[Federal Register Volume 65, Number 136 (Friday, July 14, 2000)]
[Notices]
[Page 43777]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 00-17861]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Office of the Secretary


Invasive Species Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of publc meeting of the Invasive Species Advisory 
Committee.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Invasive Species 
Advisory Committee. The purpose of the Advisory Committee is to provide 
advice to the Council, as authorized by Executive Order 13112, on a 
broad array of issues related to preventing the introduction of 
invasive species and providing for their control and minimizing the 
economic, ecological, and human health impacts that invasive species 
cause. The Council is Co-chaired by the Secretary of the Interior, the 
Secretary of Agriculture, and the Secretary of Commerce. The duty of 
the Council is to provide national leadership regarding invasive 
species issues. The purpose of a meeting on August 2 and 3 is to 
convene the full Advisory Committee and receive input on the first 
draft of the National Invasive Species Management Plan. The meeting 
will be open to the public. Attendance will be limited to space 
available.

DATES: Meeting of Invasive Species Advisory Committee: 9 a.m., 
Wednesday, August 2, 2000 and Thursday, August 3, 2000.

ADDRESSES: Warwick Hotel, 401 Lenora Street, Seattle, WA 98121. The 
meeting will be in the Cambridge Room.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kelsey Passe, National Invasive 
Species Council Program Assistant; Email: kelsey_passe@ios.doi.gov; 
Phone: (202) 208-6336; Fax: (202) 208-1526. Further information is also 
available at www.invasivespecies.gov.

    Dated: July 10, 2000.
Gordon Brown,
National Invasive Species Council.
[FR Doc. 00-17861 Filed 7-13-00; 8:45 am]
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