[Federal Register: December 17, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 242)]
[Page 64987]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Notice of Receipt of Application for Endangered Species Permit

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt.


    The following applicant has applied for a permit to conduct certain 
activities with an endangered species. This notice is provided pursuant 
to section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended.
    Applicant: U.S. Geological Survey, Silvio O. Conte Anadromous Fish 
Research Center, Turners Falls, Massachusetts, PRT-TE050317-0.
    The applicant requests authorization to take (harm, harass, and 
kill) 12,000 eyed eggs of the Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). The eggs 
were captively bred at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Craig Brook 
National Fish Hatchery, East Orland, Maine, and will be transferred to 
the Conte Anadromous Fish Research Center, Turners Falls, Massachusetts 
to conduct specific research activities.
    Written data or comments should be submitted to the Regional 
Permits Coordinator, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 300 Westgate 
Center Drive, Hadley, Massachusetts, 01035, and must be received within 
30 days of the date of this publication.
    Documents and other information submitted with this application are 
available for review 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, 300 
Westgate Center Drive, Hadley, Massachusetts 01035. Attention: Diane 
Lynch, Regional Permits Coordinator. Telephone: 413-253-8628; Fax: 413-

    Dated: November 21, 2001.
Richard O. Bennett,
Acting Regional Director.
[FR Doc. 01-31105 Filed 12-14-01; 8:45 am]