Arkansas’ Federally Endangered, Threatened, and Candidate Species

  • Gray Bat
  • Indiana Bat
  • Ozark Big-eared Bat
  • Florida Panther
  • Whooping Crane
  • Interior Least Tern
  • Piping Plover
  • Sprague's Pipit
  • Red cockaded Woodpecker
  • Ivory-billed Woodpecker
  • Ozark Cavefish
  • Leopard Darter
  • Arkansas River Shiner
  • Pallid Sturgeon
  • Yellowcheek Darter
  • Arkansas Darter
Freshwater Mussels
  • Turgid Blossum
  • Louisiana Pearlshell
  • Arkansas Fatmucket
  • Winged Mapleleaf
  • Pink Mucket
  • Scaleshale
  • Curtis Pearlymussel
  • Fat Pocketbook
  • Ouachita Rock Pocketbook
  • Speckled Pocketbook
  • Fanshell
  • Neosho Mucket
  • Spectaclecase
  • Rabbitsfoot
  • American Alligator
  • Ozark Hellbender
Terrestrial Snails
  • Magazine Mountain Shagreen
  • Benton Cave Crayfish
  • Hell Creek Crayfish
  • American Burying Beetle
  • Missouri Bladderpod
  • Running Buffalo Clover
  • Harperella
  • Pondberry
  • Geocarpon minimum

ES Day 2010!3rd Annual Arkansas Endangered Species Day Art Contest


The 3rd Annual Endangered Species Art was a success!  We want to thank all of the students that participated in the contest.  We had 1,289 entries from 30 schools and 8 home schools.  Over 32 threatened, endangered, and candidate Arkansas species were represented this year.

Our panel of judges included a wealth of knowledge and experience.  Judges included Jane Jones-Schulz the education and information coordinator for Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, Donna Pinckley, Professor of Art, University of Central Arkansas, and Erin Leone the endangered species biologist for the USFWS Arkansas Ecological Services Field Office.

Please click on the links below to see the winning entries.

Kindergarden - 2nd Grade

3rd - 6th Grade

7th - 9th Grade

10th - 12th Grade

Overall Winner - Jamie T. - Beebe Junior High School

Arkansas Field Office
110 S. Amity Road
Suite 300
Conway, AR 72032

501/513 4470 (v)
501/513 4480 (f)

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