Listing Status: and
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the American crocodile
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|2007-03-20||Foreign (Headquarters)||Wherever found, except in U.S.A. (FL)|
|1975-10-28||Southeast Region (Region 4)||U.S.A. (FL)|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|1999-05-18||South Florida Multi-Species Recovery Plan (68 spp.)||View Implementation Progress||Final|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2005-03-24||70 FR 15052 15063||Proposed rule reclassifying the American Crocodile Distinct Population Segment in Florida From Endangered to Threatened and Initiation of a 5-Year Review.||
|2004-04-02||69 FR 17442 17443||Notice of Availability of a Technical/Agency Draft Implementation Schedule for the South Florida Multi-Species Recovery Plan||
|2007-03-26||72 FR 14132 14133||Notice of Availability of a Final Implementation Schedule for the South Florida Multi-Species Recovery Plan||
» 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 American crocodile.
» Life History
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