Notice of Resource Advisory Council Meetings for the Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area Advisory Council, 59715 [2013-23445]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 188 / Friday, September 27, 2013 / Notices sensing-derived monitoring products for the Arctic will provide participants an opportunity to generate a requirements document that defines remote sensing needs for the Arctic. All meetings are open to the public. The public may present written comments to the Science Technical Advisory Panel through the Executive Director, North Slope Science Initiative. Each formal meeting will also have time allotted for hearing public comments. Depending on the number of persons wishing to comment and time available, the time for individual oral comments may be limited. Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as sign language interpretation, transportation, or other reasonable accommodations, should contact the Executive Director, North Slope Science Initiative. 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ACTION: Notice of public meetings AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area (NCA) Advisory Council (Council) is scheduled to meet as indicated below. DATES: The meetings will be held on October 22, 2013, and October 24, 2013. The meetings begin at 3 p.m. and will pmangrum on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:21 Sep 26, 2013 Jkt 229001 normally adjourn at 6 p.m. Any adjustments to the meetings will be advertised on the Dominguez-Escalante NCA Resource Management Plan (RMP) Web site, http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/ nca/denca/denca_rmp.html. ADDRESSES: The meeting on October 22 will be held at the Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, CO 81416. The meeting on October 24 will be held at the Whitman Educational Center, 248 S. 4th St., Grand Junction, CO 81501. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Collin Ewing, Advisory Council Designated Federal Official, 2815 H Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506. Phone: (970) 244–3049. Email: cewing@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 10member Council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the BLM, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with the RMP process for the Dominguez-Escalante NCA and Dominguez Canyon Wilderness. Topics of discussion during the meetings may include informational presentations from various resource specialists working on the RMP, as well as Council reports on the following topics: recreation, fire management, land-use planning process, invasive species management, travel management, wilderness, land exchange criteria, cultural resource management and other resource management topics of interest to the Council raised during the planning process. These meetings are anticipated to occur monthly, and may occur as frequently as every two weeks during intensive phases of the planning process. Dates, times and agendas for additional meetings may be determined at future Council meetings, and will be published in the Federal Register, announced through local media and on the BLM’s Web site for the DominguezEscalante planning effort, www.blm.gov/ co/st/en/nca/denca/denca_rmp.html. These meetings are open to the public. The public may present written comments to the Council. 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AGENCY: This Call for Information and Nominations (‘‘Call’’) is the initial step in the prelease process for Lease Sale 237 in the Chukchi Sea Planning Area, scheduled to be held in 2016, as included in the Proposed Final OCS Oil and Gas Leasing Program 2012–2017 (‘‘Five Year Program’’). The purpose of this Call is to obtain nominations and information on oil and gas leasing, exploration, and development that might result from an OCS oil and gas lease sale for the Chukchi Sea Planning Area. The lease sale area addressed in this Call (‘‘Program Area’’) is located offshore Alaska in the Chukchi Sea Planning Area. As identified in the Five Year Program, the Program Area is a sub-area of the larger Chukchi Sea Planning Area. DATES: All responses to the Call must be received no later than November 12, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael S. Rolland, Chief, Leasing Section, BOEM, Alaska OCS Region, 3801 Centerpoint Drive, Suite 500, Anchorage, Alaska 99503–5823, or at (907) 334–5271. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Five Year Program states: While BOEM has determined that it is appropriate to continue areawide leasing in the GOM. . . . BOEM will not be conducting areawide leasing in the Arctic, consistent with rigorous internal analysis as well as a number of outside recommendations to develop alternative leasing approaches for Arctic areas. Rather, potential sales are deliberately set late in the five year program schedule to allow for further analysis and information-gathering. These would be geographically targeted in scope, in SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27SEN1.SGM 27SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLCON06000-L16100000-DQ0000]


Notice of Resource Advisory Council Meetings for the Dominguez-
Escalante National Conservation Area Advisory Council

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of public meetings

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act 
of 1976 and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, notice is 
hereby given that the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land 
Management (BLM) Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area (NCA) 
Advisory Council (Council) is scheduled to meet as indicated below.

DATES: The meetings will be held on October 22, 2013, and October 24, 
2013. The meetings begin at 3 p.m. and will normally adjourn at 6 p.m. 
Any adjustments to the meetings will be advertised on the Dominguez-
Escalante NCA Resource Management Plan (RMP) Web site, http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/nca/denca/denca_rmp.html.

ADDRESSES: The meeting on October 22 will be held at the Bill Heddles 
Recreation Center, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, CO 81416. The 
meeting on October 24 will be held at the Whitman Educational Center, 
248 S. 4th St., Grand Junction, CO 81501.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Collin Ewing, Advisory Council 
Designated Federal Official, 2815 H Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506. 
Phone: (970) 244-3049. Email: cewing@blm.gov. Persons who use a 
telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to contact the above 
individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours 
a day, seven days a week, to leave a message or question with the above 
individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 10-member Council advises the Secretary 
of the Interior, through the BLM, on a variety of planning and 
management issues associated with the RMP process for the Dominguez-
Escalante NCA and Dominguez Canyon Wilderness.
    Topics of discussion during the meetings may include informational 
presentations from various resource specialists working on the RMP, as 
well as Council reports on the following topics: recreation, fire 
management, land-use planning process, invasive species management, 
travel management, wilderness, land exchange criteria, cultural 
resource management and other resource management topics of interest to 
the Council raised during the planning process.
    These meetings are anticipated to occur monthly, and may occur as 
frequently as every two weeks during intensive phases of the planning 
process. Dates, times and agendas for additional meetings may be 
determined at future Council meetings, and will be published in the 
Federal Register, announced through local media and on the BLM's Web 
site for the Dominguez-Escalante planning effort, www.blm.gov/co/st/en/nca/denca/denca_rmp.html.
    These meetings are open to the public. The public may present 
written comments to the Council. Each formal Council meeting will have 
time allocated at the middle and end of each meeting to hear public 
comments. Depending on the number of persons wishing to comment and 
time available, the time for individual, oral comments may be limited 
at the discretion of the chair.

Helen M. Hankins,
BLM Colorado State Director.
[FR Doc. 2013-23445 Filed 9-26-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-JB-P