[Federal Register: January 26, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 17)]
[Page 4374-4375]
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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 February 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: U.S. 
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 
Services Regional Office (see ADDRESSES section) or via electronic mail 
(e-mail) to victoria_davis@fws.gov. Please submit electronic comments 
as an ASCII file avoiding the use of special characters and any form of 
encryption. Please also 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

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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 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 entirety.


Applicant: Tennessee Valley Authority, Dr. Kathryn Jackson, Knoxville, 

    The applicant requests authorization to take (capture, identify, 
release, collect relict shells and dead specimen) all listed arachnids, 
mussels, snails, insects, crustaceans, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, 
birds, mammals, and plants in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, 
Tennessee, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Virginia. Take would occur 
while conducting presence/absence surveys and population monitoring.


Applicant: Florida Department of Transportation, District VI, Alice N. 
Bravo, Miami, Florida

    The applicant requests authorization to take (capture and release) 
the Key Largo woodrat (Neotoma floridana smalli) and the Key Largo 
cotton mouse (Peromyscus gossypinus allapaticola) while conducting 
presence and absence surveys. The proposed activities would occur in 
Crocodile Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Key Largo, Monroe County, 

    Dated: December 29, 2005.
Cynthia K. Dohner,
Acting Regional Director.
[FR Doc. E6-973 Filed 1-25-06; 8:45 am]