[Federal Register: June 16, 2004 (Volume 69, Number 115)]
[Page 33652]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Endangered Species Recovery Permit Applications

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of permit applications.


SUMMARY: The following applicants have applied for a scientific 
research permit to conduct certain activities with endangered species 
pursuant to section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act (16 
U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (``we'') 
solicits review and comment from the public, and from local, State and 
Federal agencies on the following permit request.

DATES: Comments on these permit applications must be received on or 
before July 16, 2004.

ADDRESSES: Written data or comments should be submitted to the U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service, Chief, Endangered Species, Ecological 
Services, 911 NE. 11th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97232-4181 (fax: 503-
231-6243). Please refer to the respective permit number for each 
application when submitting comments. All comments received, including 
names and addresses, will become part of the official administrative 
record and may be made available to the public.

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 30 days of the date of publication of this notice to the address 
above (telephone: 503-231-2063). Please refer to the respective permit 
number for each application when requesting copies of documents.


Permit No. TE-799558-4

    Applicant: Idaho Power Company, Boise, Idaho. The permittee 
requests an amendment to its permit to authorize take (harass by 
survey, capture, collect, and captively propagate ) the Bliss Rapids 
snail (Taylorconcha serpenticola), the Idaho springsnail (Pyrgulopsis 
idahoensis), the Utah valvata snail (Valvata utahensis), the Snake 
River physa snail (Haitia (Physa) natricina), and the Banbury Springs 
limpet (Lanx sp.) in conjunction with life history studies, genetic 
research, pressure transducer studies, major tributaries studies, and 
ecological research throughout the range of each species for the 
purpose of enhancing their survival.
    We solicit public review and comment on this recovery permit 

    Dated: May 27, 2004.
David J. Wesley,
Acting Regional Director, Region 1, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. 04-13570 Filed 6-15-04; 8:45 am]