Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus

  • Current listing status: Endangered
  • Where listed: Carolina DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101

Current Listing Status Summary

StatusDate ListedLead RegionWhere Listed
Endangered 02/06/2012 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) South Atlantic DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101
Endangered 02/06/2012 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) New York Bight DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101
Endangered 02/06/2012 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Chesapeake Bay DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101
Endangered 02/06/2012 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Carolina DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101
Threatened 02/06/2012 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Gulf of Maine DPS - See 50 CFR 223.102
  • Population location: South Atlantic DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101

    Listing status:  Endangered

    • Population location: New York Bight DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101

      Listing status:  Endangered

      • Population location: Chesapeake Bay DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101

        Listing status:  Endangered

        • Population location: Carolina DPS - See 50 CFR 224.101

          Listing status:  Endangered

          • States/US Territories in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  North Carolina
          • US Counties in which this population is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
        • Population location: Gulf of Maine DPS - See 50 CFR 223.102

          Listing status:  Threatened

          • USFWS Refuges in which this population is known to occur:  James River National Wildlife Refuge, Martin National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Tree Island National Wildlife Refuge, Presquile National Wildlife Refuge, Waccamaw National Wildlife Refuge

        Federal Register Documents

        Date
        Citation Page
        Title
        07/23/201479 FR 42687 42696 Marine and Anadromous Taxa: Additions, Removal, Updates,and Corrections to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
        02/06/201277 FR 5913 5982 Final Listing Determinations for Two Distinct Population Segments of Atlantic Sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) in the Southeast:Final Rule

        Recovery

        No recovery information is available for the Atlantic sturgeon.

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