An Assessment of Potential Mining Impacts on Salmon Ecosystems of Bristol Bay, Alaska
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the availability of the final report titled, ``An Assessment of Potential Mining Impacts on Salmon Ecosystems of Bristol Bay, Alaska'' (EPA 910-R-14-001A-C). EPA conducted this assessment to determine the significance of Bristol Bay's ecological resources and evaluate the potential impacts of large-scale mining on these resources. The report ``An Assessment of Potential Mining Impacts on Salmon Ecosystems of Bristol Bay, Alaska'' (EPA 910-R-14-001A-C) is available via the Internet on the EPA Region 10 Web site www.epa.gov/bristolbay. The report is also available on the National Center for Environmental Assessment's Web site (www.epa.gov/ncea) under the Recent Additions and the Data and Publications menu.
Information Collection Request Submitted to OMB for Review and Approval; Comment Request; NOX
The Environmental Protection Agency has submitted an information collection request (ICR), ``Information Collection Request Renewal for the NOX Budget Trading Program to Reduce the Regional Transport of Ozone'' (EPA ICR No. 1857.06, OMB Control No. 2060-0445) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). This is a proposed extension of the ICR, which is currently approved through February 28, 2014. Public comments were previously requested via the Federal Register (78 FR 57153) on September 17, 2013 during a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comments. A fuller description of the ICR is given below, including its estimated burden and cost to the public. An Agency may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number.