Ocean Exploration Advisory Board (OEAB), 59194 [2016-20708]

Download as PDF 59194 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 167 / Monday, August 29, 2016 / Notices SCHEDULE OF ANCILLARY MEETINGS— Continued jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Groundfish Advisory Subpanel ........................... Groundfish Management Team ................................. Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel ................. Highly Migratory Species Management Team ........... Enforcement Consultants ...... Day 7—Sunday, September 18, 2016 California State Delegation ... Oregon State Delegation ...... Washington State Delegation Groundfish Advisory Subpanel ........................... Groundfish Management Team ................................. Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel ................. Highly Migratory Species Management Team ........... Enforcement Consultants ...... Day 8—Monday, September 19, 2016 California State Delegation ... Oregon State Delegation ...... Washington State Delegation Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel ................. Highly Migratory Species Management Team ........... Enforcement Consultants ...... Day 9—Tuesday, September 20, 2016 California State Delegation ... Oregon State Delegation ...... Washington State Delegation DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 8 a.m. 8 a.m. Ocean Exploration Advisory Board (OEAB) 8 a.m. AGENCY: 8 a.m. Ad hoc 7 a.m. 7 a.m. 7 a.m. Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Department of Commerce (DOC). ACTION: Notice of public meeting. This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a 8 a.m. forthcoming meeting of the Ocean Exploration Advisory Board (OEAB). 8 a.m. OEAB members will discuss and provide advice on Federal ocean 8 a.m. exploration programs, with a particular emphasis on National Oceanic and 8 a.m. Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ad hoc Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) activities; federal ocean 7 a.m. exploration partners, including the 7 a.m. Cooperative Institute for Ocean 7 a.m. Exploration, Research, and Technology, the Office of Naval Research, and 8 a.m. NOAA’s Integrated Ocean Observing System program; advising NOAA on 8 a.m. out-year budget development with Ad hoc respect to ocean exploration; and other matters as described in the agenda 7 a.m. found on the OEAB Web site at http:// 7 a.m. oeab.noaa.gov. 7 a.m. TIME AND DATES: The announced meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 13, Although non-emergency issues not 2016 from 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. EDT, and contained in this agenda may come Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from before this Council for discussion, those 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. EDT. issues may not be the subject of formal ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at Council action during this meeting. the Boeing Company, 929 Long Bridge Council action will be restricted to those Drive, Arlington, VA 22202. issues specifically listed in this notice STATUS: The meeting will be open to the and any issues arising after publication public with a 30 minute public of this notice that require emergency comment period on Tuesday, September action under section 305(c) of the 13, 2016 from 2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Magnuson-Stevens Fishery EDT (please check the agenda on the Conservation and Management Act, Web site to confirm the time). The provided the public has been notified of public may listen to the meeting and the Council’s intent to take final action provide comments during the public to address the emergency. comment period via teleconference. Special Accommodations Dial-in information may be found on the meeting agenda posted to the OEAB These meetings are physically Web site. accessible to people with disabilities. The OEAB expects that public Requests for sign language statements at its meetings will not be interpretation or other auxiliary aids repetitive of previously submitted should be directed to Mr. Kris verbal or written statements. In general, Kleinschmidt at (503) 820–2280 at least each individual or group making a 5 days prior to the meeting date. verbal presentation will be limited to Dated: August 24, 2016. three minutes. The Designated Federal Jeffrey N. Lonergan, Officer must receive written comments Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable by September 1, 2016 to provide Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. sufficient time for OEAB review. [FR Doc. 2016–20646 Filed 8–26–16; 8:45 am] Written comments received after BILLING CODE 3510–22–P September 1, 2016 will be distributed to VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:27 Aug 26, 2016 Jkt 238001 SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the OEAB but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting date. Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. SPECIAL ACCOMODATIONS: These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to David McKinnie, Designated Federal Officer (see below) by September 1, 2016. Mr. David McKinnie, Designated Federal Officer, Ocean Exploration Advisory Board, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 7600 Sand Point Way NE., Seattle, WA 98115, (206) 526–6950. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NOAA established the OEAB under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) and legislation that gives the agency statutory authority to operate an ocean exploration program and to coordinate a national program of ocean exploration. The OEAB advises NOAA leadership on strategic planning, exploration priorities, competitive ocean exploration grant programs and other matters as the NOAA Administrator requests. OEAB members represent government agencies, the private sector, academic institutions, and not-for-profit institutions involved in all facets of ocean exploration—from advanced technology to citizen exploration. In addition to advising NOAA leadership, NOAA expects the OEAB to help to define and develop a national program of ocean exploration—a network of stakeholders and partnerships advancing national priorities for ocean exploration. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated: August 24, 2016. Jason Donaldson, Chief Financial Officer, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. [FR Doc. 2016–20708 Filed 8–26–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–KA–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XE844 New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\29AUN1.SGM 29AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 167 (Monday, August 29, 2016)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2016-20708]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)


Ocean Exploration Advisory Board (OEAB)

AGENCY: Office of Ocean Exploration and Research (OER) National Oceanic 
and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Department of Commerce (DOC).

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a 
forthcoming meeting of the Ocean Exploration Advisory Board (OEAB). 
OEAB members will discuss and provide advice on Federal ocean 
exploration programs, with a particular emphasis on National Oceanic 
and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Ocean Exploration and 
Research (OER) activities; federal ocean exploration partners, 
including the Cooperative Institute for Ocean Exploration, Research, 
and Technology, the Office of Naval Research, and NOAA's Integrated 
Ocean Observing System program; advising NOAA on out-year budget 
development with respect to ocean exploration; and other matters as 
described in the agenda found on the OEAB Web site at http://oeab.noaa.gov.

TIME AND DATES: The announced meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, 
September 13, 2016 from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. EDT, and Wednesday, 
September 14, 2016 from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. EDT.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Boeing Company, 929 Long 
Bridge Drive, Arlington, VA 22202.

STATUS: The meeting will be open to the public with a 30 minute public 
comment period on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from 2:45 p.m. to 3:15 
p.m. EDT (please check the agenda on the Web site to confirm the time). 
The public may listen to the meeting and provide comments during the 
public comment period via teleconference. Dial-in information may be 
found on the meeting agenda posted to the OEAB Web site.
    The OEAB expects that public statements at its meetings will not be 
repetitive of previously submitted verbal or written statements. In 
general, each individual or group making a verbal presentation will be 
limited to three minutes. The Designated Federal Officer must receive 
written comments by September 1, 2016 to provide sufficient time for 
OEAB review. Written comments received after September 1, 2016 will be 
distributed to the OEAB but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting 
date. Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

SPECIAL ACCOMODATIONS: These meetings are physically accessible to 
people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or 
other auxiliary aids should be directed to David McKinnie, Designated 
Federal Officer (see below) by September 1, 2016.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. David McKinnie, Designated Federal 
Officer, Ocean Exploration Advisory Board, National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration, 7600 Sand Point Way NE., Seattle, WA 98115, 
(206) 526-6950.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NOAA established the OEAB under the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act (FACA) and legislation that gives the agency 
statutory authority to operate an ocean exploration program and to 
coordinate a national program of ocean exploration. The OEAB advises 
NOAA leadership on strategic planning, exploration priorities, 
competitive ocean exploration grant programs and other matters as the 
NOAA Administrator requests.
    OEAB members represent government agencies, the private sector, 
academic institutions, and not-for-profit institutions involved in all 
facets of ocean exploration--from advanced technology to citizen 
exploration.
    In addition to advising NOAA leadership, NOAA expects the OEAB to 
help to define and develop a national program of ocean exploration--a 
network of stakeholders and partnerships advancing national priorities 
for ocean exploration.

    Dated: August 24, 2016.
Jason Donaldson,
Chief Financial Officer, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, 
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
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