Department of the Interior August 13, 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Correction for Notice of Realty Action; Recreation and Public Purposes Act Classification; California
Document Number: 2012-19808
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-08-13
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
This notice corrects a Notice of Realty Action published in the Federal Register on February 10, 2010, which listed an incorrect legal land description for the Joint Port of Entry (JPOE) inspection facility on Interstate 15 (I-15), near the California/Nevada state line.
Call for Nominations for the Twin Falls District Resource Advisory Council
Document Number: 2012-19794
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-08-13
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
This notice requests public nominations to fill one position on the Twin Falls District Resource Advisory Council (RAC) in category three (representatives of State, county, or local elected office; employees of a State agency responsible for management of natural resources; representatives of Tribes within or adjacent to the area for which the council is organized; representatives of academia who are employed in natural sciences; or the public-at-large).
Approved Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact; Indian Gaming
Document Number: 2012-19726
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-08-13
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice publishes an approval of the gaming compact between the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and the State of North Carolina.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Information Collection; Evaluating the Effectiveness of Yellowstone National Park Bear Safety Information
Document Number: 2012-19711
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-08-13
Agency: Geological Survey, Department of the Interior
We (U.S. Geological Survey) will ask the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to approve the information collection (IC) described below. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), and as a part of our continuing efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, we invite the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on this IC. As a federal agency, we may not conduct or sponsor, and you are not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.
Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for Ipomopsis polyantha
Document Number: 2012-18833
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-08-13
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, are designating critical habitat for the endangered Ipomopsis polyantha (Pagosa skyrocket) and the threatened Penstemon debilis (Parachute beardtongue) and Phacelia submutica (DeBeque phacelia) under the Endangered Species Act (Act). The purpose of this regulation is to conserve these three plant species and their habitats under the Act.