[Federal Register: November 3, 2004 (Volume 69, Number 212)]
[Page 64094]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Hanford Reach National Monument Federal Advisory Committee 

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Hanford Reach National Monument Federal Planning 
Advisory Committee meeting.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is announcing two 
upcoming meetings of the Hanford Reach National Monument Federal 
Planning Advisory Committee (Committee). In these meetings, the 
Committee will continue their work on making recommendations to the 
Service and the Department of Energy (DOE) on the preparation of a 
long-term management plan for the Hanford Reach National Monument 
Comprehensive Conservation Plan and associated Environmental Impact 
Statement (CCP/EIS). The Committee is focusing on advice that 
identifies and reconciles land management issues while meeting the 
directives of Presidential Proclamation 7319 that established the 

DATES: The Committee has scheduled the following meetings:
    1. Thursday, November 17, 2004, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Richland, 
    2. Thursday, January 6, 2005, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Richland, WA.

ADDRESSES: The meetings will take place at the Washington State 
University Tri-Cities Consolidated Information Center, 2770 University 
Drive, Rooms 120 and 120 A, Richland, WA.
    Written comments may be submitted to Mr. Greg Hughes, Designated 
Federal Official for the Hanford Reach National Monument (HRNM) Federal 
Planning Advisory Committee, Hanford Reach National Monument/Saddle 
Mountain National Wildlife Refuge, 3250 Port of Benton Blvd., Richland, 
WA 99352; fax (509) 375-0196. Copies of the draft meeting agendas can 
be obtained from the Designated Federal Official. Comments may be 
submitted via email to hanfordreach@fws.gov. Additional information 
regarding the monument and the CCP is available on the monument's 
Internet site at http://hanfordreach.fws.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information concerning the 
meetings, contact Mr. Greg Hughes, Designated Federal Official, via 
telephone at (509) 371-1801, or fax at (509) 375-0196.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Committee meetings are open to the public. 
Verbal comments may be submitted during the course of the meetings, and 
written comments may be submitted at the close of the meetings, mailed 
to the Monument office address, or submitted via e-mail.

    Dated: October 27, 2004.
David J. Wesley,
Acting Regional Director, Region 1, Portland, Oregon.
[FR Doc. 04-24612 Filed 11-2-04; 8:45 am]