Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit, 3249-3251 [2015-00916]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 14 / Thursday, January 22, 2015 / Notices ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES. In addition to those disclosures generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. Section 552a(b) of the Privacy Act, all or a portion of the records or information contained in this system may be disclosed outside HUD as a routine use pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as follows: 1. To Econometrica and Urban Institute staff to track study participants and locate participants for a future follow-up interview. Staff may also use the data files to match with other datasets for tracking purposes, such as change of address and credit bureau databases. 2. To appropriate agencies, entities, and persons to the extent that such disclosures are compatible with the purpose for which the records in this system were collected, as set forth by Appendix I 1—HUD’s Library of Routine Uses published in the Federal Register (July 17, 2012, at 77 FR 41996); and 3. To appropriate agencies, entities, and persons when: (a) HUD suspects or has confirmed that the security or confidentiality of information in a system of records has been compromised; (b) HUD has determined that as a result of the suspected or confirmed compromise, there is a risk of harm to economic or property interests, identity theft or fraud, or harm to the security or integrity of systems or programs (whether maintained by HUD or another agency or entity) that rely upon the compromised information; and (c) the disclosure made to such agencies, entities, and persons is reasonably necessary to assist in connection with HUD’s efforts to respond to the suspected or confirmed compromise and prevent, minimize, or remedy such harm for purposes of facilitating responses and remediation efforts in the event of a data breach. POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES STORAGE: All data collected will be input and stored in a secure database. Hard-copy materials containing respondent identifying information will be locked up when not in use. PII will be accessible to the research team only at the Urban Institute and SSRS system locations. Transfer of PII between HUD and HUD’s contractors through secure file transfer protocol or transportable media encryption or a similar standard. 1 http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/ huddoc?id=append1.pdf. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:09 Jan 21, 2015 Jkt 235001 All hard-copy materials, including completed forms and electronic records on transportable media, will be kept in locked cabinets when not in use. In addition, data on transportable media will be encrypted. Records with PII will not be printed. RETRIEVABILITY: The contact database will include personal identifiers that can be used to locate records to update residents’ whereabouts following enrollment into the outcomes study. Records within the contact database can be retrieved by name, home address, telephone number, and personal email address. RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: The retention and disposal procedures will be in keeping with HUD’s records management policies as described in 44 U.S.C. 3101 and 3303. Records will be maintained for a period not to exceed five years. All PII associated with the project will be destroyed by Econometrica, Inc. and their subcontractors or otherwise rendered irrecoverable per NIST SP 800–88 ‘‘Guidelines for Media Sanitization’’ (September 2006) at the end of the contract. At the end of the contract, paper-based records that do not need to be retained will be shredded and the remainder of the files will be shredded after the three-year retention period required in the contract. Carol Star, Director, Division of Program Evaluation, Office of Policy Development and Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, Telephone Number (202) 402–6139. For information, assistance, or inquiries about the existence of records, contact the Chief Privacy Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Room 4156, Washington, DC 20410 (Attention: Capitol View Building, 4th Floor), telephone number: (202) 402– 8073. Verification of your identity must include original signature and be notarized. Written request must include the full name, Social Security Number, date of birth, current address, and telephone number of the individual making the request. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: The Department’s rules for contesting contents of records and appealing initial denials appear in 24 CFR part 16. Additional assistance may be obtained Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Initial contact information will be extracted from the HUD’s Inventory Management System, also known as Public and Indian Housing Information Center (PIC). Any necessary updates to this contact information will be provided directly from HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration participants who have agreed to be part of the outcomes study. The records stored in the contact database will include information that can be used to locate residents’ whereabouts following enrollment into the outcomes study. This data will be supplied exclusively by the individuals themselves. SYSTEMS EXEMPTED FROM CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF THE ACT: None. [FR Doc. 2015–01029 Filed 1–21–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–HQ–IA–2015–N110; FXIA16710900000–156–FF09A30000] Endangered Species; Receipt of Applications for Permit Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit. AGENCY: NOTIFICATION AND RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Frm 00037 by contacting: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Chief Privacy Officer, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20410 (Attention: Capitol View Building, 4th Floor), telephone number: (202) 402–8073 or the HUD Departmental Privacy Appeals Officers, Office of General Counsel, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington DC 20410. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: PO 00000 3249 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 February 23, 2015. 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. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\22JAN1.SGM 22JAN1 3250 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 14 / Thursday, January 22, 2015 / Notices cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, (703) 358–2104 (telephone); (703) 358–2281 (fax); DMAFR@fws.gov (email). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Public Comment Procedures tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 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 VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:09 Jan 21, 2015 Jkt 235001 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: State of Hawaii DLNR/ DOFAW, Honolulu, HI; PRT–47832B The applicant requests a permit to import 800 live whole plants and 133 phytatrays of gametophytes of Diellia (Diellia erecta), 951 live whole plants and 121 phytatrays of gametophytes of Diellia plants (Diellia mannii), and 1030 live whole plants and 117 phytatrays of gametophytes of Diellia plants (Diellia pallida) for the purpose of scientific research. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Applicant: Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Bay Lake, FL; PRT–42545B The applicant requests a permit to import one captive-born Mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 1-year period. Applicant: Friends of the Zoo, Inc., Kansas City Zoo, Kansas City, MO; PRT–36026B The applicant requests a permit to import one female captive born whitecheeked gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) from the Perth Zoo, South Perth, Australia, for the purpose of enhancement of the species through captive propagation and conservation education. Applicant: Charles Mercer, dba NBJ Zoological Park, Spring Branch, TX; PRT–751619 The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for species listed below to PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 enhance the species’ propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Species Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx) Scimitar-horned (Oryx dammah) Dama gazelle (Nanger dama) Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) Brown lemur (Lemur fulvus fulvus) Diana monkey (Cercopithecus diana) Lar Gibbon (Hylobates lar) Applicant: Wild Wilderness DriveThrough Safari, Gentry, AR; PRT– 28258A The applicant request the renewal of a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species, to enhance their propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Species Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) Black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata) Brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus) Cottontop tamarin (Saguinus oedipus) Mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) Leopard (Panthera pardus) Onager or kulan (Equus hemionus) Przewalski’s horse (Equus przewalskii) Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx) Red lechwe (Kobus leche) Golden parakeet (Guaruba guarouba) Radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata) Galapagos tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra) Applicant: National Aviary in Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; PRT–703721 The applicant request the renewal of a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species, to enhance their propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Species Golden parakeet (Guaruba guarouba) Rothschild’s starling (Leucopsar rothschildi) White-naped crane (Grus vipio) Japanese crane (Grus japonensis) Andean condor (Vultur gryphus) Pink pigeon (Columba mayeri) Hooded parrot (Psephotus dissimilis) Red siskin (Carduelis cucullata) Applicant: Jordan Mercer, Micanopy, FL; PRT–18705B The applicant requests an amendment of their captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) to add Galapagos tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra) to their registration to enhance the species’ propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be E:\FR\FM\22JAN1.SGM 22JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 14 / Thursday, January 22, 2015 / Notices conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: William Lehrer, Kingswood, TX; PRT–48446B Applicant: Lucky 7 Exotics Ranch, Eden, TX; PRT–70466A Applicant: Nicholas Sackman, Sleepy Hollow, NY; PRT–46358B The applicant requests an amendment of their permit authorizing interstate and foreign commerce, export, and cull of excess Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx), barasingha (Rucervus duvaucelii), and red lechwe (Kobus leche), from the captive herd maintained at their facility, 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. Applicant: Peter Stein, South Windsor, CT; PRT–165944 Applicant: Elizabeth Krottinger, Wichita Falls, TX; PRT–43489B Applicant: Austin Nick, Sands Point, NY; PRT–51146B Applicant: Turner Butts, Spring, TX; PRT–54323B Applicant: Joseph Borgesen, Clarkston, MI; PRT–54411B Applicant: James Pollard, Nipomo, CA; PRT–52812B Applicant: William Bachenberg, Allentown, PA; PRT–53625B Applicant: Essa Kawaja, Houston, TX; PRT–52838B The applicant request the renewal of a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) to enhance the species propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. Applicant: Minnesota Zoological Gardens, Apply Valley, MN; PRT– 50631B DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR 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. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [MMAA104000] Outer Continental Shelf Official Protraction Diagrams and Supplemental Official Outer Continental Shelf Block Diagrams Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), Interior. ACTION: Availability of revised North American Datum of 1927 (NAD 27) Outer Continental Shelf Official Protraction Diagrams and Two Lease Maps Diagrams. AGENCY: Multiple Applicants 18:09 Jan 21, 2015 BILLING CODE 4310–55–P Bureau of Ocean Energy Management The applicant requests a permit to import one male captive-bred Amur tiger (Panthera tigris altaica), for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species through zoological display and propagation. VerDate Sep<11>2014 [FR Doc. 2015–00916 Filed 1–21–15; 8:45 am] Jkt 235001 Notice is hereby given that effective with this publication, certain NAD 27-based Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Official Protraction Diagrams (OPDs) and two Lease Maps depicting geographic areas located in the Gulf of Mexico with revision dates as indicated are now available. BOEM, in accordance with its authority and responsibility under the OCS Lands Act, is updating the maps used for the description of renewable energy, mineral, and oil and gas lease sales in the geographic areas they represent. BOEM produces and maintains the official marine cadastre for the OCS areas of the United States. The marine cadastre is a comprehensive spatial data infrastructure whereby rights, restrictions and responsibilities in the marine environment can be assessed, SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 3251 administered and managed. The marine cadastre includes the block grids and official boundaries, which provide the base for nearly all of the BOEM offshore maps and leasing processes. It also gives BOEM the means to define, describe, analyze, and account for every acre/ hectare of federal offshore submerged lands. Pursuant to the ‘‘Agreement between the United Mexican States and the United States of America Concerning Transboundary Hydrocarbon Reservoirs in the Gulf of Mexico,’’ which went into effect on July 18, 2014, certain activities carried out within three (3) statute miles of the U.S.-Mexico maritime boundary in the Gulf of Mexico trigger obligations for the United States related to such activities within its jurisdiction. The following OPDs and Lease Maps (dated October 1, 2014) have been revised to reflect this ‘‘Transboundary Three Statute Mile Line.’’ Outer Continental Shelf Official Protraction Diagrams in the Gulf of Mexico Description/Date NG14–06 (Port Isabel)—10/01/2014 NG15–04 (Alaminos Canyon)—10/01/ 2014 NG15–05 (Keathley Canyon)—10/01/ 2014 NG15–08 (Sigsbee Escarpment)—10/01/ 2014 NG15–09 (Amery Terrace)—10/01/2014 NG16–07 (Lund South)—10/01/2014 TX1 (South Padre Island Area)—10/01/ 2014 TX1A (South Padre Island Area, East Addition)—10/01/2014 Copies of the revised OPDs and two lease maps are available for download in .pdf format from http://www.boem.gov/ Official-Protraction-Diagrams/. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Douglas Vandegraft, Chief, Mapping and Boundary Branch at (703) 787–1312 or via email at Doug.Vandegraft@ boem.gov. Dated: January 12, 2015. Abigail Ross Hopper, Director, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. 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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-HQ-IA-2015-N110; 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 
February 23, 2015.

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.

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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.), 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: State of Hawaii DLNR/DOFAW, Honolulu, HI; PRT-47832B
    The applicant requests a permit to import 800 live whole plants and 
133 phytatrays of gametophytes of Diellia (Diellia erecta), 951 live 
whole plants and 121 phytatrays of gametophytes of Diellia plants 
(Diellia mannii), and 1030 live whole plants and 117 phytatrays of 
gametophytes of Diellia plants (Diellia pallida) for the purpose of 
scientific research. This notification covers activities to be 
conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.
Applicant: Disney's Animal Kingdom, Bay Lake, FL; PRT-42545B
    The applicant requests a permit to import one captive-born Mandrill 
(Mandrillus sphinx) for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of 
the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the 
applicant over a 1-year period.
Applicant: Friends of the Zoo, Inc., Kansas City Zoo, Kansas City, MO; 
PRT-36026B
    The applicant requests a permit to import one female captive born 
white-cheeked gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) from the Perth Zoo, South 
Perth, Australia, for the purpose of enhancement of the species through 
captive propagation and conservation education.
Applicant: Charles Mercer, dba NBJ Zoological Park, Spring Branch, TX; 
PRT-751619
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for 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
Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx)
Scimitar-horned (Oryx dammah)
Dama gazelle (Nanger dama)
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta)
Brown lemur (Lemur fulvus fulvus)
Diana monkey (Cercopithecus diana)
Lar Gibbon (Hylobates lar)
Applicant: Wild Wilderness Drive-Through Safari, Gentry, AR; PRT-28258A
    The applicant request the renewal of a captive-bred wildlife 
registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species, to 
enhance their propagation or survival. This notification covers 
activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.

Species
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta)
Black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata)
Brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus)
Cottontop tamarin (Saguinus oedipus)
Mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx)
Leopard (Panthera pardus)
Onager or kulan (Equus hemionus)
Przewalski's horse (Equus przewalskii)
Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx)
Red lechwe (Kobus leche)
Golden parakeet (Guaruba guarouba)
Radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata)
Galapagos tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra)
Applicant: National Aviary in Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; PRT-703721
    The applicant request the renewal of a captive-bred wildlife 
registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species, to 
enhance their propagation or survival. This notification covers 
activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.

Species
Golden parakeet (Guaruba guarouba)
Rothschild's starling (Leucopsar rothschildi)
White-naped crane (Grus vipio)
Japanese crane (Grus japonensis)
Andean condor (Vultur gryphus)
Pink pigeon (Columba mayeri)
Hooded parrot (Psephotus dissimilis)
Red siskin (Carduelis cucullata)
Applicant: Jordan Mercer, Micanopy, FL; PRT-18705B
    The applicant requests an amendment of their captive-bred wildlife 
registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) to add Galapagos tortoise 
(Chelonoidis nigra) to their registration to enhance the species' 
propagation or survival. This notification covers activities to be

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conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.
Applicant: Lucky 7 Exotics Ranch, Eden, TX; PRT-70466A
    The applicant requests an amendment of their permit authorizing 
interstate and foreign commerce, export, and cull of excess Arabian 
oryx (Oryx leucoryx), barasingha (Rucervus duvaucelii), and red lechwe 
(Kobus leche), from the captive herd maintained at their facility, 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.
Applicant: Peter Stein, South Windsor, CT; PRT-165944
    The applicant request the renewal of a captive-bred wildlife 
registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for radiated tortoise (Geochelone 
radiata) to enhance the species propagation or survival. This 
notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 
5-year period.
Applicant: Minnesota Zoological Gardens, Apply Valley, MN; PRT-50631B
    The applicant requests a permit to import one male captive-bred 
Amur tiger (Panthera tigris altaica), for the purpose of enhancement of 
the survival of the species through zoological display and propagation.
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: William Lehrer, Kingswood, TX; PRT-48446B
Applicant: Nicholas Sackman, Sleepy Hollow, NY; PRT-46358B
Applicant: Elizabeth Krottinger, Wichita Falls, TX; PRT-43489B
Applicant: Austin Nick, Sands Point, NY; PRT-51146B
Applicant: Turner Butts, Spring, TX; PRT-54323B
Applicant: Joseph Borgesen, Clarkston, MI; PRT-54411B
Applicant: James Pollard, Nipomo, CA; PRT-52812B
Applicant: William Bachenberg, Allentown, PA; PRT-53625B
Applicant: Essa Kawaja, Houston, TX; PRT-52838B

Brenda Tapia,
Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of 
Management Authority.
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