[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 219 (Monday, November 15, 2010)]
[Page 69698]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-28653]



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 (ISAC). Comprised of 30 nonfederal invasive species 
experts and stakeholders from across the nation, 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.
    Purpose of Meeting: The meeting will be held on December 7-9, 2010 
in Washington, DC, and will focus primarily on Early Detection and 
Rapid Response as it relates to invasive species. The full ISAC will 
also consider a white paper entitled, Invasive Species and Climate 
Change, as drafted by the ISAC Task Team on Climate Change.

DATES: Meeting of the Invasive Species Advisory Committee: Tuesday, 
December 7, 2010 through Thursday, December 9, 2010. The meeting will 
be held 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 and Wednesday, 
December 8, 2010. On Thursday, December 9, 2010, the meeting will begin 
at 8 a.m., and adjourn at 12 noon.

ADDRESSES: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service 
Conference Center, 1800 M Street, NW. (South Tower), Washington, DC 
20036. The general session will be held in the Waugh Auditorium.

    Note: All meeting participants and interested members of the 
public must be cleared through building security prior to being 
escorted to the meeting.

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

    Dated: November 8, 2010.
Lori Williams,
Executive Director, National Invasive Species Council.
[FR Doc. 2010-28653 Filed 11-12-10; 8:45 am]