FWS Opens Public Comment Period on Incidental Take Permit for Preble’s Jumping Mouse

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced that St. Charles Town Company has applied for an incidental take permit under the Endangered Species Act, which, if granted, would authorize the take of federally threatened Preble's meadow jumping mice that is likely to occur incidental to a commercial and industrial construction project in Douglas County, Colorado. FWS will accept public comments through January 20, 2023.