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Listing of the Indus River Dolphin as an Endangered Species


Final Rule to List the Indus River Dolphin (Foreign species) as Endangered under the ESA
Endangered Species Act
Action Status
Final Rule
Affected Species


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.

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 12/10/2021