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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
in the Midwest

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Find a location near you.

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin.
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Conservation
in the Midwest

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Threatened and Endangered Species Program in Illinois and Iowa

 

Eastern prairie fringed orchid in flower.

Eastern prairie fringed orchid in bloom.

Photo by USFWS; Kristen Lundh

 

eastern massasauga rattlesnake

Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake; Photo by USFWS

Protecting and recovering rare and endangered species and the ecosystems that sustain them.

Iowa and Illinois State Lists

Go here and click on Iowa or Illinois to see a list of all federally Endangered, Threatened, Proposed, and Candidate Species in each state.

 

Species by Project Site or County

You can use our online project review tool to generate a list for a specific project site or by county

IPaC - Information for Planning and Consultation: Under "1. Find Location", click on SELECT BY STATE OR COUNTY.

 

About Section 7 Consultation

For information about the Section Consultation process, including step by step instructions, see our Section 7 Technical Assistance website.

 

Permits

Permits can be issued to "take" listed species.

Types of permits and how to apply

 

Habitat Conservation Plans

To learn more about Habitat Conservation Plans (HCPs), see our regional site for HCPs in the Upper Midwest

 

Endangered Species

For more information about endangered species around our region, please go to our regional Midwest Endangered Species site

 

Or visit our national endangered species program page.

 

 

To request help or for more information, please contact:

 

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

1511 47th Avenue
Moline, IL  61265

Phone: 309-757-5800

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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