Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Permit Applications, 18307-18309 [2014-07228]

Download as PDF 18307 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 62 / Tuesday, April 1, 2014 / Notices Information collection Number of respondents Frequency of response Responses per annum Burden hours per response Annual burden hours HUD–91710M ........ HUD–91712M ........ HUD–92023M ........ HUD–92070M ........ HUD–92223M ........ HUD–92412M ........ HUD–92414M ........ HUD–92450M ........ HUD–92452A–M .... HUD–92452M ........ HUD–92455M ........ HUD–92456M ........ HUD–91073M ........ HUD–92464M ........ HUD–92476.1M ..... HUD–92476a–M .... HUD–92477M ........ HUD–92478M ........ HUD–92479M ........ HUD–91725M ........ HUD–91725M– CERT .................. HUD–91725M– INST ................... HUD–92434M ........ HUD–92441M– SUPP .................. HUD–92441M ........ HUD–92442M ........ HUD–92466M ........ HUD–92554M ........ HUD–94000M ........ HUD–94001M ........ HUD–93305M ........ HUD–92476M ........ HUD–92420M ........ HUD–92408M ........ HUD–91070M ........ 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Burden of Information Collection mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Hourly cost This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in this notice on the following: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility. (2) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information. (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected or any content of the Closing Documents. (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:02 Mar 31, 2014 Jkt 232001 Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 4176, Washington, DC 20410–5000 and HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503, Fax number: (202) 395–6947. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35. Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 $700 7,800 32,500 780 7,800 2,275 16,250 2,275 2,275 2,275 27,950 2,275 16,250 57,500 13,975 2,275 2,275 16,250 2,275 156,250 46 57,500 0 175 .75 .75 $26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 46 26 26 26 26 26 125 1250 the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Comments must be received by May 1, 2014. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: PO 00000 Total annual cost 0 26 0 4,550 26 26 58 58 26 26 26 26 26 26 103 36 26 3,412.50 3,412.50 10,150 72,500 2,275 24,375 32,500 16,200 200 7,800 257,500 22,500 260 ........................ 894,550.00 131.25 131.25 175 1250 87.50 937.5 1250 625 10 300 2500 625 10 18,325 Date: March 26, 2014. Collette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–07271 Filed 3–31–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R3–ES–2014–N054; FXES11130300000F3–145–FF03E00000] Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Permit Applications Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of availability of permit applications; request for comments. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), invite the public to comment on the following applications to conduct certain SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\01APN1.SGM 01APN1 18308 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 62 / Tuesday, April 1, 2014 / Notices activities with endangered species. With some exceptions, the Endangered Species Act (Act) prohibits activities with endangered and threatened species unless a Federal permit allows such activity. The Act requires that we invite public comment before issuing these permits. We must receive any written comments on or before May 1, 2014. ADDRESSES: Send written comments by U.S. mail to the Regional Director, Attn: Karl Tinsley, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Ecological Services, 5600 American Blvd. West, Suite 990, Bloomington, MN 55437–1458; or by electronic mail to permitsR3ES@fws.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karl Tinsley, (612) 713–5330. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Background We invite public comment on the following permit applications for certain activities with endangered species authorized by section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) and our regulations governing the taking of endangered species in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) at 50 CFR part 17. Submit your written data, comments, or request for a copy of the complete application to the address shown in ADDRESSES. Permit Applications Permit Application Number: TE06820A. Applicant: Russell A. Benedict, Central College, Pella, IA. The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture and release) Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis) and gray bat (Myotis grisescens) within the States of Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE206781. Applicant: Ecological Specialists, Inc., O’Fallon, MO. The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendment, to take (capture and release; capture and relocate) the following mussel species within the States of Arkansas, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Ohio, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Wisconsin, and West Virginia: MUSSEL SPECIES mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Clubshell ............................................................................................................................................................ Dwarf wedgemussel .......................................................................................................................................... Fanshell ............................................................................................................................................................. Fat pocketbook .................................................................................................................................................. Higgins’ eye pearlymussel ................................................................................................................................ Northern riffleshell ............................................................................................................................................. Orange-footed pimpleback ................................................................................................................................ Ouachita Rock pocketbook ............................................................................................................................... Pink mucket pearlymussel ................................................................................................................................ Rayed bean ....................................................................................................................................................... Rink pink ........................................................................................................................................................... Rough pigtoe ..................................................................................................................................................... Scaleshell .......................................................................................................................................................... Spectaclecase ................................................................................................................................................... Spectacled pocketbook ..................................................................................................................................... Sheepnose ........................................................................................................................................................ Snuffbox ............................................................................................................................................................ Winged mapleleaf ............................................................................................................................................. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE60958A. Applicant: Bat Calls Identification, Inc., Kansas City, MO. The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture and release) Indiana bat, gray bat, Ozark big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii ingens), and Virginia big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii virginianus) within the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:02 Mar 31, 2014 Jkt 232001 Permit Application Number: TE48835A. Applicant: Applied Science and Technology, Inc., Brighton, MI. The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take (capture and release) snuffbox, rayed bean, clubshell, and northern riffleshell mussels within the States of Michigan and Ohio. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE38842A Applicant: Sanders Environmental, Inc., Bellefonte, PA. The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take (capture and release) Indiana bat within the States of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE26707B PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Pleurobema clava. Alasmidonta heterodon. Cyprogenia stegaria. Potamilus capax. Lampsilis higginsii. Epioblasma torulosa rangiana. Plethobasus cooperianus. Arkansia wheeleri. Lampsilis abrupta. Villosa fabalis. Obovaria retusa. Pleurobema plenum. Leptodea leptodon. Cumberlandia monodonta. Lampsilis streckeri. Plethobasus cyphyus. Epioblasma triquetra. Quadrula fragosa. Applicant: Paige N. Anderson, Yutan, NE. The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and release) Indiana bat and northern long-eared bat (Myotis septentrionalis) within the States of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, and Ohio. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE77313A Applicant: Egret Environmental Consulting, LLC, Athens, OH. The applicant requests a permit, with amendments, to take the following species: Indiana bats, gray bats, northern long-eared bats, Hine’s emerald dragonfly (Somatochlora hineana), American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus), and Mitchell’s satyr butterfly (Neonympha mitchellii mitchellii) within the States of Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, E:\FR\FM\01APN1.SGM 01APN1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 62 / Tuesday, April 1, 2014 / Notices Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE31055B Applicant: Kory M. Armstrong, Springfield, MO. The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and release) Indiana bat, gray bat, and northern long-eared bat within the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Ohio, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE31208A Applicant: Lewis and Associates, LLC, Borden, IN. The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture, handle, and release) Illinois Cave Amphipod (Gammarus acherondytes) within Monroe County, Illinois, for the purpose of conducting census of populations in cave stream communities. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE66724A Applicant: Cleveland Metroparks, Timothy Krynak, P.I., Parma, OH. The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture and release) Indiana bat within Cuyahoga, Medina, and Summit Counties, Ohio. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE31078B Applicant: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis, MO. The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture, handle, and release) pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus) within the middle Mississippi River adjacent to Scott County, Missouri (RM 38.4–39.4), Cape Girardeau County, Missouri (RM 58.0–60.0), Perry County, Missouri (RM 100.0–104.0), and Liberty Island (near RM 100.0), Monroe County, Illinois, for the purpose of evaluating flex pipe restoration and conducting population census. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE62334A Applicant: Mark Hove, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:02 Mar 31, 2014 Jkt 232001 The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and hold) winged mapleleaf, Higgins’ eye pearlymussel, sheepnose, snuffbox, and spectaclecase mussel species occurring in the Mississippi and St. Croix River watersheds in the States of Minnesota and Wisconsin for scientific research. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE10887A Applicant: U.S. Geological Survey, Porter, IN. The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take (capture, house, breed, handle, and release) Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis) within the State of Indiana. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE31355B Applicant: Brooke Ann Hines, Paris, KY. The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and release) Indiana bat, gray bat, northern long-eared bat, Virginia big-eared bat, and Ozark bigeared bat within the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Permit Application Number: TE06846A Applicant: Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Washington, DC. The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take (capture, band/tag, and release) the Kirtland’s warbler (Dendroica kirtlandii) throughout the State of Michigan. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild. Public Comments We seek public review and comments on these permit applications. Please refer to the permit number when you submit comments. Comments and materials we receive are available for public inspection, by appointment, during normal business hours at the address shown in the ADDRESSES section. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 18309 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. Dated: March 24, 2014. Lynn M. Lewis, Assistant Regional Director, Ecological Services, Midwest Region. [FR Doc. 2014–07228 Filed 3–31–14; 8:45 a.m.] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLWO320000 L13300000.PO0000] Renewal of Approved Information Collection Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: 60-Day Notice and Request for Comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) invites public comments on, and plans to request approval to continue, the collection of information from applicants for authorization to purchase mineral materials from public lands. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has assigned control number 1004–0103 to this information collection. DATES: Please submit comments on the proposed information collection by June 2, 2014. ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted by mail, fax, or electronic mail. Mail: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, 1849 C Street NW., Room 2134LM, Attention: Jean Sonneman, Washington, DC 20240. Fax: to Jean Sonneman at 202–245– 0050. Electronic mail: Jean_Sonneman@ blm.gov. Please indicate ‘‘Attn: 1004–0103’’ regardless of the form of your comments. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: George Brown, Division of Solid Minerals, at 202–912–7118. Persons who use a telecommunication device for the deaf may call the Federal Information Relay Service at 1–800– 877–8339, to leave a message for Mr. Brown. E:\FR\FM\01APN1.SGM 01APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R3-ES-2014-N054; FXES11130300000F3-145-FF03E00000]


Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Permit 
Applications

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability of permit applications; request for 
comments.

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SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), invite the 
public to comment on the following applications to conduct certain

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activities with endangered species. With some exceptions, the 
Endangered Species Act (Act) prohibits activities with endangered and 
threatened species unless a Federal permit allows such activity. The 
Act requires that we invite public comment before issuing these 
permits.

DATES: We must receive any written comments on or before May 1, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Send written comments by U.S. mail to the Regional Director, 
Attn: Karl Tinsley, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Ecological 
Services, 5600 American Blvd. West, Suite 990, Bloomington, MN 55437-
1458; or by electronic mail to permitsR3ES@fws.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karl Tinsley, (612) 713-5330.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    We invite public comment on the following permit applications for 
certain activities with endangered species authorized by section 
10(a)(1)(A) of the Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) and our regulations 
governing the taking of endangered species in the Code of Federal 
Regulations (CFR) at 50 CFR part 17. Submit your written data, 
comments, or request for a copy of the complete application to the 
address shown in ADDRESSES.

Permit Applications

    Permit Application Number: TE06820A.
    Applicant: Russell A. Benedict, Central College, Pella, IA.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture and 
release) Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis) and gray bat (Myotis grisescens) 
within the States of Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri. Proposed activities 
are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the 
wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE206781.
    Applicant: Ecological Specialists, Inc., O'Fallon, MO.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendment, to take 
(capture and release; capture and relocate) the following mussel 
species within the States of Arkansas, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, 
Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, 
Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Ohio, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, 
Wisconsin, and West Virginia:

                                                 Mussel Species
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Clubshell.......................................  Pleurobema clava.
Dwarf wedgemussel...............................  Alasmidonta heterodon.
Fanshell........................................  Cyprogenia stegaria.
Fat pocketbook..................................  Potamilus capax.
Higgins' eye pearlymussel.......................  Lampsilis higginsii.
Northern riffleshell............................  Epioblasma torulosa rangiana.
Orange-footed pimpleback........................  Plethobasus cooperianus.
Ouachita Rock pocketbook........................  Arkansia wheeleri.
Pink mucket pearlymussel........................  Lampsilis abrupta.
Rayed bean......................................  Villosa fabalis.
Rink pink.......................................  Obovaria retusa.
Rough pigtoe....................................  Pleurobema plenum.
Scaleshell......................................  Leptodea leptodon.
Spectaclecase...................................  Cumberlandia monodonta.
Spectacled pocketbook...........................  Lampsilis streckeri.
Sheepnose.......................................  Plethobasus cyphyus.
Snuffbox........................................  Epioblasma triquetra.
Winged mapleleaf................................  Quadrula fragosa.
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    Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of 
survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE60958A.
    Applicant: Bat Calls Identification, Inc., Kansas City, MO.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture and 
release) Indiana bat, gray bat, Ozark big-eared bat (Corynorhinus 
townsendii ingens), and Virginia big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii 
virginianus) within the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, 
Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, 
Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New 
Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode 
Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West 
Virginia, and Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and 
enhancement of survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE48835A.
    Applicant: Applied Science and Technology, Inc., Brighton, MI.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take 
(capture and release) snuffbox, rayed bean, clubshell, and northern 
riffleshell mussels within the States of Michigan and Ohio. Proposed 
activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the 
species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE38842A
    Applicant: Sanders Environmental, Inc., Bellefonte, PA.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take 
(capture and release) Indiana bat within the States of Illinois, 
Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Proposed 
activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the 
species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE26707B
    Applicant: Paige N. Anderson, Yutan, NE.
    The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and release) 
Indiana bat and northern long-eared bat (Myotis septentrionalis) within 
the States of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, and Ohio. 
Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of 
the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE77313A
    Applicant: Egret Environmental Consulting, LLC, Athens, OH.
    The applicant requests a permit, with amendments, to take the 
following species: Indiana bats, gray bats, northern long-eared bats, 
Hine's emerald dragonfly (Somatochlora hineana), American burying 
beetle (Nicrophorus americanus), and Mitchell's satyr butterfly 
(Neonympha mitchellii mitchellii) within the States of Alabama, 
Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New 
Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio,

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Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West 
Virginia, and Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and 
enhancement of survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE31055B
    Applicant: Kory M. Armstrong, Springfield, MO.
    The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and release) 
Indiana bat, gray bat, and northern long-eared bat within the States of 
Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kentucky, 
Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Ohio, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. Proposed 
activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the 
species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE31208A
    Applicant: Lewis and Associates, LLC, Borden, IN.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture, handle, 
and release) Illinois Cave Amphipod (Gammarus acherondytes) within 
Monroe County, Illinois, for the purpose of conducting census of 
populations in cave stream communities. Proposed activities are for the 
recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE66724A
    Applicant: Cleveland Metroparks, Timothy Krynak, P.I., Parma, OH.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture and 
release) Indiana bat within Cuyahoga, Medina, and Summit Counties, 
Ohio. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of 
survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE31078B
    Applicant: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis, MO.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal to take (capture, handle, 
and release) pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus) within the middle 
Mississippi River adjacent to Scott County, Missouri (RM 38.4-39.4), 
Cape Girardeau County, Missouri (RM 58.0-60.0), Perry County, Missouri 
(RM 100.0-104.0), and Liberty Island (near RM 100.0), Monroe County, 
Illinois, for the purpose of evaluating flex pipe restoration and 
conducting population census. Proposed activities are for the recovery 
and enhancement of survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE62334A
    Applicant: Mark Hove, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN.
    The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and hold) winged 
mapleleaf, Higgins' eye pearlymussel, sheepnose, snuffbox, and 
spectaclecase mussel species occurring in the Mississippi and St. Croix 
River watersheds in the States of Minnesota and Wisconsin for 
scientific research. Proposed activities are for the recovery and 
enhancement of survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE10887A
    Applicant: U.S. Geological Survey, Porter, IN.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take 
(capture, house, breed, handle, and release) Karner blue butterfly 
(Lycaeides melissa samuelis) within the State of Indiana. Proposed 
activities are for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the 
species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE31355B
    Applicant: Brooke Ann Hines, Paris, KY.
    The applicant requests a permit to take (capture and release) 
Indiana bat, gray bat, northern long-eared bat, Virginia big-eared bat, 
and Ozark big-eared bat within the States of Alabama, Arkansas, 
Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, 
Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, 
Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, 
North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South 
Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and 
Wisconsin. Proposed activities are for the recovery and enhancement of 
survival of the species in the wild.
    Permit Application Number: TE06846A
    Applicant: Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Washington, DC.
    The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take 
(capture, band/tag, and release) the Kirtland's warbler (Dendroica 
kirtlandii) throughout the State of Michigan. Proposed activities are 
for the recovery and enhancement of survival of the species in the 
wild.

Public Comments

    We seek public review and comments on these permit applications. 
Please refer to the permit number when you submit comments. Comments 
and materials we receive are available for public inspection, by 
appointment, during normal business hours at the address shown in the 
ADDRESSES section. Before including your address, phone number, email 
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.

    Dated: March 24, 2014.
Lynn M. Lewis,
Assistant Regional Director, Ecological Services, Midwest Region.
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