Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act

Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act: In 2016, Western Governors’ adopted Policy Resolution 2016-08: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act. The Resolution provided an expression of the Governors’ principles for improving voluntary species conservation efforts and the efficacy of the ESA. In 2017, Governors’ adopted Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act. This updated Resolution incorporates by reference Western Governors’ Species Conservation and ESA Initiative Year Two Recommendations, which suggest means of implementing the policy principles in the Resolution through statutory, regulatory/administrative, and funding-related avenues.

Read, download the WGA Species Conservation and ESA Initiative Year Two Recommendations

Read, download the amended Resolution, which incorporates the Recommendations by reference


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