66 FR 202 pg. 52899 - Estuary Habitat Restoration Council

Type: NOTICEVolume: 66Number: 202Page: 52899
FR document: [FR Doc. 01-26192 Filed 10-17-01; 8:45 am]
Agency: Defense Department
Sub Agency: Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers
Official PDF Version:  PDF Version

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Army; Corps of Engineers

Estuary Habitat Restoration Council

AGENCY:

Army Corps of Engineers, DoD.

ACTION:

Notice of open meeting.

SUMMARY:

In accordance with Section 105(h) of the Estuary Restoration Act of 2000, (Title I, Public Law 106-457), announcement is made of the forthcoming meeting of the Estuary Habitat Restoration Council. The meeting is open to the public.

DATES:

The meeting will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2001.

ADDRESSES:

The meeting will be in room 3M60/70, 441 G Street, NW., Washington, DC.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ms. Ellen Cummings, Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, DC 20314-1000, (202) 761-4558; or Ms. Cynthia Garman-Squier, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works), Washington, DC (202) 512-6668.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The Estuary Habitat Restoration Council consists of representatives of five agencies. These are the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of Agriculture, and Army. Among the duties of the Council is development of a national estuary restoration strategy designed in part to meet the goal of restoring one million acres by 2010. At this first meeting of the Council, procedural matters will be decided, and a framework for conducting Council business will be established.

Current security measures require that persons interested in attending the meeting must pre-register with us before 2 p.m. October 24, 2001. Please contact Ellen Cummings at 202-761-4558 to pre-register. The public should enter on the "G" Street side of the GAO building. All attendees are required to show photo identification and must be escorted to the meeting room by Corps personnel. Attendee's bags and other possessions are subject to being searched. All attendees arriving between one-half hour before and one-half hour after 10:30 a.m. will be escorted to the hearing. Those that are not pre-registered and/or arriving later than the allotted time will be unable to attend the public hearing.

Luz D. Ortiz,

Army Federal Register Liaison Officer.

[FR Doc. 01-26192 Filed 10-17-01; 8:45 am]

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