[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 194 (Thursday, October 8, 2009)]
[Page 51876]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-24333]



Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R9-FHC-2009-N197; 94240-1341-9BIS-N5]

Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Meeting

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Aquatic Nuisance 
Species (ANS) Task Force. The meeting is open to the public. The 
meeting topics are identified in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

DATES: The ANS Task Force will meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 
November 4 through Thursday, November 5, 2009.

ADDRESSES: The ANS Task Force meeting will take place at the National 
Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East West Highway, Silver 
Spring, MD 20910 (301-713-0174). You may inspect minutes of the meeting 
at the office of the Chief, Division of Fisheries and Aquatic Resource 
Conservation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, 
Arlington, VA 22203, during regular business hours, Monday through 
Friday. You may also view the minutes on the ANS Task Force Web site 
at: http://anstaskforce.gov/meetings.php.

Executive Secretary, at (703) 358-2466, or by e-mail at Susan_Mangin@fws.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), this notice announces meetings 
of the ANS Task Force. The ANS Task Force was established by the 
Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990.
    Topics that the ANS Task Force plans to cover during the meeting 
include: the ANS Task Force Strategic Plan, Regional Panel issues and 
recommendations, the Quagga-Zebra Mussel Action Plan for Western U.S. 
Waters, and consideration for approval of state ANS management plans. 
The agenda and other related meeting information are on the ANS Task 
Force Web site at: http://anstaskforce.gov/meetings.php.

    Dated: September 29, 2009.
Jeffrey Underwood,
Acting Co-Chair, Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force, Deputy Assistant 
Director--Fisheries & Habitat Conservation.
[FR Doc. E9-24333 Filed 10-7-09; 8:45 am]