Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits, 75490-75491 [2010-30380]

Download as PDF 75490 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 232 / Friday, December 3, 2010 / Notices Albuquerque, NM 87103. Documents and other information submitted with these applications are available for review, subject to the requirements of the Privacy Act and Freedom of Information Act. Documents will be available for public inspection, by appointment only, during normal business hours at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 500 Gold Ave. SW., Room 6034, Albuquerque, NM. Please refer to the respective permit number for each application when submitting comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Jacobsen, Chief, Endangered Species Division, P.O. Box 1306, Albuquerque, NM 87103; (505) 248– 6920. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public Availability of Comments Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Applicant: Rudy Bazan, Helotes, Texas. Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for golden-cheeked warbler (Dendroica chrysoparia) within Texas. Fish and Wildlife Service Permit TE–776123 Applicant: Texas A & M University, Galveston, Texas. Applicant requests an amendment to a current permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct research on and provide education to the public about Kemp’s ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii), hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricate), and leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) that are nesting and/or have been stranded along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf coastline. Permit TE–26066A Applicant: Patricia Downey, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys of American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus) within Oklahoma. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq. Permit TE–25946A Applicant: Charlie Andrew, Frisco, Texas. Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americana) within Texas, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, and Arkansas. Permit No. Permit TE–26066A Dated: November 23, 2010. Joy E. Nicholopoulos, Acting, Regional Director, Southwest Region, Fish and Wildlife Service. [FR Doc. 2010–30322 Filed 12–2–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P Applicant [FWS–R9–IA–2010–N270; 96300–1671– 0000–P5] Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of issuance of permits. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), have issued the following permits to conduct certain activities with endangered species, marine mammals, or both. We issue these permits under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA). ADDRESSES: Brenda Tapia, Division of Management Authority, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 212, Arlington, VA 22203; fax (703) 558–7725; or e-mail DMAFR@fws.gov. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, (703) 358–2104 (telephone); (703) 358–2280 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (e-mail). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On the dates below, as authorized by the provisions of the ESA (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), as amended, and/or the MMPA, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), we issued requested permits subject to certain conditions set forth therein. For each permit for an endangered species, we found that (1) The application was filed in good faith, (2) The granted permit would not operate to the disadvantage of the endangered species, and (3) The granted permit would be consistent with the purposes and policy set forth in section 2 of the ESA. Receipt of application Federal Register notice Permit issuance date Endangered Species 22557A 21605A 23150A 23152A .............. .............. .............. .............. Anthony Clemenza ...................... Steven Louis ............................... Hector Bonilla .............................. Kevin Slaughter ........................... 75 75 75 75 FR FR FR FR 62139; 57977; 62139; 62139; October 7, 2010 ......................................................... September 23, 2010 .................................................. October, 7 2010 ......................................................... October 7, 2010 ......................................................... November November November November 9, 8, 9, 9, 2010. 2010. 2010. 2010. Marine Mammals mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES 107933 ............... VerDate Mar<15>2010 EcoHealth Alliance, Inc ............... 16:09 Dec 02, 2010 Jkt 223001 PO 00000 75 FR 51284; August 19, 2010 ........................................................ Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\03DEN1.SGM 03DEN1 November 19, 2010. Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 232 / Friday, December 3, 2010 / Notices Availability of Documents Documents and other information submitted with these applications are available for review, subject to the requirements of the Privacy Act and Freedom of Information Act, by any party who submits a written request for a copy of such documents. Dated: November 26, 2010. Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. [FR Doc. 2010–30380 Filed 12–2–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R9–IA–2010–N271; 96300–1671– 0000–P5] Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on the following applications to conduct certain activities with endangered species. With some exceptions, the Endangered Species Act (ESA) prohibits activities with listed species unless a Federal permit is issued that allows such activities. The ESA law requires that we invite public comment before issuing these permits. DATES: We must receive comments or requests for documents or comments on or before January 3, 2011. ADDRESSES: Brenda Tapia, Division of Management Authority, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 212, Arlington, VA 22203; fax (703) 358–2280; or e-mail DMAFR@fws.gov. SUMMARY: number, and the name of the applicant in your request or submission. We will not consider requests or comments sent to an e-mail or address not listed under ADDRESSES. If you provide an email address in your request for copies of applications, we will attempt to respond to your request electronically. Please make your requests or comments as specific as possible. Please confine your comments to issues for which we seek comments in this notice, and explain the basis for your comments. Include sufficient information with your comments to allow us to authenticate any scientific or commercial data you include. The comments and recommendations that will be most useful and likely to influence agency decisions are: (1) Those supported by quantitative information or studies; and (2) Those that include citations to, and analyses of, the applicable laws and regulations. We will not consider or include in our administrative record comments we receive after the close of the comment period (see DATES) or comments delivered to an address other than those listed above (see ADDRESSES). B. May I review comments submitted by others? Brenda Tapia, (703) 358–2104 (telephone); (703) 358–2280 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (e-mail). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comments, including names and street addresses of respondents, will be available for public review at the address listed under ADDRESSES. The public may review documents and other information applicants have sent in support of the application unless our allowing viewing would violate the Privacy Act or Freedom of Information Act. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. I. Public Comment Procedures mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES III. Permit Applications A. Endangered Species Applicant: International Elephant Foundation, Fort Worth, TX; PRT– 15923A On October 25, 2010, we published a Federal Register notice inviting the public to comment on this application for a permit to conduct certain activities with endangered species (75 FR 65505). The applicant subsequently submitted additional information in support of their application; therefore, we are reopening the comment period. The applicant requests a permit to import biological specimens of Asian elephant (Elephus maximus) from wild animals in all range countries and captive-held animals in countries worldwide for the purpose of scientific research. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: Tanganyika Wildlife Park, Goddard, KS; PRT–25482A The applicant requests a permit to import four live Cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus jubatus), Bred-in-Captivity for the purpose of conservation education and captive breeding for the enhancement of the survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. II. Background A. How do I request copies of applications or comment on submitted applications? To help us carry out our conservation responsibilities for affected species, the Endangered Species Act of 1973, section 10(a)(1)(A), as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), require that we invite public comment before final action on these permit applications. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Send your request for copies of applications or comments and materials concerning any of the applications to the contact listed under ADDRESSES. Please include the Federal Register notice publication date, the PRT- VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:09 Dec 02, 2010 Jkt 223001 PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 75491 Multiple Applicants The following applicants each request a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygargus) culled from a captive herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. E:\FR\FM\03DEN1.SGM 03DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 232 (Friday, December 3, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 75490-75491]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-30380]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R9-IA-2010-N270; 96300-1671-0000-P5]


Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of issuance of permits.

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SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), have issued 
the following permits to conduct certain activities with endangered 
species, marine mammals, or both. We issue these permits under the 
Endangered Species Act (ESA) and Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA).

ADDRESSES: Brenda Tapia, Division of Management Authority, U.S. Fish 
and Wildlife Service, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 212, Arlington, VA 
22203; fax (703) 558-7725; or e-mail DMAFR@fws.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, (703) 358-2104 
(telephone); (703) 358-2280 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (e-mail).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On the dates below, as authorized by the 
provisions of the ESA (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), as amended, and/or the 
MMPA, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), we issued requested permits 
subject to certain conditions set forth therein. For each permit for an 
endangered species, we found that (1) The application was filed in good 
faith, (2) The granted permit would not operate to the disadvantage of 
the endangered species, and (3) The granted permit would be consistent 
with the purposes and policy set forth in section 2 of the ESA.

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                                                        Receipt of application
         Permit No.                 Applicant          Federal Register notice         Permit issuance date
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                                               Endangered Species
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22557A.....................  Anthony Clemenza......  75 FR 62139; October 7,      November 9, 2010.
                                                      2010.
21605A.....................  Steven Louis..........  75 FR 57977; September 23,   November 8, 2010.
                                                      2010.
23150A.....................  Hector Bonilla........  75 FR 62139; October, 7      November 9, 2010.
                                                      2010.
23152A.....................  Kevin Slaughter.......  75 FR 62139; October 7,      November 9, 2010.
                                                      2010.
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                                                 Marine Mammals
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107933.....................  EcoHealth Alliance,     75 FR 51284; August 19,      November 19, 2010.
                              Inc.                    2010.
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Availability of Documents

    Documents and other information submitted with these applications 
are available for review, subject to the requirements of the Privacy 
Act and Freedom of Information Act, by any party who submits a written 
request for a copy of such documents.

    Dated: November 26, 2010.
Brenda Tapia,
Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of 
Management Authority.
[FR Doc. 2010-30380 Filed 12-2-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-55-P