Monitor status and trends of refuge population (continue Dr. Itzkowitz’s research/monitoring), establish additional refuge populations (possibly at Dexter or San Marcos National Fish Hatcheries), and assemble plans for water quality monitoring and disaster response in the event that oil and gas activity impacts the springs and pupfish population.
Conservation AreaPecos River
Security and conservation of Leon Springs Pupfish
Texas Nature Conservancy, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
USFWS Section 6