[Federal Register: October 27, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 209)]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Issuance of National Gas Pipeline Permit

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

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given as required under Section 28 of the 
Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 (41 Stat. 449; 30 U.S.C. 185) as amended by 
Public Law 93-153, that Gulf Liquids New River Project L.L.C., 
Gonzalez, Louisiana, has applied for a right-of-way for a 10-inch 
pipeline crossing a portion of the Bayou Savauge National Wildlife 
Refuge, in Orleans Parish, Louisiana.
    This notice advises the public that the Fish and Wildlife Service 
plans to issue a permit to Gulf Liquids New River Project L.L.C., for 
30-foot-wide right-of-way for the construction, operation and 
maintenance of 10-inch natural gas pipeline crossing under a portion of 
the Bayou Savauge National Wildlife Refuge. Right-of-way will cross a 
corner of the refuge for a distance of approximately 136 feet and will 
be adjacent to existing sewer and waterline rights-of-way. 
Approximately 8,000 square feet of refuge surface will be used 
temporarily for construction purposes. Wetland restoration measures are 
stipulated and costs will be borne by applicant.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Interested persons desiring to comment on this 
application should do so on or before November 27, 2000.

ADDRESSES: If you wish to comment, you may submit your comments by any 
one of several methods. You may mail comments to Regional Director, 
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1875 Century Boulevard, Atlanta, 
Georgia 30345. You may also comment via the Internet to 
Sam_Hamilton@fws.gov. Please submit Internet comments as an ASCHII 
file. Include ``Attn: Harry Flaaten'' and your name and home address in 
your message. You may also hand-deliver your comments to the Regional 

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at the address given above. Our practice is to make comments, including 
names and addresses of respondents, available for public review during 
regular business hours. Respondents may request, prominently at the 
beginning of their comments, that we withhold their identity and home 
address from the rulemaking record, which we will honor to the extent 
allowable by law. We will make all submissions from organizations or 
business, and from individuals identifying themselves as 
representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, available 
to the public in their entirety. We will not consider anonymous 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Harry Flaatan, Senior Realty 
Specialist, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1875 Century Boulevard, 
Suite 420, Atlanta, Georgia 30345, Telephone 404/679-7203.

    Dated: October 12, 2000.
Judy L. Jones,
Acting Regional Director.
[FR Doc. 00-27465 Filed 10-26-00; 8:45 am]