Gray whale (Eschrichtius robustus)
Listing Status: and
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Gray whale
Population location: Western North Pacific DPS — See 50 CFR 224.101
Listing status: Endangered
- USFWS Refuges in which this population is known to occur:
Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge, Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
- USFWS Refuges in which this population is known to occur: Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge, Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Population location: Eastern North Pacific Ocean--coastal and Bering, Beaufort, and Chukchi Seas
Listing status: Delisted due to Recovery
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|06/02/1970||National Marine Fisheries Service (National Marine Fisheries Service)||Western North Pacific DPS — See 50 CFR 224.101|
|06/16/1994||National Marine Fisheries Service (National Marine Fisheries Service)||Eastern North Pacific Ocean--coastal and Bering, Beaufort, and Chukchi Seas|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|10/06/1999||64 FR 54275 54276||Marine Mammals; Gray Whale Research and Monitoring||
|06/16/1994||59 FR 31094 31095||ETWP; Final Rule to Remove the Eastern North Pacific Population of the Gray Whale From the List of Endangered Wildlife||
|11/22/1991||56 FR 58869 58877||ETWP; Eschrichtius robustus (Gray Whale); 56 FR 58869 58877||
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Gray whale.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Gray whale.
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