Nevada Fish & Wildlife Office
Pacific Southwest Region

Ecological Services

Species Conservation

The U.S Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) share the responsibility for administration of the Endangered Species Act. This responsibility includes the listing and recovery of species, designating critical habitat, maintaining a list of candidate species for listing and working with partners to conserve these species, consulting with other Federal agencies to ensure their activities do not jeopardize listed species, and issuing permits for the take of listed species.
Desert trotoise, steamboat buckwheat, Lahontan cutthroat trout, Ash Meadows pupfish, Carson wandering skipper
Last updated: April 16, 2014
April 21, 2011