Pennsylvania Threatened and Endangered Species List Update

Pennsylvania T&E Species Expert

A photo of a tri-colored bat, now endangered in Pennsylvania. Photo Courtesy of PennLive.

From the Desk of Teresa Amitrone, Project Manager – Natural Resources, Bog Turtle Surveyor

Pennsylvania: Earlier this month the Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program updated the Conservation Explorer to add the little brown bat, tri-colored bat and long-eared bat as endangered in the state.

How could this impact you? Projects that involve large-scale tree cutting may face particular timeline challenges when the Pennsylvania Game Commission implements time-of-year constraints on tree cutting. Avoid time delays with proper planning and guidance from an experienced environmental consultant.

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More information. A complete list of the species updates can be found here: