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Listing Shortnose Sturgeon Under the ESA


Endangered Species Act
Action Status
Final Rule
Affected Species
Shortnose Sturgeon


Shortnose sturgeon were protected In accordance with Section 1(c) of the Endangered Species Preservation Act of October 15, 1966 (80 Stat. 926: 16 U.S.C. 668aa(c)) after consulting the States, interested organizations and individual scientists, and finding that it was threatened with extinction.

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 12/16/2022