Endangered species are animals, plants or other life forms facing a high risk of extinction in the wild. (wondering if all of these could be subpages of species with status, broken down into categories and then a list of specific species)

Autumn Morning Over Lake
Blanchard's cricket frog in the mud
Learn more about the Blanchard's Cricket Frog.
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Eastern Massasauga
Wisconsin Status: endangered
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Eastern Ribbonsnake
This gartersnake resembles other gartersnakes at first glance.
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Gray (black) Ratsnake
When looking for snakes, you might not think to look up.
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Hines emerald dragonfly on a twig
Wisconsin Status: EndangeredFederal Status: Endangered
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Karner Blue Butterfly on leaf
Beauty and grace best describe this federally endangered species.
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Ornate Box Turtle
The ornate box turtle is an endangered species in Wisconsin.
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Peregrine Falcon
Faster Than A Speeding Bullet?
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Pine Marten in tree
The pine marten is nocturnal and we don't know much about them.
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White Orchid
Before wet meadows and moist prairies were drained and tilled for agriculture, the prairie white-fringed orchid was more common.
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Queensnake
This beautiful snake calls water home.
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Slender Glass Lizard
The name for this lizard is appropriate. When it's caught sometimes its tail breaks into many pieces like glass.
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Wolf pack
Have you ever heard a wolf howl in the wild? Not many people have.
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Western Ribbonsnake
There are less than a half dozen records of this endangered snake being seen in Wisconsin.
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Whooping Crane
2006 marked the first year that whooping cranes hatched in the wild in the Midwest in over 100 years!
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