Endangered Species
Pacific Region




Threatened and Endangered Species

MArbled MurreletThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, in the Department of the Interior, and the National Marine Fisheries Service which is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), in the Department of Commerce, share responsibility for administration of the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Look below to learn more about what the Fish and Wildlife Service does to carry out this responsibility.

Most Endangered Species program activities within the Pacific Region are handled by our Fish and Wildlife field offices.  Please select an office below to access more detailed information about a species in your area.  On this regional web site, you will find a range of general information, compilations for wide-ranging species that span several field offices, and other information.

Hawaiian picture-wing flySpecies Information

In addition to the information available on this site, you can also explore the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s national web site which contains an ESA regulatory profile for all threatened and endangered species.  A search can be performed using common names or scientific names.  See http://www.fws.gov/endangered/species/index.html

Background Information on The Endangered Species Act ...

Last updated: March 6, 2013
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