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Designation of Critical Habitat for Steller Sea Lions


Steller Sea Lion Critical Habitat
Endangered Species Act
Action Status
Final Rule
Affected Species


Pursuant to the Endangered Species Act (ESA), NOAA Fisheries is designating critical habitat for the Steller (northern) sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) in certain areas and waters of Alaska, Oregon and California. The direct economic and other impacts resulting from this critical habitat designation, over and above those arising from the listing of the species under the ESA, are expected to be minimal

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 01/04/2021

Critical Habitat