NOAA announces public hearings on proposed critical habitat for smalltooth sawfish
73 Fed. Reg. 74681 / Vol. 73, No. 237 / Tuesday, December 9, 2008 / DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; 50 CFR Part 226; Endangered and Threatened Species; Critical Habitat for the Endangered Distinct Population Segment of Smalltooth Sawfish; Notice of two public hearings.
SUMMARY: We, NMFS, will hold two public hearings in Florida in January of 2009, to receive public comments on the proposal to designate critical habitat for the endangered U.S. distinct population segment (DPS) of smalltooth sawfish that published on Nov. 20, 2008. DATES: The hearings will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on January 5, 2009, in Naples, FL and on January 14, 2009, in Cape Coral, FL. See also ESA blawg (5/21/2008) and (11/21/2008)