[Federal Register: September 26, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 187)]
[Page 49198]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Ruffe Control Committee 

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Aquatic Nuisance 
Species (ANS) Task Force Ruffe Control Committee. The meeting topics 
are identified in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

DATES: The Ruffe Control Committee will meet from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., 
Tuesday, October 16, 2001, and from 8 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, October 
17, 2001.

ADDRESSES: The Ruffe Control Committee Meeting will be held in the Days 
Inn, 2403 U.S. Highway 41, Marquette, Michigan.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sharon Gross, Executive Secretary, 
Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force, at 703-358-2308 or by e-mail at 
sharon_gross@fws.gov or Mark Dryer, Ruffe Control Committee Chair, at 
715-682-6185 ext. 201.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. I), this notice announces a 
meeting of the Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Ruffe Control 
Committee. The ANS Task Force was established by the Nonindigenous 
Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990.
    Topics to be covered during the Ruffe Control Committee meeting 
include: an update of the current status of ruffe based on recent field 
investigations; a discussion to implement the Ruffe Control Program; 
and a review of actions for the upcoming year.
    Minutes of the meeting will be maintained by the Executive 
Secretary, Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force, Suite 810, 4401 North 
Fairfax Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22203-1622, and will be available 
for public inspection during regular business hours, Monday through 

    Dated: September 14, 2001.
Everett Wilson,
Acting Co-Chair, Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force, Assistant 
Director--Fisheries and Habitat Restoration.
[FR Doc. 01-24056 Filed 9-25-01; 8:45 am]