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Listing Status:   

Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1992-01-07 Southeast Region (Region 4) Wherever found
 

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
1990-06-21 00:00:00.0 55 FR 25341 25345 ETWP; Proposed Threatened Status for the Louisiana Black Bear. Proposed Designation of Threatened by Similarity of Appearnace of all Bears of the species Ursus americanus Within the Historic Range of U. a. luteolus; 55 FR 25341 25345
1988-08-19 00:00:00.0 53 FR 31723 31725 Notice of Findings on Petitions to List Louisiana Black Bear, Lower Keys Marsh Rabbit, & Sherman's Fox Squirrel; 53 FR 31723-31725
1992-01-07 00:00:00.0 57 FR 588 595 ETWP; Threatened Status for the Louisiana Black Bear and Related Rules
1993-12-02 00:00:00.0 58 FR 63560 63563 ETWP; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear
2009-03-10 00:00:00.0 74 FR 10350 10409 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear (Ursus americanus luteolus); Final Rule
1982-12-30 00:00:00.0 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
2015-05-21 00:00:00.0 80 FR 29394 29429 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removal of the Louisiana Black Bear From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Removal of Similarity-of-Appearance Protections for the American Black Bear
1989-08-10 00:00:00.0 54 FR 32833 32835 ETWP; Notice of Finding on Petition to List the Louisana Black Bear; 54 FR 32833 32835
2016-03-11 00:00:00.0 81 FR 13124 13171 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removal of the Louisiana Black Bear From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Removal of Similarity-of-Appearance Protections for the American Black Bear; Final Rule
2008-05-06 00:00:00.0 73 FR 25354 25395 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear (Ursus americanus luteolus): Proposed rule.
2007-08-02 00:00:00.0 72 FR 42425 42426 5-Year Review of Nine Southeastern Species
Special Rule Publications
Date Citation Page Title
1990-06-21 00:00:00.0 55 FR 25341 25345 ETWP; Proposed Threatened Status for the Louisiana Black Bear. Proposed Designation of Threatened by Similarity of Appearnace of all Bears of the species Ursus americanus Within the Historic Range of U. a. luteolus; 55 FR 25341 25345
1992-01-07 00:00:00.0 57 FR 588 595 ETWP; Threatened Status for the Louisiana Black Bear and Related Rules

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
1995-09-27 Louisiana Black Bear View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2016-03-11 81 FR 13124 13171 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removal of the Louisiana Black Bear From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Removal of Similarity-of-Appearance Protections for the American Black Bear; Final Rule
  • Final Delisting, Recovered
2015-05-21 80 FR 29394 29429 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removal of the Louisiana Black Bear From the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Removal of Similarity-of-Appearance Protections for the American Black Bear
  • Proposed Delisting
2007-08-02 72 FR 42425 42426 5-Year Review of Nine Southeastern Species
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
2014-02-18 Louisiana Black Bear 5-Year Review
Delisting Documents
Date Title
2016-03-01 Post-Delisting Monitoring Plan for the Louisiana Black Bear (Ursus americanus luteolus)

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
2009-03-10 74 FR 10350 10409 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear (Ursus americanus luteolus); Final Rule Final Rule Final designated
2008-05-06 73 FR 25354 25395 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear (Ursus americanus luteolus): Proposed rule. Proposed Rule Not Required
1993-12-02 58 FR 63560 63563 ETWP; Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear 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
Oncor HCP

» Petitions

» Life History

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