[Federal Register: December 7, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 235)]
[Page 69223-69224]
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Fish and Wildlife Service

Endangered Species Recovery Permit Applications

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of receipt of permit applications; request for comment.


SUMMARY: We invite the public to comment on the following application 
to conduct certain activities with endangered species.

DATES: Comments on this permit application must be received on or 
before January 7, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Written data or comments should be submitted to the U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service, Chief, Endangered Species, Ecological 
Services, 911 NE. 11th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97232-4181 (telephone: 
503-231-2063; fax: 503-231-6243). Please refer to the permit number for 
the application when submitting comments. All comments received, 
including names and addresses, will become part of the official 
administrative record and may be made available to the public.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Grant Canterbury, Fish and Wildlife 
Biologist, at the above Portland address (telephone: 503-231-2063; fax: 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following applicant has applied for a 
permit to conduct certain activities with endangered species pursuant 
to section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Act (16 U.S.C. 1531 et 
seq.). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (``we'') solicits review and 
comment from local, State, and Federal agencies, and the public on the 
following permit request.

Permit No. 168437

Applicant: Jane R. Ragsdale, Celeste, Texas.

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    The applicant requests a permit to purchase, in interstate 
commerce, two female and two male captive bred Hawaiian (=nene) geese 
(Branta [=Nesochen] sandvicensis) for enhancing their propagation and 
survival. This notification covers activities conducted by the 
applicant over the next 5 years.

Public Review of Comments

    We solicit public review and comment on this recovery permit 
application. Before including your address, phone number, e-mail 
address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you 
should be aware that your entire comment--including your personal 
identifying information--may be made publicly available at any time. 
While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal 
identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we 
will be able to do so.
    Comments and materials received will be available for public 
inspection, by appointment, during normal business hours at the above 

    Dated: November 13, 2007.
David J. Wesley,
Acting Regional Director, Region 1, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
[FR Doc. E7-23760 Filed 12-6-07; 8:45 am]