Foreign Endangered Species; Receipt of Permit Applications, 42005-42007 [2019-17589]

Download as PDF 42005 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 159 / Friday, August 16, 2019 / Notices Permit Application No. Applicant Species/numbers Location Activity Type of take Rusty patched bumble bee (Bombus affinis) ..................... Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. Wisconsin ................ Presence/absence surveys and population monitoring. Capture with aerial hand nets, handle, and photograph. New. Presence/absence surveys and population monitoring. Tagging of sea turtles prior to release following rehabilitation and nest monitoring. Capture, handle, identify, and release. Insert PIT tag, attach flipper tag, attach satellite tag, use temperature loggers at nests, and excavate nests. Capture, mark, radiotag, release, and recapture. Amendment. TE 46522D–0 .......... John Enz, Jacksonville University, Ponte Vedra, FL. TE 171516–7 .......... Copperhead Environ- Sheepnose mussel (Plethobasus cyphyus), snuffbox musmental Consulting, sel (Epioblasma triquetra), and spectaclecase mussel Inc., Paint Lick, KY. (Cumberlandia monodonta). The Institute for MaLoggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta), green sea turtle rine Mammal Stud(Chelonia mydas), leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys ies, Gulfport, MS. coriacea), hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata), Kemp’s ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii), and olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea). TE 12392A–3 .......... TE 49280D–0 .......... The Nature Conservancy, Vancleave, MS. Alabama red-bellied turtle (Pseudemys alabamensis) ....... Authority We publish this notice under section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). Franklin Arnold, Deputy Assistant Regional Director, Ecological Services, Southeast Region. [FR Doc. 2019–17611 Filed 8–15–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4333–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2019–0082; FXIA16710900000–190–FF09A30000] Foreign Endangered Species; Receipt of Permit Applications Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of receipt of permit applications; request for comments. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on applications to conduct certain activities with foreign species that are listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits activities with listed species unless Federal authorization is issued that allows such activities. The ESA also requires that we invite public comment before issuing permits for any activity khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:10 Aug 15, 2019 Jkt 247001 Mississippi ............... Mississippi ............... otherwise prohibited by the ESA with respect to any endangered species. We must receive comments by September 16, 2019. DATES: Obtaining Documents: The applications, application supporting materials, and any comments and other materials that we receive will be available for public inspection at http:// www.regulations.gov in Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2019–0082. Submitting Comments: When submitting comments, please specify the name of the applicant and the permit number at the beginning of your comment. You may submit comments by one of the following methods: • Internet: http:// www.regulations.gov. Search for and submit comments on Docket No. FWS– HQ–IA–2019–0082. • U.S. mail or hand-delivery: Public Comments Processing, Attn: Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2019–0082; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters, MS: PERMA; 5275 Leesburg Pike; Falls Church, VA 22041–3803. For more information, see Public Comment Procedures under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, by phone at 703–358– 2104, via email at DMAFR@fws.gov, or via the Federal Relay Service at 800– 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Population monitoring and research on habitat use. Permit action Renewal and Amendment. New. I. Public Comment Procedures A. How do I comment on submitted applications? We invite the public and local, State, Tribal, and Federal agencies to comment on these applications. Before issuing any of the requested permits, we will take into consideration any information that we receive during the public comment period. You may submit your comments and materials by one of the methods in ADDRESSES. We will not consider comments sent by email or fax, or to an address not in ADDRESSES. We will not consider or include in our administrative record comments we receive after the close of the comment period (see DATES). When submitting comments, please specify the name of the applicant and the permit number at the beginning of your comment. Provide sufficient information 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. B. May I review comments submitted by others? You may view and comment on others’ public comments at http:// E:\FR\FM\16AUN1.SGM 16AUN1 42006 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 159 / Friday, August 16, 2019 / Notices www.regulations.gov, unless our allowing so would violate the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) or Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). C. Who will see my comments? If you submit a comment at http:// www.regulations.gov, your entire comment, including any personal identifying information, will be posted on the website. If you submit a hardcopy comment that includes personal identifying information, such as your address, phone number, or email address, you may request at the top of your document that we withhold this information from public review. However, 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. II. Background To help us carry out our conservation responsibilities for affected species, and in consideration of section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), we invite public comments on permit applications before final action is taken. With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits certain activities with listed species unless Federal authorization is issued that allows such activities. Permits issued under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the ESA allow otherwise prohibited activities for scientific purposes or to enhance the propagation or survival of the affected species. Service regulations regarding prohibited activities with endangered species, captive-bred wildlife registrations, and permits for any activity otherwise prohibited by the ESA with respect to any endangered species are available in title 50 of the Code of Federal Regulations in part 17. khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES III. Permit Applications We invite comments on the following applications. Applicant: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Coastal Ecological Services Field Office, Corpus Christi, TX; Permit No. 35574D The applicant requests a permit to import 9 male and 2 female wild caught Kemp’s ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempii) from Cayman Turtle Centre: Island Wildlife Encounter, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands for the purpose of enhancing the propagation or survival of the species. This notification is for a single import. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:10 Aug 15, 2019 Jkt 247001 Applicant: Zoological Society of Philadelphia dba Philadelphia Zoo, Philadelphia, PA; Permit No. 43693D The applicant requests a permit to export 2 male captive-born western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) from the Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia, PA to the Zoo de Granby in Quebec, Canada for the purpose of enhancing the propagation or survival of the species. This notification is for a single export. Applicant: 4 J Conservation Center Inc., Dade City, FL; Permit No. 36848D The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta), black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata), and red ruffed lemur (Varecia rubra) to enhance the propagation or survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: Smithsonian National Zoological Park, Washington, DC; Permit No. 46629D The applicant requests a permit to export one male captive-born giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) to the China Conservation and Research Center for Giant Panda, Ya’an City, Sichuan, China, for the purpose of enhancing the propagation or survival of the species. This notification is for a single export. Applicant: Zoo Foundation dba Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Gulf Shores, AL; Permit No. 25202B The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g), to enhance the propagation or survival of the following species: black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata), red ruffed lemur (Varecia rubra), ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta), brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus), and leopard (Panthera pardus). This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5year period. Applicant: Potter Park Zoo, Ingham County, Lansing, MI; Permit No. 15052D The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species, to enhance the propagation or survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Common name Black rhinoceros ....... Golden lion tamarin ... PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Scientific name Diceros bicornis. Leontopithecus rosalia. Sfmt 4703 Common name Tiger .......................... Snow leopard ............ Mandrill ...................... Cottontop marmoset Scientific name Panthera tigris. Uncia uncia. Mandrillus sphinx. Saguinus oedipus. Applicant: John Seymour, Hunt, TX; Permit No. 13263B The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii) and Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx) to enhance the propagation or survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Applicant: Joann Holland, Indianapolis, IN; Permit No. 26837B The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for golden parakeet (Guarouba guarouba) to enhance the propagation or survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Applicant: Nashville Zoo at Grassmere, Nashville, TN; Permit No. 95132C On May 3, 2019, we published a Federal Register notice inviting the public to comment on an application for a captive-bred wildlife registration (84 FR 19103). The comment period closed on June 3, 2019. We are now reopening the comment period for this application, because our May 3, 2019, notice listed seven species, inadvertently omitting one species, the tiger (Panthera tigris). The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following eight species, to enhance the propagation or survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period. Common name Baird’s tapir ............... Clouded leopard ........ Cotton-top tamarin .... Red-ruffed lemur ....... Ring-tailed lemur ....... Siamang .................... Northern whitecheeked gibbon. Tiger .......................... Scientific name Tapirus bairdii. Neofelis nebulosi. Saguinus oedipus. Varecia rubra. Lemur catta. Symphalangus syndactylus. Nomascus leucogenys. Panthera tigris. Multiple Trophy Applicants The following applicants request permits to import sport-hunted trophies of 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 enhancing the propagation or survival of the species. Applicant: James Lines, Colleyville, TX; Permit No. 40226D E:\FR\FM\16AUN1.SGM 16AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 159 / Friday, August 16, 2019 / Notices Applicant: Robert Buker, Moore Haven, FL; Permit No. 41797D Applicant: Steven Fetters, Saint Joe, IN; Permit No. 46627D Applicant: Robert Anderson, Deer Island, OR; Permit No. 46994D Applicant: Bernard McMasters, Belton, TX; Permit No. 46595D IV. Next Steps After the comment period closes, we will make decisions regarding permit issuance. If we issue permits to any of the applicants listed in this notice, we will publish a notice in the Federal Register. You may locate the notice announcing the permit issuance by searching http://www.regulations.gov for the permit number listed above in this document. For example, to find information about the potential issuance of Permit No. 12345A, you would go to regulations.gov and search for ‘‘12345A’’. V. Authority We issue this notice under the authority of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), and its implementing regulations. Brenda Tapia, Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. [FR Doc. 2019–17589 Filed 8–15–19; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2019–0072; FXIA16710900000–190–FF09A30000] Foreign Endangered Species; Receipt of Permit Applications Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of receipt of permit applications; request for comments. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on applications to conduct certain activities with foreign species that are listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits activities with listed species unless Federal authorization is issued that allows such activities. The ESA also requires that we invite public comment before issuing permits for any activity otherwise prohibited by the ESA with respect to any endangered species. DATES: We must receive comments by September 16, 2019. khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 16:10 Aug 15, 2019 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, by phone at 703–358– 2104, via email at DMAFR@fws.gov, or via the Federal Relay Service at 800– 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Public Comment Procedures A. How do I comment on submitted applications? BILLING CODE 4333–15–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 Obtaining Documents: The applications, application supporting materials, and any comments and other materials that we receive will be available for public inspection at http:// www.regulations.gov in Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2019–0072. Submitting Comments: When submitting comments, please specify the name of the applicant and the permit number at the beginning of your comment. You may submit comments by one of the following methods: • Internet: http:// www.regulations.gov. Search for and submit comments on Docket No. FWS– HQ–IA–2019–0072. • U.S. mail or hand-delivery: Public Comments Processing, Attn: Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2019–0072; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters, MS: PERMA; 5275 Leesburg Pike; Falls Church, VA 22041–3803. For more information, see Public Comment Procedures under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. ADDRESSES: Jkt 247001 We invite the public and local, State, Tribal, and Federal agencies to comment on these applications. Before issuing any of the requested permits, we will take into consideration any information that we receive during the public comment period. You may submit your comments and materials by one of the methods in ADDRESSES. We will not consider comments sent by email or fax, or to an address not in ADDRESSES. We will not consider or include in our administrative record comments we receive after the close of the comment period (see DATES). When submitting comments, please specify the name of the applicant and the permit number at the beginning of your comment. Provide sufficient information 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. PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 42007 B. May I review comments submitted by others? You may view and comment on others’ public comments at http:// www.regulations.gov, unless our allowing so would violate the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) or Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552). C. Who will see my comments? If you submit a comment at http:// www.regulations.gov, your entire comment, including any personal identifying information, will be posted on the website. If you submit a hardcopy comment that includes personal identifying information, such as your address, phone number, or email address, you may request at the top of your document that we withhold this information from public review. However, 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. II. Background To help us carry out our conservation responsibilities for affected species, and in consideration of section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), we invite public comments on permit applications before final action is taken. With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits certain activities with listed species unless Federal authorization is issued that allows such activities. Permits issued under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the ESA allow otherwise prohibited activities for scientific purposes or to enhance the propagation or survival of the affected species. Service regulations regarding prohibited activities with endangered species, captive-bred wildlife registrations, and permits for any activity otherwise prohibited by the ESA with respect to any endangered species are available in title 50 of the Code of Federal Regulations in part 17. III. Permit Applications We invite comments on the following applications. Applicant: The Peregrine Fund, Inc., Boise, ID; Permit No. 065258 The applicant requests renewal of their import permit of biological samples derived from wild and captivebred hawks, falcons, vultures, eagles, and owls (Falconiformes and Strigiformes) for the purpose of scientific research. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 159 (Friday, August 16, 2019)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[Docket No. FWS-HQ-IA-2019-0082; FXIA16710900000-190-FF09A30000]


Foreign Endangered Species; Receipt of Permit Applications

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

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

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SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to 
comment on applications to conduct certain activities with foreign 
species that are listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act 
(ESA). With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits activities with listed 
species unless Federal authorization is issued that allows such 
activities. The ESA also requires that we invite public comment before 
issuing permits for any activity otherwise prohibited by the ESA with 
respect to any endangered species.

DATES: We must receive comments by September 16, 2019.

ADDRESSES: Obtaining Documents: The applications, application 
supporting materials, and any comments and other materials that we 
receive will be available for public inspection at http://www.regulations.gov in Docket No. FWS-HQ-IA-2019-0082.
    Submitting Comments: When submitting comments, please specify the 
name of the applicant and the permit number at the beginning of your 
comment. You may submit comments by one of the following methods:
     Internet: http://www.regulations.gov. Search for and 
submit comments on Docket No. FWS-HQ-IA-2019-0082.
     U.S. mail or hand-delivery: Public Comments Processing, 
Attn: Docket No. FWS-HQ-IA-2019-0082; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 
Headquarters, MS: PERMA; 5275 Leesburg Pike; Falls Church, VA 22041-
3803.
    For more information, see Public Comment Procedures under 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brenda Tapia, by phone at 703-358-
2104, via email at [email protected], or via the Federal Relay Service at 
800-877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Public Comment Procedures

A. How do I comment on submitted applications?

    We invite the public and local, State, Tribal, and Federal agencies 
to comment on these applications. Before issuing any of the requested 
permits, we will take into consideration any information that we 
receive during the public comment period.
    You may submit your comments and materials by one of the methods in 
ADDRESSES. We will not consider comments sent by email or fax, or to an 
address not in ADDRESSES. We will not consider or include in our 
administrative record comments we receive after the close of the 
comment period (see DATES).
    When submitting comments, please specify the name of the applicant 
and the permit number at the beginning of your comment. Provide 
sufficient information 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.

B. May I review comments submitted by others?

    You may view and comment on others' public comments at http://

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www.regulations.gov, unless our allowing so would violate the Privacy 
Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) or Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552).

C. Who will see my comments?

    If you submit a comment at http://www.regulations.gov, your entire 
comment, including any personal identifying information, will be posted 
on the website. If you submit a hardcopy comment that includes personal 
identifying information, such as your address, phone number, or email 
address, you may request at the top of your document that we withhold 
this information from public review. However, 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.

II. Background

    To help us carry out our conservation responsibilities for affected 
species, and in consideration of section 10(c) of the Endangered 
Species Act of 1973, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), we 
invite public comments on permit applications before final action is 
taken. With some exceptions, the ESA prohibits certain activities with 
listed species unless Federal authorization is issued that allows such 
activities. Permits issued under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the ESA allow 
otherwise prohibited activities for scientific purposes or to enhance 
the propagation or survival of the affected species. Service 
regulations regarding prohibited activities with endangered species, 
captive-bred wildlife registrations, and permits for any activity 
otherwise prohibited by the ESA with respect to any endangered species 
are available in title 50 of the Code of Federal Regulations in part 
17.

III. Permit Applications

    We invite comments on the following applications.

Applicant: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Coastal Ecological 
Services Field Office, Corpus Christi, TX; Permit No. 35574D
    The applicant requests a permit to import 9 male and 2 female wild 
caught Kemp's ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys kempii) from Cayman 
Turtle Centre: Island Wildlife Encounter, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands 
for the purpose of enhancing the propagation or survival of the 
species. This notification is for a single import.

Applicant: Zoological Society of Philadelphia dba Philadelphia Zoo, 
Philadelphia, PA; Permit No. 43693D
    The applicant requests a permit to export 2 male captive-born 
western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) from the 
Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia, PA to the Zoo de Granby in Quebec, 
Canada for the purpose of enhancing the propagation or survival of the 
species. This notification is for a single export.

Applicant: 4 J Conservation Center Inc., Dade City, FL; Permit No. 
36848D
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta), black and white 
ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata), and red ruffed lemur (Varecia rubra) 
to enhance the propagation or survival of the species. This 
notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 
5-year period.

Applicant: Smithsonian National Zoological Park, Washington, DC; Permit 
No. 46629D
    The applicant requests a permit to export one male captive-born 
giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) to the China Conservation and 
Research Center for Giant Panda, Ya'an City, Sichuan, China, for the 
purpose of enhancing the propagation or survival of the species. This 
notification is for a single export.

Applicant: Zoo Foundation dba Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, Gulf Shores, AL; 
Permit No. 25202B
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g), to enhance the propagation or survival of the 
following species: black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata), 
red ruffed lemur (Varecia rubra), ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta), 
brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus), and leopard (Panthera pardus). This 
notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 
5-year period.

Applicant: Potter Park Zoo, Ingham County, Lansing, MI; Permit No. 
15052D
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for the following species, to enhance the propagation 
or survival of the species. This notification covers activities to be 
conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.

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                Common name                        Scientific name
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Black rhinoceros..........................  Diceros bicornis.
Golden lion tamarin.......................  Leontopithecus rosalia.
Tiger.....................................  Panthera tigris.
Snow leopard..............................  Uncia uncia.
Mandrill..................................  Mandrillus sphinx.
Cottontop marmoset........................  Saguinus oedipus.
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Applicant: John Seymour, Hunt, TX; Permit No. 13263B
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for swamp deer (Rucervus duvaucelii) and Arabian oryx 
(Oryx leucoryx) to enhance the propagation or survival of the species. 
This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant 
over a 5-year period.

Applicant: Joann Holland, Indianapolis, IN; Permit No. 26837B
    The applicant requests a captive-bred wildlife registration under 
50 CFR 17.21(g) for golden parakeet (Guarouba guarouba) to enhance the 
propagation or survival of the species. This notification covers 
activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 5-year period.

Applicant: Nashville Zoo at Grassmere, Nashville, TN; Permit No. 95132C
    On May 3, 2019, we published a Federal Register notice inviting the 
public to comment on an application for a captive-bred wildlife 
registration (84 FR 19103). The comment period closed on June 3, 2019. 
We are now reopening the comment period for this application, because 
our May 3, 2019, notice listed seven species, inadvertently omitting 
one species, the tiger (Panthera tigris). The applicant requests a 
captive-bred wildlife registration under 50 CFR 17.21(g) for the 
following eight species, to enhance the propagation or survival of the 
species. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the 
applicant over a 5-year period.

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                Common name                        Scientific name
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Baird's tapir.............................  Tapirus bairdii.
Clouded leopard...........................  Neofelis nebulosi.
Cotton-top tamarin........................  Saguinus oedipus.
Red-ruffed lemur..........................  Varecia rubra.
Ring-tailed lemur.........................  Lemur catta.
Siamang...................................  Symphalangus syndactylus.
Northern white-cheeked gibbon.............  Nomascus leucogenys.
Tiger.....................................  Panthera tigris.
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Multiple Trophy Applicants

    The following applicants request permits to import sport-hunted 
trophies of 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 enhancing the propagation or survival 
of the species.

Applicant: James Lines, Colleyville, TX; Permit No. 40226D

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Applicant: Robert Buker, Moore Haven, FL; Permit No. 41797D
Applicant: Steven Fetters, Saint Joe, IN; Permit No. 46627D
Applicant: Robert Anderson, Deer Island, OR; Permit No. 46994D
Applicant: Bernard McMasters, Belton, TX; Permit No. 46595D

IV. Next Steps

    After the comment period closes, we will make decisions regarding 
permit issuance. If we issue permits to any of the applicants listed in 
this notice, we will publish a notice in the Federal Register. You may 
locate the notice announcing the permit issuance by searching http://www.regulations.gov for the permit number listed above in this 
document. For example, to find information about the potential issuance 
of Permit No. 12345A, you would go to regulations.gov and search for 
``12345A''.

V. Authority

    We issue this notice under the authority of the Endangered Species 
Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), and its implementing 
regulations.

Brenda Tapia,
Program Analyst/Data Administrator, Branch of Permits, Division of 
Management Authority.
[FR Doc. 2019-17589 Filed 8-15-19; 8:45 am]
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