The Service has determined that the U.S. breeding population of wood storks no longer faces the imminent threat of extinction and proposes removing the species from the Endangered Species Act.
What We Do
We provide national leadership in the conservation of coastal areas and wetlands; restoration of natural resources injured by hazardous substances; environmental reviews of federal projects; listing and recovery candidate, threatened, and endangered species; and management of decision support and mapping tools.
Our Laws and Regulations
We are responsible for implementing numerous laws, including the Endangered Species Act, Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, National Environmental Policy Act, Clean Water Act, Federal Power Act, Migratory Bird Treaty Act, Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, and Sikes Act.
Latest Stories and Topics
Our mission to protect species and their habitats includes the creation of many outputs, including reports, images, videos, news stories, and more. Whether you’re looking for a specific document pertaining to the work we do or information on an authority we administer, you can find it here.