[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 141 (Monday, July 23, 2012)]
[Page 43110]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-17832]



U.S. Geological Survey


Announcement of the U.S. Geological Survey Science Strategy 
Planning Feedback Process

AGENCY: U.S. Geological Survey, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of feedback process.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Geological Survey is creating 10-year strategies for 
each of its Mission Areas: Climate and Land Use Change, Core Science 
Systems, Ecosystems, Energy and Minerals, Environmental Health, Natural 
Hazards, and Water. This process involves gathering input from the 
public on draft strategy documents. Feedback can be offered at http://www.usgs.gov/start_with_science.

DATES: The comment period on questions and drafts has been extended to 
midnight on September 1, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Listed below are contacts for each 
USGS Mission Area:

 Global Change

Virginia Burkett: 318-256-5628, [email protected].
Dave Kirtland: 703-648-4712, [email protected].

 Core Science Systems

Sky Bristol: 303-202-4181, [email protected].
Chip Euliss: 701-253-5564, [email protected].


Gary Brewer: 304-724-4507, [email protected].
Ken Williams: 703-648-4260, [email protected].

 Energy and Minerals

Jon Kolak: 703-648-6972, [email protected].
Rich Ferrero: 206-220-4574, [email protected].

 Environmental Health

Herb Buxton: 609-771-3944, [email protected].
Patti Bright: 703-648-4238, [email protected].

 Natural Hazards

Lucy Jones: 626-583-7817, [email protected].
Bob Holmes: 573-308-3581, [email protected].


Eric Evenson: 609-771-3904, [email protected].
Randy Orndorff: 703-648-4316, [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Feedback can be offered and additional 
information accessed at www.usgs.gov/start_with_science.

    Dated: July 12, 2012.
Barbara Wainman,
USGS Associate Director for Communications and Publishing.
[FR Doc. 2012-17832 Filed 7-20-12; 8:45 am]