Canadian Lynx Might Not Warrant ESA Protection
January 12, 2018

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced the completion of a scientific review of the Canada lynx in the contiguous United States. The review concludes that the Canada lynx may no longer warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act and should be considered for delisting due to recovery. As a result of this status review, the service will begin development of a proposed rule to delist the species.

Read the full species status assessment at

Source: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service