[Federal Register: March 25, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 57)]
[Page 14435-14436]
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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
[I.D.# 022699D]

Marine Mammals; File No. 77-1#73_967

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Issuance of permit amendment.


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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the National Marine Mammal 
Laboratory, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries 
Service, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Bin C15700, Seattle, Washington 98115-
0070, has been issued an amendment to scientific research Permit No. 
967 to extend the area of take to include Alaska waters.

ADDRESSES: The amendment and related documents are available for review 
upon written request or by appointment in the following office(s):
    Permits and Documentation Division, Office of Protected Resources, 
NMFS, 1315 East-West Highway, Room 13705, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (301/
    Regional Administrator, Alaska Region, NMFS, P.O. Box 21668, 
Juneau, AK 99802-1668 (907/586-7221); and
    Regional Administrator, Northwest Region, NMFS, 7600 Sand Point 
Way, NE, BIN C15700, Bldg. 1, Seattle, WA, 98115-0070 (206/526-6150);

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ruth Johnson or Sara Shapiro 301/713-

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On January 14, 1999, notice was published in 
the Federal Register (63 FR 2472) that an amendment of Permit No. 697, 
issued July 11, 1995 (60 FR 37053), had been requested by the above-
named organization. The requested amendment has been granted under the 
authority of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 
U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), the provisions of Sec. 216.39 of the Regulations 
Governing the Taking and Importing of Marine Mammals (50 CFR part 216).

    Date: March 19, 1999.
Jeannie Drevenak,
Acting Chief, Permits and Documentation, Office of Protected Resources, 
National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 99-7349 Filed 3-24-99; 8:45 am]