[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 47 (Thursday, March 10, 2011)]
[Page 13207]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-5455]



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 and questions that will inform the 
creation of these documents. Feedback can be offered at http://www.usgs.gov/start_with_science.

DATES:  The comment period on questions and drafts closes at midnight 
on October 16, 2011.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Listed below are contacts for each 
USGS Mission Area:
 Global Change
    Virginia Burkett: 318-256-5628, virginia_burkett@usgs.gov.
    Dave Kirtland: 703-648-4712, dakirtland@usgs.gov.
 Core Science Systems
    Sky Bristol: 303-202-4181, sbristol@usgs.gov.
    Chip Euliss: 701-253-5564, ceuliss@usgs.gov.
    Gary Brewer: 304-724-4507, gbrewer@usgs.gov.
    Ken Williams: 703-648-4260, byron_ken_williams@usgs.gov.
 Energy and Minerals
    Jon Kolak: 703-648-6972, jkolak@usgs.gov.
    Rich Ferrero: 206-220-4574, rferrero@usgs.gov.
 Environmental Health
    Herb Buxton: 609-771-3944, hbuxton@usgs.gov.
    Patti Bright: 703-648-4238, pbright@usgs.gov.
 Natural Hazards
    Lucy Jones: 626-583-7817, jones@usgs.gov.
    Bob Holmes: 573-308-3581, bholmes@usgs.gov.
    Eric Evenson: 609-771-3904, eevenson@usgs.gov.
    Randy Orndorff: 703-648-4316, rorndorf@usgs.gov.

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

    Dated: March 3, 2011.
Barbara Wainman,
USGS Associate Director for Communications and Publishing.
[FR Doc. 2011-5455 Filed 3-9-11; 8:45 am]