Recovery Plan Ad Hoc Report results

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Plan Title Plan Stage Plan Lead Region (FWS) Plan Lead Office (FWS) Species Common Name Species Scientific Name Action Priority Action Number Action Description Action Status Estimated Initiation Date Estimated Completion Date Action Lead Agencies Responsible Parties Work Types Labor Types Comments Implementation Activity Number Implementation Activity Description Implementation Activity Status Implementation Activity Estimated Initiation Date Implementation Activity Estimated Completion Date Implementation Activity Labor Types Implementation Activity Work Types Implementation Activity Responsible Parties Implementation Activity Comments Implementation Activity Species
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 1 Identify karst fauna areas needed to meet recovery criteria Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Management: Planning Internal Technical Assistance 1-1 We are working with the BCP to try to get them to conduct studies to determine where KFA boundaries should be. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 2 Determine appropriate size and configuration of karst fauna areas targeted for recovery Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Management: Planning Internal Technical Assistance 2-1 Working with Williamson County to delineate KFA boundareis for the proposed Karankawa KFA. We also worked with them to establish the boundaries of the Cobbs Cavern KFA. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 2 Determine appropriate size and configuration of karst fauna areas targeted for recovery Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Management: Planning Internal Technical Assistance 2-2 We are working with the BCP to try to get them to conduct studies to determine where KFA boundaries should be. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 3.1 Work cooperatively with private land owners Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Other: Information and Education Internal Technical Assistance, Internal Field Assistance
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 3.2 Land acquisition, Lease, and conservation agreements Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, LakeLine Mall Habitat Conservation Plan Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 3.2-1 In FY 11, finalized the conservation easement for the Cobbs Cavern karst fauna area, which will provide for adequate management and protection of this cave. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 3.2 Land acquisition, Lease, and conservation agreements Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, LakeLine Mall Habitat Conservation Plan Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 3.2-2 We worked with Williamson County to establish the Karankawa KFA, which contains T. reyesi and B. texanus. We worked on this in FY 13 and are still working on it in FY 14. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 3.3 Work with other agencies and organizations Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Other: Information and Education Internal Technical Assistance 3.3-1 We have worked with Williamson County to establish the Cobbs Cavern karst fauna area. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 3.3 Work with other agencies and organizations Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Other: Information and Education Internal Technical Assistance 3.3-2 We are working with Williamson County to establish the Karankawa KFA. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 3.3 Work with other agencies and organizations Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Other: Information and Education Internal Technical Assistance 3.3-3 Working with the BCP to establish KFAs. We are trying to get them to prioritize work in areas targeted for recovery. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 3.4 Regulatory Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Other: Regulations Internal Technical Assistance, Internal Administrative 3.4-1 We continually work with applicants e.g., the BCP and Williamson County to ensure that permitees are abiding by their regulatory requirements under their respective permits. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 4.11 Determine and implement shortterm fire ant control in areas targeted for recovery Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 4.11-1 Both the Williamson County Regional Habitat Conservation Plan and the Balcones Canyonlands Habitat Conservation Plan managers are implementing red-imported fire ant treatment on their karst invertebrate preserves. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 4.3 Determine and implement methods to prevent vandalism, dumping, and unauthorized entry Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 4.3-1 Karst managers and rangers with the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve and the Williamson County Regional Habitat Conservation Plan are patrolling their karst preserves to monitor for any signs of vandalism. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 5.2 Conduct hydrogeologic studies of karst fauna areas targeted for recovery Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 5.2-1 The Williamson County Regional Habitat Conservation Plan partners have delineated the surface and subsurface drainage basins at the proposed Karankawa karst fauna area in FY 2012. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 6.2 Develop and implement educational programs for private landowners Not Started Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 1 7.3 Monitor threats in karst fauna areas targeted for recovery Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, LakeLine Mall Habitat Conservation Plan Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 7.3-1 Both the Williamson County Regional Habitat Conservation Plan partners and the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve are monitoring for threats in their karst fauna areas and karst preserves. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 2 4.2 Identify sources of nutrient input into karst ecosystems and steps to sustain nutrient flow Partially Complete U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, LakeLine Mall Habitat Conservation Plan Research: Ecosystem Studies, Management: Habitat Maintenance and Manipulation Labor type not yet selected In 2005, Taylor et al. established that the main source of nutrient input into karst ecosystems is from the cave cricket foraging area (105 meters from the cave footprint). Williamson County is taking steps to sustain nutrient flow by protecting the cave cricket foraging area in the Priscilla's Well karst fauna area, the Twin Springs KFA, and the Cobbs Cavern KFA
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 2 4.4 Implement other conservation measures necessary in areas targeted for recovery Not Started Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected This task will depend on actions deemed necessary for conservation, and costs are unknown at this time.
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 2 6.1 Develop and implement educational programs for the general public Ongoing Current U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Other: Information and Education Species Expert 6.1-1 We developed a karst invertebrate website that contains links to all publically available documents pertaining to these species. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 2 6.3 Develop and implement educational programs for preserve managers, consultants, and other professionals Not Started Other National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 6.3-1 We developed a karst invertebrate website that contains links to all publically available documents pertaining to these species. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 2 7.1 Develop monitoring program Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Biological Survey Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 7.1-1 Both the BCP and Williamson County have ongoing monitoring programs. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 2 7.2 Monitor listed species and other karst fauna within karst fauna areas targeted for recovery Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, LakeLine Mall Habitat Conservation Plan Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 7.2-1 The Balcones Canyonlands Preserve , the Williamson County Regional Habitat Conservation Plan partners , and partners for the Lakeline Mall HCP are monitoring listed karst invertebrates in their karst preserves on a continual basis. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 3 4.12 Determine and implement longterm methods of fire ant control Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Biological Survey Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected This task will depend on control methods used and costs are unknown at this time 4.12-1 Williamson County and the BCP are implementing RIFA control Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 3 5.11 Develop standards for conducting biospeleological surveys Complete FY 2000 - FY 2004 FY 2006 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Other: Information and Education, Research: Population Surveys, Research: Other Information Internal Technical Assistance
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 3 5.12 Conduct additional karst and biospeleological surveys Ongoing Current Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 5.12-1 Karst managers at the Williamson County Regional Habitat Conservation Plan and at the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve continue to conduct biospeleological surveys on an annual basis. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 3 5.13 Develop and maintain a central database of survey results Ongoing Current Prior to FY 1995 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Other Internal Technical Assistance, Internal Field Assistance 5.13-1 The USFWS has developed and maintained a karst database of survey results on a continual basis. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for Endangered Karst Invertebrates in Travis and Williamson Counties, Texas F 2 Austin Ecological Services Field Office (512) 490-0057 Tooth Cave Spider Neoleptoneta myopica 3 5.3 Conduct additional studies on each species' ecology Not Started Other U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected