[Federal Register: July 11, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 133)]
[Page 41396-41397]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Issuance of Permit for Incidental Take of Threatened Species for 
the Mayhoffer/Singletree Trail, Boulder County, CO

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Issuance of Permit for Incidental Take of Endangered Species.


SUMMARY: On April 4, 2003, a notice was published in the Federal 
Register (68 FR 16543) that an application had been filed with the Fish 
and Wildlife Service

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(Service) by the Boulder County Parks and Open Space Department, 
Colorado, for a permit to incidentally take, pursuant to section 
10(a)(1)(B) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act) (16 
U.S.C. 1539), Preble's meadow jumping mouse, pursuant to the terms of 
the Environmental Assessment/Habitat Conservation Plan for Issuance of 
an Endangered Species Section 10(a)(1)(B) Permit for the Incidental 
Take of the Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei) for 
the Mayhoffer/Singletree Trail in Boulder County, Colorado.
    Notice is hereby given that on June 18, 2003, as authorized by the 
provisions of the Act, the Service issued a permit (TE-073325-0) to the 
above named party subject to certain conditions set forth therein. The 
permit was granted only after the Service determined that it was 
applied for in good faith, that granting the permit will not be to the 
disadvantage of the threatened species, and that it will be consistent 
with the purposes and policy set forth in the Act.
    Additional information on this permit action may be requested by 
contacting the Colorado Ecological Services Field Office at 755 Parfet 
Street, Suite 361, Lakewood, Colorado 80215, telephone (303) 275-2370, 
between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays.

    Dated: June 25, 2003.
John A. Blankenship,
Regional Director, Region 6.
[FR Doc. 03-17577 Filed 7-10-03; 8:45 am]