Removal of gray wolf in Wyoming from the list of Endangered and Threatened Species

Docket ID: FWS-R6-ES-2011-0039
Agency: Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)
Parent Agency: Department of the Interior (DOI)
We finalized a rule to delist gray wolves in Wyoming. Wolves have exceeded the numerical recovery criteria, and the State of Wyoming has a management plan in place. Reasonably foreseeable post-delisting threats will be addressed by the State plan, and also will be monitored by the Service in accordance with its own post-delisting monitoring plan for 5 years following delisting.
RIN: 1018-AX94
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
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: Federal, State, Tribal
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM10/05/201176 FR 61782
NPRM Comment Period End01/13/2012
NPRM Comment Period Reopened05/01/201277 FR 25664
NPRM Comment Period End05/16/2012
Final Rule09/10/201277 FR 55530
Final Action Effective09/30/2012
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
May 16, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/01/2012
ID: FWS-R6-ES-2011-0039-7450
Comment Period Closed
Jan 13, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 10/05/2011
ID: FWS-R6-ES-2011-0039-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 09/10/2012
ID: FWS-R6-ES-2011-0039-14591

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 09/10/2012
ID: FWS-R6-ES-2011-0039-14593
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 09/10/2012
ID: FWS-R6-ES-2011-0039-14592
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/01/2012
ID: FWS-R6-ES-2011-0039-7454


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Agency Contact
Richard E. Sayers Jr.
Chief, Division of Consultation, Habitat Conservation Planning, Recovery, and State Grants
703 358-2171
703 358-1735 (Fax)
Room 420, 4401 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203
Arlington, VA 22203
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