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
06/02/1970 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
08/22/2001 66 FR 44115 44116 Endangered Fish and Wildlife; Draft Recovery Plan for the Western North Atlantic Right Whale, Notice of extension of comment deadline
05/19/1993 58 FR 29186 29187 Proposed Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale
07/11/2001 66 FR 36260 36260 Draft Recovery Plan for the Western North Atlantic Right Whale
03/23/1999 64 FR 14052 14077 (NOAA/NMFS) Endangered and Threatened Species; Regulations Consolidation; Final Rule
03/23/1988 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
06/03/1994 59 FR 28794 28834 Designated Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale
04/14/1970 35 FR 6069 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Endangered Species Conservation); 35 FR 6069
06/02/1970 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)
04/08/2008 73 FR 19000 19014 Designation of Critical Habitat for North Pacific Right Whale: Final rule.
07/19/1993 58 FR 38553 Designated Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
05/21/2010 North Atlantic Right Whale Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
07/11/2001 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
04/08/2008 73 FR 19000 19014 Designation of Critical Habitat for North Pacific Right Whale: Final rule. Final Rule Final designated
03/23/1999 64 FR 14052 14077 (NOAA/NMFS) Endangered and Threatened Species; Regulations Consolidation; Final Rule Final Rule Final designated
06/03/1994 59 FR 28794 28834 Designated Critical Habitat; Northern Right Whale Final Rule Not Required
05/19/1993 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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