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[Federal Register: September 10, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 174)]
[Page 51583-51584]
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Forest Service

Opal Creek Scenic Recreation Area (SRA) Advisory Council

AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA Forest Service.

ACTION:  Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: Opal Creek Scenic Recreation Area Advisory Council meetings
will convene in Stayton, Oregon on Wednesday, September 26, 2007. These
meetings are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m., and will conclude at
approximately 8:30 p.m. Meetings will be held in the South Room of the
Stayton Community Center located on 400 West Virginia Street in
Stayton, Oregon.
    The Opal Creek Wilderness and Opal Creek Scenic Recreation Area Act
of 1996 (Opal Creek Act) (Pub. L. 104-208) directed the Secretary of
Agriculture to establish the Opal Creek Scenic Recreation Area Advisory
Council. The Advisory Council is comprised of twelve members
representing state, county and city governments, and representatives of
various organizations, which include mining industry, environmental
organizations, inholders in Opal Creek Scenic Recreation Area, economic
development, Indian tribes, and public at large. The council provides
advice to the Secretary of Agriculture on preparation of a
comprehensive Opal Creek Management Plan for the SRA, and consults on a
periodic and regular basis on the management of the area. Tentative
agenda items include: new advisory council orientation and next steps,
and project updates. A direct public comment period is tentatively
scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. Time allotted for individual presentations
will be limited to 3 minutes. Written comments are encouraged,
particularly if the material cannot be presented within the time limits
of the comment period. Written comments may be submitted prior to the
scheduled meeting by sending them to Designated Federal Official Paul
Matter at the address given below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For more information regarding this
meeting, contact Designated Federal

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Official Paul Matter; Willamette National Forest, Detroit Ranger
District, HC 73 Box 320, Mill City, OR 97360; (503) 854-3366.

    Dated: September 4, 2007.
Scott G. Fitzwilliams,
Acting Forest Supervisor.
[FR Doc. 07-4411 Filed 9-7-07; 8:45 am]

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