Threatened

  • (adj): (of flora or fauna) likely in the near future to become endangered.
    Example: "The spotted owl is a threatened species, not yet an endangered one"

Some articles on threatened:

List Of Threatened Fauna Of Michigan - Amphibians
... There are five species and subspecies of threatened amphibians in Michigan ... these are listed as species of special concern, one as a threatened species and two as endangered ... No amphibians with federally listed threatened status have populations in Michigan ...
List Of Threatened Fauna Of Michigan - Insects - Dobsonflies and Fishflies
... There is one species of threatened dobsonfly in Michigan and no species of threatened fishflies ... The single threatened member of this group is listed as a species of special concern, and is not found on the federal listing ...
List Of Threatened Fauna Of Michigan - Birds
... There are 42 threatened species and subspecies of birds in Michigan ... Of these, 18 are listed as species of threatened concern, 14 as threatened and 9 as endangered ... Concern Asio flammeus Short-eared owl Endangered Asio otus Long-eared owl Threatened Botaurus lentiginosus American bittern Special Concern Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered hawk Threatened ...
List Of Threatened Fauna Of Michigan - Land and Freshwater Snails
... There are 61 species and subspecies of threatened land and freshwater snails in Michigan ... Of these, 38 are species of special concern, 10 are listed as threatened and 13 are listed as endangered ... Special Concern Catinella exile Pleistocene catinella Threatened Catinella gelida No common name Threatened Catinella protracta No common name Endangered Cincinnatia cincinnatiensis ...
List Of Threatened Fauna Of Michigan - Fish
... There are 35 species and subspecies of threatened fish in Michigan ... Of these, eight are species of special concern, nine are threatened and another nine are listed as endangered ... None of the federally listed species of threatened fish have populations in Michigan ...

Famous quotes containing the word threatened:

    The most threatened group in human societies as in animal societies is the unmated male: the unmated male is more likely to wind up in prison or in an asylum or dead than his mated counterpart. He is less likely to be promoted at work and he is considered a poor credit risk.
    Germaine Greer (b. 1939)

    ... two great areas of deafness existed in the South: White Southerners had no ears to hear that which threatened their Dream. And colored Southerners had none to hear that which could reduce their anger.
    Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 1, ch. 16 (1962)

    What has ever threatened our liberty and prosperity save and except this institution of Slavery?
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)