[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 164 (Friday, August 25, 2017)]
[Page 40550]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-18020]



Forest Service

Black Hills National Forest Advisory Board

AGENCY: Forest Service, USDA.

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: The Black Hills National Forest Advisory Board (Board) will 
meet in Rapid City, South Dakota. The Board is established consistent 
with the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the Forest and 
Rangeland Renewable Resources Planning Act of 1974, the National Forest 
Management Act of 1976, and the Federal Public Lands Recreation 
Enhancement Act. Additional information concerning the Board, including 
the meeting summary/minutes, can be found by visiting the Board's Web 
site at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/blackhills/workingtogether/advisorycommittees.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at 
1:00 p.m.
    All meetings are subject to cancellation. For updated status of 
meeting prior to attendance, please contact the person listed under FOR 

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Forest Service Center, 8221 
Mount Rushmore Road, Rapid City, South Dakota.
    Written comments may be submitted as described under SUPPLEMENTARY 
INFORMATION. All comments, including names and addresses, when 
provided, are placed in the record and available for public inspection 
and copying. The public may inspect comments received at the Black 
Hills National Forest Supervisor's Office. Please call ahead to 
facilitate entry into the building.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Scott Jacobson, Committee Coordinator, 
by phone at 605-440-1409 or by email at [email protected].
    Individuals who use telecommunication devices for the deaf (TDD) 
may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 
between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, Monday through 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the meeting is to provide:
    (1) Teckla--Osage 230 kV Transmission Line Update;
    (2) Black Hills Resilient Landscape Project update;
    (3) Forest Health Working Group--BHRL Update;
    (4) Long Term Timber Program Discussion;
    (5) Non-motorized Trails--Working Group update;
    (6) Over Snow Use; and
    (7) Recreation Site Analysis.
    The meeting is open to the public. People wishing to make comments 
may do so in writing. Written comments should be submitted prior to the 
start of the meeting. Individuals wishing to make an oral statement 
should submit a request in writing by September 11, 2017, to be 
scheduled on the agenda. Anyone who would like to bring related matters 
to the attention of the Board may file written statements with the 
Board's staff before or after the meeting. Written comments and time 
requests for oral comments must be sent to Scott Jacobson, Black Hills 
National Forest Supervisor's Office, 1019 North Fifth Street, Custer, 
South Dakota 57730; by email to [email protected], or via facsimile 
to 605-673-9208.
    Meeting Accommodations: If you are a person requiring reasonable 
accommodation, please make requests in advance for sign language 
interpreting, assistive listening devices, or other reasonable 
accommodation for access to the facility or proceedings by contacting 
the person listed in the section titled FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT. All reasonable accommodation requests are managed on a case by 
case basis.

    Dated: July 17, 2017.
Jeanne M. Higgins,
Acting Associate Deputy Chief, National Forest System.
[FR Doc. 2017-18020 Filed 8-24-17; 8:45 am]