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Burnett County Natural Heritage Inventory data

The following is a list of species and natural features on the Natural Heritage Working List that have been documented in Burnett County. These data are provided for general planning and assessment purposes only and should not be used for screening or reviewing proposed land development or land management projects. Learn about other methods for obtaining data, including project-specific data.

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Click on the table headings to sort the table, and click on a heading again to change the sort order. The scientific names link to pages with more information about each species or natural community. The count shown is the number of locations in Burnett County where each species or feature has been documented and incorporated in the NHI Database. There are likely many additional locations which have not yet been documented. Also, these data were last updated on July 18, 2017, so there may be more recent county records not reflected here. Return to the county tool.
Scientific Name Common Name WI
Status
Federal
Status
Group
Sand prairie Sand Prairie NA Herbaceous Communities - Prairies
Northern sedge meadow Northern Sedge Meadow NA Herbaceous Communities - Sedge Meadows, Fens, and Bogs
Open bog Open Bog NA Herbaceous Communities - Sedge Meadows, Fens, and Bogs
Lake--hard bog Lake--Hard Bog NA Lakes and Ponds
Lake--shallow, hard, drainage Lake--Shallow, Hard, Drainage NA Lakes and Ponds
Lake--shallow, hard, seepage Lake--Shallow, Hard, Seepage NA Lakes and Ponds
Lake--shallow, soft, seepage Lake--Shallow, Soft, Seepage NA Lakes and Ponds
Lake--soft bog Lake--Soft Bog NA Lakes and Ponds
Spring pond Spring Pond NA Lakes and Ponds
Bird Rookery Bird Rookery SC Miscellaneous Elements
Karner Blue Federal High Potential Range Karner Blue Federal High Potential Range NA HPR Miscellaneous Elements
Forested seep Forested Seep NA Northern Forests
Hardwood Swamp Hardwood Swamp NA Northern Forests
Northern dry forest Northern Dry Forest NA Northern Forests
Northern dry-mesic forest Northern Dry-mesic Forest NA Northern Forests
Northern mesic forest Northern Mesic Forest NA Northern Forests
Northern Tamarack Swamp Northern Tamarack Swamp NA Northern Forests
Northern wet forest Northern Wet Forest NA Northern Forests
Northern wet-mesic forest Northern Wet-mesic Forest NA Northern Forests
Agabus leptapsis A Predaceous Diving Beetle SC/N Rare Beetles
Cicindela patruela patruela Northern Barrens Tiger Beetle SC/N Rare Beetles
Hygrotus farctus A Predaceous Diving Beetle SC/N Rare Beetles
Hygrotus sylvanus Sylvan Hygrotus Diving Beetle SC/N Rare Beetles
Stenelmis antennalis A Riffle Beetle SC/N Rare Beetles
Accipiter gentilis Northern Goshawk SC/M SOC Rare Birds
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's Sparrow SC/M Rare Birds
Ammodramus nelsoni Nelson's Sparrow SC/M Rare Birds
Asio flammeus Short-eared Owl SC/M Rare Birds
Asio otus Long-eared Owl SC/M Rare Birds
Bartramia longicauda Upland Sandpiper THR Rare Birds
Botaurus lentiginosus American Bittern SC/M Rare Birds
Bucephala clangula Common Goldeneye SC/M Rare Birds
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered Hawk THR Rare Birds
Chlidonias niger Black Tern END SOC Rare Birds
Coturnicops noveboracensis Yellow Rail THR Rare Birds
Ixobrychus exilis Least Bittern SC/M Rare Birds
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-Heron SC/M Rare Birds
Oporornis agilis Connecticut Warbler SC/M Rare Birds
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's Phalarope SC/M Rare Birds
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked Grebe END Rare Birds
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary Warbler SC/M Rare Birds
Setophaga citrina Hooded Warbler THR Rare Birds
Tympanuchus phasianellus Sharp-tailed Grouse SC/H Rare Birds
Atrytonopsis hianna Dusted Skipper SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Catocala whitneyi Whitney's Underwing Moth SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Chlosyne gorgone Gorgone Checker Spot SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Erynnis lucilius Columbine Dusky Wing SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Erynnis martialis Mottled Dusky Wing SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Erynnis persius Persius Dusky Wing SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Hesperia metea Cobweb Skipper SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Lycaeides melissa samuelis Karner Blue SC/FL LE Rare Butterflies and Moths
Lycaena dione Gray Copper SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Oeneis chryxus Chryxus Arctic SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Papaipema beeriana Liatris Borer Moth SC/N Rare Butterflies and Moths
Schinia indiana Phlox Moth END Rare Butterflies and Moths
Ophiogomphus anomalus Extra-striped Snaketail END Rare Dragonflies and Damselflies
Ophiogomphus susbehcha St. Croix Snaketail END Rare Dragonflies and Damselflies
Acipenser fulvescens Lake Sturgeon SC/H Rare Fishes
Cycleptus elongatus Blue Sucker THR Rare Fishes
Etheostoma microperca Least Darter SC/N Rare Fishes
Moxostoma carinatum River Redhorse THR Rare Fishes
Notropis anogenus Pugnose Shiner THR Rare Fishes
Percina evides Gilt Darter THR Rare Fishes
Aeropedellus clavatus Club-horned Grasshopper SC/N Rare Grasshoppers and Allies
Arphia conspersa Speckled Rangeland Grasshopper SC/N Rare Grasshoppers and Allies
Camnula pellucida Clear-winged Grasshopper SC/N Rare Grasshoppers and Allies
Orphulella pelidna Spotted-winged Grasshopper SC/N Rare Grasshoppers and Allies
Fitchiella robertsonii An Issid Planthopper THR Rare Leafhoppers and True Bugs
Canis lupus Gray Wolf SC/FL LE Rare Mammals
Glaucomys sabrinus Northern Flying Squirrel SC/P Rare Mammals
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown Bat THR Rare Mammals
Poliocitellus franklinii Franklin's Ground Squirrel SC/N Rare Mammals
Sorex palustris Water Shrew SC/N Rare Mammals
Dolania americana American Sand Burrowing Mayfly SC/N Rare Mayflies
Maccaffertium pulchellum A Flat-headed Mayfly SC/N Rare Mayflies
Macdunnoa persimplex A Flat-headed Mayfly SC/N Rare Mayflies
Alasmidonta marginata Elktoe SC/P Rare Mussels and Clams
Cumberlandia monodonta Spectaclecase END LE Rare Mussels and Clams
Cyclonaias tuberculata Purple Wartyback END Rare Mussels and Clams
Simpsonaias ambigua Salamander Mussel THR SOC Rare Mussels and Clams
Asclepias ovalifolia Dwarf Milkweed THR Rare Plants
Calypso bulbosa Calypso Orchid THR Rare Plants
Carex prasina Drooping Sedge SC Rare Plants
Dalea villosa var. villosa Silky Prairie-clover SC Rare Plants
Eleocharis robbinsii Robbins' Spike-rush SC Rare Plants
Leucophysalis grandiflora Large-flowered Ground-cherry SC Rare Plants
Liatris punctata var. nebraskana Dotted Blazing Star END Rare Plants
Opuntia fragilis Brittle Prickly-pear THR Rare Plants
Platanthera flava var. herbiola Pale Green Orchid THR Rare Plants
Platanthera hookeri Hooker's Orchid SC Rare Plants
Potamogeton bicupulatus Snail-seed Pondweed SC Rare Plants
Potamogeton diversifolius Water-thread Pondweed SC Rare Plants
Potamogeton pulcher Spotted Pondweed END Rare Plants
Potamogeton vaseyi Vasey's Pondweed SC Rare Plants
Schoenoplectus heterochaetus Slender Bulrush SC Rare Plants
Schoenoplectus torreyi Torrey's Bulrush SC Rare Plants
Scleria triglomerata Whip Nutrush SC Rare Plants
Utricularia resupinata Northeastern Bladderwort SC Rare Plants
Viola sagittata var. ovata Sand Violet END Rare Plants
Emydoidea blandingii Blanding's Turtle SC/P SOC Rare Reptiles
Glyptemys insculpta Wood Turtle THR SOC Rare Reptiles
Pituophis catenifer Gophersnake SC/P Rare Reptiles
Plestiodon septentrionalis Prairie Skink SC/H Rare Reptiles
Attaneuria ruralis A Common Stonefly SC/N Rare Stoneflies
Oak barrens Oak Barrens NA Savannas and Woodlands
Pine barrens Pine Barrens NA Savannas and Woodlands
Sand barrens Sand Barrens NA Selected Habitats
Alder thicket Alder Thicket NA Shrub Communities
Shrub-carr Shrub-carr NA Shrub Communities
Floodplain forest Floodplain Forest NA Southern Forests
Southern mesic forest Southern Mesic Forest NA Southern Forests
Springs and spring runs, hard Springs and Spring Runs, Hard NA Springs and Streams
Springs and spring runs, soft Springs and Spring Runs, Soft NA Springs and Streams
Stream--fast, soft, cold Stream--Fast, Soft, Cold NA Springs and Streams
Stream--fast, soft, warm Stream--Fast, Soft, Warm NA Springs and Streams
Last revised: July 18, 2017
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