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Report on endangered and threatened plant species of the United States

Smithsonian Institution

Report on endangered and threatened plant species of the United States

presented to the Congress of the United States of America

by Smithsonian Institution

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Rare plants -- United States.,
    • Plant conservation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Secretary, Smithsonian Institution.
      SeriesHouse document ; no. 94-51, House document (United States. Congress. House) ;, 94th Congress, 1st session, no. 51.
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK86.U6 S64 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 200 p. ;
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4852311M
      LC Control Number75601323

      Of the endangered, threatened and rare taxa in the United States a large number are wetland dependent. Of the animals federally designated, 94 or 50 per cent are wetland related. Of the plants listed, 29 or 28 per cent are wetland dependent. Fish, mussels and birds represent the largest number of endangered and threatened by: Endangered and threatened species of the Southeastern United States, including Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands / By. United States. Forest Service. Robinson, Andrew F. Type. Book. Material. Published material. Publication infoBook Edition: Rev.

        Endangered and Threatened Plants of the United States by Edward S. Ayensu and Robert A. DeFilipps, with Sam E. Fowler A "classic" in the literature of endangered species of the United States, this book includes introductory material about endangered and rare : David Romito. The Act defines “endangered species” as any species that is in danger of extinction throughout all or a significant portion of its range (16 U.S.C. (6)), and “threatened species” as any species that is likely to become an endangered species within the foreseeable future throughout all or a significant portion of its range (16 U.S.C.

      Under the Endangered Species Act of in the United States, species may be listed as "endangered" or "threatened".The Salt Creek tiger beetle (Cicindela nevadica lincolniana) is an example of an endangered subspecies protected under the US Fish and Wildlife Service, as well as the National Marine Fisheries Service are held responsible for classifying and protecting endangered species.   Introduction and summary. The Endangered Species Act (ESA) is one of a number of visionary statutes enacted in the s that provide a foundation for the .


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Report on endangered and threatened plant species of the United States by Smithsonian Institution Download PDF EPUB FB2

Report on Endangered and Threatened Plant Species of the United States: Presented to the Congress of the United States of America by the Secretary, Smithsonian Institution Publication date. Get this from a library. Report on endangered and threatened plant species of the United States: presented to Congress of United States of America.

[Smithsonian Institution.]. There are over 1, different species in the United States that are listed as threatened or endangered. This picture book will introduce you to 21 plant and animal species found in the United States, nearly all of which are either endangered or threatened.

The plants and animals shown here are not necessarily threatened by pesticides; however, they are examples of the many different species EPA. report on the status of illinois vascular plants potentially endangered or threatened in the united states. by donald r. kurz. 1 ~mrlin. Species Account SPECIES ACCOUNTS Source: Endangered and Threatened Species of the Southeastern United States (The Red Book) FWS Region 4 -- As of 2/91 LARGE-FLOWERED SKULLCAP (Scutellaria montana) FAMILY: Lamiaceae STATUS: Endangered, Federal Register, June.

The U.S. Endangered Species Act (Act) was passed on Decemto provide a legal mechanism for the conservation of endangered and threatened species and the ecosystems upon which they depend. The Act places restrictions on a wide range of activities, involving endangered and threatened animals and plants, to help ensure their continued.

@article{osti_, title = {Status of endangered and threatened plant species on Nevada Test Site: a survey. Part 2. Threatened species}, author = {Rhoads, W A and Cochrane, S A and Williams, M P}, abstractNote = {This is the second of a two-part study of plant species on the Nevada Test Site (NTS) that are listed as possibly threatened or endangered by the U.S.

Fish and Wildlife Service. This addendum revises and updates the report, Status of Endangered and Threatened Plant Species on Nevada Test Site - A Survey, Part 1: Endangered Species, and provides information and opinions on status about one species from Part 2: Threatened Species of that report (No.

EGG ). News Service Announces Endangered Species Recovery Champion Awards. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced recipients of the Recovery Champion award, which honors Service employees and partners for outstanding efforts to conserve and protect endangered and threatened species of fish, wildlife, and plants.

Photo: IUCN The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ is the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of plant and animal species. It uses a set of quantitative criteria to evaluate the extinction risk of thousands of species.

These criteria are relevant to most species and all regions of the world. The U.S. FWS's Threatened & Endangered Species System track information about listed species in the United States.

Threatened and endangered species are those U.S. plant and animal species that are reduced in numbers, making extinction a high probability. Principal hazard to T&E species is the destruction of their habitats by human activities associated with industrialization, urbanization, agriculture, lumbering, recreation, and transportation.

Threatened & Endangered: About PLANTS Threatened & Endangered. Find federal and state threatened and endangered plants using custom search criteria. Enter Search Criteria: Or, click on linked place names to go directly to a list of that place's legally protected plants.

U.S. States: Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado. Species Recovery in the United States: Increasing the Effectiveness of the Endangered Species Act Daniel M.

Evans, Judy P. Che-Castaldo, Deborah Crouse, Frank W. The Report finds that more than 40% of amphibian species, almost 33% of reef-forming corals and more than a third of all marine mammals are threatened, and at least vertebrate species Author: Grrlscientist.

A “threatened” species is one that is likely to become endangered in the foreseeable future. Protecting threatened and endangered (T&E) wildlife and plants from the impacts of disease, invasive species, and predators is one focus of the APHIS Wildlife Services (WS) program.

scientific literature. Our analysis finds that 17 percent — one in six — of the nation’s threatened and endangered species are at risk from rising sea levels. Left unchecked, rising seas driven by climate change threaten federally protected species in 23 coastal states.

This report highlights five of the most threatened species. Service as Endangered or Threatened under the Endangered Species Act.

Information on listed and proposed species was obtained from the U.S.D.I. Fish and V\Tldlife Service January 1, publication, "Endangered and Threatened V\^dlife and Plants" (50 CFR.

Endangered and Threatened Species ofthe Southeastern United States (Red Book). Atlanta, GA 4pp Eastern Cougar Species Account. Endangered and Threatened Species ofthe Southeastern United States (Red Book). Atlanta, GA 4pp Gray Bat Species Account. Endangered and Threatened Species ofthe Southeastern United States (Red Book).

The U.S. FWS's Threatened & Endangered Species System track information about listed species in the United States U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service ECOS Environmental Conservation Online System. We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), determine threatened species status under the Endangered Species Act of (Act), as amended, for trispot darter (Etheostoma trisella), a fish species found in the Coosa River system in Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee.

This rule adds this species to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife.Ed. ofby the Smithsonian Institution, published under title: Report on endangered and threatened plant species of the United States.This statistic shows the number of endangered wildlife and plant species in the United States as of Janu 74 insect species in the U.S.

are in danger of becoming extinct throughout all.