[Federal Register: September 12, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 177)]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Receipt of Applications for Permit

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit.


SUMMARY: The public is invited to comment on the following applications 
to conduct certain activities with endangered species and/or marine 

DATES: Written data, comments or requests must be received by October 
14, 2003.

ADDRESSES: 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 30 days 
of the date of publication of this notice to: 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.


Endangered Species

    The public is invited to comment on the following applications 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.). Written data, 
comments, or requests for copies of these complete applications should 
be submitted to the Director (address above).

Applicant: Dennis F. Danner, Spencerville, MD, PRT-076509
    The applicant requests a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy 
of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus dorcas) culled from a captive 
herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of South 
Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the species.


Applicant: Michael J. Wodjenski, New Milford, CT.
    The applicant requests a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy 
of one female brown hyena (Parahyaena brunnea) taken from the wild in 
the Republic of South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the 
survival of the species.

PRT-074389 through 074398.

Applicant: Mitchel Kalmanson, Maitland, FL.

    The applicant requests permits to export, re-export, and re-import 
captive-born tigers (Panthera tigris) to worldwide locations for the 
purpose of enhancement of the species through conservation education. 
The permit numbers and animals are: PRT-074389--Weber, 074390--Pancho, 
074391--Petra, 074392--Gandhi, 074393--Tasha, 074394--Kiara, 074395--
Chardon, 074396--Rufus, 074397--Princesa, and 074398--Isis. This 
notification covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a 
three-year period and the import of any potential progeny born while 
    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has information collection 
approval from OMB through March 31, 2004, OMB Control Number 1018-0093. 
Federal Agencies may not conduct or sponsor and a person is not 
required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
current valid OMB control number.

    Dated: August 29, 2003.
Michael S. Moore,
Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management 
[FR Doc. 03-23220 Filed 9-11-03; 8:45 am]