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Threatened Species Status for Pearl Darter

Pearl Darter, a fish found in Mississippi – The US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) is seeking public comments on its Proposed Rule to list the species as threatened.

Document Title: The title of the September 21, 2016 FWS Federal Register Proposed Rule is “Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Threatened Species Status for Pearl Darter”

Organization: The September 21, 2016 Federal Register Proposed Rule was signed on August 30, 2016 by James W. Kurth who is the Acting Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Source: September 21, 2016 FWS Federal Register Proposed Rule

Comments Due By: November 21, 2016, with requests for public hearings due to FWS by November 7, 2016

Web site: The September 21, 2016 FWS Federal Register Proposed Rule is posted at
http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-09-21/html/2016-22752.htm

A Species Profile for the Pearl Darter is posted at
http://ecos.fws.gov/ecp0/profile/speciesProfile?spcode=E07A

Contact: Questions may be directed to Stephen Ricks who is the Field Supervisor with the U.S. FWS Mississippi Ecological Services Field Office in Jackson at 601 321 1122; fax: 601 965 4340; e-mail: Stephen_Ricks@FWS.gov

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