San Bernardino Merriam's kangaroo rat (Dipodomys merriami parvus)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

A large-headed rodent with large hind feet and a long tail.

  • States/US Territories in which the San Bernardino Merriam's kangaroo rat, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  California
  • US Counties in which the San Bernardino Merriam's kangaroo rat, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
01/27/1998 California/Nevada Region (Region 8) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
03/05/2008 73 FR 11945 11950 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 58 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of Completed 5-Year Reviews in California, Nevada and Southern Oregon
04/16/2008 73 FR 20581 20599 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys merriami parvus): Proposed rule; reopening of comment period, changes to the proposed critical habitat revision, notice of availability of draft economic analysis, and amended required determinations.
04/23/2002 67 FR 19812 19845 Final Designation of Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat
09/19/1997 62 FR 49398 49397 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa
02/28/1996 61 FR 7597 7613 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species
11/21/1991 56 FR 58804 58836 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species; 56 FR 58804 58836
09/24/1998 63 FR 51005 51017 ETWP; Final Rule To List the San Bernardino kangaroo Rat as Endangered
05/21/2010 75 FR 28636 28642 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 34 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of 96 Completed 5-Year Reviews in California and Nevada
06/19/2007 72 FR 33808 33842 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Revised Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys merriami parvus): Proposed rule.
01/27/1998 63 FR 3835 3843 ETWP; Emergency Rule To List the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat as Endangered
01/27/1998 63 FR 3877 3878 ETWP; Proposed Rule to List the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat as Endangered; and Notice of Public Hearing
11/15/1994 59 FR 58982 59028 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species.
10/17/2008 73 FR 61936 62002 Designation of Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys merriami parvus); Final Rule
12/08/2000 65 FR 77178 77208 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat
06/06/2007 72 FR 31338 31339 Walton Development LLC Residential Project, City of Redlands, San Bernardino County, CA

» Recovery

Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
03/05/2008 73 FR 11945 11950 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 58 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of Completed 5-Year Reviews in California, Nevada and Southern Oregon
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
05/21/2010 75 FR 28636 28642 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 34 Species in California and Nevada; Availability of 96 Completed 5-Year Reviews in California and Nevada
  • Notice 5-year Review, Completion
Five Year Review
Date Title
08/14/2009 San Bernardino kangaroo rat 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
10/17/2008 73 FR 61936 62002 Designation of Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys merriami parvus); Final Rule Final Rule Not Required
06/19/2007 72 FR 33808 33842 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Revised Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys merriami parvus): Proposed rule. Proposed Rule Not Required
04/23/2002 67 FR 19812 19845 Final Designation of Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat Final Rule Final designated
12/08/2000 65 FR 77178 77208 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat Proposed Rule Not Required

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

» Conservation Plans

Habitat Conservation Plans (HCP) (learn more)
HCP Plan Summaries
City of Highland Roadways Project
East Valley Centre (Highland, San Bernardino Cnty, CA) [formerly National Equity Engineering]
Lytle Creek Turnout Low-Effect HCP (formerly West Valley Water District, San Bernardino Cnty, CA)
Regency Center, City of Highland, San Bernadino County
Walton Homes (Redlands, San Bernardino Cnty, CA)
Western Riverside MSHCP (One permit w/ 22 permittees)

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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