Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies) (Acipenser oxyrinchus (=oxyrhynchus) desotoi)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

  • States/US Territories in which the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  Alabama , Florida , Louisiana , Mississippi
  • US Counties in which the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Entire is known to occur:  Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge, Caloosahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge, Delta National Wildlife Refuge  ... Show All Refuges
  • Countries in which the the Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies), Entire is known to occur:  United States
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
09/30/1991 Southeast Region (Region 4) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
07/23/2014 79 FR 42687 42696 Marine and Anadromous Taxa: Additions, Removal, Updates,and Corrections to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
04/16/2008 73 FR 20702 20704 5-Year Status Review of 18 Southeastern Species
12/30/1982 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
03/19/2003 68 FR 13370 13495 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon; Final Rule
08/08/2002 67 FR 51530 51532 ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon: Proposed rule; notice of availability (NOA) of draft economic analysis, and correction on public hearing location.
05/02/1990 55 FR 18357 18360 ETWP; Proposed Threatened Status for the Gulf Sturgeon; 55 FR 18357 18360
06/06/2002 67 FR 39106 39199 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon
08/23/1995 60 FR 43721 43723 ETWP; Decision on Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon
09/30/1991 56 FR 49653 49658 ETWP; Threatened Status for the Gulf Sturgeon; 56 FR 49653 49658
02/27/1998 63 FR 9967 9974 ETWP; Decision on Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon
01/06/1989 54 FR 554 579 ETWP; Animal Notice of Review; 54 FR 554 579
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
09/30/1991 56 FR 49653 49658 ETWP; Threatened Status for the Gulf Sturgeon; 56 FR 49653 49658

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
09/22/1995 Gulf Sturgeon View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
04/16/2008 73 FR 20702 20704 5-Year Status Review of 18 Southeastern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
09/22/2009 Gulf Sturgeon completed 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
03/19/2003 68 FR 13370 13495 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon; Final Rule Final Rule Final designated
06/06/2002 67 FR 39106 39199 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Gulf Sturgeon 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 Atlantic sturgeon (Gulf subspecies).

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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