NJ's Endangered and Threatened Species
Species of Special Concern
Wildlife Action Plan
Report an Endangered, Threatened or Rare
Join the Endangered Species E-mail
and Nongame Species Program's (ENSP) mission is to actively conserve New Jersey's
biological diversity by maintaining and enhancing endangered, threatened and nongame
wildlife populations within healthy, functioning ecosystems.
is responsible for the protection and management of nearly 500 wildlife species
found in the Garden State. These include the 83 species currently listed as endangered
program is funded almost entirely by donations from the sale of Conserve Wildlife
License Plates, grants and the state income tax check-off, as well as support from the Conserve Wildlife Foundation. Without the interest and support of the public the ENSP would be unable to accomplish its many achievements.