Listing the Southern DPS of Spotted Seal Under the ESA

Overview

Description
Listing of the Southern DPS of Spotted Seal
Authority
Endangered Species Act
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
11/22/2010

Summary

We, NOAA Fisheries, issue a final determination to list the southern distinct population segment (DPS) of the spotted seal (Phoca largha) as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Because the southern DPS occurs outside the United States, no critical habitat is proposed for designation.

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 10/11/2019

Spotted Seal