Statutes For Which WMRS Has Responsibility

A view of a lighhouse off the Oregon Coast.  Courtesy of Jeff Bank (DOJ/ENRD)

Statutes for which the Wildlife and Marine Resources Section has Responsibility

Endangered Species Act of 1973, 16 U.S.C. § 1531 et seq.
Airborne Hunting Act, 16 U.S.C. § 742j-1
Migratory Bird Treaty Act, 16 U.S.C. § 703 et seq.
Migratory Bird Conservation Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 715 to 715d, 715e, 715f to 715k, 715 to 715r
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
National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 668dd, 668ee
Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act, 16 U.S.C. § 1431 et seq.
Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act, 16 U.S.C. § 1801 et seq.
Atlantic Tunas Convention Act, 16 U.S.C. § 971
Tuna Conventions Act, 16 U.S.C. § 951 et seq.
Marine Mammal Protection Act, 16 U.S.C. § 1361 et seq.
Fur Seal Act of 1966, 16 U.S.C. § 1151 et seq.
Wild Free Roaming Horses and Burros Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 1331 to 1340
Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 661 to 667e
Animal Damage Control Act, 7 U.S.C. § 8351 et seq.
Sponge Act, 16 U.S.C. § 781 et seq.
Northern Pacific Halibut Act, 16 U.S.C. § 773 et seq.
Antarctic Conservation Act, 16 U.S.C. § 2401 et seq.
Atlantic Salmon Convention Act, 16 U.S.C. § 3601 et seq.
Humane Methods of Livestock Slaughter Act, 7 U.S.C. § 1902 et seq. (including violations cross-referenced under 21 U.S.C. § 601 et seq.)
Animal Welfare Act, 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
Animal Fighting Venture Prohibition, 7 U.S.C. § 2156
Horse Protection Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1821 et seq.
28-Hour Law, 49 U.S.C. § 80502

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Updated June 26, 2018

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