Designation of Critical Habitat for the Southern Selkirk Mountains Population of Woodland Caribou (Rangifer taradnus caribou)

Docket ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)
Parent Agency: Department of the Interior (DOI)
We will finalize our designation of critical habitat for the woodland caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou) under the Endangered Species Act. In 1984, we listed the species as endangered under the ESA. The species occurs in northern Idaho and western Washington in the United States, and in southern British Columbia in Canada.
RIN: 1018-AX38
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 50 CFR 17
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Fall 2012
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 16 USC 1531 et seq
Government Levels Affected: Federal
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Legal Deadline
JudicialOtherSettlement agreement.11/20/2012
JudicialNPRMSettlement agreement.11/20/2011
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM11/30/201176 FR 74018
NPRM Comment Period End01/30/2012
NPRM Comment Period Reopened03/21/201277 FR 16512
NPRM Comment Period End05/21/2012
NPRM Comment Period Reopened05/31/201277 FR 32075
NPRM Comment Period Reopened End07/02/2012
Final Action11/28/201277 FR 71042
Final Action Effective12/28/2012
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: FWS-R1-ES-2015-0180
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

View All  (4)
Comment Period Closed
Jul 02, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/31/2012
ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096-0292
Comment Period Closed
May 21, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 03/21/2012
ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096-0183
Comment Period Closed
Jan 30, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/30/2011
ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 11/28/2012
ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096-0308

Supporting Documents

View All  (5)
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 11/28/2012
ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096-0309
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 11/28/2012
ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096-0311
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 11/28/2012
ID: FWS-R1-ES-2011-0096-0310


View All  (304)

Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
Pre Rule
Current Stage
Proposed Rule
Current Stage
Final Rule
Current Stage
Current Stage
Agency Contact
Douglas Krofta
Chief, Branch of Listing, Endangered Species Program
703 358-2527
703 358-2434 (Fax)
Room 420, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203
Arlington, VA 22203
*This count refers to the total comment/submissions received on this docket, as of 11:59 PM yesterday. Note: Agencies review all submissions, however some agencies may choose to redact, or withhold, certain submissions (or portions thereof) such as those containing private or proprietary information, inappropriate language, or duplicate/near duplicate examples of a mass-mail campaign. This can result in discrepancies between this count and those displayed when conducting searches on the Public Submission document type. For specific information about an agency’s public submission policy, refer to its website or the Federal Register document.