[Federal Register: October 28, 2004 (Volume 69, Number 208)]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Receipt of Applications for Permit

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications for permit.


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

DATES: Written data, comments or requests must be received by November 
29, 2004.

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 within 30 days 
of the date of publication of this notice to: U.S. Fish and Wildlife 
Service, Division of Management Authority, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, 
Room 700, Arlington, Virginia 22203; fax (703) 358-2281.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Division of Management Authority, 
telephone (703) 358-2104.


Endangered Species

    The public is invited to comment on the following applications for 
a permit to conduct certain activities with 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.). Written data, 
comments, or requests for copies of these complete applications should 
be submitted to the Director (address above).


Applicant: National Marine Fisheries Service, Miami, FL.

    The applicant requests an amendment and renewal of their permit to 
import and/or introduce from the sea, biological samples collected from 
wild Kemp's ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii), hawksbill sea 
turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata), and leatherback sea turtle 
(Dermochelys coriacea) for the purpose of scientific research. The 
amendment request is for biopsy samples to be collected from 
incidentally captured live specimens and the renewal is for samples 
collected opportunistically from salvaged specimens. This notification 
covers activities to be conducted by the applicant over a five-year 


Applicant: George R. Fusner, III, Brentwood, TN.

    The applicant requests a permit to import the sport-hunted trophy 
of one male bontebok (Damaliscus pygargus pygargus) culled from a 
captive herd maintained under the management program of the Republic of 
South Africa, for the purpose of enhancement of the survival of the 

    Dated: October 8, 2004.
Michael S. Moore,
Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management 
[FR Doc. 04-24083 Filed 10-27-04; 8:45 am]