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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

Thanks to the passage of the Endangered Species Act of 1973 and the inclusion of plants for the...
Why is the sagebrush steppe ecosystem unique and threatenened?It is the most widespread ecosystem...
Species may be classified at the state level as Threatened or Endangered, and/or at the federal...
The ultimate goal of both the state and federal Endangered Species Acts (ESA) is the recovery of...
It is the State of Oregon's policy "to prevent the serious depletion of any indigenous species" (...

Maps and Tools

The Communities Reporter is a unique resource for community practitioners as it links over 1000... more

Data Collections

Open source searchable data catalog for the US Government.