Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.
Notice of receipt of permit applications.
We invite the public to comment on the following applications to conduct certain activities with endangered species.
Comments on these permit applications must be received on or before September 15, 2006.Start Printed Page 47243
Written data or comments should be submitted to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Chief, Endangered Species, Ecological Services, 911 NE. 11th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97232-4181 (telephone: 503-231-2063; fax: 503-231-6243). Please refer to the permit number for the application when submitting comments. All comments received, including names and addresses, will become part of the official administrative record and may be made available to the public.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Linda Belluomini, Fish and Wildlife Biologist, at the above Portland address (telephone: 503-231-2063; fax: 503-231-6243).End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The following applicants have applied for survival and enhancement permits to conduct certain activities with an endangered species pursuant to section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (“we”) solicits review and comment from the public, and from local, State, and Federal agencies on the following permit requests.
Permit No. TE-043638
Applicant: Directorate of Public Works, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
The permittee requests a permit amendment to take (capture, mark, release, and salvage) the Oahu tree snail (Achatinella spp.) in conjunction with population monitoring on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, for the purpose of enhancing its survival.
Permit No. TE-014497
Applicant: Haleakala National Park, Makawao, Hawaii.
The permittee requests a permit amendment to take (apply radio-transmitters to) the Hawaiian petrel (Pterodroma sandwichensis) in conjunction with scientific research in Haleakala National Park, Hawaii, for the purpose of enhancing its survival.
We solicit public review and comment on each of these recovery permit applications. Our practice is to make comments, including names and home addresses of respondents, available for public review during regular business hours. Individual respondents may request that we withhold their home addresses from the record, which we will honor to the extent allowable by law. There also may be circumstances in which we would withhold from the record a respondent's identity, as allowable by law. If you wish us to withhold your name and/or address, you must state this prominently at the beginning of your comment, but you should be aware that we may be required to disclose your name and address pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act. However, we will not consider anonymous comments. We will make all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, available for public inspection in their entirety. Comments and materials received will be available for public inspection, by appointment, during normal business hours at the above address.Start Signature
Dated: August 2, 2006.
David J. Wesley,
Acting Regional Director, Region 1, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. E6-13443 Filed 8-15-06; 8:45 am]
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