Animals at Unexpected Wildlife Refuge Classified as Endangered or Threatened

The following is a list of the animal species at the Refuge that are classified as endangered or threatened by various authorities. We used the document "New Jersey's Endangered and Threatened Wildlife"( as the source of information.

  1. American bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus): endangered (NJ)
  2. American kestrel (Falco sparverius): threatened (NJ)
  3. Bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus): endangered (NJ)
  4. Barred owl (Strix varia): threatened (NJ)
  5. Black-crowned night heron (Nycticorax nycticorax): threatened (NJ)
  6. Gray tree frog (Hyla versicolor): endangered (NJ)
  7. Horned lark (Eremophila alpestris): threatened (NJ)
  8. Northern harrier (Circus hudsonius): endangered (NJ)
  9. Osprey (Pandion haliaetus): threatened (NJ)
  10. Pied-billed grebe (Podilymbus podiceps): endangered (NJ)
  11. Pine Barrens tree frog (Hyla andersonii): threatened (NJ)
  12. Pine snake (Pituophis melanoleucus): threatened (NJ)
  13. Red-headed woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus): threatened (NJ)
  14. Timber rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus): endangered (NJ)
  15. Vesper sparrow (Pooecetes gramineus): endangered (NJ)