Endangered Species Act & Essential Fish Habitat

If your project has a federal nexus (federal funding, federal permit, or occurs on federal land), use this information to determine if your work has the potential to affect protected species and comply with the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery & Conservation Act.

Identify listed species & designated critical habitat

Review the information below to determine which listed or proposed threatened and endangered species and designated or proposed critical habitat may be present in your project's vicinity.

Species under USFWS jurisdiction

Species under NMFS jurisdiction

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Improved access to 98.2 miles of upstream fish habitat

through 15 fish passage projects in 2021.

28% increase in the value of exports and imports 

from $90.2 billion in 2020 to $115.5 billion in 2021.