Woodland stream.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Extends Comment Period for Designating Critical Habitat for Jaguars

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has reopened the comment period on the proposed designation of critical habitat for the Jaguar (Panthera onca) under the Federal Endangered Species Act.

The additional comment period is in response to multiple requests for an extension to the comment period that ended on August 9.

The USFWS is soliciting new comments through September 13, 2013. Previously submitted comments need not be resubmitted.

For more information on the proposed rule, maps, supporting analysis and other details about the jaguar visit: http://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/arizona/Jaguar.htm
Photo of jaguar walking away in grass.
To submit comments online, go to: http://www.regulations.gov/#!submitComment;D=FWS-R2-ES-2012-0042-0259

Or comment letters can be mailed to:
Public Comments Processing
Attn: FWS-R2-ES-2012-0042
Division of Policy and Directives Management
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
4401 N. Fairfax Drive, MS 2042-PDM
Arlington, VA 22203



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