[Federal Register: November 29, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 228)]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Endangered and Threatened Species Permit Applications

November 19, 1999.
AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications.


SUMMARY: The following applicants have applied for a permit to conduct 
certain activities with endangered species. This notice is provided 
pursuant to section 10(a) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as 
amended (16 U.S.C. 1531, et seq.).

Permit No. TE-830213

Applicant: EcoPlan Associates, Inc., Mesa, Arizona

    Applicant requests authorization for scientific research and 
recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for the following 
endangered and threatened species in Arizona.

Black-footed ferret (Mustela nigripes)
Hualapai Mexican vole (Microtus mexicanus haualapaiensis)
Jaguar (Panthera onca)

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Lesser long-nosed bat (Leptonycteris curasoae yerbabuenae)
Mount Graham red squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus grahamenis)
Sonoran pronghorn (Antilocapra americana sonoriensis)
Yuma clapper rail (Rallus longirostris yumanensis)
Sonora tiger salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum stebbinsi)
Gila topminnow (Poeciliopsis occidentalis occidentalis)
Apache trout (Oncorhynchus apache)
Bonytail chub (Gila elegans)
Colorado pikeminnow (Ptychocheilus lucius)
Desert pupfish (Cyprinodon macularius)
Yaqui topminnow (Poeciliopsis occidentalis sonoriensis)
Arizona agave (Agave arizonica)
Arizona cliff rose (Purshia subintegra)
Arizona hedgehog cactus (Echinocereus triglochidiatus arizonicus)
Brady pincushion cactus (Pediocactus bradyi)
Peebles Navajo cactus (Pediocactus peeblesianus peeblesianus)
Pima pineapple cactus (Coryphantha scheeri robustispina)
Nichol's Turk's Head cactus (Echinocactus horizonthalonius nicholii)
Canelo Hills ladies'-tresses (Spiranthes delitescens)
Huachuca water umbel (Lilaeopsis schaffneriana recurva)
Sentry milk-vetch (Astragalus cremnophlax cremnophyla)

DATES: Written comments on these permit applications must be received 
on or before December 29, 1999.

ADDRESSES: Written data or comments should be submitted to the Legal 
Instruments Examiner, Division of Endangered Species/Permits, 
Ecological Services, P.O. Box 1306, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103. 
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.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 
Ecological Services, Division of Endangered Species/Permits, P.O. Box 
1306, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103. Please refer to the respective 
permit number for each application when requesting copies of documents. 
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 the address above.
Bryan Arroyo,
Programmatic Assistant Regional Director, Ecological Services, Region 
2, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
[FR Doc. 99-30861 Filed 11-26-99; 8:45 am]