Notice of Correction to Notice of Intent To Prepare Environmental Impact Statements and Supplemental Environmental Impact Statements To Incorporate Greater Sage-grouse Conservation Measures Into Land Use Plans and Land Management Plans

 
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Federal Register, Volume 77 Issue 28 (Friday, February 10, 2012)

Federal Register Volume 77, Number 28 (Friday, February 10, 2012)

Notices

Pages 7178-7179

From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office www.gpo.gov

FR Doc No: 2012-3193

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

LLWO230.11100000.PH0000

Notice of Correction to Notice of Intent To Prepare Environmental Impact Statements and Supplemental Environmental Impact Statements To Incorporate Greater Sage-grouse Conservation Measures Into Land Use Plans and Land Management Plans

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Correction.

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SUMMARY: The BLM published a Notice of Intent (NOI) on December 9, 2011 76 FR 77008. This Notice of Correction changes/clarifies the names of the regions that are coordinating the Environmental Impact Statements (EISs) and Supplemental EISs, extends the scoping period, and adds 11 Forest Service Land Management Plans (LMPs) to this process. The Eastern Region referred to in the previous NOI is now known as the Rocky Mountain Region; while the Western Region referred to in

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the previous NOI is now known as the Great Basin Region. The added Forest Service LMPs include:

Rocky Mountain Region

cir Colorado--Routt National Forest Plan (1998)

cir Utah--Ashley National Forest Plan (1986)

cir Utah--Manti-Lasal National Forest Plan (1986)

cir Utah--Wasatch-Cache National Forest Plan (2003)

cir Wyoming--Bridger-Teton National Forest Plan (1990)

cir Wyoming--Medicine Bow National Forest Plan (2004)

Great Basin Region

cir Idaho--Boise National Forest Plan (2003)

cir Idaho--Challis National Forest Plan (1987)

cir Idaho--Salmon National Forest Plan (1988)

cir Idaho--Targhee National Forest Plan (1997)

cir Montana--Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest Plan (2009)

DATES: This notice extends the public scoping process for the EISs/

Supplemental EISs an additional 45 days. Comments on issues may now be submitted in writing until March 23, 2012. Although the majority of all scoping meetings have been completed the date(s) and location(s) of any additional scoping meetings will be announced at least 15 days in advance through local media, newspapers and the BLM Web site for the Rocky Mountain Region at http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/more/sagegrouse/eastern.html, and for the Great Basin Region at http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/more/sagegrouse/western.html. Comments that are specific to a particular area, Resource Management Plan, or LMP should be identified as such. We will provide additional opportunities for public participation upon publication of the Draft EISs/SEISs.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information and/or to have your name added to our mailing list, contact Johanna Munson, Rocky Mountain Region Project Manager, telephone 307-775-6329; address 5353 Yellowstone Road, Cheyenne, WY 82009; email jmunson@blm.gov, or: Lauren Mermejo, Great Basin Region Project Manager, telephone 775-861-6400; address 1340 Financial Boulevard, Reno, NV 89520; email lmermejo@blm.gov.

Authority: 40 CFR 1501.7, 43 CFR 1610.2.

Edwin Roberson,

Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning.

FR Doc. 2012-3193 Filed 2-9-12; 8:45 am

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