National Park Service June 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

New Merced Wild and Scenic River Comprehensive Management Plan; Yosemite National Park; Mariposa and Madera Counties, CA; Notice of Intent To Prepare Environmental Impact Statement
Document Number: E9-15429
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-30
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (Pub. L. 91-190) and the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (Pub. L. 90-542), the National Park Service is reopening public scoping for planning and environmental impact analysis for a new Merced Wild and Scenic River Comprehensive Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (NMRP/ EIS) in Yosemite National Park. The NMRP/EIS will serve as a comprehensive ``blueprint'' sufficient to guide future management of the Merced River corridor in Yosemite National Park.
National Register of Historic Places; Weekly Listing of Historic Properties
Document Number: E9-15227
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions
Document Number: E9-15197
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-26
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Temporary Vehicle Restriction on U. S. Route 209
Document Number: E9-15021
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-25
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
The National Park Service (NPS), Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, in conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration, is repairing and reconstructing the Bushkill Creek Bridge along U.S. Route 209. During the repair and reconstruction period, Bushkill Creek Bridge will be closed. A detour route is available, but can only accommodate vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) less than 15 tons. For this reason, NPS is instituting a temporary restriction of vehicles with a GVWR in excess of 15 tons (30,000 lbs GVWR) along U.S. Route 209 in the park. This temporary restriction will be in effect starting July 9, 2009 at 1800 hours and will remain in effect 24 hours a day until July 27, 2009 at 1800 hours.
Preservation Technology and Training Board Charter Renewal
Document Number: E9-14590
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
This notice is published in accordance with Section 9(a) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C. Appendix). Following consultation with the General Services Administration, notice is hereby given that the Secretary of the Interior has formally renewed the Preservation Technology and Training Board to provide advice and professional oversight to the Secretary and the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training, as authorized by Title IV, Section 404 of Public Law 102-575, October 30, 1992. The specific duties of the Board are to (1) provide leadership, policy advice, and professional oversight to the Center; (2) advise the Secretary on priorities and the allocation of grants among the activities of the Center; and (3) submit an annual report to the President and the Congress.
Policy on Special Park Uses, Draft Directors Order 53
Document Number: E9-14588
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
The National Park Service (NPS) is requesting comments on its revision of its policy governing the issuance of permits for special park uses. This policy will apply to all units of the national park system, and will replace the previous policy which was issued in April 2000.
National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending
Document Number: E9-14536
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Flight 93 National Memorial Advisory Commission
Document Number: E9-13882
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-22
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
This notice sets forth the date of the August 1, 2009 meeting of the Flight 93 Advisory Commission.
30-Day Notice of Intention To Request Clearance of Collection of Information; Opportunity for Public Comment
Document Number: E9-14319
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and 5 CFR Part 1320, Reporting and Record-keeping Requirements, the National Park Service (NPS) invites public comments on an extension of a currently approved collection of information (OMB 1024- 0144).
Notice of Inventory Completion: Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY
Document Number: E9-14298
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-18
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
60-Day Notice of Intention To Request Clearance of Collection of Information; Opportunity for Public Comment
Document Number: E9-14221
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-17
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and 5 CFR part 1320, Reporting and Record Keeping Requirements, the National Park Service (NPS) invites public comments on a proposed renewal of an existing Information Collection Request (1024-0258).
General Management Plan; Devils Postpile National Monument; Mono County, CA; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement
Document Number: E9-13883
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-15
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
In accordance with 102(2)(C) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, the National Park Servicein cooperation with Inyo National Forestis undertaking a conservation planning and environmental impact analysis process for creating a new General Management Plan (GMP) for Devils Postpile National Monument (monument), California. The GMP is intended to set forth the basic management philosophy for this unit of the National Park System and provide the
National Register of Historic Places; Weekly Listing of Historic Properties
Document Number: E9-13952
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions
Document Number: E9-13951
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-12
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
General Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement, Lake Meredith National Recreation Area and Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument, TX
Document Number: E9-13326
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, 42 U.S.C. 4332(2)(C), the National Park Service (NPS) is preparing an environmental impact statement for a general management plan for Lake Meredith National Recreation Area and Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument, Texas. The environmental impact statement will be approved by the Director, Intermountain Region.
Notice of Termination of the Environmental Impact Statement for the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, Chalmette Battlefield, and National Cemetery General Management Plan Amendment
Document Number: E9-13325
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-08
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
The National Park Service (NPS) is terminating the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, Chalmette Battlefield, and National Cemetery General Management Plan Amendment (GMPA). A Notice of Intent to prepare this EIS was published in the Federal Register on May 2, 2003. After public scoping and a preliminary analysis of impacts related to the GMPA alternatives, the NPS determined that the impacts of the alternatives considered would be at or below the minor/ negligible level. Consequently, the EIS is not necessary and NPS decided to terminate the EIS. The NPS intends to continue the GMPA process by completing an Environmental Assessment.
National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions
Document Number: E9-13249
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-08
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
National Register of Historic Places; Weekly Listing of Historic Properties
Document Number: E9-13248
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-08
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Draft Environmental Impact Statement; Yosemite Institute Environmental Education Campus; Yosemite National Park; Mariposa and Tuolumne Counties, California; Notice of Availability
Document Number: E9-12726
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Pursuant to section 102(2)(C) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (Pub. L. 91-190, as amended), and the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations (40 CFR part 1500-1508), the Department of the Interior, National Park Service (NPS), has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS) identifying and evaluating three alternatives for managing the Yosemite Institute Environmental Education Campus in Yosemite National Park, California. The Draft EIS for the proposed Environmental Education Campus identifies and analyzes two ``action'' alternatives and a ``no-action'' alternative. The full spectrum of foreseeable environmental consequences are assessed and suitable mitigation strategies are considered; an ``environmentally preferred'' course of action is also identified. Concurrently completion of the EIS process will fulfill the public review requirements of Sec. 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act.
Draft Environmental Impact Statement; Prisoners Harbor Coastal Wetland Restoration Project, Channel Islands National Park; Notice of Availability
Document Number: E9-12725
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-03
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Pursuant to section 102(2)(C) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (Pub. L. 81-190 as amended), the National Park Service, Department of Interior, has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Prisoners Harbor Coastal Wetland Restoration. The Draft EIS evaluates alternative methods for ecological restoration and cultural resource protection. Appropriate mitigation measures are incorporated, and an ``environmentally preferred'' course of action is identified. The ``action'' alternatives are based upon information gained during public scoping, as well as park values, effective restoration strategies, National Park Service policy, and applicable laws.
30-Day Notice of Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Opportunity for Public Comment
Document Number: E9-12712
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Under provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and 5 CFR Part 1320, Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements, the National Park Service (NPS) invites public comments on a proposed new collection of information (OMB 1024-XXXX).
National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions
Document Number: E9-12679
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
National Register of Historic Places; Weekly Listing of Historic Properties
Document Number: E9-12678
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-06-02
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service