Revised Interagency Cooperative Policy Regarding the Role of State Agencies in the Endangered Species Act

Overview

Authority
Endangered Species Act
Action Status
Notice
02/22/2016

Summary

The Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service announce an interagency policy to clarify the role of State agencies in activities undertaken by the Services under authority of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended, and associated regulations. The policy, which is a revision of a policy issued in 1994, reflects a renewed commitment by the Services and State fish and wildlife agencies to work together in conserving America's imperiled wildlife.

Federal Register

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 12/04/2017