Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.
Notice of receipt of permit applications; request for comment.
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 August 29, 2007.
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 respective permit number for each 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 scientific research permits to conduct certain activities with 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 local, State, and Federal agencies, and the public on the following permit requests.
Permit No. 829250
Applicant: Hawaii Wildlife Fund, Volcano, Hawaii
The permittee requests an amendment to take (collect tissue samples) the Pacific hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricate) in conjunction with scientific research on the islands of Maui, Moloka'i, and Hawai'i in the State of Hawaii for the purpose of enhancing its survival.
Public Review of Comments
We solicit public review and comment on this recovery permit application. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.
Comments and materials received will be available for public inspection, by appointment, during normal business hours at the above address.Start Signature
Dated: June 20, 2007.
David J. Wesley
Acting Regional Director, Region 1, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. E7-14640 Filed 7-27-07; 8:45 am]
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