Endangered Species in Santa Cruz County - Status Key 'CH'


8 species have the selected status...

  • California Red-Legged Frog
    "California red-legged frogs are primarily pond frogs, but they also inhabit marshes, streams, and lagoons ..."
  • Coho Salmon
    "Coho smolts generally migrate to the open ocean in the spring of their second year. ..."
  • Marbled Murrelet
    "The Marbled Murrelet is a small, chubby seabird that has a very short neck. Adults ..."
  • Monterey Spineflower
    "The Monterey Spineflower is an annual herb belonging to the Buckwheat Family. It is distinguished ..."
  • Robust Spineflower
    "The Robust Spineflower is an annual herb, member of the buckwheat family; native to California ..."
  • Scotts Valley Spineflower
    "A short-lived annual species in the buckwheat family, the Scotts Valley Spineflower is a low-growing ..."
  • Steelhead Trout
    "Steelhead trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) belong to the family Salmonidae which includes all salmon, trout, and ..."
  • Western Snowy Plover
    "The Western Snowy Plover is a small shorebird which lives primarily on beaches, dry mud ..."

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E — Endangered

T — Threatened

CH — Critical Habitat

PE — Taxa proposed for listing as endangered

PT — Taxa proposed for listing as threatened

PCH — Critical habitat which has been proposed

C — Candidate species for which the Fish and Wildlife Service has on file sufficient information on the biological vulnerability and threats to support proposals to list as endangered or threatened