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FWS Schedules Public Meetings on Proposed Polar Bear Listings
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced the dates and locations of public meetings on the agency's proposed listing of polar bears as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act. The scheduled dates and locations are:

   1. March 1, 2007, 7 to 10 p.m., Anchorage, AK.
   2. March 5, 2007, 6 to 9 p.m., Washington, DC.
   3. March 7, 2007, 5 to 10 p.m., Barrow, AK.

The FWS will accept written comments on the proposed listing until April 9, 2007.

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