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Download as PDF 33482 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 138 / Thursday, July 20, 2017 / Notices conservation of summer flounder. Based on the analysis provided by the State, it is likely that New Jersey’s measures will result in similar levels of total removals as the measures outlined in Addendum XXVIII. As a result, the Secretary is not imposing a moratorium in New Jersey state waters. The Atlantic Coastal Act’s noncompliance review and determination process was previously outlined in a notice that published in the Federal Register on June 22, 2017, (82 FR 28476) and is not repeated here. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: July 17, 2017. Emily H. Menashes, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2017–15229 Filed 7–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the council office (see ADDRESSES) 3 days prior to the meeting. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XF553 South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Hearings National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public hearings. AGENCY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold public hearings via webinar pertaining to Amendment 43 to the Snapper Grouper Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for the South Atlantic Region. The amendment would revise the annual catch limit for red snapper in the South Atlantic Economic Exclusive Zone (EEZ). DATES: The public hearings will be held via webinar on August 8, 2017 at 6 p.m. and August 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. An informal Question and Answer (Q&A) session will be held via webinar on August 3, 2017 beginning at 6 p.m. ADDRESSES: Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC 29405. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information Officer, SAFMC; phone: (843) 571–4366 or toll free: (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769– 4520; email: kim.iverson@safmc.net. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Q&A session and public hearings will be conducted via webinar. Registration for each webinar is required. Registration asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:50 Jul 19, 2017 Jkt 241001 information and public hearing materials will be posted on the Council’s Web site at http://safmc.net/ safmc-meetings/public-hearing-andscoping-meeting-schedule/ by July 27, 2017. During the Q&A session Council staff will present an overview of the amendment and will be available for informal discussions and to answer questions via webinar. During the public hearings, Council staff will review the amendment and members of the public will have the opportunity to provide formal comments for consideration by the Council. Written comments may be submitted online beginning July 27, 2017 at: http:// safmc.net/safmc-meetings/publichearing-and-scoping-meeting-schedule/. Written comments may also be submitted to the Council office (see ADDRESSES). Comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. on August 15, 2017. Note: The times and sequence specified in this agenda are subject to change. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: July 17, 2017. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2017–15261 Filed 7–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration United States Global Change Research Program The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce (DOC). ACTION: Request for public nominations. AGENCY: The U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) is mandated under the Global Change Research Act (GCRA) of 1990 to conduct a quadrennial National Climate Assessment (NCA). Under its current, updated decadal strategic plan (http:// go.usa.gov/x9MCQ), USGCRP is building sustained assessment capacity. The sustained assessment supports the Nation’s ability to understand, anticipate, and respond to risks and potential impacts brought about by CONTEXT: PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 global environmental change. Work on the fourth National Climate Assessment is currently underway. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XF553


South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Hearings

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of public hearings.

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SUMMARY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will 
hold public hearings via webinar pertaining to Amendment 43 to the 
Snapper Grouper Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for the South Atlantic 
Region. The amendment would revise the annual catch limit for red 
snapper in the South Atlantic Economic Exclusive Zone (EEZ).

DATES: The public hearings will be held via webinar on August 8, 2017 
at 6 p.m. and August 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. An informal 
Question and Answer (Q&A) session will be held via webinar on August 3, 
2017 beginning at 6 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 
4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC 29405.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information 
Officer, SAFMC; phone: (843) 571-4366 or toll free: (866) SAFMC-10; 
fax: (843) 769-4520; email: kim.iverson@safmc.net.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Q&A session and public hearings will be 
conducted via webinar. Registration for each webinar is required. 
Registration information and public hearing materials will be posted on 
the Council's Web site at http://safmc.net/safmc-meetings/public-hearing-and-scoping-meeting-schedule/ by July 27, 2017.
    During the Q&A session Council staff will present an overview of 
the amendment and will be available for informal discussions and to 
answer questions via webinar. During the public hearings, Council staff 
will review the amendment and members of the public will have the 
opportunity to provide formal comments for consideration by the 
Council.
    Written comments may be submitted online beginning July 27, 2017 
at: http://safmc.net/safmc-meetings/public-hearing-and-scoping-meeting-schedule/. Written comments may also be submitted to the Council office 
(see ADDRESSES). Comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. on August 15, 
2017.

Special Accommodations

    These meetings are physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the 
council office (see ADDRESSES) 3 days prior to the meeting.

    Note: The times and sequence specified in this agenda are 
subject to change.


    Authority:  16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.

    Dated: July 17, 2017.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2017-15261 Filed 7-19-17; 8:45 am]
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