[Federal Register Volume 63, Number 146 (Thursday, July 30, 1998)]
[Page 40698]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 98-20408]



Natural Resources Conservation Service

Holly Hill Watershed, Orangeburg County, SC

AGENCY: Natural Resources Conservation Service.

ACTION: Notice of a finding of no significant impact.


SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 102(2) of the National 
Environmental Policy Act of 1969, the Council on Environmental Quality 
Regulations (40 CFR Part 1500); and the Natural Resources Conservation 
Service Regulations (7 CFR Part 650); the Natural Resources 
Conservation Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, gives notice that 
an environment impact statement is not being prepared for the Holly 
Hill Watershed, Orangeburg County, South Carolina.

Mark W. Berkland, state conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation 
Service, 1835 Assembly Street, room 950, Columbia, South Carolina 
29201, (803) 765-5681.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The environmental assessment of this 
federally assisted action indicated that the project will not cause 
significant local, regional, or national impacts on the environment. As 
a result of these findings Mark W. Berkland, state conservationist, has 
determined that the preparation and review of an environmental impact 
are not needed for this project.
    The project purposes are to reduce flooding and improve flow 
conditions on 9.0 miles of previously modified and/or new channels to 
facilitate the removal of stormwater in the Holly Hill area.
    The Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) has been 
forwarded to the Environmental Protection Agency and to various 
Federal, State, and local agencies and interested parties. A limited 
number of copies of the FONSI are available to fill single copy 
requests at the above address. Basic data developed during the 
environmental assessment are on file and may be reviewed by contacting 
Luke Nance.
    No administrative action on implementation of the proposal will be 
taken until 30 days after the date of this publication in the Federal 

(This activity is listed in the Catalog of Federal Domestic 
Assistance under No. 10.904, Watershed Protection and Flood 
Prevention, and is subject to the provisions of Executive Order 
12372, which requires intergovernmental consultation with State and 
local officials)
Mark W. Berkland,
State Conservationist.
[FR Doc. 98-20408 Filed 7-29-98; 8:45 am]