Proposed changes to list of endangered, threatened species


ENDANGERED Redfin pickerel Butterflies and skippers Juniper hairstreak Rapids clubtail New England cottontail

THREATENED Black-crowned night heron Common moorhen Great cormorant* Short-eared owl* Purple lesser fritillary Sleepy duskywing Ringed boghaunter (downgraded from endangered) Boreal snaketail Brook floater

*Breeding populations only

TO BE REMOVED Pygmy snaketail (formerly threatened)

Source: The Associated Press