American Badger jeffersonii subspecies

American Badger jeffersonii subspecies

American badger (Taxidea taxus jeffersonii) Species Status: Endangered in Canada Action Required: Translocation where necessary  The American badger is the only type of badger in North America. This sturdy member of the weasel family helps control rodents and insects....
Microbats

Microbats

Microbats Species Status: Little brown bat (Myotis lucifugus): Endangered in Canada Northern long-eared bat (Myotis septentrionalis): Endangered in Canada Tri-colored bat (Perimyotis subflavus): Endangered in Canada  Action Required: Assess feasibility of conservation...
Ord’s Kangaroo Rat

Ord’s Kangaroo Rat

Ord’s kangaroo rat (Dipodomys ordii) Species Status: Endangered in Canada Action Required: Translocation In southern Alberta, one of the province’s most endangered animals is inexorably dwindling away due to habitat fragmentation. The distinct Canadian...
Swift Fox

Swift Fox

Swift fox (Vulpes velox) Species Status: Endangered in Canada Action Required: Reintroduction (completed) Wildlife Preservation Canada began working with the swift fox in the mid-1990s, when we helped establish a small, self-sustaining population in southern Alberta...
Vancouver Island Marmot

Vancouver Island Marmot

Vancouver island marmot (Marmota vancouverensis) Species Status: Endangered in Canada; Critically Endangered globally (IUCN assessment) Action Required: Conservation breeding and release, translocations The Vancouver Island marmot is Canada’s most endangered mammal...