Mexican wolf (Canis lupus ssp. baileyi)

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Listing Status:    and  

Population detail

The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Mexican wolf 

  • Population location: Entire, except where included in an experimental population as set forth in 17.84(k)

    Listing status:  Endangered

    • States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  Arizona , New Mexico
    • US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
    • USFWS Refuges in which this population is known to occur:  Sevilleta National Wildlife Refuge
  • Population location: U.S.A. (portions of AZ and NM)see 17.84(k)

    Listing status:  Experimental Population, Non-Essential

 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
04/28/1976 Southwest Region (Region 2) Entire, except where included in an experimental population as set forth in 17.84(k)
01/24/1998 Southwest Region (Region 2) U.S.A. (portions of AZ and NM)see 17.84(k)

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
02/10/2014 79 FR 7627 7629 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removing the Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) From the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Maintaining Protections for the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi) by Listing It as Endangered; Proposed rule; notice of availability and reopening of comment period.
09/05/2013 78 FR 54614 54616 Removing the Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) From the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Maintaining Protections for the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi) by Listing It as Endangered
06/13/2013 78 FR 35663 35719 Removing the Gray Wolf(Canis lupus) From the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Maintaining Protections for the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi ) by Listing It as Endangered; Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf; Proposed Rules
10/02/2013 78 FR 60813 60815 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removing the Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) From the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Maintaining Protections for the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi) by Listing It as Endangered: Proposed rule; announcement of public hearing.
09/05/2013 78 FR 54613 54614 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf; Proposed Rule; extension of public comment period and announcement of public hearing.
01/16/2015 80 FR 2512 2563 ETWP; Revision to the Regulations for the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf; Final Rule
07/25/2014 79 FR 43358 43373 Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf; Proposed rule; revisions and notice of availability of a draft environmental impact statement; reopening of public comment period and announcement of public hearings.
06/13/2013 78 FR 35719 35742 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Proposed Revision To the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf
07/25/2014 79 FR 43358 43373 ETWP; Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf: Proposed rule; revisions and notice of availability of a draft environmental impact statement; reopening of public comment period and announcement of public hearings.
01/16/2015 80 FR 2488 2512 ETWP; Endangered Status for the Mexican Wolf; Final Rule
08/05/2013 78 FR 47268 47270 Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi)
09/05/2013 78 FR 54613 54614 Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf
08/04/2010 75 FR 46894 46898 90-Day Finding on a Petition To List the Mexican Gray Wolf as an Endangered Subspecies With Critical Habitat
05/01/1996 61 FR 19237 19248 ETWP; Proposed Establishment of a Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Gray Wolf in Arizona and New Mexico
04/21/1975 40 FR 17590 17591 Lists of Endangered and Threatened Fauna (10); 40 FR 17590 17591
08/05/2013 78 FR 47268 47270 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi)
11/25/2014 79 FR 70154 70155 ETWP; Proposed Revision to the Regulations for the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf; Proposed rule; availability of a final environmental impact statement and a draft record of decision.
10/28/2013 78 FR 64192 64193 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Extending the Public Comment Periods and Rescheduling Public Hearings Pertaining to the Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) and the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi)
01/12/1998 63 FR 1752 1772 ETWP; Establishment of a Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Gray Wolf in Arizona and New Mexico
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
05/01/1996 61 FR 19237 19248 ETWP; Proposed Establishment of a Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Gray Wolf in Arizona and New Mexico
01/12/1998 63 FR 1752 1772 ETWP; Establishment of a Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Gray Wolf in Arizona and New Mexico

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
05/05/2010 Final Mexican Wolf Conservation Assessment Recovery efforts in progress, but no implementation information yet to display Conservation Strategy
09/15/1982 Mexican Wolf Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final
09/15/1982 Mexican Wolf Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
02/10/2014 79 FR 7627 7629 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removing the Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) From the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Maintaining Protections for the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi) by Listing It as Endangered; Proposed rule; notice of availability and reopening of comment period.
  • Notice Doc. Availability
  • Notice Reopen Comment

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Mexican wolf.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Mexican wolf.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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