Agency Information Collection Activities: Request For Comments On The Alaska Beak Deformity Observations

2016-01-27T15:42:06+00:00 January 27, 2016|
Beginning in the late 1990s, an outbreak of beak deformities in Black-capped Chickadees emerged in southcentral Alaska. USGS scientists launched a study to understand the scope of this problem and its effect on wild birds.

(Click to enlarge) Beginning in the late 1990s, an outbreak of beak deformities in Black-capped Chickadees emerged in southcentral Alaska. USGS scientists launched a study to understand the scope of this problem and its effect on wild birds. (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

We (the U.S. Geological Survey) are notifying the public that we have submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) the information collection request (ICR) described below.

(From the Federal Register) — To comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) and as part of our continuing efforts to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, we invite the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on this ICR.

Read the full article here: https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2016/01/26/2016-01430/agency-information-collection-activities-request-for-comments-on-the-alaska-beak-deformity