Caring for our natural community: region 1 - threatened, endangered & sensitive species program

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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Region, Wildlife and Fisheries, 1989 - Nature - 309 pages
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Page vi - ... rest upon a single premise: that the individual is a member of a community of interdependent parts.
Page vii - take" means to harass, harm, pursue, hunt, shoot, wound, kill, trap, capture, or collect, or to attempt to engage in any such conduct. (15) The term "threatened species" means any species which is likely to become an endangered species within the foreseeable future throughout all or a significant portion of its range.
Page vii - Secretary, insure that any action authorized, funded, or carried out by such agency (hereinafter in this section referred to as an "agency action") is not likely to jeopardize the continued existence of any endangered species or threatened species or result in the destruction or adverse modification of habitat of such species...
Page vii - endangered species" means any species which is in danger of extinction throughout all or a significant portion of its range...
Page iv - Category 3C: taxa that have proven to be more abundant or widespread than was previously believed, and/or those that are not subject to any identifiable threat.
Page vii - All other Federal departments and agencies shall, in consultation with and with the assistance of the Secretary, utilize their authorities in furtherance of the purposes of this Act by carrying out programs for the conservation of endangered species and threatened species...
Page vii - Those plant and animal species identified by a Regional Forester for which population viability is a concern, as evidenced by: significant current or predicted downward trends in population numbers or density; or significant current or predicted downward trends in habitat capability that would reduce a species
Page 336 - S. Phelps. 1980. Coexistence of native and introduced rainbow trout in the Kootenai River drainage.
Page iv - Service indicates that proposing to list as endangered or threatened is possibly appropriate, but for which conclusive data on biological vulnerability and threat are not currently available to support proposed rules.
Page 337 - Raleigh, RF, T. Hickman, RC Solomon, and PC Nelson. 1984. Habitat Suitability Index Models: Rainbow Trout.

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