[Federal Register: September 8, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 175)]
[Page 54541]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Notice of Receipt of Application for Approval

    The following applicant has applied for approval to conduct certain 
activities with birds that are protected in accordance with the Wild 
Bird Conservation Act of 1992. This notice is provided pursuant to 
Section 112(4) of the Wild Bird Conservation Act of 1992, 50 CFR 
    Applicant: On August 10, 2000 we published a notice of receipt of 
application for approval (65 FR 49007) from the CITES Management 
Authority of Argentina, Direccion de Fauna y Flora Silvestre, Buenos 
Aires. The applicant wishes to establish a scientifically based 
sustainable management plan for the Blue-fronted amazon parrot (Amazona 
aestiva) in Argentina. The comment for this application is scheduled to 
end on September 10, 2000. The comment period is hereby extended until 
October 11, 2000. Comments previously submitted during the comment 
period need not be resubmitted as they will be incorporated into the 
public record and will be fully considered in the final determination 
on this application.
    Written data or comments should be submitted to the Director, U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Management Authority, 4401 North 
Fairfax Drive, Room 700, Arlington, Virginia 22203 and must be received 
by the Director by October 11, 2000.
    Documents and other information submitted with this application 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 to the following office within 30 
days of the date of publication of this notice: U.S. Fish and Wildlife 
Service, Division of Management Authority, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, 
Room 700, Arlington, Virginia 22203. Phone: (703/358-2104); FAX: (703/

    Dated: September 5, 2000.
Andrea Gaski,
Acting Chief, Branch of CITES Operations, Division of Management 
[FR Doc. 00-23139 Filed 9-7-00; 8:45 am]