[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 143 (Wednesday, July 25, 2012)]
[Pages 43574-43575]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-18034]



National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory Committee 
(NCADAC); Open Meeting

AGENCY: Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), National 
Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce 

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule of a forthcoming meeting 
of the DoC NOAA National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory 
Committee (NCADAC).
    Time and Date: The meeting will be held Wednesday, August 15, 2012 
from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Eastern time.
    Place: This meeting will be a conference call. Public access will 
be available at the office of the U.S. Global Change Research Program, 
Conference Room A, Suite 250, 1717 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, 
DC 20006. Please check the National Climate Assessment Web site for 
additional information at http://www.globalchange.gov/what-we-do/assessment.
    Status: The meeting will be open to public participation with a 10-
minute public comment period from 4:45-4:55 p.m. The NCADAC expects 
that public statements presented at its meetings will not be repetitive 
of previously submitted verbal or written statements. In general, each 
individual or group making a verbal presentation will be limited to a 
total time of two minutes. Written comments should be received in the 
NCADAC Designated Federal Officials (DFO) office by Friday, August 10, 
2012, to provide sufficient time for NCADAC review. Written comments 
received by the NCADAC DFO after Friday, August 10, 2012, will be 
distributed to the NCADAC, but may not be reviewed prior to the meeting 
    Special Accommodations: These meetings are physically accessible to 
people with disabilities. Requests for special accommodations may be 
directed no later than 12 p.m. on Friday, August 10, 2012, to Dr. 
Cynthia Decker, SAB Executive Director, SSMC3, Room 11230, 1315 East-
West Hwy., Silver Spring, MD 20910.
    Matters To Be Considered: Please refer to the Web page http://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/NCADAC/index.html for the most up-to-date meeting 
agenda, when available.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The National Climate Assessment and 
Development Advisory Committee was established in December 2010. The 
committee's mission is to synthesize and summarize the science and 
information pertaining to current and future impacts of climate change 
upon the United States; and to provide advice and recommendations 
toward the development of an ongoing, sustainable national assessment 
of global change impacts and adaptation and mitigation strategies for 
the Nation. Within the scope of its mission, the committee's specific 
objective is to produce a National Climate Assessment.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Cynthia Decker, Designated Federal 
Official, National Climate Assessment and Development Advisory 

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NOAA, Rm. 11230, 1315 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910. 
Phone: 301-734-1156, Fax: 301-713-1459, Email: [email protected].

    Dated: July 18, 2012.
Terry Bevels,
Acting Chief Financial Officer/Acting Administrative Officer, Office of 
Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, National Oceanic and Atmospheric 
[FR Doc. 2012-18034 Filed 7-24-12; 8:45 am]