Recovered Species

Artists participating in the Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest can illustrate one of the previously listed endangered species that are considered “recovered.” These species include:

American Alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)
Robbins’ Cinquefoil (
Potentilla robbinsiana)
Tennessee purple Coneflower   (
Echinacea tennesseensis)
Maguire Daisy (
Erigeron maguirei)
Columbian white-tailed deer (
Odocoileus virginianus leucurus)
Bald Eagle (
Haliaeetus leucocephalus)                
American peregrine falcon  (
Falco peregrinus anatum)               
Arctic Peregrine falcon (
Falco peregrinus tundrius)
Aleutian Canada goose (
Branta canadensis leucopareia)
Island night lizard (
Xantusia riversiana)             
Brown pelican (
Pelecanus occidentalis)              
Magazine mountain shagreen (
Mesodon magazinensis)             
Concho water snake (
Nerodia paucimaculata)                 
Lake Erie water snake (
Nerodia sipedon insularum)
Virginia northern flying squirrel (
Glaucomys sabrinus fuscus)
Eggert’s sunflower (
Helianthus eggertii
Gray whale (Eastern North Pacific Gray whale) (Eschrichtius robustus)
Gray wolf (MN) (
Canis lupus)
Hoover’s Woolly-star
(Eriastrum hooveri)
Eastern population of Stellar sea lion(Eumetopias jubatus)