Biological Opinion

Biological Opinion

Definition

An opinion issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or the National Marine Fisheries Service that determines whether a federal agency’s proposed action will jeopardize the continued existence of a species protected under the Endangered Species Act.

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