[Federal Register: June 25, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 121)]
[Page 34712]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Meeting Announcement: North American Wetlands Conservation 

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: The North American Wetlands Conservation Council (Council) 
will meet to select North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) 
grant proposals for recommendation to the Migratory Bird Conservation 
Commission (Commission). This meeting is open to the public, and 
interested persons may present oral or written statements.

DATES: July 17, 2007, 1-3 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Best Western Ramkota Inn, 
800 South 3rd Street, Bismarck, ND 58504. The meeting is coordinated by 
the Council Coordinator, located at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 
4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Mail Stop: MBSP 4501-4075, Arlington, VA 22203.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike Johnson, Council Coordinator, 
(703) 358-1784 or dbhc@fws.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with NAWCA (Pub. L. 101-233, 
103 Stat. 1968, December 13, 1989, as amended), the State-private-
Federal Council meets to consider wetland acquisition, restoration, 
enhancement, and management projects for recommendation to, and final 
funding approval by, the Commission. Proposal due dates, application 
instructions, and eligibility requirements are available on the NAWCA 
Web site at http://birdhabitat.fws.gov. Proposals require a minimum of 

50 percent non-Federal matching funds. The Council will consider U.S. 
Standard and Canadian grant proposals at the meeting. The tentative 
date for the Commission meeting is September 12, 2007.

    Dated: June 1, 2007.
Paul Schmidt,
Assistant Director--Migratory Birds.
 [FR Doc. E7-12253 Filed 6-22-07; 8:45 am]