Population Monitoring for Lomatium cookii

Lomatium cookii inflorescence Common Name: Cook’s desertparsley or Agate desertparsley Scientific Name: Lomatium cookii J. S. Kagan Species Listing Status: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the State of Oregon have listed Lomatium cookii as an endangered species.  Distribution: Lomatium cookii is a southwestern Oregon endemic found in margins and bottoms of vernal pools […]

Population Monitoring of Fritillaria gentneri

Common Name: Gentner’s fritillary Scientific Name: Fritillaria gentneri Gilkey Species Listing Status: Both the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the state of Oregon have listed Fritillaria gentneri as an endangered species. Distribution:Gentner’s fritillary is endemic to southwestern Oregon and northern California, specifically Jackson and Josephine Counties in Oregon and Siskiyou County in California.  Most populations […]

Outplanting Willamette Daisy

Willamette daisy in flower photo: Burl Martin 2008 Common Name: Willamette daisy or Willamette fleabaneScientific Name: Erigeron decumbens Species Listing Staus: Erigeron decumbens is listed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) as an endangered species. It is also considered a Special Status Species by the Bureau of […]

Salt Marsh Bird’s Beak

Common name:  Point Reyes bird’s beak Purple (center) and green (right) color variants   Scientific name:  Cordylanthus maritimus ssp. palustris Listing:  USFWS Species of Concern, Endangered by the state of Oregon, endangered or threatened throughout its range (list 1) by the Oregon Biological Information Center, and a Bureau Sensitive Species with the Bureau of Land […]