Petition To List Summer-Run Steelhead in Northern California as Threatened or Endangered Under the Endangered Species Act (Draft)
Apr. 22, 2019
National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), announce a 90-day finding on a petition to list Northern California (NC) summer-run steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) as an Endangered distinct population segment (DPS) under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). NMFS find that the petition presents substantial scientific information indicating the petitioned action may be warranted. NMFS will conduct a status review of NC summer-run steelhead to determine if the petitioned action is warranted. To ensure that the status review is comprehensive, NMFS is soliciting scientific and commercial information pertaining to this species from any interested party. POC: Gary Rule, NMFS West Coast Region, at email@example.com, (503) 230-5424. (Federal Register: 22 April 2019 [Proposed Rules] Pages 16632-16636).