US Fish and Wildlife Service Proposed Lesser Prairie-Chicken Listing Decision

The USFWS announced today (https://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/lpc.html) the decision to propose the listing of two distinct population segments (DPS) of the lesser prairie-chicken (Tympanuchus pallidicinctus) under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The USFWS proposes to list the Southern DPS as endangered, and the Northern DPS as threatened with a rule issued under ESA section 4(d), providing exceptions … Continue reading US Fish and Wildlife Service Proposed Lesser Prairie-Chicken Listing Decision