Call for Nominations for the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group Federal Advisory Committee, 13310-13311 [2022-04997]

Download as PDF jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with NOTICES1 13310 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 46 / Wednesday, March 9, 2022 / Notices virtual meetings will be held via the Zoom platform. Registration and participation information will be available on the RAC’s web page 30 days in advance of the meetings at https://www.blm.gov/get-involved/ resource-advisory-council/near-you/ colorado/rocky-mountain-rac. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maribeth Pecotte, Public Affairs Specialist; BLM Rocky Mountain District Office, 3028 E Main St., Canon City, CO 71212; telephone: (970) 724– 3027; email: mpecotte@blm.gov. Individuals in the United States who are deaf, deafblind, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability may dial 711 (TTY, TDD, or TeleBraille) to access telecommunications relay services. Individuals outside the United States should use the relay services offered within their country to make international calls to the point-ofcontact in the United States. 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The field tours will follow current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID–19 guidance regarding social distancing and wearing of masks. Additional information regarding the meetings will be available on the RAC’s web page at https://www.blm.gov/get-involved/ resource-advisory-council/near-you/ colorado/rocky-mountain-rac. Summary minutes for the RAC meetings will be maintained on the RAC’s web page and in the Rocky Mountain District Office and will be available for public inspection and reproduction during regular business hours within 30 days following the meeting. Previous minutes and agendas are also available on the RAC’s web page. (Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4–2) Stephanie Connolly, Acting BLM Colorado State Director. [FR Doc. 2022–04974 Filed 3–8–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–JB–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Reclamation [RR04093000.22XR0680GB.RX. N5570007.3000000] Call for Nominations for the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group Federal Advisory Committee AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior. PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ACTION: Notice of call for nominations. The U.S. Department of the Interior (Interior) proposes to appoint members to the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group (AMWG). The Secretary of the Interior (Secretary), acting as administrative lead, is soliciting nominations for qualified persons to serve as members of the AMWG. DATES: Nominations must be postmarked by April 25, 2022. ADDRESSES: Nominations should be sent to Mr. Daniel Picard, Deputy Regional Director, Bureau of Reclamation, 125 S State Street, Room 8100, Salt Lake City, UT 84138, or submitted via email to borsha-ucr-gcdamp@usbr.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lee Traynham, Chief, Adaptive Management Group, Resources Management Division, at (801) 524–3752, or by email at ltraynham@usbr.gov. Individuals who are deaf, deafblind, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability may dial 711 (TTY, TDD, or TeleBraille) to access telecommunications relay services. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Advisory Committee Scope and Objectives The Grand Canyon Protection Act (Act) of October 30, 1992, Public Law 102–575, directs the Secretary to consult with the Governors of the Colorado River Basin States and with the general public, including members of the public with certain interests or affiliations, when preparing the requisite criteria and operating plans for Glen Canyon Dam. This group, designated the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group or AMWG, provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary relative to the operation of the Glen Canyon Dam. The AMWG operates in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2. The duties or roles and functions of the AMWG are in an advisory capacity only. They are to: (1) Establish AMWG operating procedures, (2) advise the Secretary in meeting environmental and cultural commitments including those contained in the Record of Decision for the Glen Canyon Dam Long-Term Experimental and Management Plan Final Environmental Impact Statement and subsequent related decisions, (3) recommend resource management objectives for development and implementation of a long-term monitoring plan, and any necessary research and studies required to determine the effect of the operation of Glen Canyon Dam on the values for E:\FR\FM\09MRN1.SGM 09MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 46 / Wednesday, March 9, 2022 / Notices jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with NOTICES1 which Grand Canyon National Park and Glen Canyon Dam National Recreation Area were established, including but not limited to, natural and cultural resources, and visitor use, (4) review and provide input on the report identified in the Act to the Secretary, the Congress, and the Governors of the Colorado River Basin States, (5) annually review long-term monitoring data to provide advice on the status of resources and whether the Adaptive Management Program (AMP) goals and objectives are being met, and (6) review and provide input on all AMP activities undertaken to comply with applicable laws, including permitting requirements. Membership Criteria Prospective members of AMWG need to have a strong capacity for advising individuals in leadership positions, teamwork, project management, tracking relevant Federal government programs and policy making procedures, and networking with and representing their stakeholder group. Membership from a wide range of disciplines and professional sectors is encouraged. Members of the AMWG are appointed by the Secretary and are comprised of: a. The Secretary’s Designee, who serves as Chairperson for the AMWG. b. One representative each from the following entities: The Secretary of Energy (Western Area Power Administration), Arizona Game and Fish Department, Hopi Tribe, Hualapai Tribe, Navajo Nation, San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe, Southern Paiute Consortium, and the Pueblo of Zuni. c. One representative each from the Governors from the seven basin States: Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. d. Representatives from the general public as follows: Two from environmental organizations, two from the recreation industry, and two from contractors who purchase Federal power from Glen Canyon Powerplant. e. One representative from each of the following Interior agencies as ex-officio non-voting members: Bureau of Reclamation, Bureau of Indian Affairs, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and National Park Service. At this time, we are particularly interested in applications from representatives of the following: a. One each from the basin states of New Mexico and Wyoming; and, b. one each from the Native American Tribes of Hualapai and San Juan Southern Paiute. After consultation, the Secretary will appoint members to the AMWG. Members will be selected based on their VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:25 Mar 08, 2022 Jkt 256001 individual qualifications, as well as the overall need to achieve a balanced representation of viewpoints, subject matter expertise, regional knowledge, and representation of communities of interest. AMWG member terms are limited to 3 years from their date of appointment. Following completion of their first term, an AMWG member may request consideration for reappointment to an additional term. Reappointment is not guaranteed. Typically, AMWG will hold two inperson meetings and one webinar meeting per fiscal year. Between meetings, AMWG members are expected to participate in committee work via conference calls and email exchanges. Members of the AMWG and its subcommittees serve without pay. However, while away from their homes or regular places of business in the performance of services of the AMWG, members may be reimbursed for travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, in the same manner as persons employed intermittently in the government service, as authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5703. Nominations should include a resume that provides an adequate description of the nominee’s qualifications, particularly information that will enable Interior to evaluate the nominee’s potential to meet the membership requirements of the AMWG and permit Interior to contact a potential member. Please refer to the membership criteria stated in this notice. Any interested person or entity may nominate one or more qualified individuals for membership on the AMWG. Nominations from the seven basin states, as identified in this notice, need to be submitted by the respective Governors of those states, or by a state representative formally designated by the Governor. Persons or entities submitting nomination packages on the behalf of others must confirm that the individual(s) is/are aware of their nomination. Nominations must be postmarked no later than April 25, 2022 and sent to Mr. Daniel Picard, Deputy Regional Director, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 125 S State Street, Room 8100, Salt Lake City, UT 84138. Authority: 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2. Daniel Picard, Deputy Regional Director, Alternate Designated Federal Officer, Interior Region 7: Upper Colorado Basin, Bureau of Reclamation. [FR Doc. 2022–04997 Filed 3–8–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4332–90–P PO 00000 Frm 00061 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 13311 INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation. No. 337–TA–1304] Certain Wet Dry Surface Cleaning Devices; Notice of Institution of Investigation U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on February 2, 2022, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of Bissell Inc. of Grand Rapids, Michigan and Bissell Homecare, Inc. of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Letters supplementing the complaint were filed on February 4, 2022, and February 22, 2022. The complaint, as supplemented, alleges violations of section 337 based upon the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain wet dry surface cleaning devices by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 11,076,735 (‘‘the ’735 patent’ ’’); U.S. Patent No. 11,071,428 (‘‘the ’428 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 11,122,949 (‘‘the ’949 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 11,096,541 (‘‘the ’541 patent’’); and U.S. Patent No. 10,820,769 (‘‘the ’769 patent’’). 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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Reclamation

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Call for Nominations for the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management 
Work Group Federal Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of call for nominations.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of the Interior (Interior) proposes to 
appoint members to the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group 
(AMWG). The Secretary of the Interior (Secretary), acting as 
administrative lead, is soliciting nominations for qualified persons to 
serve as members of the AMWG.

DATES: Nominations must be postmarked by April 25, 2022.

ADDRESSES: Nominations should be sent to Mr. Daniel Picard, Deputy 
Regional Director, Bureau of Reclamation, 125 S State Street, Room 
8100, Salt Lake City, UT 84138, or submitted via email to [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lee Traynham, Chief, Adaptive 
Management Group, Resources Management Division, at (801) 524-3752, or 
by email at [email protected]. Individuals who are deaf, deafblind, 
hard of hearing, or have a speech disability may dial 711 (TTY, TDD, or 
TeleBraille) to access telecommunications relay services.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Advisory Committee Scope and Objectives

    The Grand Canyon Protection Act (Act) of October 30, 1992, Public 
Law 102-575, directs the Secretary to consult with the Governors of the 
Colorado River Basin States and with the general public, including 
members of the public with certain interests or affiliations, when 
preparing the requisite criteria and operating plans for Glen Canyon 
Dam. This group, designated the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management 
Work Group or AMWG, provides advice and recommendations to the 
Secretary relative to the operation of the Glen Canyon Dam. The AMWG 
operates in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as 
amended, 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2.
    The duties or roles and functions of the AMWG are in an advisory 
capacity only. They are to: (1) Establish AMWG operating procedures, 
(2) advise the Secretary in meeting environmental and cultural 
commitments including those contained in the Record of Decision for the 
Glen Canyon Dam Long-Term Experimental and Management Plan Final 
Environmental Impact Statement and subsequent related decisions, (3) 
recommend resource management objectives for development and 
implementation of a long-term monitoring plan, and any necessary 
research and studies required to determine the effect of the operation 
of Glen Canyon Dam on the values for

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which Grand Canyon National Park and Glen Canyon Dam National 
Recreation Area were established, including but not limited to, natural 
and cultural resources, and visitor use, (4) review and provide input 
on the report identified in the Act to the Secretary, the Congress, and 
the Governors of the Colorado River Basin States, (5) annually review 
long-term monitoring data to provide advice on the status of resources 
and whether the Adaptive Management Program (AMP) goals and objectives 
are being met, and (6) review and provide input on all AMP activities 
undertaken to comply with applicable laws, including permitting 
requirements.

Membership Criteria

    Prospective members of AMWG need to have a strong capacity for 
advising individuals in leadership positions, teamwork, project 
management, tracking relevant Federal government programs and policy 
making procedures, and networking with and representing their 
stakeholder group. Membership from a wide range of disciplines and 
professional sectors is encouraged.
    Members of the AMWG are appointed by the Secretary and are 
comprised of:
    a. The Secretary's Designee, who serves as Chairperson for the 
AMWG.
    b. One representative each from the following entities: The 
Secretary of Energy (Western Area Power Administration), Arizona Game 
and Fish Department, Hopi Tribe, Hualapai Tribe, Navajo Nation, San 
Juan Southern Paiute Tribe, Southern Paiute Consortium, and the Pueblo 
of Zuni.
    c. One representative each from the Governors from the seven basin 
States: Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and 
Wyoming.
    d. Representatives from the general public as follows: Two from 
environmental organizations, two from the recreation industry, and two 
from contractors who purchase Federal power from Glen Canyon 
Powerplant.
    e. One representative from each of the following Interior agencies 
as ex-officio non-voting members: Bureau of Reclamation, Bureau of 
Indian Affairs, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and National Park 
Service.
    At this time, we are particularly interested in applications from 
representatives of the following:
    a. One each from the basin states of New Mexico and Wyoming; and,
    b. one each from the Native American Tribes of Hualapai and San 
Juan Southern Paiute.
    After consultation, the Secretary will appoint members to the AMWG. 
Members will be selected based on their individual qualifications, as 
well as the overall need to achieve a balanced representation of 
viewpoints, subject matter expertise, regional knowledge, and 
representation of communities of interest. AMWG member terms are 
limited to 3 years from their date of appointment. Following completion 
of their first term, an AMWG member may request consideration for 
reappointment to an additional term. Reappointment is not guaranteed.
    Typically, AMWG will hold two in-person meetings and one webinar 
meeting per fiscal year. Between meetings, AMWG members are expected to 
participate in committee work via conference calls and email exchanges. 
Members of the AMWG and its subcommittees serve without pay. However, 
while away from their homes or regular places of business in the 
performance of services of the AMWG, members may be reimbursed for 
travel expenses, including per diem in lieu of subsistence, in the same 
manner as persons employed intermittently in the government service, as 
authorized by 5 U.S.C. 5703.
    Nominations should include a resume that provides an adequate 
description of the nominee's qualifications, particularly information 
that will enable Interior to evaluate the nominee's potential to meet 
the membership requirements of the AMWG and permit Interior to contact 
a potential member. Please refer to the membership criteria stated in 
this notice.
    Any interested person or entity may nominate one or more qualified 
individuals for membership on the AMWG. Nominations from the seven 
basin states, as identified in this notice, need to be submitted by the 
respective Governors of those states, or by a state representative 
formally designated by the Governor. Persons or entities submitting 
nomination packages on the behalf of others must confirm that the 
individual(s) is/are aware of their nomination. Nominations must be 
postmarked no later than April 25, 2022 and sent to Mr. Daniel Picard, 
Deputy Regional Director, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 125 S State 
Street, Room 8100, Salt Lake City, UT 84138.
    Authority: 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2.

Daniel Picard,
Deputy Regional Director, Alternate Designated Federal Officer, 
Interior Region 7: Upper Colorado Basin, Bureau of Reclamation.
[FR Doc. 2022-04997 Filed 3-8-22; 8:45 am]
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