[Federal Register: December 19, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 244)]
[Page 65509]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Endangered and Threatened Species Permit Applications

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of application.


    The following applicant has 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: Assistant Regional Director, Ecological Services, Region 
3, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Fort Snelling, Minnesota.

    The applicant requests an amendment to his permit for scientific 
take activities of listed species in Region 3 to add the following 
species for scientific purposes and the enhancement of propagation or 
survival of the species in the wild, in accordance with listing, 
recovery outlines, recovery plans and/or other Service work for the 
species: Canada lynx (Lynx canadensis), Whooping crane (Grus 
americana), Lake Erie water snake (Nerodia sipedon insularum), Tumbling 
Creek cavesnail (Antrobia culveri), Scaleshell (Leptodea leptodon), 
Cave crayfish (Cambarus aculabrum), Short's bladderpod (Lesquerella 
globosa), Short's goldenrod (Solidago shortii), and Virginia sneezeweed 
(Helenium virginicum).
    Written data or comments should be submitted to the Regional 
Director, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Ecological Services, 1 
Federal Drive, Fort Snelling, Minnesota 55111-4056, 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: Mr. Peter Fasbender, U.S. Fish and 
Wildlife Service, Ecological Services, 1 Federal Drive, Fort Snelling, 
Minnesota 55111-4056. Telephone: (612) 713-5343; Fax: (612) 713-5292; 
E-mail: peter--fasbender@fws.gov.

    Dated: December 7, 2001.
Lynn M. Lewis,
Acting Assistant Regional Director, Ecological Services, Region 3, Fort 
Snelling, Minnesota.
[FR Doc. 01-31194 Filed 12-18-01; 8:45 am]