Endangered Species; Recovery Permit Applications, 40777-40778 [2014-16385]

Download as PDF 40777 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 134 / Monday, July 14, 2014 / Notices II. Data OMB Control Number: 1018–0101. Title: Monitoring Recovered Species After Delisting–American Peregrine Falcon. Service Form Number(s): 3–2307, 3–2308, and 3–2309. Type of Request: Extension of currently approved collection. Description of Respondents: Professional biologists employed by State agencies and other organizations, and volunteers that have been involved in past peregrine falcon conservation efforts. Number of respondents Activity Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary. Frequency of Collection: On occasion. Monitoring is conducted every 3 years. For eggs and feathers, 15 to 20 of each are collected over a period of no more than 5 years. Number of responses Completion time per response (hours) Total annual burden hours FWS Form 3–2307 .......................................................................................... FWS Form 3–2308 .......................................................................................... FWS Form 3–2309 .......................................................................................... 71 8 8 639 8 8 2.5 2.5 2.5 1,598 20 20 Totals ........................................................................................................ 87 655 ........................ 1,638 Estimated Nonhour Cost Burden: We estimate the total nonhour burden cost to be $156.00 for expenses incurred when contaminants samples must be shipped to designated labs for analysis and storage. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES We invite comments concerning this information collection on: • Whether or not the collection of information is necessary, including whether or not the information will have practical utility; • The accuracy of our estimate of the burden for this collection of information; • Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents. Comments that you submit in response to this notice are a matter of public record. We will include or summarize each comment in our request to OMB to approve this IC. 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: July 9, 2014. Tina A. Campbell, Chief, Division of Policy and Directives Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. [FR Doc. 2014–16388 Filed 7–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P 19:25 Jul 11, 2014 Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R1–ES–2014– N135;FXES11130100000–145–FF01E00000] Endangered Species; Recovery Permit Applications III. Comments VerDate Mar<15>2010 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Jkt 232001 Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on the following applications for recovery permits to conduct activities with the purpose of enhancing the survival of endangered species. The Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act), prohibits certain activities with endangered species unless a Federal permit allows such activity. The Act also requires that we invite public comment before issuing such permits. DATES: To ensure consideration, please send your written comments by August 13, 2014. ADDRESSES: Program Manager for Restoration and Endangered Species Classification, Ecological Services, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Pacific Regional Office, 911 NE 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97232–4181. Please refer to the permit number for the application when submitting comments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colleen Henson, Fish and Wildlife Biologist, at the above address or by telephone (503–231–6131) or fax (503– 231–6243). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Background The Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) prohibits certain activities with respect to endangered and threatened species PO 00000 Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 unless a Federal permit allows such activity. Along with our implementing regulations in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) at 50 CFR part 17, the Act provides for certain permits, and requires that we invite public comment before issuing these permits for endangered species. A permit granted by us under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act authorizes the permittee to conduct activities (including take or interstate commerce) with respect to U.S. endangered or threatened species for scientific purposes or enhancement of propagation or survival. Our regulations implementing section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act for these permits are found at 50 CFR 17.22 for endangered wildlife species, 50 CFR 17.32 for threatened wildlife species, 50 CFR 17.62 for endangered plant species, and 50 CFR 17.72 for threatened plant species. Applications Available for Review and Comment We invite local, State, and Federal agencies, and the public to comment on the following applications. Please refer to the appropriate permit number for the application when submitting comments. Documents and other information submitted with these applications are available for review by request from the Program Manager for Restoration and Endangered Species Classification at the address listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice, subject to the requirements of the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) and the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). Permit Number: TE–060179 Applicant: Zoological Society of San Diego, San Diego, California. The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take (collect eggs, chicks, and adults; and band and radio-tag) the ‘akikiki E:\FR\FM\14JYN1.SGM 14JYN1 40778 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 134 / Monday, July 14, 2014 / Notices [Inv. No. 337–TA–921] International Trade Commission on June 9, 2014, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Navico, Inc. of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Navico Holding AS of Egersund, Norway. The complaint alleges violations of section 337 based upon the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain marine sonar imaging devices, including downscan and sidescan devices, products containing the same, and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 8,305,840 (‘‘the ‘840 patent’’), U.S. Patent No. 8,300,499 (‘‘the ‘499 patent’’), and U.S. Patent No. 8,605,550 (‘‘the ‘550 patent’’). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainants request that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders. ADDRESSES: The complaint, except for any confidential information contained therein, is available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Room 112, Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–2000. Hearing impaired individuals are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on (202) 205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at (202) 205– 2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server at http://www.usitc.gov. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205–2560. Certain Marine Sonar Imaging Devices, Including Downscan and Sidescan Devices, Products Containing the Same, and Components Thereof; Institution of Investigation Authority: The authority for institution of this investigation is contained in section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and in section 210.10 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.10 (2014). (Oreomystis bairdi) and the ‘akeke‘e (Loxops caeruleirostris) in conjunction with captive propagation and release in the State of Hawaii for the purpose of enhancing the species’ survival. Permit Number: TE–38768B Applicant: Micronesian Environmental Services, Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The applicant requests a new permit to take (survey and map distribution) Mariana common moorhen (Gallinula chloropus guami), Mariana crow (Corvus kubaryi), Micronesian megapode (Megapodius laperouse), and nightingale reed-warbler (Acrocephalus luscinia) in conjunction with studies in the Northern Mariana Islands archipelago for the purpose of enhancing the species’ survival. Public Availability of Comments All comments and materials we receive in response to this request will be available for public inspection, by appointment, during normal business hours at the address listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice. 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. Authority We provide this notice under section 10 of the Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). Dated: June 27, 2014. Richard R. Hannan, Acting Regional Director, Pacific Region, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. [FR Doc. 2014–16385 Filed 7–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:25 Jul 11, 2014 Jkt 232001 Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. International Trade Commission, on July 7, 2014, ORDERED THAT— (1) Pursuant to subsection (b) of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 amended, an investigation be instituted to determine whether there is a violation of subsection (a)(1)(B) of section 337 in the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, or the sale within the United States after importation of certain marine sonar imaging devices, including downscan and sidescan devices, products containing the same, and components thereof by reason of infringement of one or more of claims 1–20, 22–27, 29–46, 49–59, 61–63, 66, 68–73 of the ‘840 patent, 1, 2, 4–7, 16, 19–21, 23–25, 27– 30, 39, 42–44, 46–49, 58, 62–66, and 69– 81 of the ‘499 patent, and claims 1–5, 7, 12–15, 17, 19–25, 32–36, 38–42, 44– 45, 47–52, and 57 of the ‘550 patent, and whether an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337; (2) For the purpose of the investigation so instituted, the following are hereby named as parties upon which this notice of investigation shall be served: (a) The complainants are: Navico, Inc., 4500 South 129th East Avenue, Suite 200, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74134. ˚ Navico Holding AS, Nyaskaiveien 2, 4370 Egersund, Norway. (b) The respondents are the following entities alleged to be in violation of section 337, and are the parties upon which the complaint is to be served: Garmin International, Inc., 1200 East 121st Street, Olathe, Kansas 66062. Garmin North America, Inc., 1200 East 121st Street, Olathe, Kansas 66062. Garmin USA, Inc., 1200 East 121st Street, Olathe, Kansas 66062. Garmin (Asia) Corporation, No. 68, Zhangshu 2nd Road, Xizhi District, New Taipei City 221, Taiwan. (c) The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Suite 401, Washington, DC 20436; and (3) For the investigation so instituted, the Chief Administrative Law Judge, U.S. International Trade Commission, shall designate the presiding Administrative Law Judge. Responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation must be submitted by the named respondents in accordance with section 210.13 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.13. Pursuant to 19 CFR 201.16(e) and 210.13(a), such responses will be considered by the Commission if received not later than 20 days after the date of service by the Commission of the complaint and the notice of investigation. Extensions of time for submitting responses to the complaint and the notice of E:\FR\FM\14JYN1.SGM 14JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 134 (Monday, July 14, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 40777-40778]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-16385]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R1-ES-2014-N135;FXES11130100000-145-FF01E00000]


Endangered Species; Recovery Permit Applications

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments.

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SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to 
comment on the following applications for recovery permits to conduct 
activities with the purpose of enhancing the survival of endangered 
species. The Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act), 
prohibits certain activities with endangered species unless a Federal 
permit allows such activity. The Act also requires that we invite 
public comment before issuing such permits.

DATES: To ensure consideration, please send your written comments by 
August 13, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Program Manager for Restoration and Endangered Species 
Classification, Ecological Services, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 
Pacific Regional Office, 911 NE 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97232-4181. 
Please refer to the permit number for the application when submitting 
comments.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colleen Henson, Fish and Wildlife 
Biologist, at the above address or by telephone (503-231-6131) or fax 
(503-231-6243).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    The Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) prohibits certain activities with 
respect to endangered and threatened species unless a Federal permit 
allows such activity. Along with our implementing regulations in the 
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) at 50 CFR part 17, the Act provides 
for certain permits, and requires that we invite public comment before 
issuing these permits for endangered species.
    A permit granted by us under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act 
authorizes the permittee to conduct activities (including take or 
interstate commerce) with respect to U.S. endangered or threatened 
species for scientific purposes or enhancement of propagation or 
survival. Our regulations implementing section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Act 
for these permits are found at 50 CFR 17.22 for endangered wildlife 
species, 50 CFR 17.32 for threatened wildlife species, 50 CFR 17.62 for 
endangered plant species, and 50 CFR 17.72 for threatened plant 
species.

Applications Available for Review and Comment

    We invite local, State, and Federal agencies, and the public to 
comment on the following applications. Please refer to the appropriate 
permit number for the application when submitting comments.
    Documents and other information submitted with these applications 
are available for review by request from the Program Manager for 
Restoration and Endangered Species Classification at the address listed 
in the ADDRESSES section of this notice, subject to the requirements of 
the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) and the Freedom of Information Act (5 
U.S.C. 552).

Permit Number: TE-060179

Applicant: Zoological Society of San Diego, San Diego, California.

    The applicant requests a permit renewal, with amendments, to take 
(collect eggs, chicks, and adults; and band and radio-tag) the `akikiki

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(Oreomystis bairdi) and the `akeke`e (Loxops caeruleirostris) in 
conjunction with captive propagation and release in the State of Hawaii 
for the purpose of enhancing the species' survival.

Permit Number: TE-38768B

Applicant: Micronesian Environmental Services, Saipan, Commonwealth of 
the Northern Mariana Islands.

    The applicant requests a new permit to take (survey and map 
distribution) Mariana common moorhen (Gallinula chloropus guami), 
Mariana crow (Corvus kubaryi), Micronesian megapode (Megapodius 
laperouse), and nightingale reed-warbler (Acrocephalus luscinia) in 
conjunction with studies in the Northern Mariana Islands archipelago 
for the purpose of enhancing the species' survival.

Public Availability of Comments

    All comments and materials we receive in response to this request 
will be available for public inspection, by appointment, during normal 
business hours at the address listed in the ADDRESSES section of this 
notice.
    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.

Authority

    We provide this notice under section 10 of the Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 
et seq.).

    Dated: June 27, 2014.
Richard R. Hannan,
Acting Regional Director, Pacific Region, U.S. Fish and Wildlife 
Service.
[FR Doc. 2014-16385 Filed 7-11-14; 8:45 am]
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