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Receipt of Applications for Permit

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AGENCY:

Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

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ACTION:

Notice of receipt of applications for permit.

SUMMARY:

The public is invited to comment on the following applications to conduct certain activities with endangered species and/or marine mammals.

DATES:

Written data, comments or requests must be received by February 20, 2007.

ADDRESSES:

Documents and other information submitted with these applications are available for review, subject to the requirements of the Privacy 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.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Division of Management Authority, telephone 703/358-2104.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Endangered Species

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: University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, PRT-130064

The applicant requests a permit to import salvaged hair samples collected from Tibetan brown bears (Ursus arctos pruinosus) in the wild for the purpose of scientific research.

Applicant: Wild Things Unlimited, Bozeman, MT, PRT-137719

The applicant requests a permit to export salvaged hair samples collected from wolves (Canis lupus) in the wild for the purpose of scientific research. This notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a five-year period.

Applicant: Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, NY, PRT-134874

The applicant requests a permit to re-export biological samples obtained from pygmy chimpanzee (Pan paniscus) previously imported from the Democratic Republic of Congo for the purpose of scientific research on the prevalence of encephalomyocarditis virus.

Applicant: Craig P. Grilione, Laton, CA, PRT-142794

The applicant requests a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygargus) culled from a captive herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.

Applicant: Donna J. Schlattman, Fruitport, MI, PRT-141372

The applicant requests a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygargus) culled from a captive herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.

Applicant: Joe Enriquez, Jr., San Antonio TX, PRT-142925

The applicant requests a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygargus) culled from a captive herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.

Marine Mammals

The public is invited to comment on the following application for a permit to conduct certain activities with marine mammals. The application was submitted to satisfy requirements of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), and the regulations governing marine mammals (50 CFR part 18). Written data, comments, or requests for copies of the complete applications or requests for a public hearing on these applications should be submitted to the Director (address above). Anyone requesting a hearing should give specific reasons why a hearing would be appropriate. The holding of such a hearing is at the discretion of the Director.

Applicant: Jeffrey K. Chaulk, Gaylord, MI, PRT-141735

The applicant requests a permit to import a polar bear (Ursus maritimus) sport hunted from the Western Hudson Bay polar bear population in Canada for personal, noncommercial use.

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Dated: December 22, 2006.

Michael L. Carpenter,

Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority.

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[FR Doc. E7-745 Filed 1-18-07; 8:45 am]

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