Endangered and Threatened Species; Receipt of Recovery Permit Application, 35124 [2019-15477]

Download as PDF 35124 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 140 / Monday, July 22, 2019 / Notices implementing regulations (40 CFR 1506.6 and 43 CFR 46.305). Scott Sobiech, Acting Field Supervisor, Carlsbad Fish and Wildlife Office, Carlsbad, California. [FR Doc. 2019–15494 Filed 7–19–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4333–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–R5–ES–2019–N089; FXES11130500000–190–FF05E00000] Endangered and Threatened Species; Receipt of Recovery Permit Application AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. Notice of receipt of permit application; request for comments. ACTION: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, have received an application for an amendment to a current permit to conduct activities intended to enhance the propagation or survival of endangered or threatened species under the Endangered Species Act. We invite the public and local, State, Tribal, and Federal agencies to comment on this application. Before issuing the requested permit, we will jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Application No. Applicant TE86602C .............. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery, WV. take into consideration any information that we receive during the public comment period. DATES: We must receive your written comments on or before August 21, 2019. ADDRESSES: Use one of the following methods to request documents or submit comments. Requests and comments should specify the applicant name and application number (provided below in SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Email: permitsR5ES@fws.gov. • U.S. Mail: Abby Gelb, Ecological Services, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 300 Westgate Center Dr., Hadley, MA 01035. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Abby Gelb, 413–253–8212 (phone), or permitsR5ES@fws.gov (email). Individuals who are hearing or speech impaired may call the Federal Relay Service at 1–800–877–8339 for TTY assistance. We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on an application for a permit under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). The requested permit would allow the applicant to conduct activities intended to promote recovery of species that are listed as SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Species Location endangered or threatened under the ESA. Background With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits activities that constitute take of listed species unless a Federal permit is issued that allows such activity. The ESA’s definition of ‘‘take’’ includes such activities as pursuing, harassing, trapping, capturing, or collecting in addition to hunting, shooting, harming, wounding, or killing. A recovery permit issued by us under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the ESA authorizes the permittee to conduct activities with endangered or threatened species for scientific purposes that promote recovery or for enhancement of propagation or survival of the species. Our regulations implementing section 10(a)(1)(A) for these permits are found in title 50 of the Code of Federal Regulations 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. Permit Applications Available for Review and Comment We invite local, State, and Federal agencies; Tribes; and the public to comment on the following application: Activity Add: Candy darter Kentucky, Ohio, Penn(Etheostoma osburni). sylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia. Permit action Type of take Propagation, survey, research. Collect, hold, release, introduce. Amend. Public Availability of Comments Next Steps DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Written comments we receive become part of the administrative record associated with this action. 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 request in your comment that we withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Moreover, all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, will be made available for public disclosure in their entirety. If we decide to issue an amended permit to the applicant listed in this notice, we will publish a notice in the Federal Register. U.S. Geological Survey VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:11 Jul 19, 2019 Jkt 247001 Authority Section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). Martin Miller, Chief, Division of Endangered Species Ecological Services, Northeast Region. [FR Doc. 2019–15477 Filed 7–19–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4333–15–P PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [GX19GG00995TR00] Public Meeting of the Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee U.S. Geological Survey, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the U.S. Geological Survey is hereby giving notice that the Scientific Earthquake Studies Advisory Committee will meet as noted below. DATES: The meeting will be held on August 6, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and August 7, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Golden Hotel, 800 11th Street, Mesa SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\22JYN1.SGM 22JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 140 (Monday, July 22, 2019)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R5-ES-2019-N089; FXES11130500000-190-FF05E00000]


Endangered and Threatened Species; Receipt of Recovery Permit 
Application

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of permit application; request for comments.

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SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, have received an 
application for an amendment to a current permit to conduct activities 
intended to enhance the propagation or survival of endangered or 
threatened species under the Endangered Species Act. We invite the 
public and local, State, Tribal, and Federal agencies to comment on 
this application. Before issuing the requested permit, we will take 
into consideration any information that we receive during the public 
comment period.

DATES: We must receive your written comments on or before August 21, 
2019.

ADDRESSES: Use one of the following methods to request documents or 
submit comments. Requests and comments should specify the applicant 
name and application number (provided below in SUPPLEMENTARY 
INFORMATION:
     Email: [email protected].
     U.S. Mail: Abby Gelb, Ecological Services, U.S. Fish and 
Wildlife Service, 300 Westgate Center Dr., Hadley, MA 01035.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Abby Gelb, 413-253-8212 (phone), or 
[email protected] (email). Individuals who are hearing or speech 
impaired may call the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339 for TTY 
assistance.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 
invite the public to comment on an application for a permit under 
section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended 
(ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). The requested permit would allow the 
applicant to conduct activities intended to promote recovery of species 
that are listed as endangered or threatened under the ESA.

Background

    With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits activities that constitute 
take of listed species unless a Federal permit is issued that allows 
such activity. The ESA's definition of ``take'' includes such 
activities as pursuing, harassing, trapping, capturing, or collecting 
in addition to hunting, shooting, harming, wounding, or killing.
    A recovery permit issued by us under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the ESA 
authorizes the permittee to conduct activities with endangered or 
threatened species for scientific purposes that promote recovery or for 
enhancement of propagation or survival of the species. Our regulations 
implementing section 10(a)(1)(A) for these permits are found in title 
50 of the Code of Federal Regulations 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.

Permit Applications Available for Review and Comment

    We invite local, State, and Federal agencies; Tribes; and the 
public to comment on the following application:

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     Application No.             Applicant              Species              Location              Activity            Type of take       Permit action
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TE86602C.................  U.S. Fish and         Add: Candy darter     Kentucky, Ohio,       Propagation, survey,  Collect, hold,       Amend.
                            Wildlife Service,     (Etheostoma           Pennsylvania,         research.             release, introduce.
                            White Sulphur         osburni).             Tennessee,
                            Springs National                            Virginia, West
                            Fish Hatchery, WV.                          Virginia.
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Public Availability of Comments

    Written comments we receive become part of the administrative 
record associated with this action. 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 request in your comment that we 
withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we 
cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Moreover, all 
submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals 
identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations 
or businesses, will be made available for public disclosure in their 
entirety.

Next Steps

    If we decide to issue an amended permit to the applicant listed in 
this notice, we will publish a notice in the Federal Register.

Authority

    Section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 
U.S.C. 1531 et seq.).

Martin Miller,
Chief, Division of Endangered Species Ecological Services, Northeast 
Region.
[FR Doc. 2019-15477 Filed 7-19-19; 8:45 am]
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