Meeting Announcement: North American Wetlands Conservation Council, 2962 [2015-00849]

Download as PDF 2962 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 13 / Wednesday, January 21, 2015 / Notices migratory birds. Project proposal due dates, application instructions, and eligibility requirements are available on the NAWCA Web site at http:// www.fws.gov/birdhabitat/Grants/ NAWCA. Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–HQ–MB–2015–N011; 91100–3740– GRNT 7C] Meeting Announcement: North American Wetlands Conservation Council AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, The North American Wetlands Conservation Council (Council) will meet via telephone to select North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) U.S. small grant proposals for recommendation to the Migratory Bird Conservation Commission (Commission). This teleconference is open to the public, and interested persons may present oral or written statements. DATES: The teleconference is scheduled for February 25, 2015, at 2 p.m. If you are interested in presenting information at this public meeting, contact the acting Council Coordinator no later than February 20, 2015. ADDRESSES: Because this is a conference call, there is no meeting venue. Participants should call the toll-free number 866–692–4541; when prompted, enter participant passcode 51659890. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael Kreger, Acting Council Coordinator, by phone at 703–358–1784; by email at dbhc@fws.gov; or by U.S. mail at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 5275 Leesburg Pike MS: MB, Falls Church, Virginia 22041. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: About the Council In accordance with NAWCA (Pub. L. 101–233, 103 Stat. 1968, December 13, 1989, as amended), the State-privateFederal Council meets to consider wetland acquisition, restoration, enhancement, and management projects for recommendation to, and final funding approval by, the Commission. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES The North American Wetlands Conservation Act of 1989 provides matching grants to organizations and individuals who have developed partnerships to carry out wetlands conservation projects in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. These projects must involve long-term protection, restoration, and/or enhancement of wetlands and associated uplands habitats for the benefit of all wetlands-associated VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:50 Jan 20, 2015 Jkt 235001 Michael Johnson, Deputy Assistant Director, Migratory Birds. You must contact the Acting Council Coordinator (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) no later than If you wish to: Interior. ACTION: Notice of teleconference. About NAWCA CONTACT. Public Input DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (1) Listen to Council Meeting. (2) Submit written information or questions before the Council meeting for consideration during the meeting. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR February 20, 2015. [FWS–HQ–MB–2015–N012; 91100–3740– GRNT 7C] Meeting Announcement: Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Advisory Group Meeting Minutes Summary minutes of the Council meeting will be maintained by the acting Council Coordinator at the address under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION Fmt 4703 BILLING CODE 4310–55–P Fish and Wildlife Service Giving an Oral Presentation Individuals or groups requesting to make an oral presentation at the meetings will be limited to 2 minutes per speaker, with no more than a total of 10 minutes for all speakers. Interested parties should contact the acting Council Coordinator by the date above, in writing (preferably via email; see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT), to be placed on the public speaker list. Nonregistered public speakers will not be considered during the Council meeting. Registered speakers who wish to expand upon their oral statements, or those who had wished to speak but could not be accommodated on the agenda, are invited to submit written statements to the Council within 30 days following the meeting. Frm 00051 [FR Doc. 2015–00849 Filed 1–20–15; 8:45 am] February 25, 2015. Submitting Written Information or Questions Interested members of the public may submit relevant information or questions for the Council to consider during the public meeting. If you wish to submit a written statement, so that the information may be made available to the Council for their consideration prior to this meeting, you must contact the acting Council Coordinator by the date above. Written statements must be supplied to the acting Council Coordinator in both of the following formats: One hard copy with original signature, and one electronic copy via email (acceptable file formats are Adobe Acrobat PDF, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, or rich text file). PO 00000 Meeting notes will be available by contacting the acting Council Coordinator within 30 days following the meeting. Personal copies may be purchased for the cost of duplication. Sfmt 4703 Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of teleconference. AGENCY: The Advisory Group for the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act (NMBCA) grants program (Advisory Group) will meet via telephone to follow up on agenda items from the December 10, 2014, meeting and to discuss strategic direction of the NMBCA program and Advisory Group. This teleconference is open to the public, and interested persons may present oral or written statements. DATES: The teleconference is scheduled for March 18, 2015, at 1 p.m. If you are interested in presenting information at this public meeting, contact the Advisory Group Coordinator no later than March 12, 2015. ADDRESSES: Although this meeting is conference call, local Advisory Group members may convene at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters, 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, Virginia 22041. Participants should call the tollfree number 866–692–4541; when prompted, enter participant passcode 51659890. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael Kreger, Acting Advisory Group Coordinator, by phone at 703–358–1784; by email at dbhc@fws.gov; or by U.S. mail at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 5275 Leesburg Pike MS: MB, Falls Church, Virginia 22041. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: About the Advisory Group In accordance with NMBCA (Pub. L. 106–247, 114 Stat. 593, July 20, 2000), the Advisory Group typically meets once a year to discuss the strategic direction and management of the NMBCA program and provide advice to E:\FR\FM\21JAN1.SGM 21JAN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-HQ-MB-2015-N011; 91100-3740-GRNT 7C]


Meeting Announcement: North American Wetlands Conservation 
Council

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of teleconference.

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SUMMARY: The North American Wetlands Conservation Council (Council) 
will meet via telephone to select North American Wetlands Conservation 
Act (NAWCA) U.S. small grant proposals for recommendation to the 
Migratory Bird Conservation Commission (Commission). This 
teleconference is open to the public, and interested persons may 
present oral or written statements.

DATES: The teleconference is scheduled for February 25, 2015, at 2 p.m. 
If you are interested in presenting information at this public meeting, 
contact the acting Council Coordinator no later than February 20, 2015.

ADDRESSES: Because this is a conference call, there is no meeting 
venue. Participants should call the toll-free number 866-692-4541; when 
prompted, enter participant passcode 51659890.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael Kreger, Acting Council 
Coordinator, by phone at 703-358-1784; by email at dbhc@fws.gov; or by 
U.S. mail at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 5275 Leesburg Pike MS: MB, 
Falls Church, Virginia 22041.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

About the Council

    In accordance with NAWCA (Pub. L. 101-233, 103 Stat. 1968, December 
13, 1989, as amended), the State-private-Federal Council meets to 
consider wetland acquisition, restoration, enhancement, and management 
projects for recommendation to, and final funding approval by, the 
Commission.

About NAWCA

    The North American Wetlands Conservation Act of 1989 provides 
matching grants to organizations and individuals who have developed 
partnerships to carry out wetlands conservation projects in the United 
States, Canada, and Mexico. These projects must involve long-term 
protection, restoration, and/or enhancement of wetlands and associated 
uplands habitats for the benefit of all wetlands-associated migratory 
birds. Project proposal due dates, application instructions, and 
eligibility requirements are available on the NAWCA Web site at http://www.fws.gov/birdhabitat/Grants/NAWCA.

Public Input

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                                             You must contact the Acting
                                            Council Coordinator (see FOR
              If you wish to:               FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT)
                                                    no later than
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(1) Listen to Council Meeting.............  February 25, 2015.
(2) Submit written information or           February 20, 2015.
 questions before the Council meeting for
 consideration during the meeting.
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Submitting Written Information or Questions

    Interested members of the public may submit relevant information or 
questions for the Council to consider during the public meeting. If you 
wish to submit a written statement, so that the information may be made 
available to the Council for their consideration prior to this meeting, 
you must contact the acting Council Coordinator by the date above. 
Written statements must be supplied to the acting Council Coordinator 
in both of the following formats: One hard copy with original 
signature, and one electronic copy via email (acceptable file formats 
are Adobe Acrobat PDF, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, or rich text file).

Giving an Oral Presentation

    Individuals or groups requesting to make an oral presentation at 
the meetings will be limited to 2 minutes per speaker, with no more 
than a total of 10 minutes for all speakers. Interested parties should 
contact the acting Council Coordinator by the date above, in writing 
(preferably via email; see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT), to be 
placed on the public speaker list. Nonregistered public speakers will 
not be considered during the Council meeting. Registered speakers who 
wish to expand upon their oral statements, or those who had wished to 
speak but could not be accommodated on the agenda, are invited to 
submit written statements to the Council within 30 days following the 
meeting.

Meeting Minutes

    Summary minutes of the Council meeting will be maintained by the 
acting Council Coordinator at the address under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT. Meeting notes will be available by contacting the acting 
Council Coordinator within 30 days following the meeting. Personal 
copies may be purchased for the cost of duplication.

Michael Johnson,
Deputy Assistant Director, Migratory Birds.
[FR Doc. 2015-00849 Filed 1-20-15; 8:45 am]
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