Listing of the Indus River Dolphin as an Endangered Species

Overview

Description
Final Rule to List the Indus River Dolphin (Foreign species) as Endangered under the ESA
Authority
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
01/14/1991

Summary

The Service is adding the Indus River dolphin (Platonista minor) to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife. This measure, required by section 4(a)(b) of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 corresponds with the final determination of endangered status published in the Federal Register of December 11, 1990, by the NOAA Fisheries, which has jurisdiction for the Indus River dolphin.

Supporting Materials

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 08/28/2018