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Before moving to Washington, DC, inHolmes was the Senior Regional Representative in charge of. "As Secretary of the Interior, implementing the Endangered Species Act was one of my most important, and challenging, responsibilities.

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()) directed the secretary of the interior to conserve, protect, restore, and propagate selected species of native fish and wildlife; this act provided authority for the acquisition of land for habitat protection and charged the secretary to determine whether.

A Habitat Conservation Plan (HCP) is a required part of an application for an Incidental Take Permit, a permit issued under the United States Endangered Species Act (ESA) to private entities undertaking projects that might result in the destruction of an endangered or threatened species.

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Implementation has often pitted eco-nomic interests against endangered spe-cies. One of the most famous examples is the northern spotted owl, native to the old-growth forests of the Pacific Northwest.

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Everyday low 4/5(3). The Endangered species Act, is a program, which provides conservation to the endangered and threatened animals and plants in the habitats they are found. The United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Services, as well as the United States Fish and Wildlife Services, are the lead national agencies, which pioneer for the /5(23).planet, the Endangered Species Act, passed inwas designed to accomplish these goals.

Implementation and enforcement of the Endangered Species Act is often complicated by lack of resources, political debate, and Native American needs. Although, as a Collective, Native Americans hold nature in high esteem and.

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