About this Collection

To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service released a poster featuring portraits of eight federally listed species that have been put on the road to recovery due to this important law. The posters feature the following species: California condor, polar bear, black-footed ferret, Atlantic salmon, Florida manatee, rusty patched bumblebee, Kemp's Ridley sea turtle, and Kaʻū silversword. Learn more about the species featured and what is being done to help recover them.