Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.
Notice of receipt of applications; request for public comment.
The following applicants have applied for scientific research permits to conduct certain activities with endangered species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act). The Act requires that we invite public comment on these permit applications.
To ensure consideration, written comments must be received on or before January 3, 2011.
Written comments should be submitted to the Chief, Endangered Species Division, Ecological Services, P.O. Box 1306, Room 6034, Start Printed Page 75490Albuquerque, NM 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., Room 6034, Albuquerque, NM. Please refer to the respective permit number for each application when submitting comments.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Susan Jacobsen, Chief, Endangered Species Division, P.O. Box 1306, Albuquerque, NM 87103; (505) 248-6920.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Public Availability of Comments
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.
Applicant: Charlie Andrew, Frisco, Texas.
Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americana) within Texas, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, and Arkansas.
Applicant: Rudy Bazan, Helotes, Texas.
Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for golden-cheeked warbler (Dendroica chrysoparia) within Texas.
Applicant: Texas A & M University, Galveston, Texas.
Applicant requests an amendment to a current permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct research on and provide education to the public about Kemp's ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii), hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricate), and leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) that are nesting and/or have been stranded along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf coastline.
Applicant: Patricia Downey, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys of American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus) within Oklahoma.Start Signature
Dated: November 23, 2010.
Joy E. Nicholopoulos,
Acting, Regional Director, Southwest Region, Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. 2010-30322 Filed 12-2-10; 8:45 am]
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