Second Call for Nominations for the Rio Puerco Management Committee, New Mexico, 71089-71090 [2020-24757]

Download as PDF 71089 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 216 / Friday, November 6, 2020 / Notices SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, announce a public meeting via videoconference of the Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council (Council), in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The videoconference is open to the public. DATES: Videoconference: Thursday, December 3, 2020, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Deadlines: For deadlines for registration, requests for accommodation, or comment submission, please see Public Input under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Douglas Hobbs, Designated Federal Officer, by email at doug_hobbs@ fws.gov, by telephone at 703–358–2336, or by the Federal Relay Service at 800– 877–8339. The Council was established to further the provisions of the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (16 U.S.C. 742a et seq.), the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1701–1785), the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997 (16 U.S.C. 668dd–ee), other statutes applicable to specific bureaus, and Executive Order 13443 (August 16, 2007), ‘‘Facilitation of Hunting Heritage and Wildlife Conservation.’’ The Council’s purpose is to provide recommendations to the Federal Government, through the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture, regarding policies and endeavors that (a) benefit wildlife resources; (b) encourage partnership among the public; sporting conservation organizations; and Federal, State, Tribal, and territorial governments; and (c) benefit SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: recreational hunting and recreational shooting sports. Meeting Agenda • Review issues and recommendations from the 2018–2020 Council term and consider a final report of activities. • Discuss issues for future Council consideration. • Conduct other miscellaneous Council business. • Open public comment period. The final agenda and other related meeting information will be posted on the Council website at https:// www.fws.gov/hsscc. The Designated Federal Officer will maintain detailed minutes of the meeting, which will be posted for public inspection within 90 days after the meeting at https:// www.fws.gov/hsscc. Public Input You must contact the Council Designated Federal Officer (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) no later than If you wish to Listen to the meeting via telephone (listen-only mode) ........................................................................................................ Request special accommodations ......................................................................................................................................... Submit written information before the meeting for the Council to consider during the videoconference ............................ Give an oral presentation during the videoconference ......................................................................................................... Submit a copy of oral statement or expanded statement, or to submit statement because time constraints prevented presentation during the videoconference. Submitting Written Information Interested members of the public may submit relevant information for the Council to consider during the videoconference. Written statements must be received by the Council Designated Federal Officer no later than the date in Public Input so that the information may be made available to the Council for their consideration prior to the videoconference. Written statements must be supplied to the Council Designated Federal Officer via email (acceptable file formats are Adobe Acrobat PDF, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, or rich text file) (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT). Giving an Oral Presentation Depending on the number of people who want to comment and the time available, the amount of time for individual oral comments may be limited. Interested parties should contact the Council Designated Federal Officer, in writing (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT), for placement on the public speaker list for this videoconference. Registered speakers VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:00 Nov 05, 2020 Jkt 253001 who wish to expand upon their oral statements, or those who had wished to speak but could not be accommodated on the agenda, may submit written statements to the Council Designated Federal Officer up to 30 days following the meeting. Requests to address the Council during the videoconference will be accommodated in the order the requests are received. Requests to address the Council during the teleconference will be accommodated in the order the requests are received. Accommodations The Service is committed to providing access to this videoconference to all participants. Please direct all requests for accommodations to Douglas Hobbs (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) by close of business on the date in Public Input. If you are hearing impaired or speech impaired, contact Douglas Hobbs via the Federal Relay Service at 800–877–8339. Availability of Public Comments Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your PO 00000 Frm 00043 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 November 30, 2020. November 27, 2020. November 30, 2020. December 3, 2020. Up to 30 days after the videoconference date. comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. (Authority: 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2) Matthew Huggler, Acting Assistant Director—External Affairs. [FR Doc. 2020–24619 Filed 11–5–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4333–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [212L1109AF LLNMA01000 L12200000.PM0000 241A] Second Call for Nominations for the Rio Puerco Management Committee, New Mexico AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. E:\FR\FM\06NON1.SGM 06NON1 71090 ACTION: Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 216 / Friday, November 6, 2020 / Notices Notice. SUMMARY: The purpose of this notice is to request a second call for public nominations for members to the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Rio Puerco Management Committee (Committee). A completed nomination form and accompanying nomination/ recommendation letters must be received by December 7, 2020. ADDRESSES: Send nominations to Mark Matthews, BLM acting Albuquerque District Manager, 100 Sun Blvd. NE, Suite 330, Albuquerque, NM 87109, Attention: Rio Puerco Management Committee Nominations. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Allison Sandoval, Public Affairs Specialist, BLM New Mexico State Office, 301 Dinosaur Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87508, phone (505) 954–2019, or email aesandoval@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1–800–877–8229, to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act, Section 401, reauthorized through the John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act, Section 1122, directs the Secretary of the Interior to establish the Committee. The Committee will be regulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2) and section 309 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA). The BLM rules governing advisory committees are found at 43 CFR subpart 1784. The Committee shall advise the Secretary, acting through the Director of the BLM, on the development and implementation of the Rio Puerco Management Program and serve as a forum for information about activities that may affect or further the development and implementation of the best management practices. The Committee shall be convened by a representative of the Bureau of Land Management and shall include representatives from: (1) The Rio Puerco Watershed Committee; (2) affected tribes and pueblos; (3) the United States Forest Service of the Department of Agriculture; (4) the Bureau of Reclamation; DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:00 Nov 05, 2020 Jkt 253001 (5) the United States Geological Survey; (6) the Bureau of Indian Affairs; (7) the United States Fish and Wildlife Service; (8) the Army Corps of Engineers; (9) the Environmental Protection Agency; (10) the Natural Resources Conservation Service of the Department of Agriculture; (11) the State of New Mexico, including the New Mexico Environment Department of the State Engineer; (12) affected local soil and water conservation districts; (13) the Elephant Butte Irrigation District; (14) private landowners; and (15) other interested citizens. Members will be appointed by the Secretary to staggered 3-year terms. Nominating Potential Members: Nomination forms may be obtained from the Rio Puerco Field Office (address listed above) or https://www.blm.gov/ get-involved/resource-advisory-council/ near-you/New-Mexico. All nominations must include a completed Resource Advisory Council application (OMB Control No. 1004–0204), letters of reference from the represented interests or organizations, and any other information that speaks to the candidate’s qualifications. The specific category the nominee would be representing should be identified in the letter of nomination and on the application form. Non-Federal members of the Committee serve without compensation. However, while away from their homes or regular places of business, Committee and subcommittee members engaged in Committee or subcommittee business may be allowed travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5703, in the same manner as persons employed intermittently in Federal Government service. The Committee shall meet approximately two to four times annually, and at such other times as determined by the Designated Federal Officer. Certification Statement: I hereby certify that the Rio Puerco Management Committee is necessary and is in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties pursuant to the Department of the Interior’s authority under the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management Act, the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009, and the John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act. PO 00000 Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4–1. Mark Matthews, Acting Albuquerque District Manager. [FR Doc. 2020–24757 Filed 11–5–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–FB–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR National Park Service [NPS–WASO–NAGPRA–NPS0031097; PPWOCRADN0–PCU00RP14.R50000] Notice of Inventory Completion: Michigan State Police, Lansing, MI National Park Service, Interior. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Michigan State Police (MSP) has completed an inventory of human remains, in consultation with the appropriate Indian Tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations, and has determined that there is no cultural affiliation between the human remains and any present-day Indian Tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations. Representatives of any Indian Tribe or Native Hawaiian organization not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control of these human remains should submit a written request to the Michigan State Police. If no additional requestors come forward, transfer of control of the human remains to the Indian Tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations stated in this notice may proceed. DATES: Representatives of any Indian Tribe or Native Hawaiian organization not identified in this notice that wish to request transfer of control of these human remains should submit a written request with information in support of the request to the Michigan State Police at the address in this notice by December 7, 2020. ADDRESSES: Hanna Friedlander, Human Remains Analyst, Michigan State Police, Intelligence Operations Division— Missing Persons Coordinator Unit, 7150 Harris Drive, Lansing, MI 48821, telephone (517) 242–5731, email friedlanderh@michigan.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is here given in accordance with the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), 25 U.S.C. 3003, of the completion of an inventory of human remains under the control of the Michigan State Police, Lansing, MI. The human remains were removed from Frenchtown Charter Township, Monroe County and Jackson County, MI. This notice is published as part of the National Park Service’s administrative responsibilities under NAGPRA, 25 E:\FR\FM\06NON1.SGM 06NON1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 216 (Friday, November 6, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 71089-71090]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-24757]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[212L1109AF LLNMA01000 L12200000.PM0000 241A]


Second Call for Nominations for the Rio Puerco Management 
Committee, New Mexico

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

[[Page 71090]]


ACTION: Notice.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: The purpose of this notice is to request a second call for 
public nominations for members to the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) 
Rio Puerco Management Committee (Committee).

DATES: A completed nomination form and accompanying nomination/
recommendation letters must be received by December 7, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Send nominations to Mark Matthews, BLM acting Albuquerque 
District Manager, 100 Sun Blvd. NE, Suite 330, Albuquerque, NM 87109, 
Attention: Rio Puerco Management Committee Nominations.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact Allison Sandoval, Public 
Affairs Specialist, BLM New Mexico State Office, 301 Dinosaur Trail, 
Santa Fe, NM 87508, phone (505) 954-2019, or email [email protected]. 
Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call 
the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8229, to contact the above 
individual during normal business hours. The FRS is available 24 hours 
a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above 
individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Omnibus Parks and Public Lands Management 
Act, Section 401, reauthorized through the John D. Dingell, Jr. 
Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act, Section 1122, directs the 
Secretary of the Interior to establish the Committee. The Committee 
will be regulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) (5 
U.S.C. Appendix 2) and section 309 of the Federal Land Policy and 
Management Act (FLPMA). The BLM rules governing advisory committees are 
found at 43 CFR subpart 1784.
    The Committee shall advise the Secretary, acting through the 
Director of the BLM, on the development and implementation of the Rio 
Puerco Management Program and serve as a forum for information about 
activities that may affect or further the development and 
implementation of the best management practices. The Committee shall be 
convened by a representative of the Bureau of Land Management and shall 
include representatives from:
    (1) The Rio Puerco Watershed Committee;
    (2) affected tribes and pueblos;
    (3) the United States Forest Service of the Department of 
Agriculture;
    (4) the Bureau of Reclamation;
    (5) the United States Geological Survey;
    (6) the Bureau of Indian Affairs;
    (7) the United States Fish and Wildlife Service;
    (8) the Army Corps of Engineers;
    (9) the Environmental Protection Agency;
    (10) the Natural Resources Conservation Service of the Department 
of Agriculture;
    (11) the State of New Mexico, including the New Mexico Environment 
Department of the State Engineer;
    (12) affected local soil and water conservation districts;
    (13) the Elephant Butte Irrigation District;
    (14) private landowners; and
    (15) other interested citizens.
    Members will be appointed by the Secretary to staggered 3-year 
terms.
    Nominating Potential Members: Nomination forms may be obtained from 
the Rio Puerco Field Office (address listed above) or https://www.blm.gov/get-involved/resource-advisory-council/near-you/New-Mexico. 
All nominations must include a completed Resource Advisory Council 
application (OMB Control No. 1004-0204), letters of reference from the 
represented interests or organizations, and any other information that 
speaks to the candidate's qualifications. The specific category the 
nominee would be representing should be identified in the letter of 
nomination and on the application form.
    Non-Federal members of the Committee serve without compensation. 
However, while away from their homes or regular places of business, 
Committee and subcommittee members engaged in Committee or subcommittee 
business may be allowed travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of 
subsistence, as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5703, in the same manner as 
persons employed intermittently in Federal Government service. The 
Committee shall meet approximately two to four times annually, and at 
such other times as determined by the Designated Federal Officer.
    Certification Statement: I hereby certify that the Rio Puerco 
Management Committee is necessary and is in the public interest in 
connection with the performance of duties pursuant to the Department of 
the Interior's authority under the Omnibus Parks and Public Lands 
Management Act, the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009, and the 
John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act.

    Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4-1.

Mark Matthews,
Acting Albuquerque District Manager.
[FR Doc. 2020-24757 Filed 11-5-20; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-FB-P