Endangered Species
Midwest Region



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Endangered, Threatened, Proposed, and Candidates in the Upper Midwest



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Section 7 and Section 10 Wind Guidance

Indiana Bat Section 7 and Section 10 Wind Energy Guidance


White-nose Syndrome in Bats

White-Nose Syndrome


Decontamination Protocol for Bat Field Studies Use the most current version of the Protocol provided on the website. These protocols apply to anyone handling bats and working under a Federal Fish and Wildlife Permit (aka Federal Research Permit). The purpose of the protocols are to minimize the potential for transmission of white-nose syndrome (WNS) while handling bats (both between handler and bats and between bats). 


Photos of bats with white-nose syndrome: Fish and Wildlife Service Flickr Site; search "White-nose Syndrome"


Canada lynx ( Lynx canadensis)

Status: Threatened

Canada lynx Home


Gray bat(Myotis grisescens)

Status: Endangered

Gray Bat Home


Gray wolf (Canis lupus)

Gray Wolf Home

Species Profile (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's National Endangered Species Website)


Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis)

Status: Endangered

Indiana Bat Home


Northern long-eared bat

Status: Threatened

Northern long-eared Bat Home


Ozark big-eared bat (Plecotus townsendii ingens)

Status: Endangered

Fact sheet

Species Account

Species Profile (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's National Endangered Species Website)



Midwest Endangered Species Home


Last updated: February 28, 2017