Desert Evening at Big Bend, by Louis Vest
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Federal and State Listed Species

In Texas, animal or plant species of conservation concern may be listed as threatened or endangered under the authority of state law and/or under the U.S. Endangered Species Act. Species may be listed as state threatened or endangered and not federally listed. The state list deals only with the status of the species within Texas. A federal listing means that an animal is in decline throughout its entire range which may encompass several other states or nations.

Visit this website for a complete listing of these federal and state listed species, and related information.

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