Rare Species Guide

Welcome to Minnesota's guide to endangered, threatened, and special concern species. Get information on the status, distribution, ecology, conservation and management of our rarest animals and plants. Query 439 species profiles based on name, taxonomic group, status, county, watershed, ECS subsection, and/or habitat.

The endangerment status of 300 species was revised effective August 19, 2013.
These changes are NOT yet reflected in this Rare Species Guide.
Current statuses are available online

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