[Federal Register: July 22, 2005 (Volume 70, Number 140)]
[Page 42361]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Issuance of Permit for Incidental Take of Threatened Species for 
the Monument Creek Interceptor Tie-In Project Along Jackson Creek, El 
Paso County, CO

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of issuance of permit for incidental take of endangered 


SUMMARY: On February 15, 2005, a notice was published in the Federal 
Register (Vol. 70, No. 30, FR 7754), that an application had been filed 
with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) by the Triview 
Metropolitan District and Forest Lakes Metropolitan District for a 
permit to incidentally take, pursuant to section 10(a)(1)(B) of the 
Endangered Species Act of 1973 (16 U.S.C. 1539) as amended, Preble's 
meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei), pursuant to the terms 
of the ``Low-Effect Habitat Conservation Plan for Issuance of an 
Endangered Species Act Section 10(a)(1)(B) Permit for the Incidental 
Take of the Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei) for 
the Monument Creek Interceptor Tie-In Along Jackson Creek, El Paso 
County, Colorado.''
    Notice is hereby given that on June 30, 2005, as authorized by the 
provisions of the Endangered Species Act, the Service issued a permit 
(TE-097228-0) 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 Endangered Species Act, as amended.
    Additional information on this permit action may be requested by 
contacting the Colorado Field Office, 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: July 8, 2005.
Mike Stempel,
Acting Regional Director, Denver, Colorado.
[FR Doc. 05-14503 Filed 7-21-05; 8:45 am]