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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 threatened? It is the most widespread ecosystem...
It is the State of Oregon's policy "to prevent the serious depletion of any indigenous species" (...
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Once a species becomes threatened or endangered,...
Species may be classified at the state level as Threatened or Endangered, and/or at the federal...

Maps and Tools

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

Data Collections

The NWFSC's mission is to conduct the science necessary to conserve marine and anadromous species... more
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