Candidate conservation agreements under the Endangered Species Act: Prospects and perils of an

Phelps, Martha F.
September 1997
Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review;Fall97, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p175
Academic Journal
Examines the use of conservation agreements by the US Fish & Wildlife Service to substitute listing endangered or threatened species. Overview of the listing process; Protection afforded to endangered species under the 1996 Endangered Species Act; Background and use of conservation agreements; Administrative law doctrine and case law applications to conservation agreements.


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