Notice of National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska Oil and Gas Lease Sale 2014 and the Availability of the Detailed Statement of Sale for Oil and Gas Lease Sale 2014 in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska, 59861-59862 [2014-23607]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 192 / Friday, October 3, 2014 / Notices Dated: September 29, 2014. Kathy M. O’Regan, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development and Research. [FR Doc. 2014–23684 Filed 10–2–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R1–ES–2014–N204; FXES11130100000–145–FF01E00000] Endangered Species; Recovery Permit Applications Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on the following applications for recovery permits to conduct activities with the purpose of enhancing the survival of endangered species. The Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act), prohibits certain activities with endangered species unless a Federal permit allows such activity. The Act also requires that we invite public comment before issuing such permits. DATES: To ensure consideration, please send your written comments by November 3, 2014. ADDRESSES: Program Manager for Restoration and Endangered Species Classification, Ecological Services, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Pacific Regional Office, 911 NE. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97232–4181. Please refer to the permit number for the application when submitting comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colleen Henson, Fish and Wildlife Biologist, at the above address, or by telephone (503–231–6131) or fax (503– 231–6243). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Background The Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) prohibits certain activities with respect to endangered and threatened species unless a Federal permit allows such activity. Along with our implementing regulations in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) at 50 CFR part 17, the Act provides for certain permits, and requires that we invite public comment before issuing these permits for endangered species. A permit granted by us under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act authorizes the permittee to conduct activities VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:08 Oct 02, 2014 Jkt 235001 59861 (including take or interstate commerce) with respect to U.S. endangered or threatened species for scientific purposes or enhancement of propagation or survival. Our regulations implementing section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act for these permits are found at 50 CFR 17.22 for endangered wildlife species, 50 CFR 17.32 for threatened wildlife species, 50 CFR 17.62 for endangered plant species, and 50 CFR 17.72 for threatened plant species. The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture, collect, measure, mark, attach radio or sonic transmitters, collect biological samples, captive propagate, and release) the Kootenai River population of the white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) in conjunction with captive propagation and scientific research in Idaho and Montana for the purpose of enhancing the species’ survival. Application Available for Review and Comment All comments and materials we receive in response to this request will be available for public inspection, by appointment, during normal business hours at the address listed in the ADDRESSES section. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. We invite local, State, and Federal agencies and the public to comment on the following applications. Please refer to the permit number for the application when submitting comments. Documents and other information submitted with these applications are available for review by request from the Program Manager for Restoration and Endangered Species Classification at the address listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice, subject to the requirements of the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) and the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). Permit Number: TE–45531B Applicant: State of Hawaii, Division of Forestry and Wildlife, Honolulu, Hawaii. The applicant requests a new permit to take (collect eggs, captive propagate, and release) the Kauai akialoa (Hemignathus procerus), Kauai ‘o‘o (Moho braccatus), large Kauai thrush (Myadestes myadestinus), Maui akepa (Loxops coccineus ochraceus), Molokai creeper (Paroreomyza flammea), Molokai thrush (Myadestes lanaiensis rutha), nukupu‘u (Hemignathus lucidus), ‘o‘u (Psittirostra psittacea), Oahu creeper (Paroreomyza maculata), palila (Loxioides bailleui), and small Kauai thrush (Myadestes palmeri); to take (collect eggs, capture adults, captive propagate, and release) the Hawaiian crow or ‘alala (Corvus hawaiiensis), Maui parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys), and po‘ouli (Melamprosops phaeosoma); and to take (collect eggs, capture nestlings and adults, captive propagate, and release) the akekee (Loxops caeruleirostris) and akikiki (Oreomystis bairdi) throughout their ranges in Hawaii, in conjunction with captive breeding and population management activities, for the purpose of enhancing the species’ survival. Permit Number: TE–798744 Applicant: Kootenai Tribe of Idaho, Bonners Ferry, Idaho. PO 00000 Frm 00123 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Public Availability of Comments Authority: We provide this notice under section 10 of the Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). Dated: September 23, 2014. Hugh Morrison, Acting Regional Director, Pacific Region, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. [FR Doc. 2014–23384 Filed 10–2–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLAK930000.L13100000.EI0000.241A] Notice of National Petroleum ReserveAlaska Oil and Gas Lease Sale 2014 and the Availability of the Detailed Statement of Sale for Oil and Gas Lease Sale 2014 in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Alaska State Office will hold an oil and gas lease sale bid opening for tracts in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska. The United States reserves the right to withdraw any tract from this sale prior to issuance of a written acceptance of a bid. DATES: The oil and gas lease sale bid opening will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Sealed SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\03OCN1.SGM 03OCN1 59862 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 192 / Friday, October 3, 2014 / Notices bids must be received by 4 p.m., Monday, November 17, 2014. ADDRESSES: The oil and gas lease sale bids will be opened at the Anchorage Federal Building, Denali Room (fourth floor), 222 W. 7th Ave., Anchorage, AK. Sealed bids must be sent to Carol Taylor (AK932), BLM-Alaska State Office; 222 West 7th Avenue, #13; Anchorage, AK 99513–7504. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wayne Svejnoha, 907–271–4407. 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, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: All bids must be submitted by sealed bid in accordance with the provisions identified in the Detailed Statement of Sale. The Detailed Statement of Sale for the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska Oil and Gas Lease Sale 2014 will be available to the public immediately after publication of this Notice in the Federal Register. The Detailed Statement of Sale may be obtained from the BLM-Alaska Web site at www.blm.gov/ak, or by request from the Public Information Center, BLM-Alaska State Office; 222 West 7th Ave., #13; Anchorage, AK 99513–7504; telephone 907–271–5960. The Detailed Statement of Sale will include a description of the areas to be offered for lease, lease terms, conditions, special stipulations, required operating procedures, and how and where to submit bids. Authority: 43 CFR 3131.4–1. Ted A. Murphy, Associate State Director. BILLING CODE 4310–JA–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [NPS–SER–BICY–16532; PPSEBICY00, PPMPSPD1Z.YM0000] Cancellation of October 7, 2014, Meeting of the Big Cypress National Preserve Off-Road Vehicle Advisory Committee National Park Service, Interior. Cancellation of Meeting. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. Appendix 1–16), notice is hereby SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:08 Oct 02, 2014 Jkt 235001 Issued: September 30, 2014. William R. Bishop, Supervisory Hearings and Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–23721 Filed 10–1–14; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pedro Ramos, Superintendent, Big Cypress National Preserve, 33100 Tamiami Trail East, Ochopee, Florida 34141–1000, (239) 695–1103. The Committee was established (Federal Register, August 1, 2007, pp. 42108– 42109) pursuant to the Preserve’s 2000 Recreational Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. Appendix 1–16) to examine issues and make recommendations regarding the management of off-road vehicles in the Preserve. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: September 29, 2014. Alma Ripps, Chief, Office of Policy. [FR Doc. 2014–23651 Filed 10–2–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–EE–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [USITC SE–14–032] Sunshine Act Meetings United States International Trade Commission. AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: TIME AND DATE: October 9, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Room 101, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436, Telephone: (202) 205–2000. PLACE: STATUS: [FR Doc. 2014–23607 Filed 10–2–14; 8:45 am] ACTION: given that the October 7, 2014, meeting of the Big Cypress National Preserve Off-Road Vehicle Advisory Committee previously announced in the Federal Register, Vol. 79, March 12, 2014, p. 14080, is cancelled. Open to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: 1. Agendas for future meetings: none 2. Minutes 3. Ratification List 4. Vote in Inv. Nos. 701–TA–501 and 731–TA–1226 (Final)(Chlorinated Isocyanurates from China and Japan). The Commission is currently scheduled to complete and file its determinations and views of the Commission on October 21, 2014. 5. Outstanding action jackets: none In accordance with Commission policy, subject matter listed above, not disposed of at the scheduled meeting, may be carried over to the agenda of the following meeting. By order of the Commission. PO 00000 Frm 00124 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [USITC SE–14–033] Sunshine Act Meeting United States International Trade Commission TIME AND DATE: October 10, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. PLACE: Room 101, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436, Telephone: (202) 205–2000. STATUS: Open to the public MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: 1. Agendas for future meetings: none 2. Minutes 3. Ratification List 4. Vote in Inv. Nos. 701–TA–523 and 731–TA–1259 (Preliminary)(Boltless Steel Shelving Units Prepackaged for Sale from China). The Commission is currently scheduled to complete and file its determinations on October 10, 2014; views of the Commission are currently scheduled to be completed and filed on October 20, 2014. 5. Outstanding action jackets: none In accordance with Commission policy, subject matter listed above, not disposed of at the scheduled meeting, may be carried over to the agenda of the following meeting. AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: Issued: September 30, 2014. By order of the Commission. William R. Bishop, Supervisory Hearings and Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–23761 Filed 10–1–14; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P JOINT BOARD FOR THE ENROLLMENT OF ACTUARIES Invitation for Membership on Advisory Committee Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries. ACTION: Request for applications. AGENCY: The Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries (Joint Board), established under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), is responsible for the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\03OCN1.SGM 03OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 192 (Friday, October 3, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 59861-59862]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-23607]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLAK930000.L13100000.EI0000.241A]


Notice of National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska Oil and Gas Lease 
Sale 2014 and the Availability of the Detailed Statement of Sale for 
Oil and Gas Lease Sale 2014 in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Alaska State Office will 
hold an oil and gas lease sale bid opening for tracts in the National 
Petroleum Reserve-Alaska. The United States reserves the right to 
withdraw any tract from this sale prior to issuance of a written 
acceptance of a bid.

DATES: The oil and gas lease sale bid opening will be held at 1 p.m. on 
Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Sealed

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bids must be received by 4 p.m., Monday, November 17, 2014.

ADDRESSES: The oil and gas lease sale bids will be opened at the 
Anchorage Federal Building, Denali Room (fourth floor), 222 W. 7th 
Ave., Anchorage, AK. Sealed bids must be sent to Carol Taylor (AK932), 
BLM-Alaska State Office; 222 West 7th Avenue, 13; Anchorage, 
AK 99513-7504.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wayne Svejnoha, 907-271-4407.
    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, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question 
with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal 
business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: All bids must be submitted by sealed bid in 
accordance with the provisions identified in the Detailed Statement of 
Sale. The Detailed Statement of Sale for the National Petroleum 
Reserve-Alaska Oil and Gas Lease Sale 2014 will be available to the 
public immediately after publication of this Notice in the Federal 
Register. The Detailed Statement of Sale may be obtained from the BLM-
Alaska Web site at www.blm.gov/ak, or by request from the Public 
Information Center, BLM-Alaska State Office; 222 West 7th Ave., 
13; Anchorage, AK 99513-7504; telephone 907-271-5960. The 
Detailed Statement of Sale will include a description of the areas to 
be offered for lease, lease terms, conditions, special stipulations, 
required operating procedures, and how and where to submit bids.

    Authority:  43 CFR 3131.4-1.

Ted A. Murphy,
Associate State Director.
[FR Doc. 2014-23607 Filed 10-2-14; 8:45 am]
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