[Federal Register: August 15, 2005 (Volume 70, Number 156)]
[Page 47848-47849]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]



Fish and Wildlife Service

Notice of Availability of the Assessment Plan for the Palmerton 
Natural Resource Damage Assessment in Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, and 
Northampton Counties, PA

AGENCY: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), acting as lead 
administrative Trustee, on behalf of the National Park Service (NPS), 
the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the 
Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC), the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat 
Commission (PFBC), the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental 
Protection (PDEP), and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and 
Natural Resources (PDCNR), jointly known as the Palmerton Natural 
Resource Trustee Council, announces the release of the Palmerton 
Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Plan (Plan) for public 
review. The Plan describes the Trustee Council's proposal to assess 
potential injury to natural resources as a result of a release of 
hazardous substances from the Palmerton Zinc Pile Superfund Site 
(Site), Palmerton, Pennsylvania.