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Puerto Rico: ESA Section 6 Program

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Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources This link is an external site.
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Cooperative Agreement signed: May 21, 2003
Amended August 13, 2008; May 15, 2017

Puerto Rico's agreement lists the following species:



Note: To be eligible for funding through the Species Recovery Grants program, species listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) must be covered by the State's section 6 agreement. Proposed and candidate species that occur in the State do not need to be listed on the agreement to be eligible for funding.