There are 13 item(s) tagged with the keyword "Rule".
The USFWS has published a rule listing the New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse (Zapus hudsonius luteus) as an Endangered species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 (ESA).
The USFWS has reopened the comment period for the September 26, 2014 proposed rule to revise the designation of critical habitat for the U.S. distinct population segment of the Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis).
During this time the USFWS will be accepting comments on the February 4, 2013 proposed rule to list the North American wolverine (78 FR 7864).
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has reopened the public comment period on the listing and designation of critical habitat for the Gunnison sage-grouse. The USFWS proposes to list this species as Endangered under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) reopened the public comment period for the proposed rule to list the North American wolverine. The USFWS would list the North American wolverine as threatened under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.
On August 23, 2013 the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Fisheries Service published a final rule which alters the process in which critical habitat is designated under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) (50 CFR 424.19). The rule specifies that the economic analysis and the proposed critical habitat designation will be released for public comment simultaneously.
On August 13, 2013, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service listed the desert plant Gierisch mallow as a protected species under the Endangered Species Act and identified areas important to the species recovery. The final rule, published in the Federal Register, maps and other details about the plant are available online or by contacting the FWS Arizona Ecological Service Office at 602-242-0210.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service added the Jemez Mountain salamander to the federal endangered species list, ensuring that its habitat must be protected. The agency’s ruling is effective Oct. 10, and a designation of critical habitat for the salamander is expected soon.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced a six month extension of the final determination of whether to list the Gunnison sage-grouse (Centrocercus minimus) as endangered and whether to designate critical habitat. This action also reopens the comment period and would allow a longer window to receive relevant comments and information from the public and other cooperating agencies.