[Federal Register: July 16, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 136)]
[Page 46683]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Notice of Receipt of Application for Endangered Species Permit

AGENCY: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of Receipt.


    The following applicant has applied for a permit to conduct certain 
activities with an endangered species. This notice is provided pursuant 
to section 10(c) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 
U.S.C. 1531 et seq.):


Applicant: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Virginia Field Office

    The applicant requests authorization to take (collect and kill) 
glochidia of two Federally listed endangered freshwater mussels, dwarf 
wedge mussel (Alasmidonta heterodon) from Sullivan County, New 
Hampshire, and oyster mussel (Epioblasma capsaeformis), from Scott 
County, Virginia and Hancock County, Tennessee. Acute and chronic 
toxicity tests will be conducted to determine effect levels on 
imperiled mussels.
    Written data or comments should be submitted to the Regional 
Permits Coordinator, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 300 Westgate 
Center Drive, Hadley, Massachusetts 01035 and must be received within 
30 days of the date of this publication.
    Documents and other information submitted with this application are 
available for review 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: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 300 
Westgate Center Drive, Hadley, Massachusetts 01035. Attention: Diane 
Lynch, Regional Permits Coordinator. Telephone: 413-253-8628; Fax: 413-

    Dated: July 3, 2002.
Richard O. Bennett,
Acting Regional Director.
[FR Doc. 02-17788 Filed 7-15-02; 8:45 am]