Listing of Leatherback Sea Turtles Under the ESA

Overview

Authority
Endangered Species Act
Action Status
Final Rule
Published
06/03/1970
Affected Species
Read Amendment

Summary

By notice of proposed rulemaking in the Federal Register on April 10, 1970 (35 FR 5961), notice was given that it was proposed to add a new Part 17 to Title 50, Code of Federal Regulations adding leatherback sea turtles to the endangered species list.

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 01/29/2020