Listing of Blue Whale under the ESA

Overview

Authority
Endangered Species Act
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
12/02/1970

Summary

By notice of proposed rulemaking published in the Federal Register on July 30, 1970 (35FR12222), notice was given that it was proposed to amend Appendix A to Part 17 of Title 50 of the Code of Federal Regulations by adding additional names to the list of foreign endangered species, including blue whales.

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 05/01/2018