Comment Period Extended for Revised ESA Petition

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service announced an extension of the public comment period for their May 21, 2015 proposed revisions to the regulations regarding petitions of the Endangered Species Act. Previously submitted comments do not need to be resubmitted. The public comment period now runs until September 18, 2015.

View the proposed revisions and how to comment.