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Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1967-03-11 Southeast Region (Region 4) Wherever found Additional species information
 

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
1967-03-11 00:00:00.0 32 FR 4001 Endangered Species List - 1967
2010-01-12 00:00:00.0 75 FR 1574 1581 12-month Finding on a Petition To Revise Critical Habitat for the Florida Manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris)
1994-12-27 00:00:00.0 59 FR 66552 66553 Availability of Draft Recovery Plan Revision for the Florida Manatee for Review and Comment
1975-12-16 00:00:00.0 40 FR 58308 58312 Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Snail Darter, American Crocodile, Whooping Crane, California Condor, Indiana Bat, and Florida Manatee; 40 FR 58308 58312 (Percina (Imostoma) sp., Crocodylus acutus, Grus americana, Gymnogyps californicus, Myotis sodalis, Trichechus manatus)
2005-04-07 00:00:00.0 70 FR 17864 17879 Final Rule: Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, Florida
2003-10-22 00:00:00.0 68 FR 60316 60324 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removal of Federal Protection Status from Two Manatee Protection Areas in Florida
2002-09-20 00:00:00.0 67 FR 59408 59426 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife: Emergency Rule to Establish Seven Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida; Final Rule
2004-04-07 00:00:00.0 69 FR 18279 18291 Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, FL
2003-05-08 00:00:00.0 68 FR 24700 24704 Marine Mammals; Incidental Take During Specified Activities
1977-09-22 00:00:00.0 42 FR 47840 47845 Final Correction and Augumentation of Critical Habitat Reorganization; 42 FR 47840 47845
2017-04-05 00:00:00.0 82 FR 16668 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Reclassification of the West Indian Manatee From Endangered to Threatened
2004-08-06 00:00:00.0 69 FR 48102 48114 Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, Florida; Proposed Rule and Final Rule
2003-01-09 00:00:00.0 68 FR 1175 1176 Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior;Florida Manatees; Incidental Take During Specified Activities: Proposed rule; extension of public comment period.
1970-06-02 00:00:00.0 35 FR 8491 8498 Part 17 - Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife (First List of Endangered Foreign Fish and Wildlife as Appendix A)
2004-12-06 00:00:00.0 69 FR 70412 70414 Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, FL: Proposed rule; notice of public hearing and reopening of public comment period.
2004-08-06 00:00:00.0 69 FR 48115 48127 Emergency Rule: Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, FLorida
2002-11-08 00:00:00.0 67 FR 68490 68491 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Input on Additional Manatee Protection Measures
1980-11-12 00:00:00.0 45 FR 74880 74882 ETWP: Establishment of Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida
2009-09-29 00:00:00.0 74 FR 49842 49845 90-Day Finding on a Petition to Revise Critical Habitat for the Florida Manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris)
2003-08-06 00:00:00.0 68 FR 46870 46917 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Establishment of Three Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida
1979-01-23 00:00:00.0 44 FR 4745 4747 Proposed Rulemaking to Provide for the Establishment of Manatee Protection Areas
2011-06-22 00:00:00.0 76 FR 36493 36508 Proposed Rule To Establish a Manatee Refuge in Kings Bay, Citrus County, FL
2014-01-23 00:00:00.0 79 FR 3856 3859 Marine Mammal Protection Act: Final revised WIM stock assessment reports.
2016-01-08 00:00:00.0 81 FR 1000 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 12-Month Finding on a Petition To Downlist the West Indian Manatee, and Proposed Rule To Reclassify the West Indian Manatee as Threatened
1992-02-19 00:00:00.0 57 FR 5988 5991 (Emergency) ETWP; Emergency Rule to Establish Additional Manatee Sanctuaries in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
2004-12-06 00:00:00.0 69 FR 70382 70395 Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, FL:Emergency rule.
1970-04-14 00:00:00.0 35 FR 6069 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Endangered Species Conservation); 35 FR 6069
2002-11-08 00:00:00.0 67 FR 68450 68489 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Final Rule to Establish Thirteen Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida; Final and Proposed Rule
2014-07-02 00:00:00.0 79 FR 37706 37710 90-Day Finding on a Petition To Reclassify the West Indian Manatee From Endangered to Threatened
2000-09-01 00:00:00.0 65 FR 53222 53223 Endangered Species; Establishment of Manatee Protection Areas
2010-11-09 00:00:00.0 75 FR 68719 68725 Emergency Rule To Establish a Manatee Refuge in Kings Bay, Citrus County, FL
2002-04-16 00:00:00.0 67 FR 18572 18576 ETWP; Amendment to Manatee Protection Areas in Florida, Proposed rule.
2009-12-30 00:00:00.0 74 FR 69136 69139 Marine Mammal Protection Act; Stock Assessment Report: Notice of Availability of final 2009 revised marine mammal stock assessment reports for two stocks of West Indian Manatees; response to comments.
1997-11-26 00:00:00.0 62 FR 63036 63038 ETWP; Emergency Rule To Establish and Additional Manatee Sancturary in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
2003-04-04 00:00:00.0 68 FR 16602 16641 Endangered and Treatened Species: Establishment of Three Additional Manatee Protection Areas in FLorida
2002-11-14 00:00:00.0 67 FR 69078 69104 Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior, Florida Manatees; Incidental Take During Specified Activities: Proposed rule; notice of Draft EIS availability.
1993-01-22 00:00:00.0 58 FR 5643 5647 ETWP; Emergency Rule to Establish Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida; (Trichechus manatus)
1993-05-13 00:00:00.0 58 FR 28381 28386 ETWP; Proposed Rule to Establish Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
1998-10-16 00:00:00.0 63 FR 55553 55557 ETWP; Final Rule to Establish an Additional Manatee Sancturary in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida
1997-11-26 00:00:00.0 62 FR 63062 63064 ETWP; Proposed Rule To Establish an Addititonal Manatee Sancturary in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
1994-05-12 00:00:00.0 59 FR 24654 24660 ETWP; Final Rule To Establish Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida
2001-08-10 00:00:00.0 66 FR 42318 42350 ETWP; Proposed Rule To Establish Sixteen Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida; Proposed Rule
2002-01-07 00:00:00.0 67 FR 680 696 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Final action to establish two additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida.
1993-06-04 00:00:00.0 58 FR 31660 31664 ETWP; Emergency Rule Establishing Manatee Protection Areas in Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge, FL.
2001-07-10 00:00:00.0 66 FR 35993 35994 Notice of Availability of the Technical/Agency Draft Florida Manatee Recovery Plan, Third Revision for Review and Comment
2004-07-07 00:00:00.0 69 FR 40796 40805 Endangerd and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Removal of Federal Protection Status From Two Manatee Protection Areas in FLorida
2012-03-16 00:00:00.0 77 FR 15617 15635 Final Rule Establishing a Manatee Refuge in Kings Bay, Citrus County, FL
1976-09-24 00:00:00.0 41 FR 41914 Determination of Critical Habitat for American Crocodile, California Condor, Indiana Bat, and Florida Manatee; 41 FR 41914 (American crocodile, Crocodylus acutus, California condor, Gymnogyps californianus; Indiana bat, Myotis sodalis; Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus)
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
2010-11-09 00:00:00.0 75 FR 68719 68725 Emergency Rule To Establish a Manatee Refuge in Kings Bay, Citrus County, FL
2002-11-08 00:00:00.0 67 FR 68450 68489 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Final Rule to Establish Thirteen Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida; Final and Proposed Rule
2011-06-22 00:00:00.0 76 FR 36493 36508 Proposed Rule To Establish a Manatee Refuge in Kings Bay, Citrus County, FL
1993-06-04 00:00:00.0 58 FR 31660 31664 ETWP; Emergency Rule Establishing Manatee Protection Areas in Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge, FL.
1992-02-19 00:00:00.0 57 FR 5988 5991 (Emergency) ETWP; Emergency Rule to Establish Additional Manatee Sanctuaries in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
2004-08-06 00:00:00.0 69 FR 48115 48127 Emergency Rule: Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, FLorida
2004-07-07 00:00:00.0 69 FR 40796 40805 Endangerd and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Removal of Federal Protection Status From Two Manatee Protection Areas in FLorida
1980-11-12 00:00:00.0 45 FR 74880 74882 ETWP: Establishment of Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida
2004-08-06 00:00:00.0 69 FR 48102 48114 Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, Florida; Proposed Rule and Final Rule
1993-01-22 00:00:00.0 58 FR 5643 5647 ETWP; Emergency Rule to Establish Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida; (Trichechus manatus)
2002-09-20 00:00:00.0 67 FR 59408 59426 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife: Emergency Rule to Establish Seven Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida; Final Rule
2001-08-10 00:00:00.0 66 FR 42318 42350 ETWP; Proposed Rule To Establish Sixteen Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida; Proposed Rule
2003-08-06 00:00:00.0 68 FR 46870 46917 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Establishment of Three Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida
1993-05-13 00:00:00.0 58 FR 28381 28386 ETWP; Proposed Rule to Establish Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
2004-12-06 00:00:00.0 69 FR 70382 70395 Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, FL:Emergency rule.
2005-04-07 00:00:00.0 70 FR 17864 17879 Final Rule: Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, Florida
1997-11-26 00:00:00.0 62 FR 63036 63038 ETWP; Emergency Rule To Establish and Additional Manatee Sancturary in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
2003-04-04 00:00:00.0 68 FR 16602 16641 Endangered and Treatened Species: Establishment of Three Additional Manatee Protection Areas in FLorida
1997-11-26 00:00:00.0 62 FR 63062 63064 ETWP; Proposed Rule To Establish an Addititonal Manatee Sancturary in Kings Bay, Crystal River, FL
1994-05-12 00:00:00.0 59 FR 24654 24660 ETWP; Final Rule To Establish Additional Manatee Protection Areas in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida
2002-01-07 00:00:00.0 67 FR 680 696 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Final action to establish two additional Manatee Protection Areas in Florida.
1979-01-23 00:00:00.0 44 FR 4745 4747 Proposed Rulemaking to Provide for the Establishment of Manatee Protection Areas
2004-04-07 00:00:00.0 69 FR 18279 18291 Establishment of an Additional Manatee Protection Area in Lee County, FL
1998-10-16 00:00:00.0 63 FR 55553 55557 ETWP; Final Rule to Establish an Additional Manatee Sancturary in Kings Bay, Crystal River, Florida

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
2001-10-30 Florida Manatee Recovery Plan, Third Revision View Implementation Progress Final Revision 3
1986-12-24 Recovery Plan Puerto Rican Population of the West Indian (Antillean) Manatee View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2001-07-10 66 FR 35993 35994 Notice of Availability of the Technical/Agency Draft Florida Manatee Recovery Plan, Third Revision for Review and Comment
  • Notice Recovery Plan Avail.
2014-01-23 79 FR 3856 3859 Marine Mammal Protection Act: Final revised WIM stock assessment reports.
  • Notice Doc. Availability
2002-11-14 67 FR 69078 69104 Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior, Florida Manatees; Incidental Take During Specified Activities: Proposed rule; notice of Draft EIS availability.
  • Notice Doc. Availability
1994-12-27 59 FR 66552 66553 Availability of Draft Recovery Plan Revision for the Florida Manatee for Review and Comment
  • Notice Recovery Plan Avail.
Five Year Review
Date Title
2007-04-06 West Indian Manatee (Trichechus manatus) 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
1977-09-22 42 FR 47840 47845 Final Correction and Augumentation of Critical Habitat Reorganization; 42 FR 47840 47845 Final Rule Final designated
1976-09-24 41 FR 41914 Determination of Critical Habitat for American Crocodile, California Condor, Indiana Bat, and Florida Manatee; 41 FR 41914 (American crocodile, Crocodylus acutus, California condor, Gymnogyps californianus; Indiana bat, Myotis sodalis; Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus) Final Rule Not Required
1975-12-16 40 FR 58308 58312 Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Snail Darter, American Crocodile, Whooping Crane, California Condor, Indiana Bat, and Florida Manatee; 40 FR 58308 58312 (Percina (Imostoma) sp., Crocodylus acutus, Grus americana, Gymnogyps californicus, Myotis sodalis, Trichechus manatus) Proposed Rule Unknown

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

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for West Indian Manatee.

» Petitions

» Life History

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