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Announcement of the National Park Service Subsistence Resource Commission Meetings Within the Alaska Region

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AGENCY:

National Park Service, Interior.

ACTION:

Announcement of the National Park Service Subsistence Resource Commission meetings within the Alaska Region.

SUMMARY:

The National Park Service (NPS) announces the Subsistence Resource Commission (SRC) meeting schedule for the following areas: Lake Clark National Park, and Wrangell-St. Elias National Park. The purpose of each meeting is to develop and continue work on subsistence hunting program recommendations and other related subsistence management issues. Each meeting is open to the public and will Start Printed Page 6418have time allocated for public testimony. The public is welcomed to present written or oral comments to the SRC. The NPS SRC program is authorized under Title VIII, Section 808, of the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Public Law 96-487, to operate in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. Draft meeting minutes will be available upon request from each Superintendent for public inspection approximately six weeks after each meeting.

DATES:

The Lake Clark National Park SRC meeting will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., on Wednesday, March 11, 2009.

Location: The meeting will be held at the Nondalton Community Center, in Nondalton, AK.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Michelle Ravenmoon, Subsistence Coordinator, Lake Clark National Park, One Park Place, Port Alsworth, AK 99653; telephone: (907) 781-2135 or Mary McBurney, Subsistence Manager, 2181 Kachemak Drive, Homer, AK; telephone: (907) 271-3751.

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DATES:

The Wrangell-St. Elias National Park SRC meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, 2009.

Location: The meeting will be held at the Gakona Village Hall in Gakona, Alaska. The alternate meeting site is Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve Headquarters, Copper Center, AK, telephone: (907) 822-5234.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Barbara Cellarius, Subsistence Manager/Cultural Anthropologist, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, P.O. Box 439, Copper Center, AK 99573; telephone: (907) 822-7236, or Clarence Summers, Subsistence Coordinator, NPS Alaska Regional Office; telephone: (907) 644-3603.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

SRC meeting locations and dates may need to be changed based on weather or local circumstances. If meeting dates and locations are changed, notice of each meeting will be published in local newspapers and announced on local radio stations prior to the meeting dates.

The proposed agendas for each meeting include the following:

1. Call to order (SRC Chair).

2. SRC Roll Call and Confirmation of Quorum.

3. SRC Chair and Superintendent's Welcome and Introductions.

4. Review and Approve Agenda.

5. Review and adopt minutes from last meeting.

6. SRC Membership Status.

7. SRC Member Reports.

8. Park Superintendent and NPS Staff Reports.

9. Federal Subsistence Board Update.

a. Wildlife Proposals.

b. Fisheries Proposals.

10. Board of Game and Board of Fisheries Updates.

11. Subsistence Uses: Horns, Antlers, Bone and Plant Environmental Assessment Update.

12. Old Business.

13. New Business.

14. Agency and Public Comments.

15. SRC Work Session.

16. Adjournment.

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Dated: January 13, 2009.

Victor Knox,

Deputy Regional Director.

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[FR Doc. E9-2663 Filed 2-6-09; 8:45 am]

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