COMMENTS: WGA recommends policy to incentivize voluntary conservation under CCAA

The Western Governors’ Association submitted comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service about the Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances (CCAA) Policy. The comments submitted on January 22, 2018 noted WGA Policy Resolution 2017-11, Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act and included the Initiative Year Two Recommendations, which represent bipartisan solutions that incentivize and facilitate voluntary conservation efforts designed to preclude the need to list under the Endangered Species Act.  Read, download the comments.  


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