[Federal Register: July 30, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 145)]
[Page 41518-41519]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Sporting Conservation Council

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Sporting Conservation 
Council (Council). We plan to review wildlife conservation endeavors 
that benefit recreational hunting and wildlife resources and that 
encourage partnerships among the public, the sporting conservation 
community, wildlife conservation groups, and State and Federal 
governments. This meeting is open to the public, and will include a 
session for the public to comment.

DATES: We will hold the meeting on August 13, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 
on August 14, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. From

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3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on August 13, we will host a public comment 

ADDRESSES: On August 12 and 13, the meeting will be held in the Galleon 
Room at the Best Western Marina Grand Hotel, 300 North Shoreline Road, 
Corpus Christi, TX 78401.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Phyllis T. Seitts, 9828 North 31st 
Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85051-2517; 602-906-5603 (phone); or 
Twinkle_Thompson-Seitts@blm.gov (e-mail).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Secretary of the Interior established 
the Council in February 2006 (71 FR 11220, March 6, 2006). The 
Council's mission is to provide advice and guidance to the Federal 
Government through the Department of the Interior on how to increase 
public awareness of: (1) The importance of wildlife resources, (2) the 
social and economic benefits of recreational hunting, and (3) wildlife 
conservation efforts that benefit recreational hunting and wildlife 
    The Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture 
signed an amended charter for the Council in June 2006 and July 2006, 
respectively. The revised charter states that the Council will provide 
advice and guidance to the Federal Government through the Department of 
the Interior and the Department of Agriculture.
    The Council will hold a meeting on the dates shown in the DATES 
section at the address shown in the ADDRESSES section. The meeting will 
include a session for the public to comment.

    Dated: July 17, 2007.
Phyllis T. Seitts,
Designated Federal Officer, Sporting Conservation Council.
[FR Doc. 07-3693 Filed 7-27-07; 8:45 am]