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Federal Register / Vol. 72, No.

238 / Wednesday, December 12, 2007 / Notices 70603

extinction. The first step in the recovery T. 3 S., R. 48 W., Sec. 33. requirements in the regulations under
strategy for the species is to protect and Containing approximately 18 acres. 30 CFR 282, Operations in the Outer
stabilize the existing population. This T. 5 S., R. 48 W., Secs. 16 and 17. Continental Shelf for Minerals Other
includes management to maintain an Containing 776.00 acres. than Oil, Gas, and Sulphur. This notice
T. 5 S., R. 49 W., Secs. 7, 8, 17, and 18.
open habitat; noxious weed control; Containing 2,487.92 acres.
also provides the public a second
minimizing the damage of collection Aggregating approximately 5,826 acres. opportunity to comment on the
and trampling within the population; The subsurface estate in these lands will be
paperwork burden of these regulatory
seed collection and long-term seed conveyed to Bristol Bay Native Corporation requirements.
banking to protect the genetic resources when the surface estate is conveyed to DATES: Submit written comments by
of the species; and the development and Koliganek Natives Limited. Notice of the January 11, 2008.
implementation of management plans. decision will also be published four times in
the Bristol Bay Times. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments
In addition, to reduce the potential for
extinction due to loss of the single either by fax (202) 395–6566 or e-mail
DATES: The time limits for filing an (OIRA_DOCKET@omb.eop.gov) directly
population, recovery actions will likely appeal are:
require establishing additional to the Office of Information and
1. Any party claiming a property Regulatory Affairs, OMB, Attention:
populations within the estimated interest which is adversely affected by
historical range of the species. Desk Officer for the Department of the
the decision shall have until January 11, Interior (1010–0081). Mail or hand carry
The recovery of Hackelia venusta is 2008 to file an appeal.
complicated by the very small size and a copy of your comments to the
2. Parties receiving service of the Department of the Interior; Minerals
limited distribution of the single decision by certified mail shall have 30
population, as well as by the extreme Management Service; Attention: Cheryl
days from the date of receipt to file an Blundon; Mail Stop 4024; 381 Elden
instability of the habitat where it occurs. appeal.
Monitoring activities have the potential Street; Herndon, Virginia 20170–4817. If
Parties who do not file an appeal in you wish to e-mail your comments to
to destabilize the habitat and damage or accordance with the requirements of 43
even kill plants, particularly young MMS, the address is:
CFR part 4, subpart E, shall be deemed rules.comments@mms.gov. Reference
germinants; therefore the need for to have waived their rights.
monitoring and data collection must be Information Collection 1010–0081 in
ADDRESSES: A copy of the decision may your subject line and mark your
carefully weighed against the possible
negative impacts of such actions. be obtained from: Bureau of Land message for return receipt. Include your
Management, Alaska State Office, 222 name and return address in your
Authority West Seventh Avenue, #13, Anchorage, message text.
The authority for this action is section Alaska 99513–7504. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
4(f) of the Endangered Species Act, 16 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: The Cheryl Blundon, Regulations and
U.S.C. 1533(f). Bureau of Land Management by phone Standards Branch, (703) 787–1607. You
at 907–271–5960, or by e-mail at may also contact Cheryl Blundon to
Dated: November 15, 2007.
ak.blm.conveyance@ak.blm.gov. Persons obtain a copy, at no cost, of the
Ren Lohoefener,
who use a telecommunication device regulations that require the subject
Regional Director, Region 1, U.S. Fish and (TTD) may call the Federal Information
Wildlife Service. collection of information.
Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–
[FR Doc. 07–5974 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
8330, 24 hours a day, seven days a
Title: 30 CFR 282, Operations in the
BILLING CODE 4310–55–P week, to contact the Bureau of Land
Outer Continental Shelf for Minerals
Management.
Other than Oil, Gas, and Sulphur.
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Michael Bilancione, OMB Control Number: 1010–0081.
Land Transfer Resolution Specialist, Land Abstract: The Outer Continental Shelf
Bureau of Land Management Transfer Adjudication I. (OCS) Lands Act, as amended (43 U.S.C.
[FR Doc. E7–24048 Filed 12–11–07; 8:45 am] 1334 and 43 U.S.C. 1337(k)), authorizes
[AA–6676–F, AA–6676–J, AA–6676–L, AA–
6676–A2; AK–964–1410–HY–P] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary)
to implement regulations to grant to the
Alaska Native Claims Selection qualified persons, offering the highest
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR cash bonus on a basis of competitive
AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, bidding, leases of any mineral other
Interior. Minerals Management Service than oil, gas, and sulphur. This applies
ACTION: Notice of decision approving to any area of the Outer Continental
lands for conveyance. MMS Information Collection Activities: Shelf not then under lease for such
1010–0082 (30 CFR 282), Submitted for mineral upon such royalty, rental, and
SUMMARY: As required by 43 CFR Office of Management and Budget other terms and conditions as the
2650.7(d), notice is hereby given that an (OMB) Review; Comment Request Secretary may prescribe at the time of
appealable decision approving lands for offering the area for lease. This
AGENCY: Minerals Management Service
conveyance pursuant to the Alaska regulation governs mining operations
(MMS), Interior.
Native Claims Settlement Act will be within the OCS for minerals other than
issued to Koliganek Natives Limited. ACTION: Notice of a reinstatement of an
information collection (1010–0081). oil, gas and sulphur and establishes a
The lands are in the vicinity of comprehensive leasing and regulatory
mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES

Koliganek, Alaska, and are located in: SUMMARY: To comply with the program for such minerals. These
Seward Meridian, Alaska Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 regulations have been designed to (1)
T. 5 S., R. 45 W., Secs. 30, 31, and 34. (PRA), we are notifying the public that recognize the differences between the
Containing approximately 1,283 acres. we have submitted to OMB an OCS activities associated with oil, gas,
T. 5 S., R. 46 W., Secs. 21 and 25. information collection request (ICR) to and sulphur discovery and
Containing 1,260.86 acres. renew approval of the paperwork development, and those associated with

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