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Threatened and Endangered Species

Threatened and Endangered Species

"Threatened" species refers to native species likely to become endangered within the foreseeable future. "Endangered" species are any native species determined to be in danger of extinction.

Articles & Stories

Why is the sagebrush steppe ecosystem unique and threatenened? It is the most widespread...
Thanks to the passage of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 and the inclusion of plants for the...
Species may be classified at the state level as Threatened or Endangered, and/or at the federal...
It is the State of Oregon's policy "to prevent the serious depletion of any indigenous species" (...
Meadowlark (courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) The Conservation Strategy charts a...

Maps and Tools

With hundreds of map layers available to draw from, you can use the Oregon Explorer Map Viewer... more

Data Collections

The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) is the central administrative agency of state... more

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