Conservation Plans and Agreements




Habitat Conservation Plan

Data Definitions

Title
Clark County - Desert Tortoise, Short-Term (6 permittees)
USFWS Region(s)
8
USFWS Field Office(s)
Nevada Fish And Wildlife Office
Permits
756260
Status
E
This was a short-term HCP in place for 4 years (3 years for original HCP with a 1 year extension -- see amendment) until a long-term HCP was developed.
NEPA Process
environmental assessment
Involved Agency
USFWS
  • Date Information
  • Date Assistance Initiated
    02/01/1990
    Date Application Received
    No info
    Date of Notice of Intent to Prepare an EIS
    ---
    Date Noticed in Federal Register
    No info
    Date Permit Issued
    07/24/1991
    Date Application Withdrawn
    ---
    Date Permit Expired
    07/31/1994
    Date Permit Denied
    ---
    Date Permit Suspended
    ---
    Date Permit Revoked
    ---
  • Area Description Information
  • Location
    Clark County, Nevada
    Listed Species
  • Tortoise, desert - (Gopherus agassizii) Entire, except in Sonoran Desert T
  • Non-Listed Species
    No non-listed species
    Habitat
    predominantly Mojave Desert scrub
    States
  • Nevada
  • Size (Total Area Covered, by State)
  • 22352 acres (Nevada)
  • Enrolled Size (Total Area Enrolled, by State)
    Data not available
    Encompassed Planning Area? (by state)
  • Yes
  • Acreage Protected
    400000 acres
    Acreage Created/Enhanced/Restored
    No info
    Acreage Adversely Affected
    22350 acres
  • Other Information
  • Applicant Type
    1 local jurisdiction
    state agency
    Land Use
    utility/infrastructure
    business/commercial construction
    recreational activities
    other
    residential construction
    Duration
    3 years, 0 months
    Reporting Frequency
    annually
    Report Received Date(s)
    No info
    Monitoring Notes
    No info
    Additional Notes
    HCP covered Mojave population of the desert tortoise. This was a short-term HCP in place for 4 years (3 years for original HCP with a 1 year extension) until a long-term HCP was developed. Acreage protected = 400,000 acres through establishment of Piute El Dorado DWMA (encompasses federal lands).
    Plan/Agreement Documents
    No info
    Federal Register Documents
    No info

    Report generated on: February 13, 2016
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