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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
2000-03-24 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Wherever Found in Contiguous U.S. Additional species information
 

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
1978-04-10 00:00:00.0 43 FR 15098 15100 (ESSA) Export of Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter and American Ginseng - Guidelines and Information Needs for 1978 1979/Export Findings
1978-03-16 00:00:00.0 43 FR 11082 11093 Export of Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, and American Ginseng, Part II
1979-04-30 00:00:00.0 44 FR 25384 25386 Export of American Alligator, Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, Alaskan Wolf, Alaskan Brown Bear, and American Ginseng - Procedures for Making 1979-1980 Export Findings
1978-08-16 00:00:00.0 43 FR 36293 (Correction) (ESSA) Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, and American Ginseng - Proposed Export Findings for the 1978-1979 Season - Revised Proposals and Extension of Comment Period
2014-06-20 00:00:00.0 79 FR 35303 35309 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous U.S. Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx and Revised Distinct Population Segment Boundary
2000-03-15 00:00:00.0 65 FR 13947 13948 Extension of Public Comment Period for Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Application for an Incidental Take Permit for the Tacoma Water Department, Green River Watershed, Habitat Conservation Plan, King County, Washington
1994-08-26 00:00:00.0 59 FR 44123 44124 ETWP; 90-Day Finding for a Petition to List as Endangered or Threatened the Contiguous United States Population of the Canada Lynx and to Emergency List a Southern Rocky Mountain Population
1979-09-26 00:00:00.0 44 FR 55540 55547 Export of Appendix II Species: Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, Alaskan Brown Bear, and Alaskan Gray Wolf - Export Findings for the 1979-1980 Season
2006-02-16 00:00:00.0 71 FR 8258 8264 Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx, Proposed rule; reopening of public comment period and clarification of proposed critical habitat designation.
1997-05-27 00:00:00.0 62 FR 28653 28657 ETWP; 12-Month Finding for a Petition To List the Contiguous United States Population of the Canada Lynx
1979-07-12 00:00:00.0 44 FR 40842 40857 Exports of Appendix II Species; Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, Alaskan Brown Bear, and Alaskan Gray Wolf - Proposed Export Findings for the 1979 1980 Season
2005-11-09 00:00:00.0 70 FR 68294 68328 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx; Proposed Rule
1999-10-25 00:00:00.0 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
2007-01-10 00:00:00.0 72 FR 1186 1189 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Clarification of Significant Portion of the Range for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx
2009-12-17 00:00:00.0 74 FR 66937 66950 12-month Finding on a Petition To Change the Final Listing of the Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx To Include New Mexico
2001-10-30 00:00:00.0 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
2009-02-25 00:00:00.0 74 FR 8616 8702 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx
2000-03-24 00:00:00.0 65 FR 16053 16086 Determination of Threatened Status for the Contiguous U.S. Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx and Related Rule; Final Rule
2006-09-11 00:00:00.0 71 FR 53355 53361 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx: Proposed rule; reopening of public comment period, notice of availability of draft economic analysis and draft environmental Assessment, and amended Required Determinations.
2001-01-05 00:00:00.0 66 FR 1089 1091 Availability of a Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Tacoma Water Department Habitat Conservation Plan, King County, WA
2001-10-16 00:00:00.0 66 FR 52638 52640 Receipt of Application To Amend West Fork Timber Company's Endangered Species Act Incidental Take Permit for Western Washington To Include Canada Lynx and Bull Trout
2003-07-03 00:00:00.0 68 FR 40076 40101 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Notice of Remanded Determination of Status for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx; Clarification of Findings; Final Rule
1992-10-06 00:00:00.0 57 FR 46007 46012 ETWP; Publication of 90-Day Findings for Two Petitions to List the North American Lynx in the North Cascades of Washington and Three Oaks from California as Endangered; 57 FR 46007 46012
2013-09-26 00:00:00.0 78 FR 59429 59474 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous U.S. Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx and Revised Distinct Population Segment Boundary; Proposed Rule
1998-10-19 00:00:00.0 63 FR 55839 55840 ETWP; Extension of Comment Period for Proposed Rule To List the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx
2008-02-28 00:00:00.0 73 FR 10860 10896 Revised Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment ofthe Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis): Proposed rule.
1978-08-07 00:00:00.0 43 FR 35014 35015 (ESSA) Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, and American Ginseng Proposed Exporg Findings for the 1978-79 Season - Revised Proposals and Extension of Comment Period
1980-05-21 00:00:00.0 45 FR 34025 34027 Proposed Finding of Nondetriment in Response to U.S. District Court Injunction on Export of Bobcats (Lynx Rufus)
2000-01-31 00:00:00.0 4603 Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Receipt of an Application for Incidental Take Permits for the Tacoma Water Department, Green River Watershed, Habitat Conservation Plan, King County, Washington
2008-12-18 00:00:00.0 73 FR 76990 76994 90-Day Finding on a Petition To Change the Listing Status of the Canada Lynx
1982-12-30 00:00:00.0 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
1993-07-09 00:00:00.0 58 FR 36924 36925 ETWP; Notice of Not Substantial Petition Finding on the North Cascades Lynx
1980-12-04 00:00:00.0 45 FR 80444 80448 Final Findings for Export of Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, Alaskan Gray Wolf & Alaskan Brown Bear Taken in 80-81 Season
2009-06-26 00:00:00.0 74 FR 30617 30619 Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation; Draft Environmental Impact Statement Availability and Public Meetings
1978-07-07 00:00:00.0 43 FR 29470 29490 Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, and American Ginseng - Proposed Export Findings for the 1978-1979 Season
1978-09-01 00:00:00.0 43 FR 39306 39317 (ESSA) Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter and American Ginseng Export Findings for the 1978-1979 Season
2007-04-18 00:00:00.0 72 FR 19549 19551 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of Seven Wildlife Species and Two Plant Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
1994-12-27 00:00:00.0 59 FR 66507 66509 ETWP; 12-Month Finding for a Petition to List As Endangered or Threatened the Contiguous United States Population of the Canada Lynx
1977-08-30 00:00:00.0 42 FR 43730 43767 (ESSA) Export of Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter and Ginseng, Preliminary Finding and Requests for Comments; 42 FR 43730 43767 (Lynx rufus, Lynx canadensis, Lutra canadensis, Panax quinquefolius)
2003-03-17 00:00:00.0 68 FR 12611 12612 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Reopening of Comment Period for Final Rule To List the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx
1997-09-19 00:00:00.0 62 FR 49398 49397 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa
1979-09-07 00:00:00.0 44 FR 52289 52295 Exports of Appendix II Species: Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, Alaskan Brown Bear, and Alaskan Gray Wolf - Proposed Export Findings for the 1979- 1980 Season: Revised Proposal and Additional Comment Period
2003-04-28 00:00:00.0 68 FR 22412 22414 Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement Regarding Proposed Issuance of an Incidental Take Permit to the Montana Department of Natural Resrouces and Conservation on Foreted State Trust Lands in the State of Montana
1999-01-20 00:00:00.0 64 FR 3066 3067 Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement Regarding Proposed Issuance of an Incidental Take Permit to the City of Tacoma, Washington, for Water Storage and Withdrawal and Forest Management in the Green River Watershed, King County, Washington
2014-09-12 00:00:00.0 79 FR 54781 54846 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx and Revised Distinct Population Segment Boundary; Final Rule
1999-06-25 00:00:00.0 64 FR 34216 34217 Notice of Application to Amend an Endangered Species Act Incidental Take Permit to Include Canada Lynx and Puget Sound/Coastal Bull Trout on the Plum Creek Timber Company Permit for Timber Harvest in the State of Washington, and to Issue an Incidental Take Permit for Middle Columbia River Steelhead, and Puget Sound Chinook to Plum Creek Timber Company in the State of Washington.
2010-10-01 00:00:00.0 75 FR 60735 60736 Proposed Issuance of Incidental Take Permits to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife for State of Washington Wildlife Areas
1998-07-08 00:00:00.0 63 FR 36994 37013 ETWP; Proposal To List the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx; Proposed Rule
2006-11-09 00:00:00.0 71 FR 66008 66061 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
2000-03-24 00:00:00.0 65 FR 16053 16086 Determination of Threatened Status for the Contiguous U.S. Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx and Related Rule; Final Rule
1980-12-04 00:00:00.0 45 FR 80444 80448 Final Findings for Export of Bobcat, Lynx, River Otter, Alaskan Gray Wolf & Alaskan Brown Bear Taken in 80-81 Season

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
2005-09-14 Recovery Outline for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis) Recovery efforts in progress, but no implementation information yet to display Outline
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2007-04-18 72 FR 19549 19551 Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of Seven Wildlife Species and Two Plant Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
2017-11-13 Canada Lynx 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
2014-09-12 79 FR 54781 54846 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx and Revised Distinct Population Segment Boundary; Final Rule Final Rule Final designated
2013-09-26 78 FR 59429 59474 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous U.S. Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx and Revised Distinct Population Segment Boundary; Proposed Rule Proposed Rule Not Required
2009-02-25 74 FR 8616 8702 Revised Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx Final Rule Not Required
2008-02-28 73 FR 10860 10896 Revised Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment ofthe Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis): Proposed rule. Proposed Rule Not Required
2006-11-09 71 FR 66008 66061 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx Final Rule Not Required
2005-11-09 70 FR 68294 68328 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Contiguous United States Distinct Population Segment of the Canada Lynx; Proposed Rule 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
Cedar River Watershed HCP
City of Tacoma, Tacoma Water HCP
Maine's Trapping Program Incidental Take Plan
Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation Lands
Plum Creek Timber I-90 HCP, Amendment (addition of Canada lynx and Puget Sound/Coastal DPS of bull trout)
West Fork Timber HCP, Amendment (Addition of Bull Trout and Lynx)

» Petitions

» Life History

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