Two Missouri crayfish species may be listed as ‘threatened’ under Endangered Species Act

by Bryce Gray, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Cambaridae: Procambarus alleni. Credit: Thomas Seip/Wikipedia The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed listing two kinds of Missouri crayfish as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, as well as identifying “critical habitat” for their survival and recovery in the state’s southeast watersheds. Both the Big Creek crayfish and…Continue Reading