Steller Sea Lion Listed as Threatened under the ESA

Overview

Description
Steller Sea Lion Listed as Endangered
Authority
Endangered Species Act
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
12/04/1990

Summary

NOAA Fisheries is listing the Steller (northern) sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) throughout its range as threatened under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, 16 U.S.C. 1531 et seq. (ESA) and is establishing protective measures similar to those contained in the previous emergency rule (April 5, 1990; 55 FR 12645). More comprehensive protective regulations and critical habitat designation are being considered in a separate, forthcoming rulemaking.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 07/09/2018