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Federal Register Notices of Interest to the Department of the Interior




Issue No. 1628
July 9-13, 2012


Below is the weekly list of Federal Register Items of Interest to the Department of the Interior. This list includes items appearing in the Federal Register during the week of July 9-13, 2012. If you have any questions or wish to receive full-text copies of any of the items on this list, please contact Interior Library by phone at (202) 208-5815, e-mail at Library@nbc.gov, or in person or by mail at 1849 C Street, NW, MS 1151, Washington, DC 20240.


JULY 9, 2012

1. 77 FR 40322, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), [Docket No. APHIS-2012-0052], Oral Rabies Vaccine Trial; Availability of an Environmental Assessment, ACTION: Notice of availability and request for comments.

2. 77 FR 40349, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Project No. 14404-000],  Calleguas Municipal Water District; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, Protests, Recommendations, and Terms and Conditions.    

3. 77 FR 40372, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R7-SM-2012-N151: FXFR13350700640L6-123-FF07J00000], Proposed Information Collection; Federal Subsistence Regulations and Associated Forms, ACTION: Notice; request for comments.

4. 77 FR 40374, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R9-MB-2012-N152; FF09M21200-123-FXMB1231099BPP0L2], Proposed Information Collection; Depredation Orders for Double-Crested Cormorants, ACTION: Notice; request for comments.

5. 77 FR 40375, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R4-ES-2012-N0143: 40120-1112-0000-F2], Receipt of Applications for Endangered Species Permits, ACTION: Notice.

6. 77 FR 40376, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NRNHL-10608; 2200-3200-665], National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions.    

7. 77 FR 40376, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), Outer Continental Shelf, Oil and Gas Lease Sales in the Central Gulf of Mexico Planning Area (CPA) and the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning Area (WPA), Beginning With WPA Sale 233 in 2013 and Subsequent Sales Through 2017, ACTION: Call for Information and Nominations.

8. 77 FR 40380, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), Outer Continental Shelf, Gulf of Mexico, Oil and Gas Lease Sales, Western Planning Area Lease Sale 233 and Central Planning Area Lease Sale 231, ACTION: Notice of Intent to Prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).


JULY 10, 2012

9. 77 FR 40547, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), 36 CFR Part 7, [NPS-CHATA-10187; 5340-SZM] RIN 1024-AD94, Special Regulations; Areas of the National Park System, Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Bicycle Routes, ACTION: Proposed rule.

10. 77 FR 40553, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), 50 CFR Part 300, [Docket No. 110321208-1203-01] RIN 0648-BA89, High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act; Identification and Certification Procedures To Address Shark Conservation, ACTION: Proposed rule; request for comments.

11. 77 FR 40586, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Ocean Service (NOS)   Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management (OCRM)   Coastal Programs Division, Coastal Programs Division, ACTION: Notice of approval of extension of deep sea hard mineral exploration licenses and amended exploration plan.

12. 77 FR 40588, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), RIN 0648-XB054, Endangered Species; File No. 16598, ACTION: Issuance of permit.

13. 77 FR 40606, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Project No. 14405-000], Town of Waterville; Notice of Intent To File License Application, Filing of Pre-Application Document, and Approving Use of the Traditional Licensing Process.    

14. 77 FR 40622, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)   Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Mine Safety and Health Research Advisory Committee, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (MSHRAC, NIOSH).    

15. 77 FR 40628, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS),  [FWS-R2-ES-2012-N129: FXES11130200000F5-123-FF02ENEH00], Draft Safe Harbor Agreement and Application for an Enhancement of Survival Permit for the Tres Rios Project, ACTION: Notice of availability; receipt of application.

16. 77 FR 40629, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLWY922000-L13200000-EL0000, WYW180996], Notice of Invitation To Participate; Coal Exploration License Application WYW180996, Wyoming, ACTION: Notice.

17. 77 FR 40630, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLCO921000-L51100000-GA0000-LVEMC10CC770, COC-74219], Notice of Competitive Coal Lease Sale, Colorado, ACTION: Notice of competitive coal lease sale.

18. 77 FR 40706, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R8-ES-2009-0062; 4500030114] RIN 1018-AW85, Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for Buena Vista Lake Shrew, Part II, ACTION: Proposed rule; revision and reopening of comment period.


JULY 11, 2012

19. 77 FR 40793, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), 30 CFR Part 948, [WV-119-FOR; OSM-2012-0013], West Virginia Regulatory Program, ACTION: Interim final rule with request for comments.

20. 77 FR 40796, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), 30 CFR Part 950, [SATS No: WY-042-FOR; Docket ID OSM-2012-0001], Wyoming Regulatory Program, ACTION: Final rule.

21. 77 FR 40836, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), 30 CFR Part 938, [PA-161-FOR; Docket ID: OSM-2012-0009], Pennsylvania Regulatory Program, ACTION: Proposed rule; public comment period and opportunity for public hearing.

22. 77 FR 40846, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, Santa Fe National Forest; New Mexico; Southwest Jemez Mountains Landscape Restoration Project Environmental Impact Statement, ACTION: Notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement.

23. 77 FR 40859, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings; Correction, ACTION: Notice of a revision to a public meeting.

24. 77 FR 40859, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), RIN 0648-XX47, Marine Mammals; File No. 14097, ACTION: Notice; receipt of application for permit amendment.

25. 77 FR 40893, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of the Secretary of the Interior, [Docket No. ONRR-2012-0003], U.S. Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Final Stakeholder Assessment and Multi-Stakeholder Group Findings, ACTION: Notice.

26. 77 FR 40893, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R4-R-2012-N108: FXRS12650400000S3-123-FF04R02000], Desecheo National Wildlife Refuge, PR; Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment, ACTION: Notice of availability, request for comments.

27. 77 FR 40895, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R4-R-2012-N107; FXRS12650400000S3-123-FF04R02000], Culebra National Wildlife Refuge, PR; Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment, ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments.

28. 77 FR 40897, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLORB050; L17220000.LV0000.HX091520; OR-66276; HAG12-0004], Notice of Realty Action: Proposed Direct Sale of Public Land in Harney County, OR, ACTION: Notice.

29. 77 FR 40897, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10537: 2200-1100-665], Notice of Intent to Repatriate Cultural Items: Gregg County Historical Museum, Longview, TX, ACTION: Notice.

30. 77 FR 40901, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10538: 2200-1100-665], Notice of Inventory Completion: Gregg County Historical Museum, Longview, TX, ACTION: Notice.

31. 77 FR 40904, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Management and Budget   Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONRR), [Docket No. ONRR-2011-0025], Agency Information Collection Activities: Submitted for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request, ACTION: Notice of an extension of a currently approved information collection.

32. 77 FR 41002, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 32, [Docket No. FWS-R9-NWRS-2012-0022; FXRS126509000004A-123-FF09R20000] RIN 1018-AY37, 2012-2013 Refuge-Specific Hunting and Sport Fishing Regulations, Part III, ACTION: Proposed rule.


JULY 12, 2012

33. 77 FR 41051, Rules and Regulations, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Part 52, [EPA-HQ-OAR-2009-0517; FRL-9690-1] RIN 2060-AR10, Prevention of Significant Deterioration and Title V Greenhouse Gas Tailoring Rule Step 3 and GHG Plantwide Applicability Limits, ACTION: Final rule.

34. 77 FR 41075, Rules and Regulations, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Part 63, [EPA-R09-OAR-2012-0286; FRL-9698-7], Delegation of National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Source Categories; Gila River Indian Community, ACTION: Direct final rule.  

35. 77 FR 41088, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R2-ES-2011-0042; 4500030113] RIN 1018-AV86, Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Determination of Endangered Status for the Chupadera Springsnail and Designation of Critical Habitat, ACTION: Final rule.

36. 77 FR 41147, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R2-ES-2011-0053: 4500030114] RIN 1018-AX43, Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Revised Critical Habitat for the Southwestern Willow Flycatcher, ACTION: Proposed rule; reopening of comment period.

37. 77 FR 41164, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Agricultural Research Service (ARS) DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), RIN 0648-XC007, Joint Subcommittee on Aquaculture Research and Development Strategic Plan, ACTION: Notice of availability and request for comments.

38. 77 FR 41167, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), RIN 0648-XC104, Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish, ACTION: Issuance of two scientific research permits.

39. 77 FR 41168, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), RIN 0648-XC103, Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish, ACTION: Notice of availability and request for comment.

40. 77 FR 41182, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Docket No. CP12-471-000], Northwest Pipeline GP; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed South Seattle Delivery Lateral Expansion Project, Request for Comments on Environmental Issues, and Notice of Public Scoping Meeting.    

41. 77 FR 41198, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R9-IA-2012-N162; FXIA16710900000P5-123-FF09A30000], Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Receipt of Applications for Permit, ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit.

42. 77 FR 41200, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs   Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Indian Gaming, ACTION: Notice of Approved Tribal--State Class III Gaming Compact.

43. 77 FR 41200, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLWYP06000-L12200000-FV0000], Notice of Intent To Collect Fees and Modify Existing Fees on Public Lands in Natrona County, WY, ACTION: Notice of intent.

44. 77 FR 41201, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLWYD01000-L13110000-EJ0000-LXSI016K0000], Call for Nominations for the Pinedale Anticline Working Group, Wyoming, ACTION: Notice.

45. 77 FR 41202, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Indian Gaming Commission, Fee Rate, ACTION: Notice.


JULY 13, 2012

46. 77 FR 41279, Rules and Regulations, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Part 52, [EPA-R03-OAR-2012-0002; FRL-9695-5], Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; Pennsylvania; Regional Haze State Implementation Plan, ACTION: Final rule.

47. 77 FR 41369, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Rural Utilities Service (RUS), Dairyland Power Cooperative: CapX 2020 Hampton-Rochester-La Crosse Transmission Line Project, ACTION: Notice of Availability of a Final Environmental Impact Statement.

48. 77 FR 41375, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Limits on Applications of Take Prohibitions, ACTION: Notice.

49. 77 FR 41428, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)   Indian Health Service, [HHS-2012-IHS-HLY-0001], Healthy Lifestyles in Youth Project; Proposed Single Source Cooperative Agreement With National Congress of American Indians.    

50. 77 FR 41442, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Geological Survey, [GX12LC00BM6P2BB FY12/13], Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request, ACTION: Notice of an extension of an information collection (1028-0082).

51. 77 FR 41442, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLNM910000 L13100000.EJ0000], Notice of Availability of the Draft Order of the Secretary on Oil and Gas and Potash Development Within the Designated Potash Area, Eddy and Lea Counties, NM, ACTION: Notice of availability.

52. 77 FR 41444, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLNMA01200 L16100000.DP000/LXSS034G0000], Notice of Availability of the Draft Resource Management Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Rio Puerco Field Office, New Mexico, ACTION: Notice of availability.

53. 77 FR 41447, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLUT980300-L10400000-PH0000-24-1A], Notice of Utah's Resource Advisory Council (RAC)/Recreation Resource Advisory Council (RRAC) Meeting, ACTION: Notice.

54. 77 FR 41447, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NRNHL-10685: 2200-3200-665], National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions,    

55. 77 FR 41448, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), Notice of Availability of the Proposed Final Five Year Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2012-2017, ACTION: Notice of Availability of Proposed Final Program.

56. 77 FR 41454, Notices, NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION (NRC), [Docket Nos. 50-247 and 50-286; NRC-2012-0168], Entergy Nuclear Indian Point Unit 2, LLC, Entergy Nuclear Indian Point Unit 3, LLC, Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Indian Point Nuclear Generating Units 2 and 3; Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact.