North Pacific Right Whale (Eubalaena japonica)

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Listing Status:   


  • USFWS Refuges in which the North Pacific Right Whale, Wherever found is known to occur:  Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument
  • Additional species information
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1970-06-02 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
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)

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
2013-06-03 Final Recovery Plan for the North Pacific Right Whale View Implementation Progress Final

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the North Pacific Right Whale.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for North Pacific Right Whale.

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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