Shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
- States/US Territories in which the Shortnose sturgeon, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: Georgia , North Carolina , Pennsylvania , South Carolina
- US Counties in which the Shortnose sturgeon, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Shortnose sturgeon, Entire is known to occur:
Blackbeard Island National Wildlife Refuge, Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge, Ernest F. Hollings Ace Basin National Wildlife Refuge, Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge, Santee National Wildlife Refuge... Show All Refuges
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|03/11/1967||National Marine Fisheries Service (National Marine Fisheries Service)||Entire|
» Federal Register Documents
|03/11/1967||32 FR 4001||Endangered Species List - 1967|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|12/15/1998||Final Recovery Plan for the Shortnose Sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Shortnose sturgeon.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Shortnose sturgeon.
» Life History
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