Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments, 18253 [2015-07704]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 64 / Friday, April 3, 2015 / Notices 30 U.S.C. 181 et seq.; 43 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.; AND 43 CFR 3590. Karen Rice, Acting District Manager, Idaho Falls District, Bureau of Land Management. Garth Smelser, Forest Supervisor, Caribou-Targhee National Forest. [FR Doc. 2015–07587 Filed 4–2–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Geological Survey [GX15LC00BM3FD00] Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice of a revision of a currently approved information collection (1028–0079). We (the U.S. Geological Survey) will ask the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to approve the information collection (IC) described below. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, and as part of our continuing efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, we invite the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on this IC. This collection is scheduled to expire on September 30, 2015. SUMMARY: To ensure that your comments are considered, we must receive them on or before June 2, 2015. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on this information collection to the Information Collection Clearance Officer, U.S. Geological Survey, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive MS 807, Reston, VA 20192 (mail); (703) 648–7197 (fax); or gs-info_collections@usgs.gov (email). Please reference ‘Information Collection 1028–0079, North American Breeding Bird Survey’ in all correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Keith Pardieck, USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 12100 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, MD 20708–4038 (mail); 301–497–5843 (phone); or kpardieck@ usgs.gov (email). You may also find information about this ICR at www.reginfo.gov. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract Respondents supply the U.S. Geological Survey with avian population data for more than 600 North 17:49 Apr 02, 2015 Jkt 235001 including your personal mailing address, phone number, email address, or other personally identifiable information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment, including your personally identifiable information, may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personally identifiable information from public view, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Mark Wimer, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center Director (Acting). [FR Doc. 2015–07704 Filed 4–2–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4311–AM–P AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 American bird species. The raw survey data, resulting population trend estimates, and relative abundance estimates will be made available via the Internet and through special publications, for use by Government agencies, industry, education programs, and the general public. We will protect information from respondents considered proprietary under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552) and its implementing regulations (43 CFR part 2), and under regulations at 30 CFR 250.197, ‘‘Data and information to be made available to the public or for limited inspection.’’ Responses are voluntary. No questions of a ‘‘sensitive’’ nature are asked. 18253 II. Data OMB Control Number: 1028–0079. Form Number: NA. Title: North American Breeding Bird Survey. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: General public skilled in bird identification. Respondent’s Obligation: None. Participation is voluntary. Frequency of Collection: Annually. Estimated Total Number of Annual Responses: 2,600. Estimated Time per Response: 11 hours. Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 28,600. Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping ‘‘Non-Hour Cost’’ Burden: Mileage costs are on average $57.50 per response. This includes an approximate 100-mile round trip for data collection. Public Disclosure Statement: The PRA (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.) provides that an agency may not conduct or sponsor and you are not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number and current expiration date. III. Request for Comments We are soliciting comments as to: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the agency to perform its duties, including whether the information is useful; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, usefulness, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) how to minimize the burden on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Please note that the comments submitted in response to this notice are a matter of public record. Before PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLCAD01000 L12100000.MD0000 15XL1109AF] Meeting of the California Desert District Advisory Council Notice is hereby given, in accordance with Public Law 92–463 and 94–579, that the California Desert District Advisory Council (DAC) to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), U.S. Department of the Interior, will participate in a field tour of BLMadministered public lands on Friday, April 10, 2015, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and will meet in formal session on Saturday, April 11, 2015, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Ridgecrest, CA. Exact meeting location is yet to be determined. Agenda for the Saturday meeting will include updates by council members, the BLM California Desert District Manager, five Field Managers, and council subgroups. The focus topic for the meeting will be the BLM’s ongoing planning efforts in the West Mojave planning area. Final agenda items for the field trip, public meeting, and the meeting location will be posted on the DAC Web page at http:// www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/info/rac/ dac.html when finalized. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: All DAC meetings are open to the public. Public comment for items not on the agenda will be scheduled at the beginning of the meeting Saturday morning. Time for public comment is made available by the council chairman during the presentation of various agenda items, and is scheduled at the end of the meeting for topics not on the agenda. While the Saturday meeting is tentatively scheduled from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., the meeting could conclude SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\03APN1.SGM 03APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Geological Survey

[GX15LC00BM3FD00]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Request for Comments

AGENCY: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Department of the Interior.

ACTION: Notice of a revision of a currently approved information 
collection (1028-0079).

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SUMMARY: We (the U.S. Geological Survey) will ask the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) to approve the information collection (IC) 
described below. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 
1995, and as part of our continuing efforts to reduce paperwork and 
respondent burden, we invite the general public and other Federal 
agencies to take this opportunity to comment on this IC. This 
collection is scheduled to expire on September 30, 2015.

DATES: To ensure that your comments are considered, we must receive 
them on or before June 2, 2015.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on this information collection to 
the Information Collection Clearance Officer, U.S. Geological Survey, 
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive MS 807, Reston, VA 20192 (mail); (703) 648-
7197 (fax); or gs-info_collections@usgs.gov (email). Please reference 
`Information Collection 1028-0079, North American Breeding Bird Survey' 
in all correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Keith Pardieck, USGS Patuxent Wildlife 
Research Center, 12100 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, MD 20708-4038 (mail); 
301-497-5843 (phone); or kpardieck@usgs.gov (email). You may also find 
information about this ICR at www.reginfo.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Abstract

    Respondents supply the U.S. Geological Survey with avian population 
data for more than 600 North American bird species. The raw survey 
data, resulting population trend estimates, and relative abundance 
estimates will be made available via the Internet and through special 
publications, for use by Government agencies, industry, education 
programs, and the general public. We will protect information from 
respondents considered proprietary under the Freedom of Information Act 
(5 U.S.C. 552) and its implementing regulations (43 CFR part 2), and 
under regulations at 30 CFR 250.197, ``Data and information to be made 
available to the public or for limited inspection.'' Responses are 
voluntary. No questions of a ``sensitive'' nature are asked.

II. Data

    OMB Control Number: 1028-0079.
    Form Number: NA.
    Title: North American Breeding Bird Survey.
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: General public skilled in bird identification.
    Respondent's Obligation: None. Participation is voluntary.
    Frequency of Collection: Annually.
    Estimated Total Number of Annual Responses: 2,600.
    Estimated Time per Response: 11 hours.
    Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 28,600.
    Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping ``Non-Hour Cost'' Burden: 
Mileage costs are on average $57.50 per response. This includes an 
approximate 100-mile round trip for data collection.
    Public Disclosure Statement: The PRA (44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.) 
provides that an agency may not conduct or sponsor and you are not 
required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number and current expiration date.

III. Request for Comments

    We are soliciting comments as to: (a) Whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for the agency to perform its 
duties, including whether the information is useful; (b) the accuracy 
of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, usefulness, and clarity 
of the information to be collected; and (d) how to minimize the burden 
on the respondents, including the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology.
    Please note that the comments submitted in response to this notice 
are a matter of public record. Before including your personal mailing 
address, phone number, email address, or other personally identifiable 
information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire 
comment, including your personally identifiable information, may be 
made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your 
comment to withhold your personally identifiable information from 
public view, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

Mark Wimer,
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center Director (Acting).
[FR Doc. 2015-07704 Filed 4-2-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4311-AM-P