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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Fish and Wildlife Service

[FWS-R9-IA-2008-N0304; 96300-1671-0000-P5]

Issuance of Permits

AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior.
ACTION: Notice of issuance of permits for endangered species and marine mammals.
SUMMARY: The following permits were issued.
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: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Management Authority, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Room 212, Arlington, Virginia 22203; fax 703/358-2281.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Division of Management Authority, telephone 703/358-2104.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Notice is hereby given that on the dates below, as authorized by the provisions of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531et seq.), and/or the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361et seq.), the Fish and Wildlife Service issued the requested permits subject to certain conditions set forth therein. For each permit for an endangered species, the Service found that (1) the application was filed in good faith, (2) the granted permit would not operate to the disadvantage of the endangered species, and (3) the granted permitwould be consistent with the purposes and policy set forth in Section 2 of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended.

Endangered Species Permit No. Applicant Receipt of applicationFederal Registernotice Permit issuance date 184718 Delaware Museum of Natural History 73 FR 47207; August 13, 2008 September 26, 2008. Endangered Marine Mammals and Marine Mammals Permit No. Applicant Receipt of applicationFederal Registernotice Permit issuance date 183345 Michael A. Wharton, Wharton Media 73 FR 35706; June 24, 2008 October 7, 2008. 672624 U.S. Geological Survey—Western Ecological Research Center 73 FR 18808; April 7, 2008 October 31, 2008. 187053 ABR, Inc—Environmental Research Services 73 FR 42593; July 22, 2008 November 4, 2008. Dated: November 7, 2008. Lisa J. Lierheimer, Senior Permit Biologist, Branch of Permits, Division of Management Authority.