North Atlantic right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

  • States/US Territories in which the North Atlantic right Whale, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Georgia
  • US Counties in which the North Atlantic right Whale, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • Additional species information
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1970-06-02 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
1999-03-23 00:00:00.0 64 FR 14052 14077 (NOAA/NMFS) Endangered and Threatened Species; Regulations Consolidation; Final Rule
1970-04-14 00:00:00.0 35 FR 6069 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Endangered Species Conservation); 35 FR 6069
2001-08-22 00:00:00.0 66 FR 44115 44116 Endangered Fish and Wildlife; Draft Recovery Plan for the Western North Atlantic Right Whale, Notice of extension of comment deadline
1994-06-03 00:00:00.0 59 FR 28794 28834 Designated Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale
2008-04-08 00:00:00.0 73 FR 19000 19014 Designation of Critical Habitat for North Pacific Right Whale: Final rule.
1993-07-19 00:00:00.0 58 FR 38553 Designated Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale
1993-05-19 00:00:00.0 58 FR 29186 29187 Proposed Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale
1970-06-02 00:00:00.0 35 FR 8491 8498 Part 17 - Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife (First List of Endangered Foreign Fish and Wildlife as Appendix A)
2001-07-11 00:00:00.0 66 FR 36260 36260 Draft Recovery Plan for the Western North Atlantic Right Whale
2016-11-02 00:00:00.0 81 FR 76311 76314 Adding Ten Species and Updating Five Species on the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife; Final rule.
1988-03-23 00:00:00.0 53 FR 9469 NOAA--Listing of Endangered and Threatened Species & Designating Crit. Hab.; Petition for Designation of Crit. Hab. for Right Whale; 53 FR 9469

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
2010-05-21 North Atlantic Right Whale Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2001-07-11 66 FR 36260 36260 Draft Recovery Plan for the Western North Atlantic Right Whale
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
2008-04-08 73 FR 19000 19014 Designation of Critical Habitat for North Pacific Right Whale: Final rule. Final Rule Final designated
1999-03-23 64 FR 14052 14077 (NOAA/NMFS) Endangered and Threatened Species; Regulations Consolidation; Final Rule Final Rule Final designated
1994-06-03 59 FR 28794 28834 Designated Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale Final Rule Not Required
1993-05-19 58 FR 29186 29187 Proposed Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale Proposed Rule Not Required

To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for North Atlantic right Whale.

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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