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Statutes for which the Wildlife and Marine Resources Section has Responsibility
A view of a lighhouse off the Oregon Coast.  Courtesy of Jeff Bank (DOJ/ENRD)

Primary

Endangered Species Act of 1973, 16 U.S.C. § 1531 et seq.
Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act, 16 U.S.C. § 1801 et seq.
Marine Mammal Protection Act, 16 U.S.C. § 1361 et seq.
Migratory Bird Treaty Act, 16 U.S.C. § 703 et seq.

Secondary

Airborne Hunting Act, 16 U.S.C. § 742j-1
Animal Damage Control Act, 7 U.S.C. § 426 et seq.
Antarctic Conservation Act, 16 U.S.C. § 2401 et seq.
Atlantic Salmon Convention Act, 16 U.S.C. § 3601 et seq.
Atlantic Tunas Convention Act, 16 U.S.C. § 971
Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 668 to 668d
Dingell-Johnson Fish Restoration Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 777 to 777i, 777k
Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 661 to 667e
Fur Seal Act of 1966, 16 U.S.C. § 1151 et seq.
Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act, 33 U.S.C. § 1431 et seq.
Migratory Bird Conservation Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 715 to 715d, 715e, 715f to 715k, 715 to 715r
National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 668dd, 668ee
Northern Pacific Halibut Act, 16 U.S.C. § 773 et seq.
Sponge Act, 16 U.S.C. § 781 et seq.
Tuna Conventions Act, 16 U.S.C. § 951 et seq.
Whaling Convention Act, 16 U.S.C. § 981 et seq.
Wild Free Roaming Horses and Burros Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 1331 to 1340

 

Last Updated: November 2010