The following are the species considered endangered in the State of Maryland as of December 2016. Please note that this is NOT the Federal endangered species list. This list was compiled by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife and Heritage Division. The DNR list and documentation provides information on global status, US status as well as suggestions on documenting sightings of ETI species.

Endangered Species

Black RailRoyal Tern
Black SkimmerSedge Wren
Common TernShort-eared Owl
Gull-billed TernSwainson’s Warbler
Loggerhead ShrikeUpland Sandpiper
Mourning WarblerWilson’s Plover
Piping PloverNorthern Goshawk (Found only in Western Maryland)