Announcement of National Geospatial Advisory Committee Meeting, 53442 [2014-21367]

Download as PDF 53442 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 174 / Tuesday, September 9, 2014 / Notices Next Steps DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR After the public reviews and provides comments on the draft CCP and EA, the planning team will present this document along with a summary of all substantive public comments to the Regional Director. The Regional Director will consider the environmental effects of each alternative, along with information gathered during public review, and will select a preferred alternative for the draft CCP and EA. If the Regional Director finds that no significant impacts would occur, the Regional Director’s decision will be disclosed in a Finding of No Significant Impact. If the Regional Director finds a significant impact would occur, an environmental impact statement will be prepared. If approved, the action in the preferred alternative will compose the final CCP. Geological Survey Public Availability of Comments All public comment information provided voluntarily by mail, by phone, or at public meetings (e.g., names, addresses, letters of comment, input recorded during meetings) becomes part of the official public record. If requested under the Freedom of Information Act by a private citizen or organization, the Service may provide copies of such information. Authority The environmental review of this project will be conducted in accordance with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, as amended (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.); NEPA Regulations (40 CFR parts 1500–1508, 43 CFR part 46); other appropriate Federal laws and regulations; Executive Order 12996; the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966 (16 U.S.C. 668dd–668ee) (Administration Act), as amended by the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997; and Service policies and procedures for compliance with those laws and regulations. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Dated: August 5, 2014. Matt Hogan, Acting, Regional Director, Mountain Prairie Region, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. [FR Doc. 2014–21415 Filed 9–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:39 Sep 08, 2014 Jkt 232001 and the meeting are available at www.fgdc.gov/ngac. Kenneth Shaffer, Deputy Executive Director, Federal Geographic Data Committee. [GX14EE000101100] Announcement of National Geospatial Advisory Committee Meeting U.S. Geological Survey, Interior. ACTION: Notice of Meeting. [FR Doc. 2014–21367 Filed 9–8–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4311–AM–P AGENCY: The National Geospatial Advisory Committee (NGAC) will meet on September 23–24, 2014 at the National Conservation Training Center, 698 Conservation Way, Shepherdstown, WV 25443. The meeting will be held in Room #201 Instructional East. The NGAC, which is composed of representatives from governmental, private sector, non-profit, and academic organizations, was established to advise the Federal Geographic Data Committee on management of Federal geospatial programs, the development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure, and the implementation of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A–16. Topics to be addressed at the meeting include: —Leadership Dialogue —Recent FGDC Activities —NSDI Strategic Plan —Geospatial Platform —NGAC Subcommittee Activities —National Information Exchange Model —Emerging Geospatial Issues The meeting will include an opportunity for public comment during the morning of September 24. Comments may also be submitted to the NGAC in writing. Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting must register in advance for clearance into the meeting site. Please register by contacting Lucia Foulkes at the Federal Geographic Data Committee (703–648– 4142, lfoulkes@usgs.gov). Registrations are due by September 17. While the meeting will be open to the public, registration is required for entrance to the facility, and seating may be limited due to room capacity. DATES: The meeting will be held on September 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on September 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Mahoney, U.S. Geological Survey (206– 220–4621). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Meetings of the National Geospatial Advisory Committee are open to the public. Additional information about the NGAC SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLAK910000–L14100000.PP0000– LXSIARAC0000] Notice of Public Meeting, BLM-Alaska Resource Advisory Council Alaska State Office, Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Alaska Resource Advisory Council (RAC) will meet as indicated below. DATES: The meeting will be held September 29 & 30, 2014 at the Office of Aviation Services located at 4405 Lear Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99502– 1032. The meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. each day in training room #109. The council will accept comments from the public on Monday, September 29 from 3:00–4:00 p.m. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thom Jennings, RAC Coordinator, BLMAlaska State Office, 222 W. 7th Avenue #13, Anchorage, AK 99513. Telephone 907–271–3335 or email tjenning@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 15member Council advises the Secretary of the Interior, through the Bureau of Land Management, on a variety of planning and management issues associated with public land management in Alaska. At this meeting, topics planned for discussion include: • Update on proposed development in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (NPR–A) • Introduction to the scope and charter of the NPR–A Working Group SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\09SEN1.SGM 09SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 174 (Tuesday, September 9, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Page 53442]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-21367]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Geological Survey

[GX14EE000101100]


Announcement of National Geospatial Advisory Committee Meeting

AGENCY: U.S. Geological Survey, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Meeting.

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SUMMARY: The National Geospatial Advisory Committee (NGAC) will meet on 
September 23-24, 2014 at the National Conservation Training Center, 698 
Conservation Way, Shepherdstown, WV 25443. The meeting will be held in 
Room 201 Instructional East. The NGAC, which is composed of 
representatives from governmental, private sector, non-profit, and 
academic organizations, was established to advise the Federal 
Geographic Data Committee on management of Federal geospatial programs, 
the development of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure, and the 
implementation of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-16. 
Topics to be addressed at the meeting include:

--Leadership Dialogue
--Recent FGDC Activities
--NSDI Strategic Plan
--Geospatial Platform
--NGAC Subcommittee Activities
--National Information Exchange Model
--Emerging Geospatial Issues

    The meeting will include an opportunity for public comment during 
the morning of September 24. Comments may also be submitted to the NGAC 
in writing. Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting must 
register in advance for clearance into the meeting site. Please 
register by contacting Lucia Foulkes at the Federal Geographic Data 
Committee (703-648-4142, lfoulkes@usgs.gov). Registrations are due by 
September 17. While the meeting will be open to the public, 
registration is required for entrance to the facility, and seating may 
be limited due to room capacity.

DATES: The meeting will be held on September 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 
p.m. and on September 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Mahoney, U.S. Geological Survey 
(206-220-4621).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Meetings of the National Geospatial Advisory 
Committee are open to the public. Additional information about the NGAC 
and the meeting are available at www.fgdc.gov/ngac.

Kenneth Shaffer,
Deputy Executive Director, Federal Geographic Data Committee.
[FR Doc. 2014-21367 Filed 9-8-14; 8:45 am]
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