[Federal Register: February 16, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 32)]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Receipt of Application of Endangered Species Recovery Permits

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability and receipt of applications.


SUMMARY: We announce our receipt of applications to conduct certain 
activities pertaining to enhancement of survival of endangered species.

DATES: Written comments on this request for a permit must be received 
by March 19, 2007.

ADDRESSES: Written data or comments should be submitted to the 
Assistant Regional Director, Fisheries-Ecological Services, U.S. Fish 
and Wildlife Service, P.O. Box 25486, Denver Federal Center, Denver, 
Colorado 80225-0486; facsimile 303-236-0027. Documents and other 
information submitted with these applications are available for review, 
subject to the requirements of the Privacy Act [5 U.S.C. 552A] and 
Freedom of Information Act [5 U.S.C. 552], by any party who submits a 
request for a copy of such documents within 30 days of the date of 
publication of this notice to Kris Olsen, by mail or by telephone at 
303-236-4256. All comments received from individuals become part of the 
official public record.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following applicants have requested 
issuance of enhancement of survival

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permits to conduct certain activities with endangered species pursuant 
to section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as 
amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.).
    Applicants: Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska, TE-053961; 
Turner Endangered Species Fund, Cimarron, New Mexico, TE-051139; 
Louisville Zoological Gardens, Louisville, Kentucky, TE-051826; Phoenix 
Zoo, Phoenix, Arizona, TE-051832; National Zoo, Front Royal, Virginia, 
TE-051828; National Zoo, Washington, DC, TE-051827; and Lee Richardson 
Zoo, Garden City, Kansas, TE-051825.
    The applicants request renewed permits to possess black-footed 
ferrets (Mustela nigripes) for public display and propagation in 
conjunction with recovery activities for the purpose of enhancing their 
survival and recovery.

    Dated: January 4, 2007.
Mike Stempel,
Acting Regional Director, Denver, Colorado.
[FR Doc. E7-2746 Filed 2-15-07; 8:45 am]