Department of the Interior June 23, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Endangered Species; Marine Mammals; Receipt of Applications for Permit
Document Number: 2011-15719
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-06-23
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior
We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, invite the public to comment on the following applications to conduct certain activities with endangered species, marine mammals, or both. With some exceptions, the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) prohibits activities with listed species unless a Federal permit is issued that allows such activities. Both laws require that we invite public comment before issuing these permits.