Bitterroot National Forest, Darby Ranger District, Como Forest Health Project, 38287 [2013-15246]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 123 / Wednesday, June 26, 2013 / Notices 38287 DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Rural Utilities Service Bitterroot National Forest, Darby Ranger District, Como Forest Health Project Household Water Well System Grant Program Announcement of Application Deadlines and Funding Water and Environmental Programs. Telephone: (202) 720–9589, fax: (202) 690–0649, email: JoyceM.Taylor@wdc.usda.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: AGENCY: ACTION: Rural Utilities Service, USDA. ACTION: Notice of funding availability and solicitation of applications. AGENCY: Forest Service. Notice; Correction. The Department of Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service, Bitterroot National Forest, Darby Ranger District published a document in the Federal Register of June 17, 2013, concerning notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement. The document contained incorrect distance of the project area from Darby, Montana. SUMMARY: Comments concerning the scope of the analysis must be received by July 17, 2013. The draft environmental impact statement is expected December 2013 and the final environmental impact statement is expected July 2014. DATES: Send written comments to Chuck Oliver, Darby District Ranger, P.O. Box 388, Darby, MT, 59829. Comments may also be sent via email to comments-northern-bitterrootdarby@fs.fed.us, or via facsimile to 406– 821–4264. ADDRESSES: Sara Grove, South Zone Interdisciplinary Team Leader; West Fork Ranger Station; 6735 West Fork Road; Darby, Montana 59829; phone (406) 821–1251; email sgrove@fs.fed.us. Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., Eastern Time, Monday through Friday. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Correction mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES In the Federal Register of June 17, 2013, in FR DOC #2013–14229 on page 36163 in the second column, correct the second sentence in SUMMARY caption to read: SUMMARY: * * * The Como FHP covers approximately 5,640 acres of national forest between Lake Como and Lost Horse roads, about 6 miles northwest of Darby in Ravalli County, Montana. * * * Dated: June 19, 2013. Julie K. King, Forest Supervisor, Bitterroot National Forest. [FR Doc. 2013–15246 Filed 6–25–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–11–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:26 Jun 25, 2013 Jkt 229001 The Rural Utilities Service (RUS) announces the availability of $917,221 in grant funds to be competitively awarded for the Household Water Well System (HWWS) Grant Program for fiscal year 2013 (FY 2013). RUS will make grants to qualified private non-profit organizations to establish lending programs for homeowners to borrow up to $11,000 to construct or repair household water wells for an existing home. The HWWS Grant Program is authorized under 7 USC 1926e. Regulations may be found at 7 CFR part 1776. Of particular note this year, the RUS, in an effort to address the extreme drought conditions in rural areas, will assign administrative discretion points to applications proposing to serve areas with severe, extreme or exceptional drought, as reported by the U.S. Drought Monitor located at http:// droughtmonitor.unl.edu/. DATES: The deadline for completed applications for a HWWS grant is July 26, 2013. Applications in either paper or electronic format must be postmarked or time-stamped electronically on or before the deadline. Late applications will be ineligible for grant consideration. ADDRESSES: Submit applications to the following addresses: 1. Electronic applications: http:// www.grants.gov (Grants.gov). Submit electronic applications through Grants.gov, following the instructions on that Web site. 2. Paper applications: Water Programs Division, Rural Utilities Service, STOP: 1570, Room 2233–S, 1400 Independence Ave SW., Washington, DC 20250–1570. Obtain application guides and materials for the HWWS Grant Program electronically or in paper format from the following addresses: 1. Electronic copies: http://www. rurdev.usda.gov/UWP-individual wellsystems.htm. 2. Paper copies: Write Water Programs Division, Rural Utilities Service, STOP: 1570, Room 2233–S, 1400 Independence Ave SW., Washington, DC 20250–1570 or call (202) 720–9589. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joyce M. Taylor, Community Programs Specialist, Water Programs Division, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Overview Federal Agency: Rural Utilities Service. Funding Opportunity Title: HWWS Grant Program. Announcement Type: Grant—Initial. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 10.862. Due Date for Applications: July 26, 2013. Items in SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION I. Funding Opportunity: Description of the HWWS Grant Program. II. Award Information: Available funds. III. Eligibility Information: Who is eligible, what kinds of projects are eligible, what criteria determine basic eligibility. IV. Application and Submission Information: Where to get application materials, what constitutes a completed application, how and where to submit applications, deadlines, items that are eligible. V. Application Review Information: Considerations and preferences, scoring criteria, review standards, selection information. VI. Award Administration Information: Award notice information, award recipient reporting requirements. VII. Agency Contacts: Web, phone, fax, email, contact name. I. Funding Opportunity A. Program Description The HWWS Grant Program has been established to help individuals with low to moderate incomes finance the costs of household water wells that they own or will own. The HWWS Grant Program is authorized under Section 306E of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act (CONACT), 7 USC 1926e. The CONACT authorizes the RUS to make grants to qualified private non-profit organizations to establish lending programs for household water wells. As the grant recipients, private nonprofit organizations will receive HWWS grants to establish lending programs that will provide water well loans to individuals. The individuals, as loan recipients, may use the loans to construct, refurbish, and service their household well systems. A loan may not exceed $11,000 and will have a term up to 20 years at a one percent annual interest rate. B. Background The RUS supports the sound development of rural communities and E:\FR\FM\26JNN1.SGM 26JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 123 (Wednesday, June 26, 2013)]
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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Forest Service


Bitterroot National Forest, Darby Ranger District, Como Forest 
Health Project

AGENCY: Forest Service.

ACTION: Notice; Correction.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service, 
Bitterroot National Forest, Darby Ranger District published a document 
in the Federal Register of June 17, 2013, concerning notice of intent 
to prepare an environmental impact statement. The document contained 
incorrect distance of the project area from Darby, Montana.

DATES: Comments concerning the scope of the analysis must be received 
by July 17, 2013. The draft environmental impact statement is expected 
December 2013 and the final environmental impact statement is expected 
July 2014.

ADDRESSES: Send written comments to Chuck Oliver, Darby District 
Ranger, P.O. Box 388, Darby, MT, 59829. Comments may also be sent via 
email to comments-northern-bitterroot-darby@fs.fed.us, or via facsimile 
to 406-821-4264.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sara Grove, South Zone 
Interdisciplinary Team Leader; West Fork Ranger Station; 6735 West Fork 
Road; Darby, Montana 59829; phone (406) 821-1251; email 
sgrove@fs.fed.us.
    Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) 
may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 
between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., Eastern Time, Monday through Friday.

Correction

    In the Federal Register of June 17, 2013, in FR DOC 2013-
14229 on page 36163 in the second column, correct the second sentence 
in SUMMARY caption to read:

SUMMARY: * * * The Como FHP covers approximately 5,640 acres of 
national forest between Lake Como and Lost Horse roads, about 6 miles 
northwest of Darby in Ravalli County, Montana. * * *

     Dated: June 19, 2013.
Julie K. King,
Forest Supervisor, Bitterroot National Forest.
[FR Doc. 2013-15246 Filed 6-25-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3410-11-P