Midwest Region Endangered Species Conserving the nature of America

 

Endangered Species Program

 

The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Endangered Species program is conserving and restoring threatened and endangered species and their ecosystems.

 

 

 

U.S. Fish and Wildlife

Service in the Midwest

 

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Find a location near you.

 

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin.
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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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