Newell's Townsend's shearwater (Puffinus auricularis newelli)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The Newell's Shearwater is a medium-sized shearwater measuring 12 to 14 inches with a wing span of 30-35 inches. It has a glossy black top, a white bottom, and a black bill that is sharply hooked at the tip. Its claws are well adapted for burrow excavation and climbing.
- States/US Territories in which the Newell's Townsend's shearwater, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: Hawaii
- US Counties in which the Newell's Townsend's shearwater, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|10/28/1975||Pacific Region (Region 1)||Entire|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|04/25/1983||Hawaiian Dark-rumped Petrel and Newell's Manx Shearwater Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|04/29/2008||73 FR 23264 23266||Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews for 70 Species in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Pacific Islands||
|02/12/2016||81 FR 7571||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 76 Species in Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Idaho||
|09/27/2011||Newell's shearwater (Puffinus auricularis newelli), 5-Year Review Summary and Evaluation|
» Critical Habitat
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