[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 41 (Thursday, March 2, 2006)]
[Page 10698]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-3004]



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. 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. The purpose of a meeting on April 
27-28, 2006 is to convene the full Advisory Committee and to discuss 
implementation of action items outlined in the National Invasive 
Species Management Plan, which was finalized on January 18, 2001.

DATES: Meeting of Invasive Species Advisory Committee: Thursday, April 
27, 2006, through Friday, April 28, 2006; beginning at approximately 8 
a.m., and ending at approximately 5 p.m. each day.

ADDRESSES: Radisson Old Town Alexandria Hotel, 901 North Fairfax 
Street, Alexandria, VA 22314. Meeting will be held all three days in 
the Presidential Ballroom.

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

    Dated: February 24, 2006.
Lori C. Williams,
Executive Director, National Invasive Species Council.
[FR Doc. E6-3004 Filed 3-1-06; 8:45 am]