Description: Action to compel response to petition to list polar bear as a threatened species.
Center for Biological Diversity v. Norton
Filing Date Type File Action Taken Summary 01/09/2007 Federal Register Notice Download Proposed rule published to list polar bear as threatened. 06/29/2006 Settlement Agreement Settlement agreement announced A settlement announced at the end of June 2006 required the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to complete its 12-month finding on whether polar bears should be listed under the Endangered Species Act by December 27, 2006. 12/15/2005 Complaint Complaint filed. 02/16/2005 Petition for Rulemaking Download Petition submitted requesting listing of polar bear as threatened species.