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Accession Number PB2013-108868
Title Hawaiian Monk Seal Recovery. 2009-2010 Program Update and Accomplishments Report.
Publication Date 2010
Media Count 32p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Hawaiian monk seal (Monachus schauinslandi) was listed as an endangered species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) on November 23, 1976. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administrations (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries Service) 2007 recovery plan specifies the following recovery goal: To assure the long-term viability of the Hawaiian monk seal in the wild, allowing initially for reclassification from endangered to threatened status, and ultimately, removal from the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife. Throughout this document, work and/or progress toward this goal is implied whenever the terms recovery and recovery program are used.
Keywords Abundance
Animal populations
Biological surveys
Endangered species
Hawaiian monk seal
Marine mammals
Monachus schauinslandi

Source Agency National Marine Fisheries Service
NTIS Subject Category 47D - Biological Oceanography
57Z - Zoology
57H - Ecology
Corporate Author National Marine Fisheries Service, Honolulu, HI. Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1320
Contract Number N/A

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