Marine Mammals and Endangered Species, 64114 [2018-26996]

Download as PDF 64114 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 239 / Thursday, December 13, 2018 / Notices Coastal Zone Management Program Administration Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; issuance of permits and permit amendments. Dated November 26, 2018. Keelin Kuipers, Deputy Director, Office for Coastal Management, National Ocean Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. [FR Doc. 2018–27046 Filed 12–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–08–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Marine Mammals and Endangered Species National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and AGENCY: amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Notice is hereby given that permits or permit amendments have been issued to the following entities under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) and the Endangered Species Act (ESA), as applicable. ADDRESSES: The permits and related documents are available for review upon written request or by appointment in the Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone: (301) 427–8401; fax: (301) 713–0376. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Skidmore (Permit No. 17429– SUMMARY: RIN Applicant 17429–01 ..... 0648–XC766 21425 ........... 0648–XG297 21678 ........... 0648–XG320 Sea Life Park Hawaii, 41–202 Kalanianaole Highway No. 7. Waimanalo, HI 96795 (Responsible Party: Valerie King) Point Blue Conservation Science, 3820 Cypress Drive #11, Petaluma, CA 94954, (Responsible Party: Grant Ballard, Ph.D.). John Calambokidis, Cascadia Research Collective, Waterstreet Building Suite 201, 218 1⁄2 West Fourth Ave., Olympia, WA 98501. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:12 Dec 12, 2018 Jkt 247001 October 3, 2018. 83 FR 47606; September 20, 2018. November 7, 2018. 83 FR 35621; July 27, 2018 November 15, 2018. [FR Doc. 2018–26996 Filed 12–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XG664 Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting (webinar). AGENCY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will host a webinar meeting of the Area 2A Pacific halibut governmental management entities. This meeting is open to the public. DATES: The webinar meeting will be held on Thursday, January 3, 2019, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. SUMMARY: Frm 00018 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Permit or amendment issuance date 79 FR 1834; January 10, 2014. Dated: December 10, 2018. Julia Marie Harrison, Chief, Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. PO 00000 Notices were published in the Federal Register on the dates listed below that requests for a permit or permit amendment had been submitted by the below-named applicants. To locate the Federal Register notice that announced our receipt of the application and a complete description of the research, go to www.federalregister.gov and search on the permit number provided in the table below. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Previous Federal Register notice Permit No. In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), a final determination has been made that the activities proposed are categorically excluded from the requirement to prepare an environmental assessment or environmental impact statement. As required by the ESA, as applicable, issuance of these permit was based on a finding that such permits: (1) Were applied for in good faith; (2) will not operate to the disadvantage of such endangered species; and (3) are consistent with the purposes and policies set forth in Section 2 of the ESA. Authority: The requested permits have been issued under the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), the regulations governing the taking and importing of marine mammals (50 CFR part 216), the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), and the regulations governing the taking, importing, and exporting of endangered and threatened species (50 CFR parts 222–226), as applicable. 01), Carrie Hubard (Permit No. 21678), and Sara Young (Permit No. 21425); at (301) 427–8401. The meeting will be held via webinar. A public listening station is available at the Pacific Council office (address below). To attend the webinar (1) join the meeting by visiting this link https://www.gotomeeting.com/webinar, (2) enter the Webinar ID: 991–995–667, and (3) enter your name and email address (required). After logging in to the webinar, please (1) dial this TOLL number 1 (562) 247–8321 (not a toll-free number), (2) enter the attendee phone audio access code 906–460–333, and (3) then enter your audio phone pin (shown after joining the webinar). NOTE: We have disabled Mic/Speakers as an option and require all participants to use a telephone or cell phone to participate. Technical Information and system requirements: PC-based attendees are required to use Windows® 7, Vista, or XP; Mac®-based attendees are required to use Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer; Mobile attendees are required to use iPhone®, iPad®, AndroidTM phone or Android tablet (See the https:// www.gotomeeting.com/webinar/ipadiphone-android-webinar-apps). You may send an email to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt at Kris.Kleinschmidt@ noaa.gov or contact him at (503) 820– 2280, extension 411 for technical assistance. ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\13DEN1.SGM 13DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 239 (Thursday, December 13, 2018)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2018-26996]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Marine Mammals and Endangered Species

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice; issuance of permits and permit amendments.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that permits or permit amendments have 
been issued to the following entities under the Marine Mammal 
Protection Act (MMPA) and the Endangered Species Act (ESA), as 
applicable.

ADDRESSES: The permits and related documents are available for review 
upon written request or by appointment in the Permits and Conservation 
Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, 
Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910; phone: (301) 427-8401; fax: (301) 
713-0376.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Skidmore (Permit No. 17429-
01), Carrie Hubard (Permit No. 21678), and Sara Young (Permit No. 
21425); at (301) 427-8401.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notices were published in the Federal 
Register on the dates listed below that requests for a permit or permit 
amendment had been submitted by the below-named applicants. To locate 
the Federal Register notice that announced our receipt of the 
application and a complete description of the research, go to 
www.federalregister.gov and search on the permit number provided in the 
table below.

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                                                                  Previous Federal  Permit or amendment issuance
     Permit No.              RIN                Applicant         Register notice               date
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17429-01...........  0648-XC766........  Sea Life Park Hawaii,   79 FR 1834;        October 3, 2018.
                                          41-202 Kalanianaole     January 10, 2014.
                                          Highway No. 7.
                                         Waimanalo, HI 96795
                                          (Responsible Party:
                                          Valerie King).
21425..............  0648-XG297........  Point Blue              83 FR 47606;       November 7, 2018.
                                          Conservation Science,   September 20,
                                          3820 Cypress Drive      2018.
                                          #11, Petaluma, CA
                                          94954, (Responsible
                                          Party: Grant Ballard,
                                          Ph.D.).
21678..............  0648-XG320........  John Calambokidis,      83 FR 35621; July  November 15, 2018.
                                          Cascadia Research       27, 2018.
                                          Collective,
                                          Waterstreet Building
                                          Suite 201, 218 \1/2\
                                          West Fourth Ave.,
                                          Olympia, WA 98501.
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    In compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
(42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.), a final determination has been made that the 
activities proposed are categorically excluded from the requirement to 
prepare an environmental assessment or environmental impact statement.
    As required by the ESA, as applicable, issuance of these permit was 
based on a finding that such permits: (1) Were applied for in good 
faith; (2) will not operate to the disadvantage of such endangered 
species; and (3) are consistent with the purposes and policies set 
forth in Section 2 of the ESA.
    Authority: The requested permits have been issued under the Marine 
Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), the 
regulations governing the taking and importing of marine mammals (50 
CFR part 216), the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 
U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), and the regulations governing the taking, 
importing, and exporting of endangered and threatened species (50 CFR 
parts 222-226), as applicable.

    Dated: December 10, 2018.
Julia Marie Harrison,
Chief, Permits and Conservation Division, Office of Protected 
Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2018-26996 Filed 12-12-18; 8:45 am]
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