Olympic Peninsula Conservation Programs

Safe Harbor Agreement

Program level:

National

Land use:

Agriculture, Forest

Provider:

USFWS

Benefits provided: 

Free technical assistance

Water-focused program: 

No

Take action now to prevent future regulation restrictions if threatened and endangered species are nearby.

Overview

Description:

Receive formal assurances from the government for entering a Safe harbor agreement. It is an agreement involving private or other non-federal property owners whose actions contribute to the recovery of species listed as endangered or threatened under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).

Eligibility:

No restrictions.

Financial benefit: 

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Contact information

Contact person: 

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Organization:

USFWS - Western Washington office

Phone number: 

360-753-9440

Email: 

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Information last updated on December 1, 2020.

Planning Importance

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