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Secure Rural Schools Land Sales Initiative

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AGENCY:

Forest Service, USDA.

ACTION:

Notice; Extension of comment period.

SUMMARY:

The Forest Service is extending the comment period 30 days beyond the date of March 30, 2006 identified in the Federal Register, Volume 71, No. 39, Tuesday, February 28, 2006, pg. 10004-10006.

DATES:

Comments must be received by May 1, 2006 to be assured of consideration. Comments received after that date will be considered only to the extent practicable.

ADDRESSES:

You may submit your comments by e-mail to SRS_Land_Sales@fs.fed.us, by facsimile to (202) 205-1604, or by mail to USDA Forest Service, SRS Comments, Lands 4S, 1400 Independence Ave., SW., Mailstop 1124, Washington, DC 20250-0003. Electronic submission is preferred. If you submit your comments by e-mail or fax, you do not need to send a paper copy by mail.

Your comments may address the entire list of parcels indentified in the President's proposal, or an individual parcel or parcels on that list. If you are commenting about a specific parcel on the list, it would be helpful to provide the parcel's number from the list and all information specifically related to the sale of that parcel.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Cynthia R. Swanson, Assistant Director of Lands, Washington Office, 202-205-0099. Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Document Availability

In addition to publishing the full text of this document in the Federal Register, the Forest Service provides all interested persons an opportunity to view and/or print the contents of this document, the potentially eligible lands listing, and associated maps via the Internet. Information on this proposal Start Printed Page 16115and the Federal Register Notice can be found at http://www.fs.fed.us via the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act link to the “President's FY 2007 Budget Proposal for the Forest Service—Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act Extension” page.

List of Potentially Eligible Lands

The following table has been corrected since the original notice and provides a current summary of the number of acres (rounded) identified for each State.

StateRegion(s)Acres of potentially eligible lands
Alabama82,823
Alaska1097
Arizona31,022
Arkansas83,599
California5, 675,959
Colorado2, 423,248
Florida8973
Georgia84,523
Idaho1, 4, 626,023
Illinois9206
Indiana9878
Kentucky84,540
Louisiana83,895
Michigan95,677
Minnesota92,644
Mississippi87,479
Missouri921,712
Montana112,039
Nebraska2883
Nevada41,991
New Mexico37,390
North Carolina89,833
Ohio9419
Oklahoma83,566
Oregon611,270
South Carolina84,656
South Dakota1, 215,107
Tennessee82,996
Texas3, 84,565
Utah45,894
Virginia85,721
Washington67,425
West Virginia94,827
Wisconsin980
Wyoming2, 417,532
Total All States301,491

Corrections have been made to the potentially eligible lands listing and supporting maps. Interested parties and commenters are encouraged to revisit the Web pages noted above for the most current information related to this proposal.

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Dated: March 27, 2006.

Dale N. Bosworth,

Chief.

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[FR Doc. 06-3087 Filed 3-29-06; 8:45 am]

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