Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits, 14968-14970 [2020-05345]

Download as PDF 14968 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 51 / Monday, March 16, 2020 / Notices The Federal Register notice that solicited public comment on the information collection for a period of 60 days was published on January 28, 2020 at 85 FR 5012. A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: Surveys of Recipients and Providers of Technical Assistance (TA) and Training. OMB Approval Number: 2528–0325 (Previously 2506–0212). Type of Request: Revision of currently approved collection. Form Number: N/A. Information collection Number of respondents 1 Provider TA Survey ...... Recipient TA Survey .... In-Person Training Survey ............................ Online Training Survey 1,140 1,140 3,500 5,000 Totals .................... 10,780.00 Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The surveys in this collection of information are necessary to systematically gather user feedback and outcomes data to evaluate and improve HUD’s deployment and management of its technical assistance (TA) resources. The data will be used to comprehensively evaluate the Community Compass program, identify areas for improvement in the program, evaluate the effectiveness of HUD TA interventions, identify trends in TA needs, support the measurement of past performance for future TA NOFAs, and help HUD Frequency of response Responses per annum 2 1.1 Burden hour per response identify risk within its TA Provider pool. Survey results will also be used by TA Providers and HUD staff to improve individual TA and training engagements. The previously approved Information Collection (OMB Control No: 2506– 0212) included the Community Development Marketplace (CDM) Project Intake Survey and the Survey of Community Partners Receiving HUD Staff-Led Technical Assistance. These surveys are no longer active and thus are not included in this information collection revision. Annual burden hours Hourly cost per response 3 $44.65 Annual cost 1,254 1,254 0.25 0.25 313.5 313.5 8 1.3 4,550 6,500 0.2 0.2 910 1,300 9 32.86 29,902.60 42,718.00 ........................ 13,558.00 ........................ 2,837.00 ........................ 96,919.99 4 1.1 6 1.3 5 32.86 7 32.86 $13,997.78 10,301.61 1 Number lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES of respondents is based on the frequency of TA and training engagements and the number of participants in recent years. 2 Some TA providers will provide multiple TA engagements and will be asked to complete more than one TA survey in a year. 3 75 percentile hourly wage for ‘‘Business and Financial Operations Occupations’’ from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (May 2018) https:// www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes130000.htm. 4 Some TA recipients will receive multiple TA engagements and will be asked to complete more than one TA survey in a year. 5 Median hourly wage for ‘‘Business and Financial Operations Occupations’’ (May 2018) https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes130000.htm. 6 HUD anticipates that roughly 30% of in person trainees will complete multiple trainings and be asked to complete more than one survey in a year. 7 Median hourly wage for ‘‘Business and Financial Operations Occupations’’ from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (May 2018) https:// www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes130000.htm. 8 HUD anticipates that roughly 30% of online trainees will complete multiple trainings and be asked to complete more than one survey in a year. 9 Median hourly wage for ‘‘Business and Financial Operations Occupations’’ from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (May 2018) https:// www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes130000.htm. B. Solicitation of Public Comment C. Authority 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. Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:29 Mar 13, 2020 Jkt 250001 Dated: March 4, 2020. Anna P. Guido, Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–05367 Filed 3–13–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2020–0009; FXIA16710900000–201–FF09A30000] Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of issuance of permits. AGENCY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), have issued permits to conduct certain activities SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00097 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 with endangered species, marine mammals, or both. We issue these permits under the Endangered Species Act and Marine Mammal Protection Act. ADDRESSES: Information about the applications for the permits listed in this notice is available online at www.regulations.gov. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for details. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Monica Thomas, by phone at 703–358– 2104, via email at DMAFR@fws.gov, or via the Federal Relay Service at 800– 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), have issued permits to conduct certain activities with endangered and threatened species and marine mammals in response to permit applications that we received under the authority of section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 ESA; (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.) After considering the information submitted with each permit application and the public comments received, we issued the requested permits subject to E:\FR\FM\16MRN1.SGM 16MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 51 / Monday, March 16, 2020 / Notices lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES certain conditions set forth in each permit. For each application for an endangered species, we found that (1) the application was filed in good faith, (2) the granted permit would not operate to the disadvantage of the endangered species, and (3) the granted permit would be consistent with the purposes and policy set forth in section 2 of the ESA. Availability of Documents The permittees’ original permit application materials, along with public comments we received during public comment periods for the applications, are available for review. To locate the application materials and received comments, go to www.regulations.gov and search for the appropriate permit number (e.g., 12345C) provided in the following table: Permit issuance date Permit No. Applicant Endangered Species: 02406D ................... 32153D ................... 70782C ................... 22215D ................... 88299C ................... 25531D ................... 26429D ................... 69509B .................... 08553D ................... 24690D ................... 21270D ................... 80987C ................... 06177D ................... 18708D ................... 24559D ................... 22421D ................... 09835D ................... 35586D ................... 09932D ................... 08804D ................... 60203C ................... 37882D ................... 28567D ................... 95196C ................... 85048C ................... 05660D ................... 184718 .................... 22278D ................... 13035D ................... 02441D ................... 02439D ................... 16838B .................... 07494D ................... 07495D ................... 85955C ................... 33103D ................... 28795D ................... 23872D ................... 65097A .................... 27354D ................... 26609D ................... 32147D ................... 48515B .................... 22280D ................... 24014C ................... 47036C ................... 46629D ................... 12348D ................... 31011D ................... 36412D ................... 677648 .................... 95132C ................... 85560C ................... 03672A .................... 35574D ................... 23556D ................... 33202D ................... 707102 .................... 13263B .................... 28639D ................... 33206D ................... 26837B .................... Seneca Park Zoo .................................................................................................................................... IUCN Iguana Specialist Group ................................................................................................................ Lawrence P. Costa .................................................................................................................................. Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium ................................................................................................ James Madison University ...................................................................................................................... Thomas Motlow ....................................................................................................................................... Memphis Zoological Gardens ................................................................................................................. National Marine Fisheries Service .......................................................................................................... Sedgwick County Zoo ............................................................................................................................. Jacksonville Zoological Society .............................................................................................................. Elliot Jacobson ........................................................................................................................................ Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne .................................................................................. City of Santa Ana .................................................................................................................................... LMBI, L.P. ............................................................................................................................................... Jackson Zoological Society ..................................................................................................................... Wild Cat Education & Conservation Fund .............................................................................................. Elizabeth Tapanes .................................................................................................................................. Texas Tech University ............................................................................................................................ Fresno Chaffee Zoo ................................................................................................................................ Miami-Dade Zoological Park and Gardens ............................................................................................. Oregon Wildlife Foundation .................................................................................................................... Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County ................................................................................... La Coma Ranch, The Red Gate Corporation ......................................................................................... La Coma Ranch, The Red Gate Corporation ......................................................................................... Kyle Wildlife Limited Partnership ............................................................................................................ Big Cat Rescue Corp. ............................................................................................................................. Delaware Museum of Natural History ..................................................................................................... Nicola Anthony, University of New Orleans ............................................................................................ North Carolina Zoo .................................................................................................................................. Y.O. Schreiner Ranch Operations .......................................................................................................... Y.O. Schreiner Ranch Operations .......................................................................................................... Judy May ................................................................................................................................................. ARDENR LP ............................................................................................................................................ ARDENR LP ............................................................................................................................................ Judy May ................................................................................................................................................. Richard Longoria ..................................................................................................................................... J–3 Ranch ............................................................................................................................................... J–3 Ranch ............................................................................................................................................... Ronald Grant ........................................................................................................................................... George Washington University ............................................................................................................... Wildlife Conservation Society ................................................................................................................. Brevard Zoo ............................................................................................................................................ Duke University Lemur Center ................................................................................................................ Zoo New England ................................................................................................................................... Busch Gardens ....................................................................................................................................... Craig Stanford ......................................................................................................................................... Smithsonian National Zoological Park .................................................................................................... Seneca Park Zoo .................................................................................................................................... Wildwood Wildlife Park and Nature Center, Inc. .................................................................................... Kathryn Michelle Everson ....................................................................................................................... University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute .............................................................................................. Nashville Zoo at Grassmere ................................................................................................................... Micke Grove Zoo ..................................................................................................................................... Lake Superior Zoo .................................................................................................................................. USFWS Texas Coastal Ecological Services Field Office ....................................................................... Duke University Lemur Center ................................................................................................................ Turtle Conservancy ................................................................................................................................. Priour Brothers Ranch ............................................................................................................................ John W. Seymour ................................................................................................................................... Tanganyika Wildlife Park ........................................................................................................................ Tanganyika Wildlife Park ........................................................................................................................ Joann Holland ......................................................................................................................................... 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Tony Goldberg, University of Wisconsin—Madison ............................................................................... 02/04/2020 Sea To Shore Alliance ............................................................................................................................ Mote Marine Laboratory .......................................................................................................................... 01/28/2020 2/18/2020 • Internet: http:// www.regulations.gov. Search for and submit comments on Docket No. FWS– HQ–IA–2020–0006. • U.S. mail or hand-delivery: Public Comments Processing, Attn: Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2020–0006; 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: Monica Thomas, by phone at 703–358– 2104, via email at DMAFR@fws.gov, or via the Federal Relay Service at 800– 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authorities We issue this notice under the authority of the Endangered Species Act, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), and the Marine Mammal Protection Act as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.) and their implementing regulations. Monica Thomas, Management Analyst, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority. [FR Doc. 2020–05345 Filed 3–13–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4333–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service [Docket No. FWS–HQ–IA–2020–0006; FXIA16710900000–201–FF09A30000] I. Public Comment Procedures Foreign Endangered Species; Receipt of Permit Applications A. How do I comment on submitted applications? Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Notice of receipt of permit applications; request for comments. 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. 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 April 15, 2020. 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–2020–0006. 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: SUMMARY: lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES Permit issuance date Permit No. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:29 Mar 13, 2020 Jkt 250001 B. May I review comments submitted by others? You may view and comment on others’ public comments at http:// PO 00000 Frm 00099 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: Wild Animal Sanctuary, Keenesburg, CO; Permit No. 38051D The applicant requests a permit to import a pair of captive-born tigers E:\FR\FM\16MRN1.SGM 16MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 51 (Monday, March 16, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 14968-14970]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-05345]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[Docket No. FWS-HQ-IA-2020-0009; FXIA16710900000-201-FF09A30000]


Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Issuance of Permits

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of issuance of permits.

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SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), have issued 
permits to conduct certain activities with endangered species, marine 
mammals, or both. We issue these permits under the Endangered Species 
Act and Marine Mammal Protection Act.

ADDRESSES: Information about the applications for the permits listed in 
this notice is available online at www.regulations.gov. See 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for details.

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

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 
(Service), have issued permits to conduct certain activities with 
endangered and threatened species and marine mammals in response to 
permit applications that we received under the authority of section 
10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 ESA; (16 U.S.C. 1531 
et seq.)
    After considering the information submitted with each permit 
application and the public comments received, we issued the requested 
permits subject to

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certain conditions set forth in each permit. For each application for 
an endangered species, we found that (1) the application was filed in 
good faith, (2) the granted permit would not operate to the 
disadvantage of the endangered species, and (3) the granted permit 
would be consistent with the purposes and policy set forth in section 2 
of the ESA.

Availability of Documents

    The permittees' original permit application materials, along with 
public comments we received during public comment periods for the 
applications, are available for review. To locate the application 
materials and received comments, go to www.regulations.gov and search 
for the appropriate permit number (e.g., 12345C) provided in the 
following table:

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                                                              Permit
           Permit No.                   Applicant         issuance  date
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Endangered Species:
    02406D.....................  Seneca Park Zoo........      06/03/2019
    32153D.....................  IUCN Iguana Specialist       06/03/2019
                                  Group.
    70782C.....................  Lawrence P. Costa......      06/07/2019
    22215D.....................  Omaha's Henry Doorly         06/11/2019
                                  Zoo & Aquarium.
    88299C.....................  James Madison                07/01/2019
                                  University.
    25531D.....................  Thomas Motlow..........      07/03/2019
    26429D.....................  Memphis Zoological           07/03/2019
                                  Gardens.
    69509B.....................  National Marine              07/03/2019
                                  Fisheries Service.
    08553D.....................  Sedgwick County Zoo....      07/03/2019
    24690D.....................  Jacksonville Zoological      07/03/2019
                                  Society.
    21270D.....................  Elliot Jacobson........      07/08/2019
    80987C.....................  Indiana University-          10/31/2019
                                  Purdue University Fort
                                  Wayne.
    06177D.....................  City of Santa Ana......      07/08/2019
    18708D.....................  LMBI, L.P..............      07/08/2019
    24559D.....................  Jackson Zoological           07/08/2019
                                  Society.
    22421D.....................  Wild Cat Education &         07/09/2019
                                  Conservation Fund.
    09835D.....................  Elizabeth Tapanes......      07/10/2019
    35586D.....................  Texas Tech University..      07/12/2019
    09932D.....................  Fresno Chaffee Zoo.....      07/11/2019
    08804D.....................  Miami-Dade Zoological        07/11/2019
                                  Park and Gardens.
    60203C.....................  Oregon Wildlife              07/10/2019
                                  Foundation.
    37882D.....................  Natural History Museum       07/22/2019
                                  of Los Angeles County.
    28567D.....................  La Coma Ranch, The Red       07/22/2019
                                  Gate Corporation.
    95196C.....................  La Coma Ranch, The Red       07/22/2019
                                  Gate Corporation.
    85048C.....................  Kyle Wildlife Limited        07/22/2019
                                  Partnership.
    05660D.....................  Big Cat Rescue Corp....      07/08/2019
    184718.....................  Delaware Museum of           08/14/2019
                                  Natural History.
    22278D.....................  Nicola Anthony,              08/15/2019
                                  University of New
                                  Orleans.
    13035D.....................  North Carolina Zoo.....      08/20/2019
    02441D.....................  Y.O. Schreiner Ranch          8/22/2019
                                  Operations.
    02439D.....................  Y.O. Schreiner Ranch          8/22/2019
                                  Operations.
    16838B.....................  Judy May...............       8/26/2019
    07494D.....................  ARDENR LP..............       8/26/2019
    07495D.....................  ARDENR LP..............       8/26/2019
    85955C.....................  Judy May...............       8/26/2019
    33103D.....................  Richard Longoria.......       8/26/2019
    28795D.....................  J-3 Ranch..............       8/26/2019
    23872D.....................  J-3 Ranch..............       8/26/2019
    65097A.....................  Ronald Grant...........       9/30/2019
    27354D.....................  George Washington             9/30/2019
                                  University.
    26609D.....................  Wildlife Conservation         9/30/2019
                                  Society.
    32147D.....................  Brevard Zoo............       9/30/2019
    48515B.....................  Duke University Lemur         9/30/2019
                                  Center.
    22280D.....................  Zoo New England........       9/30/2019
    24014C.....................  Busch Gardens..........       9/30/2019
    47036C.....................  Craig Stanford.........       9/30/2019
    46629D.....................  Smithsonian National          9/30/2019
                                  Zoological Park.
    12348D.....................  Seneca Park Zoo........       10/1/2019
    31011D.....................  Wildwood Wildlife Park       10/31/2019
                                  and Nature Center,
                                  Inc..
    36412D.....................  Kathryn Michelle             10/30/2019
                                  Everson.
    677648.....................  University of Kansas         11/14/2019
                                  Biodiversity Institute.
    95132C.....................  Nashville Zoo at             12/10/2019
                                  Grassmere.
    85560C.....................  Micke Grove Zoo........      12/10/2019
    03672A.....................  Lake Superior Zoo......      12/10/2019
    35574D.....................  USFWS Texas Coastal          12/12/2019
                                  Ecological Services
                                  Field Office.
    23556D.....................  Duke University Lemur        12/12/2019
                                  Center.
    33202D.....................  Turtle Conservancy.....      12/13/2019
    707102.....................  Priour Brothers Ranch..      12/16/2019
    13263B.....................  John W. Seymour........      12/16/2019
    28639D.....................  Tanganyika Wildlife          12/18/2019
                                  Park.
    33206D.....................  Tanganyika Wildlife          12/26/2019
                                  Park.
    26837B.....................  Joann Holland..........       2/18/2020

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    09881D.....................  Tony Goldberg,               02/04/2020
                                  University of
                                  Wisconsin--Madison.
Marine Mammals:
    37808A.....................  Sea To Shore Alliance..      01/28/2020
    100361.....................  Mote Marine Laboratory.       2/18/2020
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Authorities

    We issue this notice under the authority of the Endangered Species 
Act, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), and the Marine Mammal 
Protection Act as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.) and their 
implementing regulations.

Monica Thomas,
Management Analyst, Branch of Permits, Division of Management 
Authority.
[FR Doc. 2020-05345 Filed 3-13-20; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4333-15-P