Ventura Fish and Wildlife Office
Pacific Southwest Region

Ventura Fish & Wildlife Office News Releases

Service Proposes to Reclassify Arroyo Toad from Endangered to Threatened under the Endangered Species Act Mar 26, 2014 Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Reclassifying Tidewater Goby from Endangered to Threatened Mar 12, 2014 Two Eureka Valley Dunes Plants Proposed for Removal from Federal Protection Feb 26, 2014 Indian Knob Mountainbalm to Remain an Endangered Plant Species Under the Endangered Species Act Dec 10, 2013 Inyo California Towhee Proposed for Removal from Federal Protection Nov 01, 2013 Vandenberg Monkeyflower and Habitat Proposed for Federal Protections Oct 28, 2013 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Determines Ashy Storm-Petrel Does Not Warrant Protection Under the Endangered Species Act Oct 22, 2013 Santa Cruz Cypress Proposed to be Reclassified from Endangered to Threatened Aug 30, 2013 Service Reopens Public Comment Period for Proposals to Give Federal Protections to Three Amphibians and their Habitat Jul 18, 2013 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Endangered Species Recovery Champion Award Winners May 16, 2013 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Joins Tejon Ranch Company to Announce Tehachapi Uplands Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan May 10, 2013 Three Amphibians and their Habitat Proposed for Federal Protections Apr 24, 2013 Service Recommends Delisting One Species, Downlisting Two Species, No Status Change for 24 Others; Initiates Status Review of 56 Species Mar 29, 2013 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Initiates Review of the Status of West Coast Fisher Population Mar 18, 2013 Final Revised Critical Habitat for Tidewater Goby Identified Feb 05, 2013 Final Rule and Record of Decision Ending the Southern Sea Otter Translocation Program Now Available Dec 18, 2012 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Opening of 30-day Ashy Storm Petrel Comment Period Nov 28, 2012 Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Sea Otter Translocation Program Now Available Nov 08, 2012 Final Environmental Impact Statement Analyzing Tejon Ranch Habitat Conservation Plan Available for Public Review Oct 26, 2012 Service Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Permit Authorizing Harrassment of Southern Sea Otters Near San Luis Obispo County Oct 02, 2012 New Plan Will Help Tiny Foxes Continue Big Steps Toward Recovery Sep 13, 2012 Draft Economic Analysis on Revised Critical Habitat Proposal for Tidewater Goby Released Jul 23, 2012 Service to Conduct Status Reviews for Six Species in California Listed as Threatened or Endangered Jun 01, 2012 Draft Stock Assessment Report on Southern Sea Otters Available May 9 May 08, 2012 Safe Harbor Agreement at San Luis Obispo County Ranch Will Help In Recovery of Federally Listed California Red-Legged Frogs Apr 26, 2012 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Enters Into Safe Harbor Agreement in Monterey County to Protect Federally Listed Species Apr 26, 2012 Fish And Wildlife Service Announces The Opening Of A Public Comment Period On Tejon Ranch Environmental Documents Feb 02, 2012 Western Snowy Plover Critical Habitat Proposal Reopened for Comment Jan 13, 2012 Interim Habitat Conservation Plan Approved For Landowners in Santa Cruz County, California Nov 01, 2011 Fish and Wildlife Service to Reopen Comment Period on Proposal to End Southern Sea Otter Translocation Program Oct 31, 2011 Service Proposes Revised Critical Habitat for Tidewater Goby Oct 18, 2011 Service Determines Tehachapi Slender Salamander Does Not Warrant Protection under the Endangered Species Act Oct 07, 2011 Service Determines Mohave Ground Squirrel Does Not Warrant Protection under the Endangered Species Act Oct 06, 2011 Service Determines Mojave Fringe-Toed Lizard Does Not Warrant Protection under the Endangered Species Act Oct 04, 2011 Fish and Wildlife Service to Hold Public Hearings on Proposal to End Southern Sea Otter Translocation Program Sep 12, 2011 Service Initiates Status Review of 53 Species, Recommends No Status Change for 29 Species, and Uplisting 2 Species May 24, 2011 Service Designates Revised Critical Habitat for the Lane Mountain Milk-Vetch May 19, 2011 Revised Critical Habitat Proposed for Pacific Coast Population of Western Snowy Plover Mar 21, 2011 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Will Not Conduct In-depth Review to Consider Listing the Unsilvered Fritillary Feb 24, 2011 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Final Critical Habitat Revision for the Arroyo Toad Feb 09, 2011 Fish and Wildlife Service to Conduct Status Review for Six Species in California Listed as Threatened or Endangered Jan 18, 2011 Draft Economic Analysis for Lane Mountain Milk Vetch Released Nov 03, 2010 Reward up to $9,500 for Information on Sea Otter Shooting Aug 05, 2010 Draft Economic Analysis on Revised Critical Habitat Proposal for Arroyo Toad Released Jun 28, 2010 ESA Protection for the Mohave Ground Squirrel May Be Warranted Apr 26, 2010 Service Proposes Revised Critical Habitat Designation for Lane Mountain Milk-Vetch Mar 31, 2010 1.6 Million Acres Designated as Critcal Habitat for California Red-Legged Frog Mar 16, 2010 Marbled Murrelet Remains Threatened Jan 20, 2010 Proposed Safe Harbor Agreement for Ventura River Watershed Released for Public Review and Comment Dec 09, 2009 Brown Pelican Populations Recovered, Removed from Endangered Species List Nov 11, 2009 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Designates Critical Habitat for La Graciosa Thistle in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties Nov 02, 2009 Service Completes 5 Year Reviews for 50 Species in California, Nevada and Southern Oregon Oct 20, 2009 Service Re-Proposes Critical Habitat for Endangered Arroyo Toad Oct 09, 2009 Fish and Wildlife Service Revises Draft Analysis of Economic Costs for New California Red-legged Frog Critical Habitat Oct 07, 2009 Service Seeks Public Comment on Post-Delisting Monitoring of Brown Pelicans Sep 30, 2009 Endangered Species Act Protection for Ashy-Storm Petrel is Not Warranted Aug 18, 2009 Northern Leopard Frog in West may Warrant Federal Protection Jun 30, 2009 Marbled Murrelet Remains Threatened Jun 17, 2009 Public Comment Period Extended on Draft EIS and Draft Habitat Conservation Plan for Tejon Ranch May 05, 2009 Fish and Wildlife Service to Consider Salamander for Federal Protection Apr 22, 2009 Service Initiates Status Review of 58 Protected Species in California and Nevada; Seeks Latest Scientific Information on Species Health, Population Trends Mar 25, 2009 Draft Economic Analysis Available for Reproposal of Critical Habitat for the La Graciosa Thistle Mar 09, 2009 Additional Opportunity for Public Comment on Draft Eis and Draft Habitat Conservation Plan for Tejon Ranch Feb 03, 2009 Draft EIS for Tejon Ranch Habitat Conservation Plan Available Jan 23, 2009 Final Stock Assessment Report Available on Sea Otters off the California Coast Dec 30, 2008 Service Recommends Downlisting One Species; No Change Recommended for Fifteen Others Sep 10, 2008 Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes 300% Increase In California Red-legged Frog Critical Habitat Sep 06, 2008 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Re-proposes Critical Habitat for Central California Coastal Plant Aug 05, 2008 Taxonomic Revision and Critical Habitat Designated for Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep Aug 04, 2008 Public Comments Invited on Draft Revised Recovery Plan for the Mojave Population of Desert Tortoise Aug 01, 2008 Draft Stock Assessment Report Available for Sea Otters off the California Coast Jun 10, 2008 Ashy Storm-Petrel to be Considered for Possible Federal Protection under ESA May 14, 2008 Tehachapi Uplands MSHCP NOI Clarified, Corrected, Comment Period Extended May 13, 2008 Mono Basin Area Population of Greater Sage-Grouse Warrants Review for Possible Protection Under the Endangered Species Act Apr 28, 2008 Final Environmental Assessment for Raven Management in California Deserts Released Apr 03, 2008 Service Initiates Status Review of 58 Protected Species in California and Nevada Mar 05, 2008 Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep Final Recovery Plan Released Feb 13, 2008 Secretary Kempthorne Announces Proposal to Remove the Brown Pelican from the Endangered Species List Feb 08, 2008 Economic Analysis of Critical Habitat Proposal for Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep Available for Public Review and Comment Feb 05, 2008 Service Designates Critical Habitat for Tidewater Goby Jan 31, 2008 Service to Consider Whether the Amargosa River Population of the Mojave Fringe-Toed Lizard Should be Listed Jan 10, 2008 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Designates Critical Habitat for Monterey Spineflower Jan 09, 2008 Critical Habitat Designated For Monterey County Plant Oct 24, 2007 Draft Economic Analysis of Critical Habitat Proposal for Monterey Spineflower Available for Public Review and Comment Oct 16, 2007 Fish and Wildlife Service Completes Five-Year Status Review of 20 Species Oct 09, 2007 Draft Economic Analysis of Critical Habitat Proposal for Tidewater Goby Available for Public Review and Comment Sep 25, 2007 Recovery Plan for Pacific Coast Population of the Western Snowy PloverTo Rely on Strong Volunteer Effort Sep 24, 2007 Draft Economic Analysis Released For Endangered Monterey County Plant Aug 07, 2007 Critical Habitat Proposed For Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep Jul 25, 2007 Service Releases Draft Economic Analysis For Proposed Designation Of Critical Habitat For The Marbled Murrelet Jun 26, 2007 Fish and Wildlife Service Publishes Court-Directed Clarification of 2005 Final Rule That Designated Critical Habitat for 15 Vernal Pool Species May 31, 2007 Secretary Kempthone Announces $68 Million in Grants to Support Land Acquisition and Conservation Planning for Endangered Species May 15, 2007 Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Private Stewardship Grants to Landowners for Endangered Species Conservation May 15, 2007 Draft Environmental Assessment for Proposed Raven Management Released for Public Review Apr 05, 2007 Service Initiates Status Review of 58 Protected Species in California and Nevada Feb 14, 2007

 

Last updated: May 14, 2013