[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 33 (Friday, February 17, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Page 8567]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-1507]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


NOAA Annual Strategic Priorities

AGENCY: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, (NOAA), 
Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, (NOAA) is 
seeking input on priorities for its next five-year planning cycle. 
Annually, NOAA collects views on emerging programmatic and managerial 
trends and alternative solutions as we seek to achieve NOAA's strategic 
goals. Stakeholder views and comments will be summarized and used by 
NOAA Leadership in the development of its priorities for planning years 
2009-2013. NOAA encourages stakeholders and users to review its present 
priorities and provide comments and recommendations that reflect your 
vision of the future, as it relates to NOAA's mission. You can find 
NOAA's current strategic priorities at the Web site noted in the 
ADDRESSES section, below.

DATES: Public comments on NOAA's priorities for planning years 2009-
2013 must be received at the appropriate mailing or e-mail address (see 
ADDRESSES, below) on or before 8 p.m. Eastern time, March 9, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to Dr. Paul Doremus, Director of Strategic 
Planning, NOAA Office of Program Planning and Integration, National 
Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Room 15755-PPI, 1315 
East-West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Comments may be submitted 
via the Office of Program Planning and Integration website at http://
ppi.noaa.gov/ or e-mail to strategic.planning@noaa.gov. You can find 
NOAA's current strategic priorities at http://www.ppi.noaa.gov/AGM_
FY08.pdf.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Neil Christerson, phone: 301-713-
1622, Extension 192, fax: 301-713-0585.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: None.

    Dated: February 13, 2006.
Mary M. Glackin,
NOAA Assistant Administrator for Program Planning and Integration.
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