FEDERALLY LISTED, PROPOSED, CANDIDATE, DELISTED, AND SPECIES OF CONCERN BY TAXONOMIC GROUP
(This information is for educational use only and is not a comprehensive list of species of special interest in Washington State)
An endangered species is one that is in danger of extinction throughout all or a significant portion of its range. A threatened species is one that is likely to become endangered in the foreseeable future.
Taxa for which the Fish and Wildlife Service has sufficient biological information to support a proposal to list as endangered or threatened.
A species that has been removed from the Federal list of endangered and threatened wildlife and plants.
A proposal rule to list this species as either threatened or endangered has been published in the Federal Register.