[Federal Register: January 7, 2005 (Volume 70, Number 5)]
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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 (Awe'') 
solicits review and comment from the public, and from local, State and 
Federal agencies on the following permit requests.

DATES: Comments on these permit applications must be received on or 
before February 7, 2005.

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 

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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-094808

    Applicant: Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources, Pago Pago, 
American Samoa. The applicant requests a permit to take (capture, tag, 
collect biological samples, and salvage) the hawksbill turtle 
(Eretmochelys imbricata) in conjunction with nest monitoring and 
scientific research on and near the islands of American Samoa for the 
purpose of enhancing its survival.

Permit No. TE-096741

    Applicant: Pacific Naval Facilities Engineering Command.
    The applicant requests a permit to take remove/reduce to possession 
(collect) Abutilon menziesii (ko'oloa'oula), Abutilon sandwicense (no 
common name), Achyranthes splendens var. rotundata (round-leaved chaff-
flower), Alectryon macrococcus var. macrococcus (mahoe), Bonamia 
menziesii (no common name), Chamaesyce kuwaleana ('akoko), Chamaesysce 
skottsbergii var. kalaeloana ('Ewa Plains 'akoko), Cyperus 
trachysanthos (pu'uke'a), Flueggea neowawraea (mehamehame), Hedyotis 
parvula (no common name), Lepidium arbuscula ('anaunau), Lipochaeta 
lobtata var. leptophylla (nehe), Lobelia niihauensis (no common name), 
Marsilea villosa (ihi'ihi), Neraudia angulata (no common name), 
Nototrichium humile (kulu'i), Schiedea hookeri (no common name), and 
Viola chamissoniana ssp. chamissoniana (pamakani) in conjunction with 
propagation activities on the Island of Oahu, Hawaii, for the purpose 
of enhancing their survival.
    We solicit public review and comment on this recovery permit 

    Dated: December 8, 2004.
David J. Wesley,
Acting Regional Director, Region 1, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. 05-337 Filed 1-6-05; 8:45 am]