Oregon Explorer Topics Content

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