The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) announced a 12 month
finding and listing determination on a petition to list the queen
gigas) as threatened or endangered under the Endangered
Species Act (ESA). NMFS have concluded that the queen conch is not
currently in danger of extinction throughout all or a significant
portion of its range nor is it not likely to become so within the
foreseeable future. Please refer to the Federal
Register attached notice for the details.