Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.
Notice of receipt of applications.
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 of 1973, as amended.
To ensure consideration, written comments must be received on or before August 29, 2007.
Written comments should be submitted to the Chief, Endangered Species Division, Ecological Services, P.O. Box 1306, Room 4102, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103. 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. Documents will be available for public inspection, by appointment only, during normal business hours at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 500 Gold Ave., SW., Start Printed Page 41518Room 4102, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Please refer to the respective permit number for each application when submitting comments.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Chief, Endangered Species Division, P.O. Box 1306, Room 4102, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103, (505) 248-6920.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
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Applicant: James Kennedy, Denton, Texas.
Applicant requests a permit for research and recovery purposes to survey for American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus) at Camp Maxey, a Texas National Guard training site on 6,424 acres in Lamar County, Texas.
Applicant: MACTEC, Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Applicant requests a permit for research and recovery purposes to survey for, trap and relocate, and bait away the American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus) in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, and Missouri. The purpose of the survey activities will be to determine whether or not the American burying beetle continues to occupy specific locations within their historic range.
Applicant: Murray Itzkowitz, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for the endangered Pecos gambusia (Gambusia nobilis) and Leon Springs pupfish (Cyprinodon bovinus) in Texas.
Applicant: Tetra Tech, Portland, Oregon.
Applicant requests a new permit to conduct presence/absence surveys for the black capped-vireo (Vireo atricapilla) for research and recovery purposes in central and west central Texas.
Applicant: Corps of Engineers/Tulsa District, Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Applicant requests an amendment to their permit, for research and recovery purposes, to add authorization to survey for scaleshell (Leptodea leptodon) within the jurisdiction of the Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Applicant: Coronado National Forest, Tucson, Arizona.
Applicant requests an amendment to their permit, for research and recovery purposes, to add authorization to survey for Gila chub (Gila intermedia) within the Coronado National Forest, Arizona and New Mexico.Start Signature
Dated: June 7, 2007.
Christopher T. Jones,
Regional Director, Region 2, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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