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[Federal Register: June 29, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 126)]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Task Force on Agricultural Air Quality
AGENCY: Natural Resources Conservation Service, USDA.
ACTION: Notice of meetings.
SUMMARY: The Task Force on Agricultural Air Quality will meet to
continue discussing critical air quality issues in relation to
agriculture. There will be emphasis on obtaining a greater
understanding about the relationship between agricultural production
and air quality. These meetings are open to the public.
DATES: The meetings will be Wednesday, July 18, 2001, and Thursday,
July 19, 2001, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Written material and requests to
make oral presentations should reach the Natural Resources Conservation
Service, at the address below, on or before July 12, 2001.
ADDRESSES: The meetings will be held at the Adam's Mark Hotel, 1550
Court Place, Denver, Colorado 80202; telephone: (303) 893-3333, in the
Silver room. Written material and requests to make oral presentations
should be sent to George Bluhm; University of California; Land, Air,
and Water Resources; 151 Hoagland Hall, Davis, California 95616-6827.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions or comments should be
directed to George Bluhm, Designated Federal Official, telephone: (530)
752-1018; fax: (530) 752-1552; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of this meeting is given under the
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2. Additional information
about the Task Force on Agricultural Air Quality, including any revised
agendas for the July 18th and 19th meeting produced after this Federal
Register Notice is published, may be found on the World Wide Web at
Draft Agenda of the July 18 and 19 Meeting
Welcome to Denver, Colorado
Colorado State Official
Approve minutes of the Washington, DC, March 27-28, 2001, AAQTF
National Academy of Sciences Scientific Assessment request
Status of the Agricultural Burning policy
Status of the Voluntary Compliance policy
Status of the CERCLA/EPCRA recommendation
Research Priorities and Oversight Subcommittee
ARS Agricultural Air Quality Research efforts
CSREES Agricultural Air Quality efforts / Initiative for Future
Agriculture and Food Systems
Emissions Factors Subcommittee
Discussion: An Emission Factor, What is it? Who creates it? How is
Emission Factor Survey
Title V Permit Subcommittee
Title V Deferral Recommendation
Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation Subcommittee
Priority for Actions
Voluntary/Incentive Based Program Subcommittee
Agricultural Burning Subcommittee
Aerobic and Anaerobic Bioremediation for Treating Animal Waste
Biomass to Energy Panel
E-diesel, diesel reformulated
Next Meeting, time/place
Public Input (Time will be reserved before lunch and at the close of
each daily session to receive public comment. Individual presentations
will be limited to 5 minutes)
This meeting is open to the public. At the discretion of the Chair,
members of the public may present oral presentations during the
meeting. Persons wishing to make oral presentations should notify
George Bluhm no later than July 12, 2001. If a person submitting
material would like a copy distributed to each member of the committee
in advance of the meeting that person should submit 25 copies to George
Bluhm no later than July 12, 2001.
Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities
For information on facilities or services for individuals with
disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting please
feel free to contact George Bluhm.
USDA prohibits discrimination in its programs and activities on the
basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, sexual
orientation, or disability. Additionally, discrimination on the basis
of political beliefs and marital or family status is also prohibited by
statutes enforced by USDA. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all
programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternate means for
communication of program information (braille, large print, audio tape,
etc.) should contact the USDA's Target Center at (202) 720-2000 (voice
To file a complaint of discrimination to USDA, write Director,
Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence
Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410, or call (202) 720-5964 (voice
and TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Signed at Washington, DC, on June 15, 2001.
Pearlie S. Reed,
Chief, Natural Resources Conservation Service.
[FR Doc. 01-16376 Filed 6-28-01; 8:45 am]
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