[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 77 (Monday, April 21, 2008)]
[Page 21361]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-8533]



Office of the Secretary

Invasive Species Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Public Meetings of the Invasive Species Advisory 


SUMMARY: Pursuant to the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act, notice is hereby given of meetings of the Invasive Species 
Advisory Committee. The purpose of the Advisory Committee is to provide 
advice to the National Invasive Species 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 May 12-
14, 2008 is to convene the full Advisory Committee and to discuss 
implementation of action items outlined in the National Invasive 
Species Management Plan, which was finalized on January 18, 2001.

DATES: Meeting of the Invasive Species Advisory Committee: Monday, May 
12, 2008 through Wednesday, May 14, 2008; beginning at approximately 8 
a.m., and ending at approximately 5 p.m. each day. Members will be 
participating in an off-site tour on Thursday, May 15, 2008.

ADDRESSES: National Park Service Building, 240 West 5th Avenue, 
Anchorage, AK 99501.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kelsey Brantley, National Invasive 
Species Council Program Analyst and ISAC Coordinator, (202) 513-7243; 
Fax: (202) 371-1751.

    Dated: April 15, 2008.
Lori Williams,
Executive Director, National Invasive Species Council.
 [FR Doc. E8-8533 Filed 4-18-08; 8:45 am]