NEBRASKA'S THREATENED & ENDANGERED SPECIES

Nebraska has 30 species listed at Threatened or Endangered. Some of these species, like the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle, are only found in Nebraska. Others, like the Northern Long-eared Bat, are found across the eastern United States, but are declining rapidly. 

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Click on an image to learn more about each species. 

Pallid Sturgeon
photo credit NEBRASKAland Magazine /NGPC
Blacknose Shiner
Lake Sturgeon
photo credit NEBRASKAland Magazine/NGPC
Topeka Shiner
photo credit Konrad Schmidt, Minnesota DNR
Northern Redbelly Dace
photo credit, Philina English, Queensland University Biological Station
Finescale Dace
photo credit NEBRASKAland Magazine/NGPC
Sturgeon Chub
photo credit David Ostendorf
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