[Federal Register: April 24, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 79)]
[Page 20167]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]



Fish and Wildlife Service

Issuance of Permit for Marine Mammals

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of issuance of permit for marine mammals.


SUMMARY: The following permit was issued.

ADDRESSES: Documents and other information submitted for this 
application is 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; fax (703) 358-2281.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Division of Management Authority, 
telephone (703) 358-2104.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On January 15, 2003, a notice was published 
in the Federal Register (68 FR 2069), that an application had been 
filed with the Fish and Wildlife Service by James F. Mitchell for a 
permit PRT-064772 to import one polar bear (Ursus maritimus) sport 
hunted from the Southern Beaufort Sea polar bear population, Canada, 
for personal use.
    Notice is hereby given that on April 9, 2003, as authorized by the 
provisions of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 
U.S.C. 1361 et seq.) the Fish and Wildlife Service issued the requested 
permit subject to certain conditions set forth therein.

    Dated: April 11, 2003.
Charles S. Hamilton,
Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management 
[FR Doc. 03-10119 Filed 4-23-03; 8:45 am]