Endangered Species Receipt of Applications for Permit, 12990-12991 [2011-5398]

Download as PDF 12990 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 46 / Wednesday, March 9, 2011 / Notices Partnership Agreement, and guidance on revenue-generating activities that will assist Service employees in working with Friends organizations. For more background on the draft policy, see our October 18, 2010, notice. The draft policy is available at http:// www.fws.gov/refuges/friends. We received several requests to extend the public comment period beyond the December 2, 2010, due date. In order to ensure that the public has an adequate opportunity to review and comment on our draft policy, we are reopening the comment period for an additional 30 days. Comments previously submitted need not be resubmitted and will be fully considered in preparation of the final policy. 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. 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. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, (703) 358–2104 (telephone); (703) 358–2280 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (e-mail). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ADDRESSES: I. Public Comment Procedures ACTION: A. How do I request copies of applications or comment on submitted applications? 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 PRTnumber, 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 e-mail 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). 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 on or before April 8, 2011. B. May I review comments submitted by others? 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 Dated: February 17, 2011. Rowan W. Gould, Director, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Acting). [FR Doc. 2011–5307 Filed 3–8–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R9–IA–2011–N046; 96300–1671– 0000–P5] Endangered Species Receipt of Applications for Permit AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. Notice of receipt of applications for permit. Emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:04 Mar 08, 2011 Jkt 223001 PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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. II. Background 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. III. Permit Applications A. Endangered Species Applicant: Chicago Zoological Society dba Brookfield Zoo, Brookfield, IL; PRT21862A The applicant requests a permit to import a captive-born female Grevy’s zebra (Equus grevyi) from Toronto Zoo, Ontario, Canada, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. Applicant: St. John Fisher College, Rochester, NY; PRT–28080A The applicant requests a permit to import biological samples from juvenile, captive-held African penguins (Spheniscus demersus) collected by Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) for the purposes of enhancement of the survival of the species. Applicant: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service-MBO/SJV, Tucson, AZ; PRT– 14239A The applicant requests a permit to export live masked bobwhite (Colinus virginianus ridgwayi) from the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge captive breeding facility to Sonora, Mexico, under the Sonoran Joint Venture for recovery and reintroduction. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: Zoological Society of San Diego, San Diego, CA; PRT–32684A The applicant requests a permit to import ten live captive-bred gharial (Gavialis gangeticus) from the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust, Tamil Nadu, India, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. E:\FR\FM\09MRN1.SGM 09MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 46 / Wednesday, March 9, 2011 / Notices Applicant: Jacksonville Zoological Society dba Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Jacksonville, FL; PRT–29540A The applicant requests a permit to import eighteen live, captive-born Jamaican boas (Epicrates subflavus) from United Kingdom, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. Applicant: John Cross, San Angelos, TX; PRT–35586A Applicant: James McArtor, Cody, WY; PRT–35246A Dated: March 4, 2011. Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. [FR Doc. 2011–5398 Filed 3–8–11; 8:45 am] Multiple Applicants BILLING CODE 4310–55–P 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. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R9–IA–2011–N045; 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 both endangered species SUMMARY: 12991 and marine mammals. 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) 358–2280; 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. ENDANGERED SPECIES Applicant 20282A .......................... 22107A .......................... 22592A .......................... 23733A .......................... 26730A .......................... 216076 ........................... 23647A .......................... 073403, 073404, 114454, 206853, and 809334. 28344A .......................... 28493A .......................... 26988A .......................... 26015A .......................... 25979A .......................... 28274A .......................... 19933A .......................... 28293A .......................... 28493A .......................... 28344A .......................... 20209A .......................... 22511A .......................... 23847A .......................... 29150A .......................... 15386A .......................... Emcdonald on DSK2BSOYB1PROD with NOTICES Permit No. Kenneth Petersen .............................. Richard Young ................................... Jernigan Theodore ............................ Ronald Mika ...................................... Frank Paino ....................................... William R. Morgan III ......................... Mark Conklin ..................................... Ferdinand Fercos-Hantig and Anton Fercos-Hantig. 75 75 75 75 75 74 75 75 FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR 54909; 62139; 62139; 63196; 69701; 32192; 69701; 51284; September 9, 2010 ........................ October 7, 2010 ............................. October 7, 2010 ............................. October 14, 2010 ........................... November 15, 2010 ....................... July 7, 2009 ................................... November 15, 2010 ....................... August 19, 2010 ............................. October 18, 2010. November 17, 2010. November 17, 2010. November 17, 2010. December 17, 2010. December 20, 2010. December 22, 2010. December 17, 2010. Harold Sheets .................................... Michael Moran ................................... Marc Bunting ..................................... Loralee West ..................................... Roy Trawick ....................................... Gene Yates ....................................... Gus Boniello ...................................... John Verlander .................................. Michael Moran ................................... Harold Sheets .................................... Virginia Safari Park Inc ..................... Dawn Zimmerman ............................. Gary Bailey ........................................ John Estes ......................................... Stephen Dunbar, Loma Linda University. David Erickson .................................. Reggie Pratt ...................................... Charles Sanchez ............................... William Minore ................................... Gary Bartels ...................................... Matthew McNeil ................................. David Crawford .................................. 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR 75491; 75491; 76022; 76022; 76022; 75491; 52971; 75491; 75492; 75492; 76022; 69701; 78731; 78731; 63196; December 3, 2010 ......................... December 3, 2010 ......................... December 7, 2010 ......................... December 7, 2010 ......................... December 7, 2010 ......................... December 3, 2010 ......................... August 30, 2010 ............................. December 3, 2010 ......................... December 3, 2010 ......................... December 3, 2010 ......................... December 7, 2010 ......................... November 15, 2010 ....................... December 16, 2010 ....................... December 16, 2010 ....................... October 14, 2010 ........................... January 7, 2011. January 7, 2011. January 11, 2011. January 11, 2011. January 11, 2011. February 24, 2011. 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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 46 (Wednesday, March 9, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 12990-12991]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-5398]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R9-IA-2011-N046; 96300-1671-0000-P5]


Endangered Species Receipt of Applications for Permit

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit.

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SUMMARY: 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 on or before 
April 8, 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.

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

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Public Comment Procedures

A. How do I request copies of applications or comment on submitted 
applications?

    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-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 e-mail 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?

    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.

II. Background

    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.

III. Permit Applications

A. Endangered Species

Applicant: Chicago Zoological Society dba Brookfield Zoo, Brookfield, 
IL; PRT- 21862A
    The applicant requests a permit to import a captive-born female 
Grevy's zebra (Equus grevyi) from Toronto Zoo, Ontario, Canada, for the 
purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.
Applicant: St. John Fisher College, Rochester, NY; PRT-28080A
    The applicant requests a permit to import biological samples from 
juvenile, captive-held African penguins (Spheniscus demersus) collected 
by Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds 
(SANCCOB) for the purposes of enhancement of the survival of the 
species.
Applicant: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service-MBO/SJV, Tucson, AZ; PRT-
14239A
    The applicant requests a permit to export live masked bobwhite 
(Colinus virginianus ridgwayi) from the Buenos Aires National Wildlife 
Refuge captive breeding facility to Sonora, Mexico, under the Sonoran 
Joint Venture for recovery and reintroduction. This notification covers 
activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.
Applicant: Zoological Society of San Diego, San Diego, CA; PRT-32684A
    The applicant requests a permit to import ten live captive-bred 
gharial (Gavialis gangeticus) from the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust, 
Tamil Nadu, India, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of 
the species.

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Applicant: Jacksonville Zoological Society dba Jacksonville Zoo and 
Gardens, Jacksonville, FL; PRT-29540A
    The applicant requests a permit to import eighteen live, captive-
born Jamaican boas (Epicrates subflavus) from United Kingdom, for the 
purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.
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.
Applicant: John Cross, San Angelos, TX; PRT-35586A
Applicant: James McArtor, Cody, WY; PRT-35246A

    Dated: March 4, 2011.
Brenda Tapia,
Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of 
Management Authority.
[FR Doc. 2011-5398 Filed 3-8-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-55-P