Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)

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Listing Status:   

  • States/US Territories in which the Atlantic salmon, Gulf of Maine DPS is known to or is believed to occur:  Maine
  • US Counties in which the Atlantic salmon, Gulf of Maine DPS is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Atlantic salmon, Gulf of Maine DPS is known to occur:  Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
06/19/2009 Northeast Region (Region 5) Gulf of Maine DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
06/19/2009 74 FR 29344 29387 Determination of Endangered Status for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment of Atlantic Salmon; Final Rule
10/25/1999 64 FR 57535 57547 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Recycled Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions
12/20/2005 70 FR 75473 75478 Notice of Availability for the Final Recovery Plan for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment of Atlantic Salmon
11/14/2006 71 FR 66298 66301 90-Day Finding for a Petition to List the Kennebec River Population of Anadromous Atlantic Salmon as Part of the Endangered Gulf Of Maine Distinct Population Segment
09/19/1997 62 FR 49398 49397 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa
09/29/1995 60 FR 50530 50539 ETWP; Proposed Threatened Status for a Distinct Population Segment of Anadromous Atlantic Salmon (Salmosalar) in Seven Maine Rivers
02/28/1996 61 FR 7597 7613 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species
01/07/2000 65 FR 1082 1083 ETWP; Extension of Comment Period and Notice of Public Hearings on Proposed Endangered Status for a Distinct Population Segment of Anadromous Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) in the Gulf of Maine
03/15/2000 65 FR 13935 Extension of Comment Period on Proposed Endangered Status for a Distinct Population Segment of Anadromous Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) in the Gulf of Maine
12/18/1997 62 FR 66325 66338 ETWP; Withdrawal of Proposed Rule to List a Distinct Population segment of Atlantic Salmon (Salmo Salar) as Threatened
11/17/2000 65 FR 69459 69483 Endangered and Threatened Species; Final Endangered Status for a Distinct Population Segment of Anadromous Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar)in the Gulf of Maine
09/03/2008 73 FR 51415 51436 Proposed Endangered Status for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment of Atlantic Salmon;12-month petition finding
06/18/2004 69 FR 34184 34185 Notice of Availability of a Draft Recovery Plan for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment (DPS) of Atlantic Salmon
06/19/2009 74 FR 29300 29341 Designation of Critical Habitat for Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment; Final Rule
11/17/1999 64 FR 62627 62641 Endangered and Threatened Species; Proposed Endangered Status for a Distinct Population Segment of Anadromous Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) in the Gulf of Maine
07/23/2014 79 FR 42687 42696 Marine and Anadromous Taxa: Additions, Removal, Updates,and Corrections to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
11/15/1994 59 FR 58982 59028 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review 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
01/20/1994 59 FR 3067 3069 ETWP; 90-Day Finding for a Petition to List the Anadromous Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) Populations in the United States as Endangered or Threatened
10/30/2001 66 FR 54808 54832 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Species That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened,Annual Notice of Findings on Recycled Petitions, and Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions; Proposed Rule
03/17/1995 60 FR 14410 14412 ETWP; 12 Month Finding for a Petition to List the Anadromous Atlantic Salmon (Salmo Salar) Populations in the United States as Endangered or Threatened
03/31/2016 81 FR 18639 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Draft Recovery Plan for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment of Atlantic Salmon
10/19/1999 64 FR 56297 56298 Availability of a Status Review of the Atlantic Salmon in the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
12/02/2005 Final Recovery Plan for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment (DPS) of Atlantic Salmon View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
06/18/2004 69 FR 34184 34185 Notice of Availability of a Draft Recovery Plan for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment (DPS) of Atlantic Salmon
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
12/20/2005 70 FR 75473 75478 Notice of Availability for the Final Recovery Plan for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment of Atlantic Salmon
  • Notice Final Recovery Plan Availability
03/31/2016 81 FR 18639 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Draft Recovery Plan for the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment of Atlantic Salmon
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
10/19/1999 64 FR 56297 56298 Availability of a Status Review of the Atlantic Salmon in the Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment
  • Notice Doc. Availability

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
06/19/2009 74 FR 29300 29341 Designation of Critical Habitat for Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) Gulf of Maine Distinct Population Segment; Final Rule Final Rule Final designated

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

» Conservation Plans

Candidate Conservation Agreements (CCA): (learn more)
CCA Plan Summaries
Atlantic salmon, 7 Maine rivers

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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