FWS FOIA Library

Welcome to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's FOIA Library. This site contains documents specifically identified for inclusion by the Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 1996. We expect that this page will continue to grow as we add more information.

As required under 5 U.S.C. 552(a)(1) . . .

Frequently Requested Information

Organization and History

FWS Policies and Guidance


Planning and Management

Statements of Policy and Interpretations Not Published in the Federal Register

Manuals and Instructions


Federal Register Documents (substantive rules)

As required under 5 U.S.C. 552(a)(2). . .

Final Opinions

Other Sources of Information

Fish and Wildlife Service

Department of the Interior

For information on the contents of the FWS FOIA Library, please contact Cathy Willis.


Last updated: May 4, 2020