Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit, 33591-33592 [2014-13575]

Download as PDF 33591 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 112 / Wednesday, June 11, 2014 / Notices Number of respondents Information collection Frequency of response Burden hour per response Responses per annum Annual burden Hours Hourly cost per response Annual cost Postcard ........................................................... Mailing with return envelope ............................ Phone calls ....................................................... In-person visit ................................................... 424 1,149 274 274 Quarterly ... Annual ....... Annual ....... Annual ....... 3 1 1 1 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.08 101.76 91.92 21.92 21.92 13.63 13.63 13.63 13.63 1,387 1,253 299 299 Total .......................................................... 2,121 ................... .................... .................... 237.52 ................ 3,238 B. Solicitation of Public Comment This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A 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; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35. Dated: June 4, 2014. Katherine O’Regan, Assistant Secretary for Policy Development & Research. [FR Doc. 2014–13607 Filed 6–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–HQ–IA–2014–N111; FXIA16710900000–145–FF09A30000] Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit. ehiers on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:19 Jun 10, 2014 Jkt 232001 exceptions, the Endangered Species Act (ESA) prohibits activities with listed species unless Federal authorization is acquired that allows such activities. DATES: We must receive comments or requests for documents on or before July 11, 2014. 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 email DMAFR@ fws.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, (703) 358–2104 (telephone); (703) 358–2280 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (email). 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 PRTnumber, and the name of the applicant in your request or submission. We will not consider requests or comments sent to an email 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 PO 00000 Frm 00100 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 street 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, 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. II. Background To help us carry out our conservation responsibilities for affected species, and in consideration of section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), along with Executive Order 13576, ‘‘Delivering an Efficient, Effective, and Accountable Government,’’ and the President’s Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies of January 21, 2009—Transparency and Open Government (74 FR 4685; January 26, 2009), which call on all Federal agencies to promote openness and transparency in Government by disclosing information to the public, we invite public comment on these permit applications before final action is taken. III. Permit Applications A. Endangered Species Applicant: Morani River Ranch, Uvalde, TX; PRT–46687A The applicant requests amendment of their captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) to add Cuvier’s gazelle (Gazella cuvieri) to enhance their propagation or survival. This E:\FR\FM\11JNN1.SGM 11JNN1 33592 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 112 / Wednesday, June 11, 2014 / Notices notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: Brian Millard, Portage, PA; PRT–30429B Applicant: Michael Brock, Howell, NJ; PRT–35098B The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for radiated tortoises (Astrochelys radiata) to enhance the species’ propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Applicant: Leland Sweet, Bulverde, TX; PRT–27899B [LLWO3100000 L13100000 PB0000 241E] Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. [FR Doc. 2014–13575 Filed 6–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Applicant: Matthew Bookout, Supply, NC; PRT–32021B Bureau of Indian Affairs The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the species listed below to enhance the species’ propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. [DR.5B711.IA000814] Species Radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata) Galapagos giant tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra) Spotted pond turtle (Geoclemys hamiltonii) Yellow-spotted river turtle (Podocnemis unifilis) Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) African dwarf crocodile (Osteolaemus tetraspis) Caiman (Caiman crocodilus) Brown caiman (Caiman crocodilus fuscus) Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare) Broad-snouted caiman (Caiman latirostris) Cuban ground iguana (Cyclura nubila nubila) Grand Cayman iguana (Cyclura lewisi) Applicant: Stanford University, Stanford, CA; PRT–28487B ehiers on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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. 15:19 Jun 10, 2014 Jkt 232001 AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. Notice of Approved Tribal-State Class III Gaming Compact. ACTION: This notice publishes the approval of an amendment to the Class III Tribal-State Gaming Compact (Amendment) between the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and the State of Oregon. SUMMARY: DATES: June 11, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paula L. Hart, Director, Office of Indian Gaming, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary—Policy and Economic Development, Washington, DC 20240, (202) 219–4066. Under section 11 of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) Public Law 100– 497, 25 U.S.C. 2701 et seq., the Secretary of the Interior shall publish in the Federal Register notice of approved Tribal-State compacts for the purpose of engaging in Class III gaming activities on Indian lands. As required by 25 CFR 293.4, all compact amendments are subject to review and approval by the Secretary. The Amendment clarifies requirements for vendor licensing. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The applicant requests a permit to import blood samples from grey mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus) taken from 15 captive-bred animals for the purpose of scientific research and the enhancement of the survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. VerDate Mar<15>2010 Indian Gaming Dated: June 4, 2014. Kevin K. Washburn, Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2014–13645 Filed 6–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4N–P PO 00000 Frm 00101 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Bureau of Land Management Extension of Approval of Information Collection, OMB Control Number 1004– 0137 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 those who wish to participate in the exploration, development, production, and utilization of oil and gas operations on BLM-managed public lands. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB), has assigned control number 1004–0137 to this information collection. DATES: Please submit comments on the proposed information collection by August 11, 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: 1004–0137’’ regardless of the form of your comments. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donnie Shaw, Division of Fluid Minerals, at 202–912–7155 (Commercial or FTS). 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. Shaw. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OMB regulations at 5 CFR 1320, which implement provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521, require that interested members of the public and affected agencies be given an opportunity to comment on information collection and recordkeeping activities (see 5 CFR 1320.8 (d) and 1320.12(a)). This notice identifies an information collection that the BLM plans to submit to the OMB for approval. The Paperwork Reduction Act provides that an agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control E:\FR\FM\11JNN1.SGM 11JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 112 (Wednesday, June 11, 2014)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-13575]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-HQ-IA-2014-N111; FXIA16710900000-145-FF09A30000]


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 Federal 
authorization is acquired that allows such activities.

DATES: We must receive comments or requests for documents on or before 
July 11, 2014.

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 email DMAFR@fws.gov.

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

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 email 
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?

    Comments, including names and street addresses of respondents, will 
be available for public review at the street 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, 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.

II. Background

    To help us carry out our conservation responsibilities for affected 
species, and in consideration of section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered 
Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), along with 
Executive Order 13576, ``Delivering an Efficient, Effective, and 
Accountable Government,'' and the President's Memorandum for the Heads 
of Executive Departments and Agencies of January 21, 2009--Transparency 
and Open Government (74 FR 4685; January 26, 2009), which call on all 
Federal agencies to promote openness and transparency in Government by 
disclosing information to the public, we invite public comment on these 
permit applications before final action is taken.

III. Permit Applications

A. Endangered Species

Applicant: Morani River Ranch, Uvalde, TX; PRT-46687A
    The applicant requests amendment of their captive-bred wildlife 
registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) to add Cuvier's gazelle (Gazella 
cuvieri) to enhance their propagation or survival. This

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notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 
5-year period.
Applicant: Michael Brock, Howell, NJ; PRT-35098B
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for radiated tortoises (Astrochelys radiata) to enhance 
the species' propagation or survival. This notification covers 
activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.
Applicant: Matthew Bookout, Supply, NC; PRT-32021B
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for the species listed below to enhance the species' 
propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be 
conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.

Species

Radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata)
Galapagos giant tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra)
Spotted pond turtle (Geoclemys hamiltonii)
Yellow-spotted river turtle (Podocnemis unifilis)
Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus)
African dwarf crocodile (Osteolaemus tetraspis)
Caiman (Caiman crocodilus)
Brown caiman (Caiman crocodilus fuscus)
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare)
Broad-snouted caiman (Caiman latirostris)
Cuban ground iguana (Cyclura nubila nubila)
Grand Cayman iguana (Cyclura lewisi)
Applicant: Stanford University, Stanford, CA; PRT-28487B
    The applicant requests a permit to import blood samples from grey 
mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus) taken from 15 captive-bred animals for 
the purpose of scientific research and the enhancement of the survival 
of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by 
the applicant over a 5-year period.
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: Brian Millard, Portage, PA; PRT-30429B
Applicant: Leland Sweet, Bulverde, TX; PRT-27899B

Brenda Tapia,
Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of 
Management Authority.
[FR Doc. 2014-13575 Filed 6-10-14; 8:45 am]
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