Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish, 55169 [06-7941]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 183 / Thursday, September 21, 2006 / Notices Assistant Administrator for Fisheries, NOAA. All statements and opinions contained in the permit action summaries are those of the applicant and do not necessarily reflect the views of NMFS. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 091406A] Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish Species Covered in This Notice National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Receipt of an application for a scientific research permit; request for comments. This notice is relevant to federally threatened Central California Coast steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss). AGENCY: SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that NMFS has received an application for a scientific research permit from the Santa Clara Valley Water District (SCVWD) in Santa Clara County, CA (1121). This document serves to notify the public of the availability of the permit application for review and comment. DATES: Written comments on the permit application must be received no later than 5 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on October 23, 2006. ADDRESSES: Comments submitted by email must be sent to the following address: FRNpermits.SR@noaa.gov. The application and related documents are available for review by appointment, for Permit 1121: Protected Resources Division, NMFS, 777 Sonoma Avenue, Room 315, Santa Rosa, CA 95404 (ph: 707–575–6097, fax: 707–578–3435, email: Jeffrey.Jahn@noaa.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffrey Jahn at phone number 707–575– 6097, or e-mail: Jeffrey.Jahn@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Authority Issuance of permits, as required by the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1531–1543) (ESA), is based on a finding that such permits: (1) are applied for in good faith; (2) would not operate to the disadvantage of the listed species which are the subject of the permits; and (3) are consistent with the purposes and policies set forth in section 2 of the ESA. Authority to take listed species is subject to conditions set forth in the permits. Permits are issued in accordance with and are subject to the ESA and NMFS regulations governing listed fish and wildlife permits (50 CFR parts 222–226). Those individuals requesting a hearing on an application listed in this notice should set out the specific reasons why a hearing on that application would be appropriate (see ADDRESSES). The holding of such a hearing is at the discretion of the VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:30 Sep 20, 2006 Jkt 208001 Application Received SCVWD requests a 5–year permit (1121) for take of adult and juvenile Central California Coast steelhead to conduct toxicological monitoring studies in three watersheds in Santa Clara County, California: (1) the Guadalupe River watershed below Alameden, Calero, Guadalupe, Lexington, and Vasona Reservoir, (2) the Coyote Creek watershed below Coyote and Anderson reservoirs, and (3) in the Stevens Creek watershed below Stevens Creek Reservoir. SCVWD requests authorization for an estimated annual non-lethal take 75 juvenile Central California Coast steelhead, with no more than 3 percent unintentional mortality to result from capture (by electrofishing), handling, and release of fish. SCVWD also requests take of adult Central California Coast steelhead to conduct fish migration studies in the Guadalupe River and Coyote Creek watersheds in Santa Clara County, California. SCVWD requests authorization for an estimated annual non-lethal take of 10 adult Central California Coast steelhead, with no more than 3 percent unintentional mortality to result from capture (by funnel weirtrap), handling, and release of fish. In addition, SCVWD requests take of adult and juvenile Central California Coast steelhead to conduct fish community assemblage studies in Coyote Creek in Santa Clara County, California. SCVWD request authorization for an estimated annual non-lethal take of 30 adult Central California Coast steelhead and 1,000 juvenile Central California Coast steelhead, with no more than 3 percent unintentional mortality to result from capture (by electrofishing), handling, and release of fish. Dated: September 18, 2006. Angela Somma, Chief, Endangered Species Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 06–7941 Filed 9–20–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 55169 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Air Force Announcement of IS–GPS–800 Interface Control Working Group (ICWG) Meeting AGENCY: Department of the Air Force, DoD. ACTION: Meeting notice. SUMMARY: This notice informs the public that the Global Positioning Systems Wing (GPSW) (formerly the GPS Joint Program Office) will be hosting a technical working group meeting to discuss the new L1C signal as specified in Draft IS–GPS–800, Navstar GPS Space Segment/Navigation User L1C Interfaces. The discussion will include addressing those comments submitted from the ICWG review of the Draft IS– GPS–800. For those who would like to attend and participate in this ICWG meeting, you are requested to register to attend the meeting by 22 September 2006. Please send the registration to IG2@arinc.com and provide your name, organization, telephone number, address, and country of citizenship. For those who would like to present material related to the L1C signal or IS– GPS–800 at the meeting, please submit your agenda item and required length of presentation time to IG2@arinc.com by 22 September 2006. The actual presentation material must also submit by 22 September 2006. More information, including a preliminary agenda, will be posted on the GPSW Public ICWG Web site: http:// gps.losangeles.af.mil/engineering/icwg/. DATES: Tuesday, 26 September 2006: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. at Fort Worth Convention Center, Room 203B, Fort Worth, Texas 76102 U.S.A. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Captain Sean Lenahan at Lawrence.Lenahan@losangeles.af.mil or at 1–310–653–3172. Bao-Anh Trinh, Air Force Federal Register Liaison Officer. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[I.D. 091406A]


Endangered and Threatened Species; Take of Anadromous Fish

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

ACTION: Receipt of an application for a scientific research permit; 
request for comments.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that NMFS has received an application 
for a scientific research permit from the Santa Clara Valley Water 
District (SCVWD) in Santa Clara County, CA (1121). This document serves 
to notify the public of the availability of the permit application for 
review and comment.

DATES: Written comments on the permit application must be received no 
later than 5 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on October 23, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Comments submitted by e-mail must be sent to the following 
address: FRNpermits.SR@noaa.gov. The application and related documents 
are available for review by appointment, for Permit 1121: Protected 
Resources Division, NMFS, 777 Sonoma Avenue, Room 315, Santa Rosa, CA 
95404 (ph: 707-575-6097, fax: 707-578-3435, e-mail: 
Jeffrey.Jahn@noaa.gov).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffrey Jahn at phone number 707-575-
6097, or e-mail: Jeffrey.Jahn@noaa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Authority

    Issuance of permits, as required by the Endangered Species Act of 
1973 (16 U.S.C. 1531-1543) (ESA), is based on a finding that such 
permits: (1) are applied for in good faith; (2) would not operate to 
the disadvantage of the listed species which are the subject of the 
permits; and (3) are consistent with the purposes and policies set 
forth in section 2 of the ESA. Authority to take listed species is 
subject to conditions set forth in the permits. Permits are issued in 
accordance with and are subject to the ESA and NMFS regulations 
governing listed fish and wildlife permits (50 CFR parts 222-226).
    Those individuals requesting a hearing on an application listed in 
this notice should set out the specific reasons why a hearing on that 
application would be appropriate (see ADDRESSES). The holding of such a 
hearing is at the discretion of the Assistant Administrator for 
Fisheries, NOAA. All statements and opinions contained in the permit 
action summaries are those of the applicant and do not necessarily 
reflect the views of NMFS.

Species Covered in This Notice

    This notice is relevant to federally threatened Central California 
Coast steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss).

Application Received

    SCVWD requests a 5-year permit (1121) for take of adult and 
juvenile Central California Coast steelhead to conduct toxicological 
monitoring studies in three watersheds in Santa Clara County, 
California: (1) the Guadalupe River watershed below Alameden, Calero, 
Guadalupe, Lexington, and Vasona Reservoir, (2) the Coyote Creek 
watershed below Coyote and Anderson reservoirs, and (3) in the Stevens 
Creek watershed below Stevens Creek Reservoir. SCVWD requests 
authorization for an estimated annual non-lethal take 75 juvenile 
Central California Coast steelhead, with no more than 3 percent 
unintentional mortality to result from capture (by electrofishing), 
handling, and release of fish.
    SCVWD also requests take of adult Central California Coast 
steelhead to conduct fish migration studies in the Guadalupe River and 
Coyote Creek watersheds in Santa Clara County, California. SCVWD 
requests authorization for an estimated annual non-lethal take of 10 
adult Central California Coast steelhead, with no more than 3 percent 
unintentional mortality to result from capture (by funnel weir-trap), 
handling, and release of fish.
    In addition, SCVWD requests take of adult and juvenile Central 
California Coast steelhead to conduct fish community assemblage studies 
in Coyote Creek in Santa Clara County, California. SCVWD request 
authorization for an estimated annual non-lethal take of 30 adult 
Central California Coast steelhead and 1,000 juvenile Central 
California Coast steelhead, with no more than 3 percent unintentional 
mortality to result from capture (by electrofishing), handling, and 
release of fish.

    Dated: September 18, 2006.
Angela Somma,
Chief, Endangered Species Division, Office of Protected Resources, 
National Marine Fisheries Service.
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