DNR applauds U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service extension on listing northern long-eared

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  1. DNR Central Office - STATEMENT FROM DNR SECRETARY CATHY STEPP: - - - DNR applauds U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service extension on listing northern long-eared bat - - - - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources applauds the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for its prudent decision to provide a six-month extension for the final listing determination on the northern long-eared bat. The extension allows stakeholders, including the state of Wisconsin, our neighboring states, forestry management partners and federal officials additional time to develop effective conservation measures for this important species using the best science available.

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