with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement/ Supplemental Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (Draft SEIS/SOEIS) to provide supplemental analyses for the DoN’s employment of Surveillance Towed Array Sensor System Low Frequency Active (SURTASS LFA) sonar systems. USEPA published their notice of availability of the SURTASS LFA sonar draft supplement on August 19, 2011 (EIS No. 20110269). DATES: Public comment period will end on October 17, 2011. ADDRESSES: Written comments on the SURTASS LFA Sonar Draft SEIS/SOEIS should be addressed to: Chief of Naval Operations, Code N2/N6F24, c/o SURTASS LFA Sonar SEIS/SOEIS Program Manager, 4100 Fairfax Drive, Suite 730, Arlington, Virginia 22203; or e-mail: eisteam@mindspring.com. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chief of Naval Operations, Code N2/ N6F24, c/o SURTASS LFA Sonar SEIS/ SOEIS Program Manager, 4100 Fairfax Drive, Suite 730, Arlington, Virginia 22203; or e-mail: eisteam@mindspring.com. The proposed action is the DoN’s employment of up to four SURTASS LFA sonar systems in the oceanic areas of the Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans, and the Mediterranean Sea. The Draft SEIS/SOEIS has been distributed to various Federal, state, and local agencies, as well as other interested individuals and organizations. In addition, copies of the Draft SEIS/SOEIS have been distributed to the following regional libraries for public review: 1. Los Angeles Public Library, Malabar Branch, 2801 Wabash Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033. 2. San Diego Public Library, 820 E St., San Diego, CA 92101–6478. 3. California State Library, Sutro Library, 480 Winston Drive, San Francisco, CA 94132. 4. San Francisco Public Library, 100 Larkin St. (at Grove), San Francisco, CA 94102. 5. Hawaii Documents Center, Hawaii State Library, 478 South King St., Honolulu, HI 96813. 6. Kaneohe Public Library, 45–829 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe, HI 96744. 7. Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 56407 8. Wailuku Public Library, 251 High St., Wailuku, HI 96793. 9. Lihue Public Library, 4344 Hardy St., Lihue, HI 96766. 10. Boston Public Library, 700 Boylston St., Copley Square, Boston, MA 02116. 11. Norfolk Public Library, Kirn Memorial Library, 301 East City Hall Ave., Norfolk, VA 23510. 12. Virginia Beach Public Library, 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA 23452. 13. Seattle Public Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Seattle, WA 98104. 14. Martin Luther King Memorial Library, 901 G St., NW., Washington, DC 20001. An electronic copy of the Draft SEIS/ SOEIS is available for public viewing and download at: http://www.surtasslfa-eis.com/. Single CDs and copies of the Draft SEIS/SOEIS and Executive Summary are available upon request by contacting: SURTASS LFA Sonar EIS Program Manager, 4100 Fairfax Drive, Suite 730, Arlington, VA 22203; or e-mail: eisteam@mindspring.com. Federal, State, and local agencies and interested parties are invited and urged to provide written comments, which can be submitted by mail to: SURTASS LFA Sonar EIS Program Manager, 4100 Fairfax Drive, Ste 730, Arlington, VA 22203; or e-mail: eisteam@mindspring.com. All written comments must be postmarked by Monday, October 17, 2011, to ensure that they become part of the official record. No public hearings or meetings are planned. All timely comments will be addressed in the Final SEIS/SOEIS. Dated: September 6, 2011. L. M. Senay, Lieutenant, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Alternate Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2011–23306 Filed 9–12–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Navy Meeting of the Naval Research Advisory Committee Department of the Navy, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: The Naval Research Advisory Committee (NRAC) will meet September 19–21, 2011 to discuss materials in support of the study: Processes for the Use of BA4 Funding. All sessions on Monday, September 19; Tuesday, September 20; and Wednesday, September 21 will be open to the public. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\13SEN1.SGM 13SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Navy


Notice of Availability of a Draft Supplemental Environmental 
Impact Statement/Supplemental Overseas Environmental Impact Statement 
for the Surveillance Towed Array Sensor System Low Frequency Active 
Sonar

AGENCY: Department of the Navy, DoD.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 102(2) of the National Environmental 
Policy Act of 1969 as implemented by the Council on Environmental 
Quality regulations (40 CFR parts 1500-1508) and Executive Order 12114 
(Environmental Effects Abroad of Major Federal Actions), the Department 
of the Navy (DoN) has prepared and filed with the U.S. Environmental 
Protection Agency (USEPA) a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact 
Statement/Supplemental Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (Draft 
SEIS/SOEIS) to provide supplemental analyses for the DoN's employment 
of Surveillance Towed Array Sensor System Low Frequency Active (SURTASS 
LFA) sonar systems. USEPA published their notice of availability of the 
SURTASS LFA sonar draft supplement on August 19, 2011 (EIS No. 
20110269).

DATES: Public comment period will end on October 17, 2011.

ADDRESSES: Written comments on the SURTASS LFA Sonar Draft SEIS/SOEIS 
should be addressed to: Chief of Naval Operations, Code N2/N6F24, c/o 
SURTASS LFA Sonar SEIS/SOEIS Program Manager, 4100 Fairfax Drive, Suite 
730, Arlington, Virginia 22203; or e-mail: eisteam@mindspring.com.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chief of Naval Operations, Code N2/
N6F24, c/o SURTASS LFA Sonar SEIS/SOEIS Program Manager, 4100 Fairfax 
Drive, Suite 730, Arlington, Virginia 22203; or e-mail: 
eisteam@mindspring.com.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The proposed action is the DoN's employment 
of up to four SURTASS LFA sonar systems in the oceanic areas of the 
Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans, and the Mediterranean Sea. The 
Draft SEIS/SOEIS has been distributed to various Federal, state, and 
local agencies, as well as other interested individuals and 
organizations. In addition, copies of the Draft SEIS/SOEIS have been 
distributed to the following regional libraries for public review:
    1. Los Angeles Public Library, Malabar Branch, 2801 Wabash Ave, Los 
Angeles, CA 90033.
    2. San Diego Public Library, 820 E St., San Diego, CA 92101-6478.
    3. California State Library, Sutro Library, 480 Winston Drive, San 
Francisco, CA 94132.
    4. San Francisco Public Library, 100 Larkin St. (at Grove), San 
Francisco, CA 94102.
    5. Hawaii Documents Center, Hawaii State Library, 478 South King 
St., Honolulu, HI 96813.
    6. Kaneohe Public Library, 45-829 Kamehameha Highway, Kaneohe, HI 
96744.
    7. Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720.
    8. Wailuku Public Library, 251 High St., Wailuku, HI 96793.
    9. Lihue Public Library, 4344 Hardy St., Lihue, HI 96766.
    10. Boston Public Library, 700 Boylston St., Copley Square, Boston, 
MA 02116.
    11. Norfolk Public Library, Kirn Memorial Library, 301 East City 
Hall Ave., Norfolk, VA 23510.
    12. Virginia Beach Public Library, 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd., 
Virginia Beach, VA 23452.
    13. Seattle Public Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Seattle, WA 98104.
    14. Martin Luther King Memorial Library, 901 G St., NW., 
Washington, DC 20001.
    An electronic copy of the Draft SEIS/SOEIS is available for public 
viewing and download at: http://www.surtass-lfa-eis.com/. Single CDs 
and copies of the Draft SEIS/SOEIS and Executive Summary are available 
upon request by contacting: SURTASS LFA Sonar EIS Program Manager, 4100 
Fairfax Drive, Suite 730, Arlington, VA 22203; or e-mail: 
eisteam@mindspring.com.
    Federal, State, and local agencies and interested parties are 
invited and urged to provide written comments, which can be submitted 
by mail to: SURTASS LFA Sonar EIS Program Manager, 4100 Fairfax Drive, 
Ste 730, Arlington, VA 22203; or e-mail: eisteam@mindspring.com. All 
written comments must be postmarked by Monday, October 17, 2011, to 
ensure that they become part of the official record. No public hearings 
or meetings are planned. All timely comments will be addressed in the 
Final SEIS/SOEIS.

    Dated: September 6, 2011.
L. M. Senay,
Lieutenant, Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Navy, Alternate 
Federal Register Liaison Officer.
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