[Federal Register Volume 60, Number 8 (Thursday, January 12, 1995)]
[Pages 2949-2950]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 95-731]


[I.D. 121294A]

Marine Mammals

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Issuance of modification to permit Nos. 704 (P77#39), 684 
(P77#35), 591 (P77#26), and 711 (P77#43).


SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that on December 22, 1994, the above 
permits issued to the Southwest Fisheries Science Center, NMFS, NOAA, 
P.O. Box 271, La Jolla, CA 92038-0271, were modified to extend the 
expiration dates through December 31, 1995.

ADDRESSES: The modifications and related documents are available for 
review upon written request or by appointment in the following offices:
    Permits Division, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, 1315 East-
West Highway, Room 13130, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (301/713-2289); and
    Southwest Region, NMFS, 501 W. Ocean Boulevard, Suite 4200, Long 
Beach, CA 90802-4213 (310/980-4015).

[[Page 2950]] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The subject modifications have 
been issued under the authority of the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 
1972, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.), the provisions of 
Secs. 216.33 (d) and (e) of the Regulations Governing the Taking and 
Importing of Marine Mammals (50 CFR part 216), the Endangered Species 
Act of 1973, as amended (16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq.), and the provisions of 
Sec. 222.25 of the regulations governing the taking, importing, and 
exporting of endangered fish and wildlife (50 CFR part 222).
    Issuance of this permit, as required by the Endangered Species Act 
of 1973, was based on a finding that such permit: (1) Was applied for 
in good faith; (2) will not operate to the disadvantage of the 
endangered species which is the subject of this permit; and (3) is 
consistent with the purposes and policies set forth in section 2 of the 
Endangered Species Act.

    Dated: December 22, 1994.
William W. Fox, Jr.,
Director, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries 
[FR Doc. 95-731 Filed 1-11-95; 8:45 am]