Endangered Species Act Authorizations: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Environmental Pollution of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, First Session, on S. 725 ... April 16 and 18, 1985

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Page 224 - ensure that their actions are not likely to jeopardize the continued existence of any endangered or threatened species or result in the destruction or adverse modification of the critical habitat of such species. I believe that the consultation process has worked well for Federal actions affecting listed marine species.
Page 314 - amendments added a provision to the Act authorizing the Secretary to issue permits to take endangered species Incidental to an otherwise lawful activity, provided such taking will not appreciably reduce the likelihood of the survival and recovery of the species and that the applicant will implement conservation measures to mitigate
Page 317 - the use of all methods and procedures which are necessary to bring any endangered species or threatened species to the point at which the measures provided pursuant to this Act are no longer necessary.
Page 467 - . . . policy of Congress that federal agencies shall cooperate with state and local agencies to resolve water resource issues in concert with conservation of endangered species." Because of the ongoing efforts to seek administrative solutions to endangered species issues in the Upper Colorado River Basin, the Upper Colorado River Commission supports a simple two-year
Page 287 - In connection with any action alleging a violation of Section 9, any person claiming the benefit of any exemption or permit under this Act shall have the burden of proving that the exemption or permit is applicable, has been granted, and was valid and in force at the time of the alleged violation.
Page 251 - was established. The IGBC is composed of top-level managers from the Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Park Service, the Forest Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and the States of Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, and Washington. It coordinates research, management, law enforcement, and funding for conservation of the threatened
Page 324 - Exemption as passed by Congress amends Section 9(b) to read as follows: (b) Species Held In Captivity or Controlled Environment. — (2XA) This section shall not apply to — (I) any raptor legally held in captivity or in a controlled environment on the effective date of the Endangered Species Act Amendments of
Page 317 - further declared to be the policy of Congress that all Federal departments and agencies shall seek to conserve endangered species and threatened species and shall utilize their authorities in furtherance of the purposes of this
Page 277 - any person claiming the benefit of any exemption or permit under this Act shall have the burden of proving that the exemption or permit is applicable, has been granted, and was valid and In force at the time of the alleged violation.
Page 259 - allowing the issuance of a permit for taking of an endangered species if such taking is incidental to, and not the purpose of, the carrying out of an otherwise lawful activity. Prior to the

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