U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Solicits Public Input on Mitigation Policies

Nov. 6, 2017

To help ensure that its policies are consistent, effective, and transparent and also provide a level of certainty to all involved parties, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is soliciting public review of and comment on its Service-Wide Mitigation Policy and its Endangered Species Act-Compensatory Mitigation Policy. These policies provide direction to Service employees on how to develop mitigation recommendations to offset the impacts of development activities on species or their habitats. Refer to the Federal Register notice for more information; comments must be received on or before January 5, 2018.