Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit, 68461-68462 [2014-27101]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 221 / Monday, November 17, 2014 / Notices seeking approval from OMB for the information collection described in Section A. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: Choice Neighborhoods. OMB Approval Number: 2577–0269. Type of Request: Revision of currently approved collection. Form Number: SF–424, SF–LLL, HUD 2880, HUD 96010, HUD 96011, HUD 53150, HUD 53152, HUD 53232, HUD 53153, HUD 53151, HUD 53154, HUD 53156, HUD–53233, HUD–53234, HUD– 53238, HUD–53231, HUD–53235, HUD– 53237, HUD–53236, HUD–53239, HUD– 53240, HUD–53230, HUD–53421, HUD– 2530, HUD–2991, HUD–2995, HUD– 60002, HUD–52515. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The information collection is required to administer the Choice Neighborhoods program, including applying for funds and grantee reporting. Respondents: Potential applicants and grantees (which would include local governments, tribal entities, public housing authorities, nonprofits, and forprofit developers that apply jointly with a public entity). Estimated Number of Respondents: 251 annually. Estimated Number of Responses: 531 annually. Frequency of Response: Frequency of response varies depending on what information is being provided (e.g., once per year for applications and four times per year for grantee reporting). Average Hours per Response: Average hours per response varies depending on what information is being provided (e.g., Choice Neighborhoods Implementation grant application: 73.76; Choice Neighborhoods Planning grant application: 37.76; Choice Neighborhoods information collections unrelated to the NOFA, including grantee reporting: 13.58). Total Estimated Burdens: Total burden hours is estimated to be 9,924. Total burden cost is estimated to be $396,979. 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; VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:14 Nov 14, 2014 Jkt 235001 (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: October 7, 2014. Merrie Nichols-Dixon, Deputy Director, Office of Policy, Programs and Legislative Initiatives. [FR Doc. 2014–27163 Filed 11–14–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–HQ–IA–2014–N237; FXIA16710900000–156–FF09A30000] Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit. 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 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 December 17, 2014. ADDRESSES: Brenda Tapia, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Management Authority, Branch of Permits, MS: IA, 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041; fax (703) 358– 2281; or email DMAFR@fws.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, (703) 358–2104 (telephone); (703) 358–2281 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (email). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: 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 PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 68461 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 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.), and the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), along with Executive Order 13576, ‘‘Delivering an Efficient, Effective, and E:\FR\FM\17NON1.SGM 17NON1 68462 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 221 / Monday, November 17, 2014 / Notices 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. Applicant: Ryan Ringer, Gold Beach, OR; PRT–49584B Applicant: Chet Fenimore, Austin, TX; PRT–49574B Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. [FR Doc. 2014–27101 Filed 11–14–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–55–P III. Permit Applications DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR A. Endangered Species Bureau of Land Management Applicant: Lim Morakod, Lake Forest, CA; PRT–44272A The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata) to enhance the species’ propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: Valarie Holt, Moapa, NV; PRT–165748 The applicant requests amendment of a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) to add cotton-top tamarin (Saguinus oedipus) to enhance the species’ propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: S & B Enterprises, Mountain Home, TX; PRT–43494B The applicant requests a permit to take up to five captive held Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx) per year under his Captive Bred Wildlife Registration for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Multiple Applicants asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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: Mark Alger, Flagstaff, AZ; PRT–42321B Applicant: Pete Brownell, Montezuma, IA; PRT–43912B Applicant: Randy Gisvold, Carrington, ND; PRT–42412B VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:13 Nov 14, 2014 Jkt 235001 [LLNV952000 L14200000.BJ0000 241A; 13– 08807; MO #4500073906; TAS: 15X1109] Filing of Plats of Survey; NV Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The purpose of this notice is to inform the public and interested State and local government officials of the filing of Plats of Survey in Nevada. DATES: Effective Dates: Unless otherwise stated filing is effective at 10:00 a.m. on the dates indicated below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael O. Harmening, Chief, Branch of Geographic Sciences, Bureau of Land Management, Nevada State Office, 1340 Financial Blvd., Reno, NV 89502–7147, phone: 775–861–6490. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1– 800–877–8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 1. The Plat of Survey of the following described lands was officially filed at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada State Office, Reno, Nevada on August 27, 2014: The plat, in 3 sheets, representing the dependent resurvey of a portion of the east (Humboldt River Guide Meridian), west and north boundaries and a portion of the subdivisional lines and the subdivision of certain sections, Township 22 North, Range 35 East, Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada, under Group No. 916, was accepted August 25, 2014. This survey was executed to meet certain administrative needs of the BLM. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 2. The Plat of Survey of the following described lands was officially filed at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada State Office, Reno, Nevada on September 29, 2014: The plat, in 4 sheets, representing the dependent resurvey of the east boundary (Humboldt River Guide Meridian), a portion of the north boundary, a portion of the subdivisional lines and a portion of Mineral Survey No. 5095 and the subdivision of certain sections, Township 23 North, Range 35 East, Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada, under Group No. 916, was accepted September 25, 2014. This survey was executed to meet certain administrative needs of the BLM. 3. The Plat of Survey of the following described lands was officially filed at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada State Office, Reno, Nevada, on September 30, 2014: The plat, in 1 sheet, representing the dependent resurvey of the Fifth Standard Parallel North through a portion of Range 50 East, a portion of the south boundary and a portion of the subdivisional lines, Township 25 North, Range 50 East, Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada, under Group No. 924, was accepted September 29, 2014. This survey was executed to meet certain administrative needs of the BLM and to locate specific federal interest lands for Barrick Gold Exploration, Inc. 4. The Plat of Survey of the following described lands was officially filed at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada State Office, Reno, Nevada, on September 30, 2014: The plat, in 1 sheet, representing the dependent resurvey of the Fifth Standard Parallel North through a portion of Range 51 East, the west boundary and a portion of the subdivisional lines, Township 25 North, Range 51 East, Mount Diablo Meridian, Nevada, under Group No. 924, was accepted September 29, 2014. This survey was executed to meet certain administrative needs of the BLM and to locate specific federal interest lands for Barrick Gold Exploration, Inc. The surveys listed above are now the basic record for describing the lands for all authorized purposes. These surveys have been placed in the open files in the BLM Nevada State Office and are available to the public as a matter of information. Copies of the surveys and related field notes may be furnished to the public upon payment of the appropriate fees. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 221 (Monday, November 17, 2014)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2014-27101]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-HQ-IA-2014-N237; FXIA16710900000-156-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 
December 17, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Brenda Tapia, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of 
Management Authority, Branch of Permits, MS: IA, 5275 Leesburg Pike, 
Falls Church, VA 22041; fax (703) 358-2281; or email DMAFR@fws.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, (703) 358-2104 
(telephone); (703) 358-2281 (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.), and the 
Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et 
seq.), along with Executive Order 13576, ``Delivering an Efficient, 
Effective, and

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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: Lim Morakod, Lake Forest, CA; PRT-44272A
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for the radiated tortoise (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: Valarie Holt, Moapa, NV; PRT-165748
    The applicant requests amendment of a captive-bred wildlife 
registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) to add cotton-top tamarin (Saguinus 
oedipus) to enhance the species' propagation or survival. This 
notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 
5-year period.
Applicant: S & B Enterprises, Mountain Home, TX; PRT-43494B
    The applicant requests a permit to take up to five captive held 
Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx) per year under his Captive Bred Wildlife 
Registration for the purpose of 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: Mark Alger, Flagstaff, AZ; PRT-42321B

Applicant: Pete Brownell, Montezuma, IA; PRT-43912B

Applicant: Randy Gisvold, Carrington, ND; PRT-42412B

Applicant: Ryan Ringer, Gold Beach, OR; PRT-49584B

Applicant: Chet Fenimore, Austin, TX; PRT-49574B

Brenda Tapia,
Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of 
Management Authority.
[FR Doc. 2014-27101 Filed 11-14-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-55-P