*** Update: Read about the outcomes of our proposals.

The United States is a proponent or co-proponent of proposals to help further protect the following species through CITES. Read more about the species in the profiles, as well as the conservation threats they face, and learn the details of what is being proposed through CITES. Please also note that the United States is developing positions on a variety of proposals that will be discussed for many other additional species and policies at CoP17.

Pangolins
African Grey Parrots
Fishhook Cacti
African Pygmy Chameleons
Chambered Nautilus
African and Middle Eastern Softshell Turtles
Devil Rays