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Enhancement of Survival Permits

Candidate Conservation Agreements

Safe Harbor Agreements


These permits are a mechanism to promote endangered species conservation on non-federal lands in conjunction with Safe Harbor Agreements and Candidate Conservation Agreements with Assurances. The enhancement permit and Agreements allow landowners to improve habitat for listed species without incurring additional restrictions if the size of the area occupied by the species increases or the species number increases.


Safe Harbor Agreements


Candidate Conservation Agreements with Assurances


Applying for a permit from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service


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Last updated: February 22, 2016