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Law Digest: Treaties

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species Treaty

Migratory Bird Treaty - Canada

Migratory Bird Treaty - Japan

Migratory Bird Treaty - Mexico

Migratory Bird Treaty - Russia


Outreach programs teach the public about wlidlife trade laws. Credit: Bill Butcher / USFWS
Outreach programs teach the public about wlidlife trade laws. Credit: Bill Butcher / USFWS

Law Digest: Resource Laws

Captive Wildlife Safety Act

Injurious Wildlife

Regulations - Title 50 Wildlife and Fisheries


U.S. Statutes:

African Elephant Conservation Act - 16 USC 4201-4246

Airborne Hunting Act - 16 USC 742j1

Antarctic Conservation Act - 16 USC 2401-2413

Archaeological Resources Protection Act - 16 USC 470aa-470mm

Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act - 16 USC 668-668d

Endangered Species Act - 16 USC 1531-1544

Indian Arts and Crafts Act - 18 USC 1159

Importation or Shipment Injurious Wildlife - Title 18 USC 42

Lacey Act - 16 USC 3371-3378

Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp Act - 16 USC 718a-718k

Migratory Bird Treaty Act - 16 USC 703-712

Marine Mammal Protection Act - 16 USC 1361-1407

National Wildlife Refuge System - 16 USC 668dd-ee

Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Act of 1998 - 16 USC 5301-5306

Wild Bird Conservation Act - 16 USC 4901-4916

 

Last updated: August 20, 2019