Subscribe

Email Updates
Sign up to stay informed about the latest happenings at Interior.

Subscribe

Sign up to stay informed about the latest happenings at Interior.
Email Updates
Sign up to stay informed about the latest happenings at Interior.
twitter facebook youtube tumblr instagram Google+ flickr
Resources:

Health insurance that works for you - and your employees
Share

Federal Register Notices of the Interest to the Department of the Interior




Issue No. 1636
September 3-7, 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 September 3-7, 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.
 

SEPTEMBER 3, 2012

Federal Holiday


SEPTEMBER
4, 2012


1. 77 FR 53826, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), 36 CFR Part 7, [NPS-YELL-10569; 2310-0070-422] RIN 1024-AE10, Special Regulations; Areas of the National Park System, Yellowstone National Park, ACTION: Proposed rule.

2. 77 FR 53839, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, Shasta-Trinity National Forest; California; East McCloud Plantations Thinning Project, ACTION: Notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement.

4. 77 FR 53878, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Project No. 14447-000], L.S. Starrett Company; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission and Soliciting Additional Study Requests.

5. 77 FR 53880, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Project No. 2195-079], Portland General Electric Company; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing, Soliciting Motions To Intervene, Protests, and Comments.

6. 77 FR 53885, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Docket No. PF12-7-000; Docket No. PF12-17-000], Jordan Cove Energy Project LP, Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline LP; Notice of Extension of Comment Period and Additional Public Scoping Meetings for the Jordan Cove Liquefaction and Pacific Connector Pipeline Projects.

8. 77 FR 53905, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLWO320000 L19900000 PO0000], Renewal of Approved Information Collection; OMB Control No. 1004-0025, ACTION: 60-Day notice and request for comments.

9. 77 FR 53905, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLMT926000-L19100000-BJ0000-LRCME1R04774], Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana, ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey.

10. 77 FR 53906, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLMT926000-L19100000-BJ0000-LRCME1G05121], Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; South Dakota, ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey.

11. 77 FR 53906, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [CA-018-1430-01; CACA 52573], Notice of Proposed Withdrawal and Opportunity for Public Meeting; California, ACTION: Notice.

12. 77 FR 53907, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLMTCO2000-L14300000.ET0000; MTM 102716], Notice of Proposed Withdrawal Modification and Transfer of Administrative Jurisdiction; Montana, ACTION: Notice.

13. 77 FR 53908, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-IMRO-YELL-11188; 2310-0070-422], Winter Use Plan, Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement, Yellowstone National Park, ACTION: Notice of additional comment period for draft supplemental environmental impact statement.

16. 77 FR 54294, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R8-ES-2012-0058; 4500030113], Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 12-Month Finding on a Petition To List Four Subspecies of Great Basin Butterflies as Endangered or Threatened Species, Part III, ACTION: Notice of 12-month petition finding.

17. 77 FR 54332, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R1-ES-2012-0060; 4500030113], Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 12-Month Finding on a Petition To List the Mardon Skipper as Threatened or Endangered, Part IV, ACTION: Notice of 12-month petition finding.


SEPTEMBER
5, 2012


18. 77 FR 47303, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (DOC)   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)   National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), 50 CFR Part 635, [Docket No. 110208116-2233-02] RIN 0648-BA75, Atlantic Highly Migratory Species; Electronic Dealer Reporting Requirements, ACTION: Final rule.

19. 77 FR 47337, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, 36 CFR Part 218, RIN 0596-AD07, Project-Level Predecisional Administrative Review Process, ACTION: Proposed rule; request for comments.

20. 77 FR 47352, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R2-ES-2012-0047; 4500030113], Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 90-Day Finding on a Petition to List Graptopetalum bartramii (Bartram Stonecrop) and Pectis imberbis (Beardless Chinch Weed) as Endangered or Threatened and Designate Critical Habitat,    ACTION: Notice of petition finding and initiation of status review.

21. 77 FR 47380, Notices, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), [FRL-9713-5], Final National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permit for Discharges From the Oil and Gas Extraction Point Source Category to Coastal Waters in Texas (TXG330000), ACTION: Notice of NPDES General Permit Renewal.

22. 77 FR 47399, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)   Indian Health Service, [Funding Announcement Number HHS-2012-IHS-TSGP-0001], Funding Opportunity: Tribal Self-Governance Program; Planning Cooperative Agreement.

23. 77 FR 47405, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)   Indian Health Service, [Funding Announcement Number HHS-2012-IHS-TSGN-0001], Funding Opportunity: Tribal Self-Governance Program; Negotiation Cooperative Agreement.

24. 77 FR 47432, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of the Secretary of the Interior, 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Advisory Committee, ACTION: Notice of meeting.

25. 77 FR 47432, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R6-ES-2012-N168; FXES11130600000D2-123-FF06E00000], Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Recovery Permit Application[s], ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments.

26. 77 FR 47433, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R5-R-2012-N125; BAC-4311-K9-S3], Presquile National Wildlife Refuge, Chesterfield County, VA; Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment, ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments.

27. 77 FR 47435, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R5-R-2012-N166; BAC-4311-K9-S3], Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Sussex County, DE; Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan and Environmental Impact Statement, ACTION: Notice of availability; reopening of comment period.

28. 77 FR 47435, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLOR957000-L63100000-HD0000: HAG12-0257], Filing of Plats of Survey: Oregon/Washington, ACTION: Notice.

29. 77 FR 47436, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLMTB07900 09 L10100000 PH0000 LXAMANMS0000], Western Montana Resource Advisory Council,    ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

30. 77 FR 47436, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [WY-923-1310-FI; WYW164744], Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW164744, WY, ACTION: Notice.

31. 77 FR 47436, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [WY-923-1310-FI; WYW174758], Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW174758, WY, ACTION: Notice.

32. 77 FR 47437, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [WY-923-1310-FI; WYW164512], Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease WYW164512, WY, ACTION: Notice.

33. 77 FR 47437, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Reclamation, Notice to Extend the Public Comment Period for the Draft Report Assessing Rural Water Activities and Related Programs,    ACTION: Notice of extension.


SEPTEMBER
6, 2012


34. 77 FR 45921, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT)   Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), 14 CFR Part 21, Alaskan Fuel Hauling as a Restricted Category Special Purpose Flight Operation, ACTION: Notice of policy.

35. 77 FR 45922, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT)   Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), 14 CFR Part 97, [Docket No. 30853; Amdt. No. 3488], Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures; Miscellaneous Amendments, ACTION: Final rule.

36. 77 FR 45968, Rules and Regulations, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Part 300, [EPA-HQ-SFUND-1999-0010; FRL 9704-4], National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan; National Priorities List: Partial Deletion of the Eastland Woolen Mill Superfund Site,  ACTION: Direct final rule.

37. 77 FR 46016, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), [Docket No. APHIS-2010-0077], Notice of Determination of the Foot-and-Mouth Disease Status of Japan, ACTION: Notice.

38. 77 FR 46022, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, Manti-La Sal National Forest Resource Advisory Committee,  ACTION: Notice of meeting.

39. 77 FR 46087, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE)   Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), [Project No. 14066-002], Inside Passage Electric Cooperative; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing With the Commision, Soliciting Motions To Intervene and Protests, Ready for Environmental Analysis, Intent To Waive Scoping, Soliciting Comments, Terms and Conditions, Recommendations, and Prescriptions, and Establishing an Expedited Schedule for Processing.

40. 77 FR 46105, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R4-ES-2012-N065; 40120-1112-0000-F2], Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Receipt of Application for Incidental Take Permit; Availability of Proposed Low-Effect Habitat Conservation Plan and Associated Documents; Lee County, FL, ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comment/information.

41. 77 FR 46106, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs   Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Tribal Listening Sessions on Sacred Sites on Federal Lands, ACTION: Notice.

42. 77 FR 46107, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM) DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (USDA)   Forest Service, [LLIDI002000.13300000.EO0000], Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Husky 1-North Dry Ridge Phosphate Mine and Reclamation Plan, Caribou County, ID, ACTION: Notice of intent.

43. 77 FR 46109, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLMT926000-L19100000-BJ0000-LRCME1R05173], Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana, ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey.

44. 77 FR 46109, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLMT926000- L19100000-BJ0000-LRCS42800800], Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana, ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey.

45. 77 FR 46110, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLORB00000.L17110000.PH0000.L.X.SS.020H0000; HAG12-0251], Call for Nominations for Steens Mountain Advisory Council, ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

50. 77 FR 46110, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLOR936000-L14300000-ET0000; HAG-0177; OROR-47417], Notice of Application for Proposed Withdrawal Extension and Opportunity for Public Meeting; Oregon, ACTION: Notice.

51. 77 FR 46111, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [MT-LLB05000-LL14300000-FQ0000; MTM 40412], Public Land Order No. 7792; Partial Revocation, Power Site Reserve No. 109; Montana,  ACTION: Public land order.

52. 77 FR 46112, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [SDM 013790], Public Land Order No. 7793; Partial Revocation of Public Land Order No. 1535; South Dakota,   ACTION: Public land order.

53. 77 FR 46112, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLOR932000.L10200000.PH0000; HAG-12-0218], Call for Nominations for Advisory Groups, Oregon/Washington, ACTION: Notice.

54. 77 FR 46113, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NRSS-WRD-10963; 2380-N203-NWZ], Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Cape Lookout National Park Visitor and Community Survey,  ACTION: Notice; request for comments.

55. 77 FR 46114, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10777; 2200-1100-665], Notice of Intent To Repatriate Cultural Items: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; Correction, ACTION: Notice; correction.

56. 77 FR 46114, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10774; 2200-1100-665], Notice of Intent to Repatriate Cultural Items: Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, ACTION: Notice.

57. 77 FR 46115, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10772; 2200-1100-665], Notice of Inventory Completion: San Diego Museum of Man, San Diego, CA, ACTION: Notice.

58. 77 FR 46116, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10824; 2200-1100-665], Notice of Inventory Completion: Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, ACTION: Notice.

59. 77 FR 46117, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10823; 2200-1100-665], Notice of Inventory Completion: Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, ACTION: Notice.

60. 77 FR 46118, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10797: 2200-1100-665], Notice of Inventory Completion: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Washington, DC, and Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College, Beloit, WI, ACTION: Notice.

61. 77 FR 46119, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10796; 2200-1100-665], Notice of Inventory Completion: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Washington, DC, and the Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College, Beloit, WI, ACTION: Notice.

62. 77 FR 46120, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   National Park Service (NPS), [NPS-WASO-NAGPRA-10776; 2200-1100-665], Notice of Inventory Completion: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; Correction, ACTION: Notice; correction.

63. 77 FR 46121, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSRME), Notice of Proposed Information Collection; General Provisions, ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

64. 77 FR 46158, Rules and Regulations, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), 50 CFR Part 17, [Docket No. FWS-R6-ES-2011-0030: FXES11130900000C6-123-FF09E30000: 92220-1113-0000-C6] RIN 1018-AW02, Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Revising the Special Rule for the Utah Prairie Dog, Part II,  ACTION: Final rule.

65. 77 FR 46214, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (HHS)   Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), [CMS-1432-N] RIN 0938-AR20, Medicare Program; Prospective Payment System and Consolidated Billing for Skilled Nursing Facilities for FY 2013, Part IV,  ACTION: Notice.


SEPTEMBER
7, 2012


66. 77 FR 46289, Rules and Regulations, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Parts 1, 9, 150, 164, 178, 179, 700, 712, 716, 720, 723, 725, 761, 763, 766, 795, 796, and 799, [EPA-HQ-OPPT-2010-0629; FRL-8846-7], Technical Corrections to Organizational Names, Addresses, and OMB Control Numbers, ACTION: Final rule.

67. 77 FR 46298, Rules and Regulations, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Part 131, [EPA-HQ-OW-2011-0515, FRL 9666-8] RIN 2040-AF38, Phosphorus Water Quality Standards for Florida Everglades,  ACTION: Final rule.

68. 77 FR 46346, Proposed Rules, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE), 30 CFR Part 935, [OH-254-FOR; Docket ID OSM-2012-0012], Ohio Regulatory Program, ACTION: Proposed rule; public comment period and opportunity for public hearing.

69. 77 FR 46371, Proposed Rules, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA), 40 CFR Parts 60 and 63, [EPA-HQ-OAR-2011-0817; FRL-9712-5] RIN 2060-AQ93, National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for the Portland Cement Manufacturing Industry and Standards of Performance for Portland Cement Plants, ACTION: Proposed rule; Notice of public hearing.

70. 77 FR 46511, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R4-ES-2012-N066; 40120-1112-0000-F2], Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Receipt of Application for Incidental Take Permit; Availability of Proposed Low-Effect Habitat Conservation Plan and Associated Documents; Charlotte County, FL, ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comment/information.

71. 77 FR 46512, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-R5-ES-2012-N098; FXHC1122055COM0Z5_123_FF05E00000], Adoption and Notice of Availability of a Final Environmental Assessment for the Penobscot River Restoration Project, ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments.

72. 77 FR 46514, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), [FWS-HQ-IA-2012-N189; FXIA16710900000P5-123-FF09A30000], Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Receipt of Applications for Permit, ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit.

73. 77 FR 46516, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Land Management (BLM), [LLNVL00000.L51010000.ER0000.LVRWF12F3450 241A; N-78803; 12-08807; MO# 4500034975; TAS: 14X5017], Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement, Including a Programmatic Agreement, for the Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project, Nevada,   ACTION: Notice of availability.

74. 77 FR 46518, Notices, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (DOI)   Bureau of Reclamation, Draft Resource Management Plan/General Plan Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Revised Draft Environmental Impact Report for the San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area, Merced County, California, ACTION: Notice of availability.