Endangered Species; File No. 13543, 31519-31520 [2013-12361]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 101 / Friday, May 24, 2013 / Notices Authority This notice is provided pursuant to section 10(c) of the ESA. NMFS will evaluate each application, associated documents, and comments submitted thereon to determine whether the applications meet the requirements of section 10(a)(1)(A) of the ESA. If it is determined that the requirements are met, permits will be issued to ODFW, WDFW, and the BIA for the purpose of carrying out the hatchery programs. NMFS will publish a record of its final action in the Federal Register. Angela Somma, Chief, Endangered Species Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2013–12459 Filed 5–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Thomas A. Nies (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC696 Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; public meeting. AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Groundfish Oversight Committee will meet to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). DATES: The meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Providence Biltmore Hotel, 11 Dorrance Street, Providence, RI 02903; telephone: (401) 421–0700; fax: (401) 455–3040. Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The items of discussion in the committee’s agenda are as follows: The Groundfish Oversight Committee will meet to discuss issues related to the Northeast Multispecies Fishery Management Plan, including the review of Plan Development Team (PDT) work mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:14 May 23, 2013 related to the development of Amendment 18; potential revision of the goals and objectives for Amendment 18 based on PDT work and recommendations of the Groundfish Advisory Panel. The committee will address other business as necessary. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically identified 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. Jkt 229001 Dated: May 21, 2013. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2013–12451 Filed 5–23–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 31519 416806802 and will be posted to the Gulf Council’s Web site. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 North Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Rindone; Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; telephone: (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will convene its Coastal Migratory Pelagics (CMP) Advisory Panel (AP). The CMP AP will review materials related to the development and selection of preferred alternatives in Action 6 of Draft Amendment 20 to the Coastal Migratory Pelagics Fishery Management Plan for Gulf of Mexico fisheries. Copies of the agenda and other related materials can be obtained by calling (813) 348–1630. Although other non-emergency issues not on the agenda may come before the CMP AP for discussion, in accordance with the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Actions of the CMP AP will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in the agenda 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 action to address the emergency. RIN 0648–XC697 Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting Dated: May 21, 2013. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2013–12452 Filed 5–23–13; 8:45 am] National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Council to convene public Advisory Panel meeting. BILLING CODE 3510–22–P AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XJ40 The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will convene a meeting of the Coastal Migratory Pelagics (CMP) Advisory Panel (AP) via webinar. DATES: The meeting will convene at 10 a.m. eastern time on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 and is expected to end no later than 11:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via webinar. The registration link for the webinar is https:// www2.gotomeeting.com/register/ SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Endangered Species; File No. 13543 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; issuance of permit modification. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that South Carolina Department of Natural Resources [Responsible Party: Robert Boyles], 217 Ft. Johnson Rd., SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\24MYN1.SGM 24MYN1 31520 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 101 / Friday, May 24, 2013 / Notices Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone (301) 427–8401; fax (301) 713– 0376; and Southeast Region, NMFS, 263 13th Ave. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701; phone (727) 824–5312; fax (727) 824– 5309. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION TIME AND DATE: BILLING CODE 3510–22–P The modification and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the following offices: ADDRESSES: Dated: May 20, 2013. P. Michael Payne, Chief, Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2013–12361 Filed 5–23–13; 8:45 am] Charleston, SC 29412, has been issued a modification to scientific research Permit No. 13543. 28, 2013. Sunshine Act Meeting 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 1155 21st St. NW., Washington, DC, 9th Floor Commission Conference Room. PLACE: COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meeting TIME AND DATE: 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 21, 2013. 1155 21st St. NW., Washington, DC, 9th Floor Commission Conference Room. PLACE: Closed. STATUS: Closed. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Surveillance, Examinations, and Enforcement Matters. In the event that the time, date, or place of this meeting changes, an announcement of the change, along with the new time, date, or place of the meeting will be posted on the Commission’s Web site at http:// www.cftc.gov. Amy Hapeman or Kristy Beard, (301) 427–8401. STATUS: On January 17, 2013, notice was published in the Federal Register (78 FR 3882) that a modification to Permit No. 13543, issued April 30, 2009 (74 FR 20926), had been requested by the above-named organization. The requested modification has been granted 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). Permit No. 13543 authorizes the permit holder to handle, measure, weigh, affix a passive integrated transponder tag, flipper tag, and photograph sea turtles that have already been captured by authorized coastal trawl surveys in waters from North Carolina to Florida. The purpose of the research is to further the understanding of the growth, distribution, and life history of sea turtles. The permit modification, No. 13543–01 authorizes the requested increase in annual take limits for Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) and loggerhead (Caretta caretta) sea turtles to accommodate recent increases in capture rates of these species in the trawl surveys. The permit is valid through April 30, 2014. Issuance of this modification, as required by the ESA, was based on a finding that such permit (1) was applied for in good faith, (2) will not operate to the disadvantage of such endangered or threatened species, and (3) is consistent with the purposes and policies set forth in section 2 of the ESA. Surveillance, Examinations, and Enforcement Matters. In the event that the time, date, or place of this meeting changes, an announcement of the change, along with the new time, date, or place of the meeting will be posted on the Commission’s Web site at http:// www.cftc.gov. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Melissa D. Jurgens, 202–418–5516. COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION Natise Stowe, Executive Assistant. Sunshine Act Meeting mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: [FR Doc. 2013–12511 Filed 5–22–13; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6351–01–P Sunshine Act Meeting BILLING CODE 6351–01–P TIME AND DATE: 1155 21st St. NW., Washington, DC, 9th Floor Commission Conference Room. 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 14, 2013. 1155 21st St. NW., Washington, DC, 9th Floor Commission Conference Room. Closed. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Surveillance, Examinations, and Enforcement Matters. In the event that the time, date, or place of this meeting changes, an announcement of the change, along with the new time, date, or place of the meeting will be posted on the Commission’s Web site at http:// www.cftc.gov. Closed. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Surveillance, Examinations, and Enforcement Matters. In the event that the time, date, or place of this meeting changes, an announcement of the change, along with the new time, date, or place of the meeting will be posted on the Commission’s Web site at http:// www.cftc.gov. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Melissa D. Jurgens, 202–418–5516. Natise Stowe, Executive Assistant. [FR Doc. 2013–12513 Filed 5–22–13; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6351–01–P CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Melissa D. Jurgens, 202–418–5516. Natise Stowe, Executive Assistant. [FR Doc. 2013–12512 Filed 5–22–13; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 6351–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:14 May 23, 2013 Jkt 229001 PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 10:00 a.m., Friday, June PLACE: STATUS: PLACE: STATUS: [FR Doc. 2013–12510 Filed 5–22–13; 11:15 am] 7, 2013. COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION TIME AND DATE: Melissa D. Jurgens, 202–418–5516. Natise Stowe, Executive Assistant. Sfmt 9990 E:\FR\FM\24MYN1.SGM 24MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 101 (Friday, May 24, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 31519-31520]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-12361]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XJ40


Endangered Species; File No. 13543

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

ACTION: Notice; issuance of permit modification.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that South Carolina Department of 
Natural Resources [Responsible Party: Robert Boyles], 217 Ft. Johnson 
Rd.,

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Charleston, SC 29412, has been issued a modification to scientific 
research Permit No. 13543.

ADDRESSES: The modification and related documents are available for 
review upon written request or by appointment in the following offices:

Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 
1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone 
(301) 427-8401; fax (301) 713-0376; and

Southeast Region, NMFS, 263 13th Ave. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701; 
phone (727) 824-5312; fax (727) 824-5309.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Hapeman or Kristy Beard, (301) 
427-8401.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On January 17, 2013, notice was published in 
the Federal Register (78 FR 3882) that a modification to Permit No. 
13543, issued April 30, 2009 (74 FR 20926), had been requested by the 
above-named organization. The requested modification has been granted 
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).
    Permit No. 13543 authorizes the permit holder to handle, measure, 
weigh, affix a passive integrated transponder tag, flipper tag, and 
photograph sea turtles that have already been captured by authorized 
coastal trawl surveys in waters from North Carolina to Florida. The 
purpose of the research is to further the understanding of the growth, 
distribution, and life history of sea turtles. The permit modification, 
No. 13543-01 authorizes the requested increase in annual take limits 
for Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) and loggerhead (Caretta 
caretta) sea turtles to accommodate recent increases in capture rates 
of these species in the trawl surveys. The permit is valid through 
April 30, 2014.
    Issuance of this modification, as required by the ESA, was based on 
a finding that such permit (1) was applied for in good faith, (2) will 
not operate to the disadvantage of such endangered or threatened 
species, and (3) is consistent with the purposes and policies set forth 
in section 2 of the ESA.

    Dated: May 20, 2013.
P. Michael Payne,
Chief, Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected 
Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2013-12361 Filed 5-23-13; 8:45 am]
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