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The Endangered Species Act, Issues
(Released June 2004)



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Endangered Species Act Go to biodiversity & extinction
  1. Landowners' Responses to an Endangered Species Act Listing and Implications for Encouraging Conservation
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 1638-1649. Dec 2003.

  2. Using Population Viability Analysis to Develop Recovery Criteria for Endangered Insects: Case Study of the Fender's Blue Butterfly
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 1372-1385. Oct 2003.

  3. Beyond demography and delisting: ecological recovery for Yellowstone's grizzly bears and wolves
    Biological Conservation [Biol. Conserv.]. Vol. 113, no. 1, pp. 63-73. Sep 2003.

  4. To remove or modify the survey and manage mitigation measure standards and guidelines, forest service national forest regions 5 and 6 and bureau of land management districts in Washington, Oregon, And California within the range of the Spotted Owl
    EPA number: 030207DS, 340 pages, May 2, 2003

  5. Natomas Basin Habitat conservation plan, city of Sacramento and Sutter and Sacramento counties, California: adoption and implementation of the Natomas Basin Habitat conservation plan
    EPA number: 030188F, Final EIS (Volume I)--776 pages, Draft EIS (Volume II)--321 pages, Habitat Management Plan (Volume 1)--401 pages, Habitat Management Plan (Volume 2)--298 pages, April 24, 2003

  6. Columbia and Lower Willamette River federal navigation channel, Oregon and Washington (Final supplement to the final environmental impact statement of August 1999)
    EPA number: 030033FS, Volume I--192 pages, Volume II--578 pages, Volume 3--221 pages, Volume 4-368 pages, Volume 5--307 pages, January 22, 2003

  7. Roosevelt Habitat Conservation Plan, Gila and Maricopa Counties, Arizona
    EPA number: 020486F, Volume 1--311 pages, Volume 2--341 pages, Volume 3--339 pages, November 26, 2002

  8. Economic costs and benefits of instream flow protection for endangered species in an international basin
    Journal of the American Water Resources Association [J. Am. Water Resour. Assoc.]. Vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 427-440. Apr 2003.

  9. Assessing multi-species recovery plans under the Endangered Species Act
    Ecological Applications [Ecol. Appl.]. Vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 655-662. Jun 2002.

  10. Recovery plan revisions: Progress or due process?
    Ecological Applications [Ecol. Appl.]. Vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 682-689. Jun 2002.

  11. A critical role for critical habitat in the recovery planning process? Not yet
    Ecological Applications [Ecol. Appl.]. Vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 701-707. Jun 2002.

  12. Use of tissue and sediment-based threshold concentrations of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) to protect juvenile salmonids listed under the US Endangered Species Act
    Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems [Aquat. Conserv.: Mar. Freshwat. Ecosyst.]. Vol. 12, no. 5, pp. 493-516. Sep-Oct 2002.

  13. Adaptive Management in Habitat Conservation Plans
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 20-29. Feb 2002.

  14. Spatial Patterns in the Abundance of the Coastal Horned Lizard
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 205-215. Feb 2002.

  15. The application of the endangered species act to the protection of freshwater mussels: a case study
    Environmental Law (Portland) [Environ. Law (Portland)]. Vol. 32, no. 1, pp. [91]-166. 2002.

  16. Monitoring black-tailed prairie dog colonies with high-resolution satellite imagery
    Wildlife Society Bulletin [Wildl. Soc. Bull.]. Vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 405-411. 2002.

  17. Distribution and abundance of Snowy Plovers in eastern North America, the Caribbean, and the Bahamas
    Journal of Field Ornithology [J. Field Ornithol.]. Vol. 73, no. 1, pp. 38-52. Jan 2002.

  18. A Critique of the Recovery of Greenback Cutthroat Trout
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 15, no. 6, pp. 1575-1584. Dec 2001.

  19. Implementing a study to determine the value of molluscan shellfish culture areas as fish habitat in West Coast estuaries
    Journal of Shellfish Research [J. Shellfish Res.]. Vol. 20, no. 3, p.1196. Dec 2001.

  20. Implications of three viability models for the conservation status of the western population of Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus)
    Biological Conservation [Biol. Conserv.]. Vol. 102, no. 3, pp. 261-269. Dec 2001.

  21. Millenium Pipeline Project, United States to Canada, Including Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey (Docket No. Cp98-151-000)
    EPA number: 010379F, Final EIS--566 pages, Appendices--1141 pages, October 4, 2001

  22. Why Listing May Be Forever: Perspectives on Delisting under the U.S. Endangered Species Act
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 1258-1268. Oct 2001.

  23. Improving Peer Review of Listings and Recovery Plans under the Endangered Species Act
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 1269-1273. Oct 2001.

  24. Developing Classification Criteria under the U.S. Endangered Species Act: Bowhead Whales as a Case Study
    Conservation Biology [Conserv. Biol.]. Vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 1300-1307. Oct 2001.

  25. Estimating the Carrying Capacity of the Snake River for Fall Chinook Salmon Redds
    Northwest Science [Northwest Sci.]. Vol. 75, no. 4, pp. 363-371. 2001.

    Biodiversity & Extinction Go to Endangered Species

  26. Forecasting global biodiversity threats associated with human population growth
    Biological Conservation [Biol. Conserv.]. Vol. 115, no. 1, pp. 161-164. Jan 2004.

  27. Climate change in Australian tropical rainforests: an impending environmental catastrophe
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences [Proc. R. Soc. Lond., Ser. B: Biol. Sci.]. Vol. 270, no. 1527, pp. 1887-1892. 22 Sep 2003.

  28. Catastrophic extinctions follow deforestation in Singapore
    Nature [Nature]. Vol. 424, no. 6947, pp. 420-426. 24 Jul 2003.

  29. Biotic Globalization: Does Competition from Introduced Species Threaten Biodiversity?
    Bioscience [Bioscience]. Vol. 53, no. 5, pp. 481-489. May 2003.

  30. Save those molecules! Molecular biodiversity and life
    Journal of Applied Ecology [J. Appl. Ecol.]. Vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 193-203. Apr 2003.

  31. Reconciliation ecology and the future of species diversity
    Oryx [Oryx]. Vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 194-205. Apr 2003.

  32. Climate change and habitat destruction: a deadly anthropogenic cocktail
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences [Proc. R. Soc. Lond., Ser. B: Biol. Sci.]. Vol. 270, no. 1514, pp. 467-473. 7 Mar 2003.

  33. Increased Human Energy Use Causes Biological Diversity Loss and Undermines Prospects for Sustainability
    Bioscience [Bioscience]. Vol. 52, no. 10, pp. 929-936. Oct 2002.

  34. The role of conservation in expanding biodiversity research
    Oikos [Oikos]. Vol. 98, no. 2, pp. 351-360. Aug 2002.

  35. Endemism, diversity, and the threat of tropical moist forest extinctions
    Biodiversity and Conservation [Biodivers. Conserv.]. Vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 695-704. Apr 2002.

  36. Contribution of small habitat fragments to conservation of insect communities of grassland-cropland landscapes
    Ecological Applications [Ecol. Appl.]. Vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 354-363. Apr 2002.

  37. The biodiversity crisis: A multifaceted review
    Current Science [Curr. Sci.]. Vol. 82, no. 6, pp. 638-647. 25 Mar 2002.

  38. Endemism, rarity and vulnerability of marine species along a temperate coastline
    Invertebrate Systematics [Invertebr. Syst.]. Vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 671-684. 2002.

  39. Conserving Bird Biodiversity. General principles and their application

  40. Scale and species numbers
    Trends in Ecology & Evolution [Trends Ecol. Evol.]. Vol. 16, no. 7, pp. 400-404. Jul 2001.

  41. The biotic crisis and the future of evolution
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA [Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA]. Vol. 98, no. 10, pp. 5389-5392. 8 May 2001.

  42. The current biodiversity extinction event: Scenarios for mitigation and recovery
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA [Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA]. Vol. 98, no. 10, pp. 5466-5470. 8 May 2001.

  43. Future eating and country keeping: what role has environmental history in the management of biodiversity?
    Journal of Biogeography [J. Biogeogr.]. Vol. 28, no. 5, pp. 549-564. May 2001.

  44. Mammals on mountainsides: elevational patterns of diversity
    Global Ecology and Biogeography [Global Ecol. Biogeogr.]. Vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 101-109. Jan 2001.

  45. Aquatic biodiversity - concept, significance and conservation.
    INFOFISH International. Kuala Lumpur [INFOFISH Int.]. no. 1, pp. 27-28, 30-32. 2001.