[Federal Register: October 9, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 195)]
[Page 51452-51453]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Hanford Reach National Monument Federal Advisory Committee; 
Meeting Notice

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice; FACA meeting.


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SUMMARY: The Hanford Reach National Monument Federal Advisory Committee 
will conduct a meeting on Thursday, October 25, 2001 from 9:00 am to 
4:45 pm in the Board Room in the Administration Building of the 
Columbia Basin College, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco, Washington. The 
meeting is open to the public and press.

DATES: Verbal comments will be considered during the course of the 
meeting and written comments will be accepted that are submitted by the 
close of the meeting.

ADDRESSES: Any member of the public wishing to submit written comments 
should send those to Mr. Greg Hughes, Designated Federal Officer for 
the Hanford Reach National Monument Federal 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 agenda can be obtained from the Designated Federal 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public wishing 
further information concerning the meeting should contact Mr. Greg 
Hughes, Designated Federal Official for the Hanford Reach National 
Monument FAC; phone (509) 371-1801, fax (509) 375-0196.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: During this meeting, the Hanford Reach 
National Monument Federal Advisory Committee will hear informational 
presentations regarding valid existing rights as defined by 
Presidential Proclamation #7319, water rights and the Vernita Bar 
Agreement, land withdrawal and transition from the U.S. Department of 
Energy and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, South Columbia Basin 
Irrigation Project and the Federal Columbia River Transmission System.

    Dated: September 29, 2001.
Greg Hughes,
Project Leader, Hanford Reach National Monument.
[FR Doc. 01-25192 Filed 10-5-01; 8:45 am]