[Federal Register: July 2, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 127)]
[Page 44471-44472]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Battle of Midway National Memorial Advisory Committee; Meeting 

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: The Battle of Midway National Memorial Advisory Committee will 
hold its third meeting by teleconference on Thursday, July 11,

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2002, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time. During this 
teleconference, the committee will review existing monuments to the 
Battle of Midway located on Midway Atoll, discuss current standards for 
any new memorials to be placed on the atoll and make recommendations 
for acceptance or revision of those standards, and review a proposal to 
erect a joint Japanese-American monument on Midway.

DATES: July 11, 2002, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

ADDRESSES: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, 
Arlington, Virginia, room 205 or by teleconference.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public wishing 
further information concerning the meeting or who wishes to submit oral 
or written comments should contact Barbara Maxfield, External Affairs 
Chief for the Fish and Wildlife Service's Pacific Islands Office, Box 
50088, Honolulu, HI 96850; telephone (808) 541-2749; fax (808) 541-2756 
no later than July 8, 2002. You may obtain copies of the draft meeting 
agenda from the same source.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As directed by Congress, the Secretary of 
the Interior established the Battle of Midway National Memorial 
Advisory Committee to facilitate development of a strategy for the 
dedication and management of this National Memorial. Members of the 
public are welcome to participate in any of its meetings.
    Members of the public in the Washington, DC, area may attend the 
meeting in person in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Washington 
Office at 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Arlington, Virginia, in room 205. 
Members of the public may also participate by teleconference, however, 
teleconference lines are limited. Please call Barbara Maxfield (808) 
541-2749 if you are interested in participating in the call and to 
obtain the dial-in number. Seating in room 205 of the Fish and Wildlife 
Service's Arlington Square office is limited and is available on a 
first come, first served basis.
    We will distribute written comments submitted to the Fish and 
Wildlife Service at the Honolulu address above to committee members 
prior to the meeting if we receive them in sufficient time to allow 
distribution. We will provide an opportunity for oral comments from the 
public during this teleconference meeting as well.

    Dated: June 14, 2002.
Jerry F. Leinecke,
Project Leader, Hawaiian and Pacific Islands National Wildlife Refuge 
[FR Doc. 02-16679 Filed 6-27-02; 4:15 pm]