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[Federal Register: November 2, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 213)]
[Notices]
[Page 65829-65830]
 >From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
[DOCID:fr02no00-43]
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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Natural Resources Conservation Service

Notice of a Finding Of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the
Stony Creek Watershed, Clinton and Ionia Counties, Michigan

AGENCY: Natural Resources Conservation Service.
ACTION: Notice of a Finding Of No Significant Impact.
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SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental
Policy Act of 1969; the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations
(40 CFR part 1500); and the Natural Resources Conservation Service
Regulations (7 CFR part 650); the Natural Resources Conservation
Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, gives notice than an
environmental impact statement is not being prepared for the Stony
Creek Watershed, Clinton and Ionia Counties, Michigan.
DATES: Comment will be received until on or before December 4, 2000.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alan G. Herceg, Assistant State
Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Michigan State
Office, 300l Coolidge Road, Suite 250, East Lansing, Michigan 48823-
6350, telephone 517-324-5282.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The environmental assessment of this
federally assisted action indicates that the project will not cause
significant local, regional, or national impacts on the environment. As
a result of these findings, Ronald C. Williams, State Conservationist,
has determined that the preparation and review of an environmental
impact statement are not needed for this project.

The project purpose is watershed protection. Project measures
include the installation of conservation practices by private land
users to reduce soil and water resource problems. Accelerated financial
and technical assistance will be available for land treatment.

The Notice of a Finding Of No Significant Impact has been forwarded
to the Environmental Protection Agency and to various Federal, State,
and local agencies and interested parties. A limited number of copies
of the FONSI are available to fill single copy requests at the above
address. Basic data developed during the environmental assessment are
on file and may be reviewed by contacting Alan G. Herceg.

(This activity is listed in the Catalog of Federal Domestic
Assistance under NO. 10.904, Watershed and Flood Prevention, and is
subject to the provisions of Executive Order 12372, which requires
intergovernmental consultation with State and local officials.)

Dated: October 18, 2000.

Ronald C. Williams,
State Conservationist, East Lansing, Michigan.
[FR Doc. 00-28069 Filed 11-1-00; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3410-16-P


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