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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Phoenix, Arizona 85004–4427, 602– less than fair market value under section
417–9504. 203 of the Federal Land Policy and
Bureau of Land Management Management Act of 1976, as amended
Helen M. Hankins,
(90 Stat. 2750, 43 U.S.C. 1713 and
Acting State Director. 1719). The proposed sales would
[FR Doc. E7–22435 Filed 11–15–07; 8:45 am] resolve two inadvertent trespasses upon
State of Arizona Resource Advisory BILLING CODE 4310–32–P the land. It been determined that
Council Meeting resource values will not be affected by
the disposal of these two parcels of
AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR public land.
Interior. The parcels proposed for sale are
Bureau of Land Management
described as:
ACTION:Notice of Arizona Resource [NM220–1430 EU; NM–114188 and NM–
Advisory Council Meeting. 117236] New Mexico Principal Meridian
San Miguel County, NM
SUMMARY: In accordance with the Direct Sale of Public Land in San
Federal Land Policy and Management Miguel County, NM T. 13 N., R. 14 E.
Section 10, lots 15 & 18.
Act of 1976 and the Federal Advisory
AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Lot 15 containing 1.07 acres is proposed to
Committee Act of 1972, the U.S.
Interior. be sold to Lila Cano and Lot 18 containing
Department of the Interior, Bureau of 1.04 acres is proposed to be sold to Los
Land Management (BLM), Arizona ACTION: Notice of realty action.
Pueblos de San Miguel del Bado Community
Resource Advisory Council (RAC), will SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Council.
meet on December 6, 2007, in Phoenix, Management (BLM) proposes direct The patents, when issued, will
Arizona, at the BLM Arizona State (non-competitive) sales of two parcels of contain a reservation to the United
Office, One North Central Avenue, 8th public land, containing 1.07 acres and States for ditches and canals under the
floor. It will begin at 8 a.m. and 1.04 acres located in San Miguel Act of March 30, 1890 and a reservation
conclude at 4:30 p.m. Morning agenda County, New Mexico. The described for all minerals.
items include: Review of the September public land has been examined and The two parcels are being offered by
6, 2007, meeting minutes for RAC and through the public-supported land use direct sale to Lila Cano (NM–114188)
Recreation Resource Advisory Council planning process has been determined and to Los Pueblos de San Miguel del
(RRAC) business; BLM State Director’s to be suitable for disposal by direct sale Bado Community Council (NM–117236)
update on statewide issues; pursuant to section 203 of the Federal of San Miguel County, New Mexico,
presentations on: BLM Energy Corridors Land Policy and Management Act of based on historic use and added
in Arizona, BLM Recreation Webpage 1976 (90 Stat. 2750, 43 U.S.C. 1713), as improvements. Both of the parcels of
Redesign, BLM Route Evaluation and amended, at no less than the appraised land have been used, one as a residence
Designation Process; and Recreational fair market value. These sales will and the other as a school yard with a
Shooting on Public Lands; review and resolve two inadvertent trespasses on portion of a school located on it. Failure
discussion of the 2008 RAC Annual public land. An appraisal of the subject or refusal by Lila Cano and/or Los
Work Plan; and, reports by RAC parcels fair market value is being Pueblos de San Miguel del Bado
working groups. A public comment prepared and when completed will be Community Council to submit the
period will be provided at 11:30 a.m. on available for review at the BLM’s Taos required fair market appraisal amount
December 6, 2007, for any interested Field Office at the address stated below. within 180 days of the sale of the land
publics who wish to address the Upon the completion and approval of will constitute a waiver of this
Council on BLM programs and business. the appraisal report, a subsequent notice preference consideration and this land
Under the Federal Lands Recreation will be published in the local may be offered for sale on a competitive
Enhancement Act, the RAC has been newspaper specifying the fair market or modified competitive basis.
designated the RRAC, and has the value. Upon publication of this notice in the
authority to review all BLM and Forest DATES: Interested parties may submit Federal Register, the land described
Service (FS) recreation fee proposals in comments to the BLM Taos Field Office above will be segregated from
Manager at the address below. appropriation under the public land
Arizona. The afternoon meeting agenda
Comments must be received by not later laws, including the general mining laws.
on December 6, will include discussion
than December 31, 2007. The land will The segregation will end upon issuance
and review of the Recreation
not be offered for sale until at least 60 of patents or 270 days from the date of
Enhancement Act (REA) Working Group
days after the date of publication of this publication, whichever occurs first.
Report, the Fiscal Year 2008 quarterly
notice in the Federal Register. Comments must be received by the
schedule for BLM and FS recreation fee BLM Taos Field Manager, Taos Field
proposals, and proposed modifications ADDRESSES: Address all written
Office, at the address stated above, on or
to the RRAC protocol, business cycle, comments concerning this Notice to before the date stated above. Only
and fee proposal guidelines. Sam DesGeorges, Taos Field Office written comments will be accepted.
After completing their RRAC Manager, 226 Cruz Alta Road, Taos, Before including your address, phone
business, the BLM RAC will discuss New Mexico 87571. number, e-mail address, or other
future meetings and locations. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: personal identifying information in your
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Francina Martinez, Realty Specialist at comment, you should be aware that

DATES: Effective Date: December 6, 2007. the above address or (505) 758–8851. your entire comment—including your
Deborah Stevens, Bureau of Land following described public land in San be made publicly available at any time.
Management, Arizona State Office, One Miguel County, New Mexico has been While you can ask us in your comment
North Central Avenue, Suite 800, determined to be suitable for sale at not to withhold your personal identifying

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information from public review, we 4.9229 percent. This average value is United States Attorney for the Western
cannot guarantee that we will be able to then rounded to the nearest one-eighth District of Michigan, 330 Iona Avenue,
do so. Any adverse comments will be of a point, resulting in 4.875 percent. Suite 501, Grand Rapids, Michigan
reviewed by the Taos Field Manager, The rate therefore remains unchanged 49503, (616) 456–2404; and (2) the
who may sustain, vacate or modify this from fiscal year 2007. United States Environmental Protection
realty action. In the absence of any The rate of 4.875 percent shall be Agency (Region 5), 77 West Jackson
objects, or adverse comments, this used by all Federal agencies in the Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois 60604–3590
proposed realty action will become final formulation and evaluation of water and (contact Steven P. Kaiser (312–353–
determination of the Department of the related land resources plans for the 3804)). During the comment period, the
Interior. purpose of discounting future benefits proposed consent decree may also be
Dated: November 9, 2007. and computing costs or otherwise examined on the following Department
converting benefits and costs to a of Justice Web site: http://
Sam DesGeorges,
common-time basis.
Taos Field Office Manager. Consent_Decree.html. A copy of the
[FR Doc. E7–22438 Filed 11–15–07; 8:45 am] Dated: October 24, 2007.
proposed consent decree may also be
Roseann Gonzales,
BILLING CODE 4310–OW–P obtained by mail from the Department
Director, Office of Program and Policy of Justice Consent Decree Library, P.O.
Services, Denver Office.
Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR [FR Doc. E7–22427 Filed 11–15–07; 8:45 am] or by faxing or e-mailing a request to
BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P Tonia Fleetwood
Bureau of Reclamation
(, fax no.
Change in Discount Rate for Water (202) 514–0097, phone confirmation
Resources Planning DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE number (202) 514–1547. In requesting a
copy from the Consent Decree Library,
AGENCY: Bureau of Reclamation, Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree please refer to the referenced case and
Interior. Pursuant to the Comprehensive D.J. Reference No. 90–11–3–09026, and
ACTION: Notice of Change. Environmental Response, enclose a check in the amount of $6.50
Compensation and Liability Act for the consent decree (26 pages at 25
SUMMARY: The Water Resources cents per page reproduction costs),
Planning Act of 1965 and the Water Notice is hereby given that on October
made payable to the U.S. Treasury.
Resources Development Act of 1974 30, 2007, a proposed consent decree in
require an annual determination of a United States v. Belle Tire Distr., Inc., et William D. Brighton,
discount rate for Federal water al., No. 06cv0816, was lodged with the Assistant Chief, Environmental Enforcement
resources planning. The discount rate United States District Court for the Section, Environment and Natural Resources
Western District of Michigan. Division.
for Federal water resources planning for
fiscal year 2008 is 4.875 percent. In this cost recovery action brought [FR Doc. 07–5692 Filed 11–15–07; 8:45 am]
Discounting is to be used to convert pursuant to the Comprehensive BILLING CODE 4410–15–M

future monetary values to present Environmental Response, Compensation

values. and Liability Act, 42 U.S.C. 9607, the
United States sought recovery of DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
DATES: This discount rate is to be used unreimbursed past response costs and
for the period October 1, 2007, through prejudgment interest incurred by the Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree
and including September 30, 2008. United States Environmental Protection Under the Comprehensive
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Agency for a removal action at the Carl’s Environmental Response,
Sandra Simons, Contract Services Tire Retreading Site near Grown in Compensation, and Liability Act
Office, Denver, Colorado 80225; Grand Traverse County, Michigan. Notice is hereby given that on October
telephone: 303–445–2902. Under the proposed consent decree, ten 31, 2007, a proposed Consent Decree in
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is defendants that each contributed less United States v. Hercules Incorporated,
hereby given that the interest rate to be than 2% of the total waste to the Site Civil Action No. 2:07cv87 was lodged
used by Federal agencies in the will pay a total of $219,425.24 to the with the United States District Court for
formulation and evaluation of plans for Hazardous Substance Superfund. the Northern District of West Virginia.
water and related land resources is The Department of Justice will accept In this action the United States sought
4.875 percent for fiscal year 2008. comments relating to the proposed to recover costs incurred in responding
This rate has been computed in consent decree for a period of thirty (30) to the release or threatened release of
accordance with Section 80(a), Pub. L. days from the date of publication of this hazardous substances into the
93–251 (88 Stat. 34) and 18 CFR 704.39, notice. Comments should be addressed environment at or from the Allegany
which: (1) Specify that the rate shall be to the Assistant Attorney General, Ballistics Lab Site, a U.S. Navy-owned
based upon the average yield during the Environment and Natural Resources facility in Mineral County, West
preceding fiscal year on interest-bearing Division, and mailed either Virginia. The Consent Decree requires
marketable securities of the United electronically to pubcomment- that Hercules Incorporated pay the
States which, at the time the or in hard copy to United States $12.95 million. In
computation is made, have terms of 15 P.O. Box 7611, U.S. Department of exchange, Hercules will receive
years or more remaining to maturity Justice, Washington, DC 20044–7611. contribution protection and a release
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(average yield is rounded to nearest one- Comments should refer to United States from liability for additional
eighth percent); and (2) provide that the v. Belle Tire Distr., Inc., et al., Case No. environmental cleanup costs or cleanup
rate shall not be raised or lowered more 06cv0816 (W.D. Mich.) and D.J. work, subject to certain exceptions and
than one-quarter of 1 percent for any Reference No. 90–11–09026. limitations.
year. The Treasury Department The proposed consent decree may be The Department of Justice will receive
calculated the specified average to be examined at: (1) The Office of the comments relating to the Consent

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