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Title and Description:
Recovery Plan for Listed Indo-Pacific Corals

The recovery plan for listed Indo-Pacific corals will consist of three separate documents: (1) the Recovery Status Review, which will review the biology, ecology and threats to the species; (2) the Recovery Plan, which will include objective and measurable recovery criteria, a description of site-specific management actions necessary to conserve the species; and (3) the Recovery Implementation Strategy, which will include stepped-down recovery actions as well as estimates of time and costs required to achieve the plan’s goals.

ID: 359 Info. Type:  ISI
Estimated Dissemination Date: 3/30/2022 (Start date of peer review 9/30/2021)
Estimated Dissemination Date Final Work Product: 9/30/2022

Contact Person: Tracy Miller Get contact information
Review type:
Individual letters.
Number of reviewers:
Three or fewer.

Peer reviewers will be designated by: Tthe agency.

Will the public, including scientific or professional societies, be asked to nominate potential peer reviewers? No

Will there be opportunities for the public to comment on the work product to be peer reviewed? Yes. The Draft Recovery Plan will be announced in the Federal Register after peer review has been completed, with an open public comment period before being finalized.

Will the agency provide significant and relevant public comments to the peer reviewers before they conduct their review? No

Primary disciplines or expertise needed in the review: Biology, ecology, distribution, habitat requirements, and threats of listed Indo-Pacific corals, climate change impacts and adaptation, coral reef research, conservation, and management in the Indo-Pacific, ESA Recovery Planning.

Comments on Peer Review:

Charge statement

Peer review report

Final work product