[Federal Register: August 20, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 161)]
[Page 53961]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Issuance of Permit for Incidental Take of Threatened Species for 
the Dahle Property, El Paso County, CO

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

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


    On May 24, 2002, a notice was published in the Federal Register 
(Vol. 67 No. 101 FR 36644), that an application was filed with the U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) by Lee J. Dahle of the Dahle 
Property, El Paso County, Colorado, for a permit to incidentally take, 
pursuant to section 10(a)(1)(B) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 
(16 USC 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 Section 
10(a)(1)(B) Permit for the Incidental Take of the Preble's Meadow 
Jumping Mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei) at the Dahle Property'' in El 
Paso County, Colorado.
    Notice is hereby given that on July 29, 2002, as authorized by the 
provisions of the Act, the Service issued a permit (TE-056467) 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 am and 4:30 pm weekdays.

    Dated: July 29, 2002.
Ralph O. Morgenweck,
Regional Director, Region 6, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. 02-21087 Filed 8-19-02; 8:45 am]