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2020 News Releases

July 30, 2020
Final Habitat Conservation Plan for Sierra Pacific Industries Conserves Important Habitat for Northern and California Spotted Owls
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July 23, 2020
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposes to reclassify Morro shoulderband snail as threatened species under the ESA
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July 23, 2020
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service releases draft environmental assessment for amendment to San Diego County Multiple Species Conservation Program
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June 25, 2020
Interior grant programs provide $3.56 million to benefit recreational boaters, local waterways and communities in California
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June 2, 2020
Proposed Wind Project Developer Drafts Plan to Offset Ground-Disturbance Impacts to Three Listed Species, Public Comment Sought
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May 29, 2020
Service proposes removing San Benito evening primrose from endangered species list
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May 15, 2020
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Releases Final Environmental Impact Statement for Upper Santa Ana River Wash Habitat Conservation Plan
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May 14, 2020
Celebrating Conservation: Partners finalize plans to protect Pacific fisher
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April 28, 2020
Irvine student wins California’s Digital Junior Duck Stamp Contest
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April 22, 2020
Draft Restoration Plan to Support Recovery of Natural Resources Following Refugio Beach Oil Spill
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March 30, 2020
Celebrating Conservation: Partners Protect Sage-grouse in California and Nevada
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March 27, 2020
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service extends public comment period on General Conservation Plan for oil and gas activities in Santa Barbara County
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March 5, 2020
Service seeks public comment on General Conservation Plan for oil and gas activities in Santa Barbara County
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February 28, 2020
Service Seeks Public Comment Regarding Pacific Gas and Electric Draft Environmental Assessment and Habitat Conservation Plan
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February 26, 2020
Revised Critical Habitat Proposed for Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo
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January 28, 2020
North Central Valley WMA renamed in honor of Steve Thompson
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January 8, 2020
Service Proposes Federal Protections for California Population of One of North America’s Rarest Mammals
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January 7, 2020
San Diego Butterfly Proposed for Protection under the Endangered Species Act
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January 7, 2020
$2,500 Reward offered for information on gray wolf shooting
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2019 News Releases

December 18, 2019
Service Reopens Comment Period for Fisher Endangered Species Act Listing Proposal
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December 9, 2019
Draft Upper Santa Ana River Wash Conservation Plan Released for Public Comment; Public Meetings Scheduled
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November 7, 2019
Federal Scientists Determine ESA Protection Not Required for California Spotted Owl
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November 1, 2019
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seeks public comment on habitat conservation plan for former Fort Ord in Monterey County
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October 2, 2019
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seeks public comment on habitat conservation plan in San Luis Obispo County
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October 1, 2019
Historic release of endangered birds by the people who fought for them almost 50 years agol
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September 24, 2019
Slight dip in California sea otter numbers, according to 2019 survey results
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August 14, 2019
Federal ESA Protection for Salamander Not Required
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August 14, 2019
Iconic Joshua Tree Does Not Require Protection Under the Endangered Species Act
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June 26, 2019
Draft Recovery Plan Revisions for 42 Endangered Species To Assist Service and Partners Measure Progress and Address Threats
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June 21, 2019
Habitat Conservation Plan Supports Urban Growth and Conservation in Placer County
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June 6, 2019
Draft Recovery Plan for Peirson’s Milk-Vetch Released for Public Review and Comment
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May 17, 2019
Endangered Species Day: Congratulations to the 2018 Recovery Champions
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May 16, 2019
“Jump Start” winter-run Chinook salmon return to Battle Creek, marks significant step toward recovery of the species
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May 8, 2019
Interior Secretary Awards States More than $20 Million in Grants Supporting Coastal Wetlands Conservation, Recreation and Communities
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May 7, 2019
Final Plan to Guide Recovery of Laguna Mountains Skipper
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May 7, 2019
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Balances Endangered Species Conservation and Forestry Needs in Release of Green Diamond Habitat Conservation Plan
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April 25, 2019
Public Comment Sought on Draft Habitat Conservation Plan for Northern Spotted Owl and California Spotted Owl
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April 25, 2019
Service Completes Initial Reviews on Petitions to List Four Species
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April 15, 2019
Northern Sacramento Valley Hatchery fish released in first year of planned three-year study
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April 13, 2019
Announcing “Desert Tortoise Week” – April 13-22, 2019
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April 11, 2019
Service Seeks Additional Public Input on Proposed Listing of Bi-State Distinct Population Segment of Greater Sage-Grouse
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April 4, 2019
Federal-Tribal Partnership Sets Roadmap for Bringing California Condor Back to the Pacific Northwest
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March 29, 2019
2019 California Junior Duck Stamp Winners Announced
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February 22, 2019
California Junior Duck Stamp Contest - It’s Not Too Late!
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February 5, 2019
Multi-Agency Collaboration with Local Partners Paves Way for Final Recovery Plan for the Mountain Yellow-legged Frog in Southern California
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January 30, 2019
Recovery Criteria Amended for 42 Endangered Species, To Assist Service and Partners Measure Progress and Address Threats
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January 30, 2019
Service Seeks Additional Public Input on Proposed Listing of Pacific Fisher
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