The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Proposes Adding Owl Species to Endangered Species List

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) has proposed listing the cactus ferruginous pygmy owl as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The owl is found in Mexico, southern Arizona, and southern Texas. The FWS will hold a public hearing and information session on January 25, 2022, and will accept public comments through February 22, 2022.