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Environmental Consultation Organizer (ECO)

ECO is an information management application covering NOAA Fisheries consultations under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act sections 305(b)(2) & 305(b)(4) Essential Fish Habitat (EFH).

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Understanding Consultations with Federal Agencies

Learn how NOAA Fisheries conducts consultations with federal agencies to protect endangered and threatened species and important fish habitat.

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Last updated by on September 19, 2019

Consultations Section 7 Consultation