[Federal Register: August 28, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 166)]
[Page 50940-50941]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Receipt of Applications for Endangered Species Permits

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The public is invited to comment on the following applications 
to conduct certain activities with endangered species.

DATES: We must receive written data or comments on these applications 
at the address given below, by September 27, 2006.

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 to the following 
office within 30 days of the date of publication of this notice: Fish 
and Wildlife Service, 1875 Century Boulevard, Suite 200, Atlanta, 
Georgia 30345 (Attn: Victoria Davis, Permit Biologist).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Victoria Davis, telephone 404/679-
4176; facsimile 404/679-7081.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The public is invited to comment on the 
following applications for permits to conduct certain activities with 
endangered and threatened species. This notice is provided under 
section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 
U.S.C. 1531 et seq.). If you wish to comment, you may submit comments 
by any one of the following methods. You may mail comments to the 
Service's Regional Office (see ADDRESSES section) or via electronic 
mail (e-mail) to victoria_davis@fws.gov. Please include your name and 
return address in your e-mail message. If you do not receive a 
confirmation from the Service that we have received your e-mail 
message, contact us directly at the telephone number listed above (see 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section). Finally, you may hand deliver 
comments to the Service office listed above (see ADDRESSES section).
    Our practice is to make comments, including names and home 
addresses of respondents, available for public review during regular 
business hours. Individual respondents may request that we withhold 
their home address from the administrative record. We will honor such 
requests to the extent allowable by law. There may also be other 
circumstances in which we would withhold from the administrative record 
a respondent's identity, as allowable by law. If you wish us to 
withhold your name and address, you must state this prominently at the 
beginning of your

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comments. However, we will not consider anonymous comments. We will 
make all submissions from organizations or businesses, and from 
individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of 
organizations or businesses, available for public inspection in their 


Applicant: Gary Richard, O'Neill, Jr., Warren, Arkansas

    The applicant requests authorization to take (capture, identify, 
release) the red-cockaded woodpecker (Picoides borealis) while 
conducting population surveys and management activities. The proposed 
activities would occur in Bradley, Calhoun, Drew, and Cleveland 
Counties, Arkansas.


Applicant: USDA Forest Service, National Forests in Alabama, 
Montgomery, Alabama

    The applicant requests authorization to take (capture, identify, 
measure, release) the following species: Southern acornshell 
(Epioblasma othcaloogensis), Cumberlandian combshell (Epioblasma 
brevidens), upland combshell (Epioblasma metastriata), triangular 
kidneyshell (Ptychobranchus greeni), Coosa moccasinshell (Medionidus 
parvulus), southern pigtoe (Pleurobema georgianum), blue shiner 
(Cyprinella caerulea), flattened musk turtle (Sternotherus depressus), 
Cahaba shiner (Notropis cahabae), goldline darter (Percina 
aurolineata), orange-nacre mucket (Lampsilis perovalis), Alabama 
moccasinshell (Medionidus acutissimus), southern clubshell (Pleurobema 
decisum), dark pigtoe (Pleurobema furvum), ovate clubshell (Pleurobema 
perovatum), Lacy elimia (Elimia crenatella), round rocksnail (Leptoxis 
ampla), painted rocksnail (Leptoxis taeniata), flat pebblesnail 
(Lepyrium showalteri), cylindrical lioplax (Lioplax cyclostomaformis), 
and tulotoma snail (Tulotoma magnifica) while conducting presence/
absence surveys. The proposed activities would occur in the National 
Forests located in Alabama.

    Dated: August 8, 2006.
Cynthia K. Dohner,
Acting Regional Director.
 [FR Doc. E6-14241 Filed 8-25-06; 8:45 am]