[Federal Register: February 16, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 32)]
[Page 7882]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Notice of Receipt of Applications for Permit

    The following applicants have applied for a permit to conduct 
certain activities with endangered species. This notice is provided 
pursuant to Section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as 
amended (16 U.S.C. 1531, et seq.):
    Applicant: University of Wisconsin Zoological Museum, Madison, WI, 
    The applicant requests a permit to import the salvaged carcasses of 
one brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), three Galapagos penguins 
(Sphenicus mendiculus), and one Galapagos tortoise (Geochelone nigra 
ephippium) from the Charles Darwin Foundation, Inc., Quito, Ecuador, 
for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species through 
scientific research.
    Written data or comments should be submitted to the Director, U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service, Office of Management Authority, 4401 North 
Fairfax Drive, Room 700, Arlington, Virginia 22203 and must be received 
by the Director within 30 days of the date of this publication.
    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 to the following office within 30 
days of the date of publication of this notice: U.S. Fish and Wildlife 
Service, Office of Management Authority, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 
700, Arlington, Virginia 22203. Phone: (703/358-2104); FAX: (703/358-

    Dated: February 11, 2000.
Kristen Nelson,
Chief, Branch of Permits, Office of Management Authority.
[FR Doc. 00-3716 Filed 2-15-00; 8:45 am]