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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

It is the State of Oregon's policy "to prevent the serious depletion of any indigenous species" (...
Thanks to the passage of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 and the inclusion of plants for the...
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Once a species becomes threatened or endangered,...
Meadowlark (courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) The Conservation Strategy charts a...
The ultimate goal of both the state and federal Endangered Species Acts (ESA) is...

Maps and Tools

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

Data Collections

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