Second Call for Nominations to the Alaska Resource Advisory Council, 58960-58961 [2016-20509]

Download as PDF 58960 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 166 / Friday, August 26, 2016 / Notices Dated: August 10, 2016. Jay B. Herrington, Field Supervisor, Jacksonville Field Office, Southeast Region. ACTION: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), have issued the following permits to conduct certain activities with endangered species, marine mammals, or both. We issue these permits under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA). ADDRESSES: Brenda Tapia, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Management Authority, Branch of Permits, MS: IA, 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041; fax 703–358– 2281. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, 703–358–2104 SUMMARY: [FR Doc. 2016–20484 Filed 8–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4333–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2016–0108; FXIA16710900000–156–FF09A30000] Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits AGENCY: Notice of issuance of permits. Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. Permit No. (telephone); 703–358–2281 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (email). On the dates below, as authorized by the provisions of the ESA (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), as amended, and/or the MMPA, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), we issued requested permits subject to certain conditions set forth therein. For each permit for an endangered species, we found that (1) The application was filed in good faith, (2) The granted permit would not operate to the disadvantage of the endangered species, and (3) The granted permit would be consistent with the purposes and policy set forth in section 2 of the ESA. 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SUMMARY: [FR Doc. 2016–20554 Filed 8–25–16; 8:45 am] mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES BILLING CODE 4333–15–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 21:17 Aug 25, 2016 Jkt 238001 [167 A2100DD/AAKC001030/ A0A501010.999900] Indian Gaming; Extension of TribalState Class III Gaming Compact (Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota) AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. Notice. ACTION: extension does not modify any other terms of the compact. See to 25 CFR 293.5. The Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota have reached an agreement to extend the expiration of their existing Tribal-State Class III gaming compact until December 31, 2016. This publishes notice of the new expiration date of the compact. Dated: August 19, 2016. Lawrence S. Roberts, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2016–20436 Filed 8–25–16; 8:45 am] This notice announces the extension of the Class III gaming compact between the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and the State of South Dakota. DATES: Effective August 26, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Paula L. Hart, Director, Office of Indian Gaming, Office of the Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs, Washington, DC 20240, (202) 219–4066. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: An extension to an existing tribal-state Class III gaming compact does not require approval by the Secretary if the PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 BILLING CODE 4337–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLAK9100000.L141000000.XX0000] Second Call for Nominations to the Alaska Resource Advisory Council Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\26AUN1.SGM 26AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 166 / Friday, August 26, 2016 / Notices The purpose of this notice is to reopen the request for public nominations for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Alaska Resource Advisory Council (RAC). The RAC provides advice and recommendations to the BLM regarding land management issues. BLM Alaska will accept public nominations for 45 days after the publication of this notice. DATES: All nominations must be received no later than October 11, 2016. ADDRESSES: June Lowery, Alaska State Office, BLM, 222 West 7th Avenue, #13, Anchorage, AK 99513, (907) 271–3130. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: June Lowery, BLM Alaska, 222 West 7th Avenue, # 13, Anchorage, AK 99513, (907) 271–3130. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) directs the Secretary of the Interior to involve the public in planning and issues related to management of lands administered by the BLM. Section 309 of FLPMA (43 U.S.C. 1739) directs the Secretary to establish 10- to 15-member citizenbased advisory councils that are consistent with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). As required by FACA, RAC membership must be balanced and representative of the various interests concerned with the management of the public lands. The rules governing RACs are found at 43 CFR subpart 1784 and include the following three membership categories: Category One—Holders of Federal grazing permits or leases; representatives of energy and mineral development; representatives of the commercial timber industry; representatives of interests associated with transportation or rights-of-way; or representatives of developed outdoor recreation, off-highway vehicle use, and commercial recreation; Category Two—Representatives of nationally or regionally recognized environmental organizations; archaeological and historic organizations; dispersed recreation activities; or nationally or regionally recognized wild horse and burro organizations; and Category Three—Persons who hold State, county, or local elected office; employees of a State agency responsible for management of natural resources, land or water; representatives of Indian tribes within or adjacent to the area for which the council is organized; persons who are employed as academicians in natural resource management or natural sciences; or representatives of the affected public-at-large. mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 21:17 Aug 25, 2016 Jkt 238001 Those who submitted a nomination in response to the first call for nominations, published in the Federal Register on March 18, 2016, do not need to resubmit. All nominations from the first and second calls will be considered together during the review process. Individuals may nominate themselves or others. Nominees must be residents of Alaska. The BLM will evaluate nominees based on their education, training, experience, and knowledge of the geographical area of the RAC. Nominees should demonstrate a commitment to collaborative resource decision-making. Individuals who are Federally registered lobbyists are ineligible to serve on all FACA and nonFACA boards, committees, or councils in an individual capacity. The term ‘‘individual capacity’’ refers to individuals who are appointed to exercise their own individual best judgment on behalf of the government, such as when they are designated Special Government Employees, rather than being appointed to represent a particular interest. The following must accompany all nominations: —Letters of reference from represented interests or organizations; —A completed Resource Advisory Council application; and —Any other information that addresses the nominee’s qualifications. Simultaneous with this notice, the BLM Alaska State Office will issue a press release providing additional information for submitting nominations, with specifics about the number and categories of member positions available for the RAC. Nominations and completed applications for the RAC should be sent to the office listed under the above ADDRESSES section. Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4–1 Bud C. Cribley, State Director. [FR Doc. 2016–20509 Filed 8–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–84–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [16X L1109AF LLUT980300– L11100000.XZ0000–24–1A] 2016 Second Call for Nominations for Utah Resource Advisory Council Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The purpose of this notice is to request a second call for nominations SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 58961 for five open positions on the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Utah Resource Advisory Council (RAC) because we did not receive a sufficient number of applications from the first call for nominations. The RAC provides advice and recommendations to the BLM on land use planning and management of the National System of Public Lands within their geographic areas. The BLM will accept public nominations for 30 days after the publication of this notice. DATES: All nominations must be received no later than September 26, 2016. ADDRESSES: Lola Bird, Public Affairs Specialist, Bureau of Land Management, Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lola Bird, Public Affairs Specialist, Bureau of Land Management Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101; by telephone (801) 539–4033 or by email: lbird@ 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 leave a message or question for the above individual. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Replies are provided during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) directs the Secretary of the Interior to involve the public in planning and issues related to management of lands administered by the BLM. Section 309 of FLPMA (43 U.S.C. 1739) directs the Secretary to establish 10- to 15-member citizenbased advisory councils that are consistent with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). As required by FACA, RAC membership must be balanced and representative of the various interests concerned with the management of the public lands. The rules governing RACs are found at 43 CFR subpart 1784 and include the following three membership categories: Two positions in Category One— Public land ranchers and representatives of organizations associated with energy and mineral development, the timber industry, transportation or rights-of-way, offhighway vehicle use, and commercial recreation. Two positions in Category Two— Representatives of nationally or regionally recognized environmental organizations, archaeological and historical organizations, dispersed recreation activities, and wild horse and burro organizations. E:\FR\FM\26AUN1.SGM 26AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 166 (Friday, August 26, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 58960-58961]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-20509]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLAK9100000.L141000000.XX0000]


Second Call for Nominations to the Alaska Resource Advisory 
Council

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The purpose of this notice is to reopen the request for public 
nominations for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Alaska Resource 
Advisory Council (RAC). The RAC provides advice and recommendations to 
the BLM regarding land management issues. BLM Alaska will accept public 
nominations for 45 days after the publication of this notice.

DATES: All nominations must be received no later than October 11, 2016.

ADDRESSES: June Lowery, Alaska State Office, BLM, 222 West 7th Avenue, 
#13, Anchorage, AK 99513, (907) 271-3130.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: June Lowery, BLM Alaska, 222 West 7th 
Avenue, # 13, Anchorage, AK 99513, (907) 271-3130.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Land Policy and Management Act 
(FLPMA) directs the Secretary of the Interior to involve the public in 
planning and issues related to management of lands administered by the 
BLM. Section 309 of FLPMA (43 U.S.C. 1739) directs the Secretary to 
establish 10- to 15-member citizen-based advisory councils that are 
consistent with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). As required 
by FACA, RAC membership must be balanced and representative of the 
various interests concerned with the management of the public lands. 
The rules governing RACs are found at 43 CFR subpart 1784 and include 
the following three membership categories:
    Category One--Holders of Federal grazing permits or leases; 
representatives of energy and mineral development; representatives of 
the commercial timber industry; representatives of interests associated 
with transportation or rights-of-way; or representatives of developed 
outdoor recreation, off-highway vehicle use, and commercial recreation;
    Category Two--Representatives of nationally or regionally 
recognized environmental organizations; archaeological and historic 
organizations; dispersed recreation activities; or nationally or 
regionally recognized wild horse and burro organizations; and
    Category Three--Persons who hold State, county, or local elected 
office; employees of a State agency responsible for management of 
natural resources, land or water; representatives of Indian tribes 
within or adjacent to the area for which the council is organized; 
persons who are employed as academicians in natural resource management 
or natural sciences; or representatives of the affected public-at-
large.
    Those who submitted a nomination in response to the first call for 
nominations, published in the Federal Register on March 18, 2016, do 
not need to resubmit. All nominations from the first and second calls 
will be considered together during the review process. Individuals may 
nominate themselves or others. Nominees must be residents of Alaska. 
The BLM will evaluate nominees based on their education, training, 
experience, and knowledge of the geographical area of the RAC. Nominees 
should demonstrate a commitment to collaborative resource decision-
making. Individuals who are Federally registered lobbyists are 
ineligible to serve on all FACA and non-FACA boards, committees, or 
councils in an individual capacity. The term ``individual capacity'' 
refers to individuals who are appointed to exercise their own 
individual best judgment on behalf of the government, such as when they 
are designated Special Government Employees, rather than being 
appointed to represent a particular interest. The following must 
accompany all nominations:

--Letters of reference from represented interests or organizations;
--A completed Resource Advisory Council application; and
--Any other information that addresses the nominee's qualifications.

    Simultaneous with this notice, the BLM Alaska State Office will 
issue a press release providing additional information for submitting 
nominations, with specifics about the number and categories of member 
positions available for the RAC.
    Nominations and completed applications for the RAC should be sent 
to the office listed under the above ADDRESSES section.

    Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4-1

Bud C. Cribley,
State Director.
[FR Doc. 2016-20509 Filed 8-25-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4310-84-P