Endangered Species; Receipt of Recovery and Interstate Commerce Permit Applications, 56831-56832 [2019-23122]

Download as PDF 56831 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 205 / Wednesday, October 23, 2019 / Notices Number of respondents Information collection Frequency of response Burden hour per response Responses per NOFA Total NOFA burden hours Hourly cost per response ** Total cost Pre-Award HUD–424 ....................................................... Grants.gov Lobbying Form Certification ....... HUD–2880 ..................................................... HUD–50070 ................................................... HUD–XXXX (Application Summary) ............. HUD–XXXX (Experience of Staff, Contractors, and Consultants ................................ HUD–XXXX (Capacity and Interest .............. SF–LLL Disclosure of Lobbying Activities * .. 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 1.00 0.17 2.00 0.17 0.50 60.00 10.20 120.00 10.20 30.00 60.74 60.74 60.74 60.74 60.74 3,644.40 619.55 7,288.80 619.55 1,822.20 60.00 60.00 ........................ 1.00 1.00 ........................ 60.00 60.00 ........................ 8.00 0.50 ........................ 480.00 30.00 ........................ 60.74 60.74 ........................ 29,155.20 1,822.20 ........................ Post-Award Information collection Number of respondents Frequency of response Responses per annum Burden hour per response Annual burden hours Hourly cost per response Annual cost SF–424—Key Contacts ................................. SF–425 Federal Financial Report (SF–425) OMB #: 4040–0014* .................................. HUD–XXXX Community Compass—Work Plan—Administration ................................. HUD–XXXX Community Compass—Work Plan—Coordination .................................... Community Compass—all other work plans HUD–XXXX (Community Compass—Monthly Report) ................................................... HUD–XXXX (Community Compass—Property Statement) .......................................... HUD–XXXX (Community Compass—Closeout of Award Certification) ......................... HUD–XXXX (Community Compass—High Wage Rate Worksheet) ............................. ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ 30.00 1.00 30.00 1.00 30.00 $60.74 $1,822.20 30.00 30.00 1.00 10.00 30.00 300.00 1.00 16.00 30.00 4,800.00 60.74 60.74 1,822.20 291,552.00 30.00 12.00 360.00 30.00 10,800 60.74 655,992.00 30.00 1.00 30.00 0.50 15.00 60.74 911.10 30 .00 1.00 30.00 0.50 15.00 60.74 911.10 30.00 1.00 30.00 8.00 240.00 60.74 14,577.60 ........................ ........................ ........................ ........................ 22,670.40 60.74 1,377,000.10 Total ....................................................... * Per OMB, Standard Form should be listed, but the burden does not need to be included as part of the collection. ** Estimated cost for respondents is calculated from the June 2018 Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics report on Employer Costs for Employee Compensation determined that the hourly rate of management, professional and related wages and salaries averaged $41.71 per hour plus $19.03 per hour for fringe benefits for a total $60.74 per hour. 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; (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. VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:12 Oct 22, 2019 Jkt 250001 Dated: October 17, 2019. Anna P. Guido, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2019–23102 Filed 10–22–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P [FWS–R1–ES–2019–N143; FXES11130100000–201–FF01E00000] Endangered Species; Receipt of Recovery and Interstate Commerce 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, have received applications for permits to conduct activities intended to enhance the propagation and survival of endangered species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended. We invite the public and local, State, Tribal, and Federal agencies to comment on these SUMMARY: Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Document availability and comment submission: Submit requests for copies of the applications and related documents and submit any comments by one of the following methods. All requests and comments should specify the applicant name(s) and application number(s) (e.g., Dana Ross TE–08964A–2): • Email: permitsR1ES@fws.gov. • U.S. Mail: Marilet Zablan, Program Manager, Restoration and Endangered Species Classification, Ecological Services, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Pacific Regional Office, 911 NE 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97232–4181. ADDRESSES: Fish and Wildlife Service Frm 00077 We must receive your written comments on or before November 22, 2019. DATES: DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR PO 00000 applications. Before issuing any of the requested permits, we will take into consideration any information that we receive during the public comment period. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colleen Henson, Regional Recovery Permit Coordinator, Ecological Services, (503) 231–6131 (phone); permitsR1ES@ fws.gov (email). Individuals who are E:\FR\FM\23OCN1.SGM 23OCN1 56832 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 205 / Wednesday, October 23, 2019 / Notices 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 applications for permits under section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). The requested permits would allow the applicants to conduct activities intended to promote recovery of species that are listed as endangered 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 or interstate commerce 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. These activities often include such prohibited actions as capture and collection. Our regulations implementing section 10(a)(1)(A) for these permits are found in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 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 Proposed activities in the following permit requests are for the recovery and enhancement of propagation or survival of the species in the wild. The ESA requires that we invite public comment before issuing these permits. Accordingly, we invite local, State, Tribal, and Federal agencies and the public to submit written data, views, or arguments with respect to these applications. The comments and recommendations that will be most useful and likely to influence agency decisions are those supported by quantitative information or studies. Permit action Application No. Applicant, city, state Species Location Take activity TE–068803–3 ................ Jerry Lynn Kinser, Conroe, TX. Kootenai Tribe of Idaho, Bonners Ferry, ID. Hawaiian goose or nene (Branta sandvicensis). Kootenai River white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus). Texas ............................. Captive propagation ...... Idaho, Montana ............. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Corvallis, OR. Borax Lake chub (Gila boraxobius). Oregon ........................... Harass by capture, hold, Renew. measure, mark, tag, collect biological samples, conduct research, captive propagate, cull, and release. Harass by capture, Amend. measure, collect biological samples, photograph, release, conduct research, and sacrifice. TE–798744–9 ................ TE–818627–11 .............. 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. 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 Katherine Norman, Acting Assistant Regional Director— Ecological Services, Pacific Region. [FR Doc. 2019–23122 Filed 10–22–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4333–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [FWS–HQ–FAC–2019–N107; FXFR13360900000–FF09F14000–190] Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Meeting Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: The Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) Task Force will hold a public meeting in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The SUMMARY: If we decide to issue a permit to the applicants listed in this notice, we will publish a notice in the Federal Register. VerDate Sep<11>2014 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.). 18:10 Oct 22, 2019 Jkt 250001 PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Amend. ANS Task Force’s purpose is to develop and implement a program for U.S. waters to prevent introduction and dispersal of aquatic invasive species; to monitor, control, and study such species; and to disseminate related information. Meeting: The ANS Task Force will meet Wednesday and Thursday, November 6–7, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Comment submission: You may submit written comments in advance of the meeting by emailing them to the ANS Task Force Executive Secretary by close of business on November 1, 2019. Requests for Accommodations: Please contact the ANS Task Force Secretary no later than October 28, 2019. ADDRESSES: Meeting location: The ANS Task Force meeting will take place at the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Library, 10301 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705 (telephone 301–504–5755). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Pasko, ANS Task Force Executive Secretary, by telephone at 703–358– DATES: E:\FR\FM\23OCN1.SGM 23OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 205 (Wednesday, October 23, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 56831-56832]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-23122]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R1-ES-2019-N143; FXES11130100000-201-FF01E00000]


Endangered Species; Receipt of Recovery and Interstate Commerce 
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, have received 
applications for permits to conduct activities intended to enhance the 
propagation and survival of endangered species under the Endangered 
Species Act of 1973, as amended. 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.

DATES: We must receive your written comments on or before November 22, 
2019.

ADDRESSES: Document availability and comment submission: Submit 
requests for copies of the applications and related documents and 
submit any comments by one of the following methods. All requests and 
comments should specify the applicant name(s) and application number(s) 
(e.g., Dana Ross TE-08964A-2):
     Email: [email protected].
     U.S. Mail: Marilet Zablan, Program Manager, Restoration 
and Endangered Species Classification, Ecological Services, U.S. Fish 
and Wildlife Service, Pacific Regional Office, 911 NE 11th Avenue, 
Portland, OR 97232-4181.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colleen Henson, Regional Recovery 
Permit Coordinator, Ecological Services, (503) 231-6131 (phone); 
[email protected] (email). Individuals who are

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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 applications for permits under section 
10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act, as amended (ESA; 16 U.S.C. 
1531 et seq.). The requested permits would allow the applicants to 
conduct activities intended to promote recovery of species that are 
listed as endangered 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 or interstate commerce 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. These activities often include such prohibited actions as 
capture and collection. Our regulations implementing section 
10(a)(1)(A) for these permits are found in the Code of Federal 
Regulations (CFR) 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

    Proposed activities in the following permit requests are for the 
recovery and enhancement of propagation or survival of the species in 
the wild. The ESA requires that we invite public comment before issuing 
these permits. Accordingly, we invite local, State, Tribal, and Federal 
agencies and the public to submit written data, views, or arguments 
with respect to these applications. The comments and recommendations 
that will be most useful and likely to influence agency decisions are 
those supported by quantitative information or studies.

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                               Applicant, city,                                                         Permit
       Application No.               state            Species          Location       Take activity     action
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TE-068803-3..................  Jerry Lynn        Hawaiian goose    Texas...........  Captive          Amend.
                                Kinser, Conroe,   or nene (Branta                     propagation.
                                TX.               sandvicensis).
TE-798744-9..................  Kootenai Tribe    Kootenai River    Idaho, Montana..  Harass by        Renew.
                                of Idaho,         white sturgeon                      capture, hold,
                                Bonners Ferry,    (Acipenser                          measure, mark,
                                ID.               transmontanus).                     tag, collect
                                                                                      biological
                                                                                      samples,
                                                                                      conduct
                                                                                      research,
                                                                                      captive
                                                                                      propagate,
                                                                                      cull, and
                                                                                      release.
TE-818627-11.................  Oregon            Borax Lake chub   Oregon..........  Harass by        Amend.
                                Department of     (Gila                               capture,
                                Fish and          boraxobius).                        measure,
                                Wildlife,                                             collect
                                Corvallis, OR.                                        biological
                                                                                      samples,
                                                                                      photograph,
                                                                                      release,
                                                                                      conduct
                                                                                      research, and
                                                                                      sacrifice.
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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. 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 a permit to the applicants listed in this 
notice, we will publish a notice in the Federal Register.

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.).

Katherine Norman,
Acting Assistant Regional Director--Ecological Services, Pacific 
Region.
[FR Doc. 2019-23122 Filed 10-22-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4333-15-P