Environmental Conservation Online System
Conserving the Nature of America

How many listed species currently occur in and are listed in Maine?


Species listed in this state and that occur in this state -- 12 listings

Animals -- 9
Status Species/Listing Name
TLynx, Canada (Contiguous U.S. DPS) (Lynx canadensis)
TPlover, piping except Great Lakes watershed (Charadrius melodus)
ESalmon, Atlantic Gulf of Maine DPS (Salmo salar)
ESea turtle, leatherback Entire (Dermochelys coriacea)
ESturgeon, shortnose Entire (Acipenser brevirostrum)
ETern, roseate northeast U.S. nesting pop. (Sterna dougallii dougallii)
EWhale, finback Entire (Balaenoptera physalus)
EWhale, humpback Entire (Megaptera novaeangliae)
EWhale, North Atlantic Right Entire (Eubalaena glacialis)
Plants -- 3
Status Species/Listing Name
ELousewort, Furbish (Pedicularis furbishiae)
TOrchid, eastern prairie fringed (Platanthera leucophaea)
TPogonia, small whorled (Isotria medeoloides)