Marine Mammals; File No. 116-1742, 30704-30705 [05-10666]

Download as PDF 30704 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 102 / Friday, May 27, 2005 / Notices 5. Exempted Fishing Permits 6. Management Regime for High Seas Longline Fishery F. Coastal Pelagic Species Management 1. Pacific Mackerel Harvest Guidelines for 2005/06 Fishery 2. Fishery Management Plan Amendment 11 - Sardine Allocation 3. SAFE Document and Five-Year EFH Review SCHEDULE OF ANCILLARY MEETINGS SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2005 Groundfish Advisory Subpanel–1 p.m. Groundfish Management Team–1 p.m. MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2005 Council Secretariat–8 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel–8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team–8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel– 8 a.m. Highly Migratory Species Management Team–8 a.m. Scientific and Statistical Committee–8 a.m. Special Session: Ocean Regime Shifts–9 a.m. Legislative Committee–9 a.m. Special Session: Rebuilding Plan Revision Rules Policy –10:30 a.m. Enforcement Consultants–5 p.m. TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2005 Council Secretariat–7 a.m. California State Delegation–7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation–7 a.m. Washington State Delegation–7 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel–8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team–8 a.m. Scientific and Statistical Committee–8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants–As necessary WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2005 Council Secretariat–7 a.m. California State Delegation–7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation–7 a.m. Washington State Delegation–7 a.m. Coastal Pelagic Species Advisory Subpanel– 8 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel–8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team–8 a.m. Scientific and Statistical Committee–8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants–As necessary THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2005 Council Secretariat–7 a.m. California State Delegation–7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation–7 a.m. Washington State Delegation–7 a.m. Groundfish Advisory Subpanel–8 a.m. Groundfish Management Team–8 a.m. Enforcement Consultants–As necessary FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2005 Council Secretariat–7 a.m. California State Delegation–7 a.m. Oregon State Delegation–7 a.m. Washington State Delegation–7 a.m. Enforcement Consultants–As necessary Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come VerDate jul<14>2003 18:44 May 26, 2005 Jkt 205001 before this Council for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal Council action during this meeting. Council action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under Section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Ms. Carolyn Porter at (503) 820–2280 at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Dated: May 24, 2005. Emily Menashes, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E5–2696 Filed 5–26–05; 8:45 am] Written comments or requests for a public hearing on this application should be mailed to the Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division, F/PR1, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Those individuals requesting a hearing should set forth the specific reasons why a hearing on this particular request would be appropriate. Comments may also be submitted by facsimile at (301)427–2521, provided the facsimile is confirmed by hard copy submitted by mail and postmarked no later than the closing date of the comment period. Comments may also be submitted by e-mail. The mailbox address for providing email comments is NMFS.Pr1Comments@noaa.gov. Include in the subject line of the e-mail comment the following document identifier: File No. 1518. BILLING CODE 3510–22–S FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Patrick Opay or Amy Sloan, (301)713– 2289. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 051305C] Endangered Species; File No. 1518 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Receipt of application. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that Carlos Diez, Departamento de Recursos Naturales y Abmientales de Puerto Rico, P.O. Box 9066600, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00906–6600, has applied in due form for a permit to take hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata) and green (Chelonia mydas) sea turtles for purposes of scientific research. DATES: Written, telefaxed, or e-mail comments must be received on or before June 27, 2005. ADDRESSES: The application and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the following office(s): Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301)713–2289; fax (301)427–2521; and Southeast Region, NMFS, 9721 Executive Center Drive North, St. Petersburg, FL 33702–2432; phone (727)570–5301; fax (727)570–5320. PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The subject permit is requested under the authority of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) and the regulations governing the taking, importing, and exporting of endangered and threatened species (50 CFR 222–226). The applicant proposes to annually capture up to 250 green and 320 hawksbill sea turtles to provide information on the ecology and population dynamics of these species. The research would take place in the waters surrounding Puerto Rico and its adjacent islands including Mona, Monito, Desecheo, Caja-de-Muertos, Vieques and Culebra. Researchers would identify marine habitat, determine distribution and abundance, determine sex ratios, evaluate the extent of ingestion of marine debris, determine growth rates and sexual maturity, and quantify threats. All turtles would be measured, weighed, tagged, and blood sampled. A subset of animals would be lavaged and have transmitters attached to them. The permit would be issued for 5 years. Dated: May 20, 2005. Stephen L. Leathery, Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 05–10667 Filed 5–26–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S E:\FR\FM\27MYN1.SGM 27MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 102 / Friday, May 27, 2005 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE COMMITTEE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF TEXTILE AGREEMENTS National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 051305B] Marine Mammals; File No. 116–1742 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. AGENCY: ACTION: Issuance of permit amendment. SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that Sea World, Inc., 7007 Sea World Drive, Orlando, FL 32821, has been issued an amendment to public display Permit No. 116–1742–00 to extend the expiration date through May 21, 2006. The amendment and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the following office(s): Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301)713–2289; fax (301)713–0376; and Southwest Region, NMFS, 501 West Ocean Blvd., Suite 4200, Long Beach, CA 90802–4213; phone (562)980–4001; fax (562)980–4018. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Skidmore or Amy Sloan, (301)713–2289. On May 27, 2004, notice was published in the Federal Register (69 FR 30287) that Permit No. 116–1742–00 had been issued to Sea World, Inc., 7007 Sea World Drive, Orlando, FL 32821, for the importation of one beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas) for the purposes of public display. This permit amendment (No. 116-1742-01) extends the duration of the permit from May 21, 2005, to May 21, 2006. The requested permit amendment has been issued under the authority of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), and the Regulations Governing the Taking and Importing of Marine Mammals (50 CFR part 216). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: May 20, 2005. Stephen L. Leathery, Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 05–10666 Filed 5–26–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S VerDate jul<14>2003 16:42 May 26, 2005 Jkt 205001 Request for Public Comments on Commercial Availability Petition under the United States-Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA) and the Andean Trade Promotion and Drug Eradication Act (ATPDEA) May 25, 2005. The Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements (CITA) ACTION: Request for public comments concerning a petition for a determination that certain compacted, plied, ring spun cotton yarns cannot be supplied by the domestic industry in commercial quantities in a timely manner under the CBTPA and the ATPDEA. AGENCY: SUMMARY: On May 23, 2005, the Chairman of CITA received a petition from AM&S Trade Service, L.L.P., on behalf of their client, Galey and Lord, Inc., alleging that certain compacted, plied, ring spun cotton yarns, with yarn counts in the range from 42 to 102 metric, classified in subheadings 5205.42.0020, 5205.43.0020, 5205.44.0020, 5205.46.0020, 5205.47.0020 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS), cannot be supplied by the domestic industry in commercial quantities in a timely manner. The petition requests that men’s and boys’ woven cotton trousers and shirts and women’s and girls’ woven cotton trousers, shirts and blouses from U.S.-formed fabrics containing such yarns be eligible for preferential treatment under the CBTPA and the ATPDEA. CITA hereby solicits public comments on this request, in particular with regard to whether such yarns can be supplied by the domestic industry in commercial quantities in a timely manner. Comments must be submitted by June 13, 2005 to the Chairman, Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements, Room 3001, United States Department of Commerce, 14th and Constitution Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20230. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Stetson, International Trade Specialist, Office of Textiles and Apparel, U.S. Department of Commerce, (202) 482-2582. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: Section 213(b)(2)(A)(v)(II) of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act, as added by Section 211(a) of the CBTPA; Section 6 of Executive Order No. 13191 of January 17, 2001; Presidential Proclamation 7351 of October 2, 2000; Section 204 PO 00000 Frm 00031 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 30705 (b)(3)(B)(ii) of the ATPDEA; Presidential Proclamation 7616 of October 31, 2002, Executive Order 13277 of November 19, 2002, and the United States Trade Representative’s Notice of Further Assignment of Functions of November 25, 2002. BACKGROUND: The CBTPA and the ATPDEA provide for duty-free treatment for qualifying textile and apparel products. Such treatment is generally limited to products manufactured from yarns and fabrics formed in the United States or a beneficiary country. The CBTPA and the ATPDEA also provide for duty-free treatment for apparel articles that are both cut (or knit-to-shape) and sewn or otherwise assembled in one or more beneficiary countries from fabric or yarn that is not formed in the United States, if it has been determined that such fabric or yarn cannot be supplied by the domestic industry in commercial quantities in a timely manner. In Executive Order No. 13191 (66 FR 7271) and pursuant to Executive Order No. 13277 (67 FR 70305) and the United States Trade Representative’s Notice of Redelegation of Authority and Further Assignment of Functions (67 FR 71606), the President delegated to CITA the authority to determine whether yarns or fabrics cannot be supplied by the domestic industry in commercial quantities in a timely manner under the CBTPA or the ATPDEA. On March 6, 2001, CITA published procedures that it will follow in considering requests (66 FR 13502). On May 23, 2005, the Chairman of CITA received a petition from AM&S Trade Service, L.L.P., on behalf of their client, Galey and Lord, Inc., alleging that certain compacted, plied, ring spun cotton yarns, with yarn counts in the range from 42 to 102 metric, classified in HTSUS subheadings 5205.42.0020, 5205.43.0020, 5205.44.0020, 5205.46.0020, 5205.47.0020, cannot be supplied by the domestic industry in commercial quantities in a timely manner. It requests duty-free treatment under the CBTPA and the ATPDEA for men’s and boys’ woven cotton trousers and shirts and women’s and girls’ woven cotton trousers, shirts and blouses that are both cut (or knit-toshape) and sewn in one or more CBTPA or ATPDEA beneficiary countries from U.S.-formed fabrics containing such yarns. CITA is soliciting public comments regarding this request, particularly with respect to whether this yarn can be supplied by the domestic industry in commercial quantities in a timely manner. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[I.D. 051305B]


Marine Mammals; File No. 116-1742

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Issuance of permit amendment.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that Sea World, Inc., 7007 Sea World 
Drive, Orlando, FL 32821, has been issued an amendment to public 
display Permit No. 116-1742-00 to extend the expiration date through 
May 21, 2006.

ADDRESSES: The amendment and related documents are available for review 
upon written request or by appointment in the following office(s):
    Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of Protected 
Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 
20910; phone (301)713-2289; fax (301)713-0376; and
    Southwest Region, NMFS, 501 West Ocean Blvd., Suite 4200, Long 
Beach, CA 90802-4213; phone (562)980-4001; fax (562)980-4018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Skidmore or Amy Sloan, 
(301)713-2289.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On May 27, 2004, notice was published in the 
Federal Register (69 FR 30287) that Permit No. 116-1742-00 had been 
issued to Sea World, Inc., 7007 Sea World Drive, Orlando, FL 32821, for 
the importation of one beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas) for the 
purposes of public display. This permit amendment (No. 116-1742-01) 
extends the duration of the permit from May 21, 2005, to May 21, 2006. 
The requested permit amendment has been issued under the authority of 
the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et 
seq.), and the Regulations Governing the Taking and Importing of Marine 
Mammals (50 CFR part 216).

    Dated: May 20, 2005.
Stephen L. Leathery,
Chief, Permits, Conservation and Education Division, Office of 
Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 05-10666 Filed 5-26-05; 8:45 am]
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