Oregon Chub becomes First Fish saved by Endangered Species Act
A two-inch minnow found only in an Oregon valley will be the first fish removed from the federal threatened and endangered species list because it no longer faces extinction, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced on Tuesday.
To learn more, explore the following articles/websites:
- Reuters - Oregon minnow to be first U.S. fish delisted because of recovery
- U.S. Dept. of the Interior - Oregon Chub Proposed as First Fish to be Removed from Endangered Species List Due to Recovery
- Oregon Fish & Wildlife Office