About the Species
The green sawfish belongs to a group of fish—called elasmobranchs—that includes rays, skates, and sharks. Under the Endangered Species Act, NOAA Fisheries must list threatened and endangered marine species regardless of where they are found. The green sawfish is listed as endangered throughout its range under the ESA.
ESA Endangered - Foreign
- Throughout Its Range
The green sawfish is listed as endangered throughout its range under the Endangered Species Act.
Regulatory Actions & Documents
- Final Rule (79 FR 73978, December 12, 2014)
- Proposed Rule (78 FR 33300, June 4, 2013)
- 90-day Finding (76 FR 12308, March 7, 2011)