Listing Shortnose Sturgeon Under the ESA

Overview

Authority
Endangered Species Act
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Published
03/11/1967

Summary

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 04/09/2018