[Federal Register: October 9, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 196)]
[Page 62978]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Receipt of Applications

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt.


SUMMARY: We announce our receipt of applications to conduct certain 
activities pertaining to scientific research and enhancement of 
survival of endangered species.

DATES: Written comments on these requests for permits must be received 
by November 8, 2002.

ADDRESSES: Written data or comments should be submitted to the 
Assistant Regional Director-Ecological Services, U.S. Fish and Wildlife 
Service, P.O. Box 25486, Denver Federal Center, Denver, Colorado 80225-
0486; telephone 303-236-7400, facsimile 303-236-0027.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: 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 
within 20 days of the date of publication of this notice to the address 
above; telephone 303-236-7400.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following applicants have requested 
renewal of scientific research and enhancement of survival permits to 
conduct certain activities with endangered species pursuant to section 
10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 
U.S.C. 1531 et seq.).


Applicant: J. Stephen McCusker, San Antonio Zoo, San Antonio, Texas

    The applicant requests a permit to possess black-footed ferrets 
(Mustela nigripes) for public display in conjunction with recovery 
activities for the purpose of enhancing the species' survival and 


Applicant: Craig Milewski, Dakota State University, Madison, South 

    The applicant requests a permit to take Topeka shiner (Notropis 
topeka) in conjunction with recovery activities throughout the species' 
range for the purpose of enhancing their survival and recovery.

    Dated: September 19, 2002.
Mary G. Henry,
Regional Director, Denver, Colorado.
[FR Doc. 02-25653 Filed 10-8-02; 8:45 am]