Under the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service must establish a recovery team that will prepare a comprehensive recovery plan for the Ivory-billed Woodpecker. The team will advise agencies, stakeholders, and the public on conservation actions proposed for the species.
- Organizational Chart of the Recovery Team
- Recovery Team Executive Committee
- Steering Committee
- Biology Working Group -- focuses on research, including natural history investigations, population viability, and survey techniques
- Habitat and Management Working Group -- will identify, inventory, and describe current and potential habitat and provide recommendations and advice on forest management.
- Recovery Team Members