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THE ENGLER/POSTHUMUS ADMINISTRATION HAS FAILED TO COMPLY
WITH THE FEDERAL COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT ACT
REQUIREMENTS FOR PERMITTING CONCENTRATED ANIMAL
FEEDING OPERATIONS IN COASTAL ZONE NON-POINT SOURCE
PLANNING AREAS......FOR CAFOS WELL BELOW 1000 ANIMAL UNITS.


[Federal Register: July 9, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 131)]
[Notices]
[Page 45482-45483]
 >From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
[DOCID:fr09jy02-47]

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Evaluation of Coastal Zone Management Programs

AGENCY: Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, National Ocean
Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), DOC.
ACTION: Notice of intent to evaluate.

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SUMMARY: The NOAA Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management
(OCRM) announces its intent to evaluate the performance of the Michigan
Coastal Management Program and the Alaska Coastal Management Program.
     These Coastal Zone Management Program evaluations will be conducted
pursuant to section 312 of the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972
(CZMA), as amended and regulations at 15 CFR part 923, subpart L.
     The CZMA requires continuing review of the performance of states
with respect to coastal program implementation. Evaluation of Coastal
Zone Management Program requires findings concerning the extent to
which a state has met the national objectives, adhered to its Coastal
Management Program document approved by the Secretary of Commerce, and
adhered to the terms of financial assistance awards funded under the
CZMA.
     The evaluations will include a site visit, consideration of public
comments, and consultations with interested Federal, state, and local
agencies and members of the public. Public meetings will be held as
part of the site visits.
     Notice is hereby given of the dates of the site visit for these
evaluations, and the date, local time, and location of the public
meeting during the site visit.
     The Michigan Coastal Management Program evaluation site visit will
be

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held September 9-13, 2002. One public meeting will be held during the
week. The public meeting will be on Monday, September 9, 2002 from 3:30
to 5 p.m., at the Michigan Library and Historical Center, Lake Superior
Room, 1st Floor, 717 West Allegan, Lansing, Michigan.

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  Written or oral comments will be accepted,
and a person does not need to attend the teleconference to submit
written comments.
     Copies of Michigan's and Alaska's most recent performance reports,
as well as OCRM's notification and supplemental request letters to the
States, are available upon request form OCRM. Written comments from
interested parties regarding these Programs are encouraged and will be
accepted until 15 days after the public meeting. Please direct written
comments to Douglas Brown, Deputy Director, Office of Ocean and Coastal
Resource Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 East-West Highway, 120th floor,
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910. When each evaluation is completed, OCRM
will place a notice in the Federal Register announcing the availability
of the Final Evaluation Findings.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Douglas Brown, Deputy Director, Office
of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, NOS/NOAA, 1305 East-West
Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, (301) 713-3155, Extension 215.

(Federal Domestic Assistance Catalog 11.419  Coastal Zone Management
Program Administration.)

     Dated: June 28, 2002.
Jamison S. Hawkins,
Deputy Assistant Administrator for Ocean Services and Coastal Zone
Management.
[FR Doc. 02-16981 Filed 7-8-02; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-08-M

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