Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.
Notice of receipt of applications for permit.
The public is invited to comment on the following applications to conduct certain activities with endangered species.
Written data, comments or requests must be received by June 5, 2006.
Documents and other information submitted with these applications are available for review, subject to the requirements of the Start Printed Page 26555Privacy Act and Freedom of Information Act, by any party who submits a written request for a copy of such documents within 30 days of the date of publication of this notice to: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Management Authority, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 700, Arlington, Virginia 22203; fax 703/358-2281.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Division of Management Authority, telephone 703/358-2104.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The public is invited to comment on the following applications for a permit to conduct certain activities with endangered species. This notice is provided pursuant to section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). Written data, comments, or requests for copies of these complete applications should be submitted to the Director (address above).
Applicant: Zoological Society of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.
The applicant requests a permit to import biological samples from one male jaguar (Panthera onca) from the Belize Zoo, Belize City, Belize, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.
Applicant: St. Louis Zoo, St. Louis, MO.
The applicant requests a permit to import biological samples from all species of lemurs, family (Lemuridae) collected from salvaged specimens held in captivity at Parc Ivoloina, Toamasina, Madagascar, for the purpose of scientific research. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a five year period.
Applicant: Albert E. Edwards, III, Granite Bay, CA.
The applicant requests a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy of one male scimitar-horned oryx (Oryx dammah) culled from a captive herd in the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.Start Signature
Dated: April 7, 2006.
Michael S. Moore,
Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority.
[FR Doc. E6-6866 Filed 5-4-06; 8:45 am]
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