Consultations with Federal Agencies
Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act directs all Federal agencies to use their existing authorities to conserve threatened and endangered species and, in consultation with the Service, to ensure that their actions do not jeopardize listed species or destroy or adversely modify designated critical habitat.
Background Information on Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act ...
Procedures for Conducting Section 7 Consultations and ConferencesConsultations with Federal Agencies Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act (pdf)
Frequently Asked Questions on the Section 7 consultation process.