Aquatic Life & Ecosystem projects

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The Georgia Pigtoe mussel, Pleurobema, hanleyianum, which was considered extinct in 2000, is now considered endangered due to habitat loss from dams, channelization and pollution. The Georgia Pigt... Read More

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The Ozark Hellbender, Cryptobranchus allegeniensis bishopi, is an endangered species that lives in Ozark streams located in southern Missouri and northern Arkansas. The Ozark Hellbender is strictly... Read More

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The Green Sea turtle, Chelonia mydas, is an endangered species that lives in Florida and on the Pacific coast of Mexico. These turtles are threatened by the overharvesting of their eggs, hunting o... Read More

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The Mountain Yellow-Legged frog, Rana Sierrae, is an endangered species that lives in parts of the Nevada Mountains. This species has become in endangered because of the introduction of trout into... Read More

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The Vaquita Porpoise, Phocoena sinus, is an endangered species that lives in the northern area of the Gulf of California (Baja). Vaquita are endemic to shallow, murky, coastal waters less than 165 ... Read More