- Species Profile for Least tern (Sterna antillarum)
Current Listing Status Summary
Southeast Region (Region 4)
U.S.A. (AR, CO, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA_Miss. R. and tribs. N of Baton Rouge, MS_Miss. R., MO, MT, ND, NE, NM, OK, SD, TN, TX_except within 50 miles of coast)
Additional species information
» Federal Register Documents
Federal Register Documents
Current Recovery Plan(s)
Other Recovery Documents
Five Year Review
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Least tern.
» Conservation Plans
» Biological Opinions
» Life History
» Other Resources
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