[Federal Register: January 11, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 8)]
[Page 1497]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Notice of Issuance of Permit for Marine Mammals

    On October 13, 2000, a notice was published in the Federal Register 
(65 FR 60971), that an application had been filed with the Fish and 
Wildlife Service by Monterey Bay Aquarium for a permit (PRT-032027) to 
take Southern sea otters (Enhydra lutris nereis) for the purpose of 
rehabilitation and release, enhancement, and scientific research.
    Notice is hereby given that on December 18, 2001, a Letter of 
Authorization (LOA-032027) and a permit (MA032027-0) were issued by the 
Fish and Wildlife Service, as authorized by the provisions of the 
Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et 
seq.), and subject to certain conditions set forth therein.
    Documents and other information submitted for these applications 
are available for review by any party who submits a written request to 
the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Management Authority, 
4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 700, Arlington, Virginia 22203, 
telephone (703) 358-2104 or fax (703) 358-2281.

    Dated: December 21, 2001.
Monica Farris,
Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management 
[FR Doc. 02-708 Filed 1-10-02; 8:45 am]