Wildlife and Endangered Species
in North Frontenac
Throughout the Township of North Frontenac there exists a proliferation of unique plant, animal and bird species. Anyone can appreciate the beauty of the biodiversity and unspoiled natural habitats.
"An endangered species is any native species that is at risk of extinction throughout all or a significant portion of its Ontario range if the limiting factors are not reversed. Threatened species means any native species that is of risk of becoming endangered throughout all or a portion of its Ontario range if the limiting factors are not reversed. Special concern species is designated to species sensitive to human activities or natural events." (Natural Heritage Reference Manual, MNR, 1999)
For more information about species at risk throughout Ontario, visit the MNR's Species at Risk page.
Endangered, Threatened, Special Concern and Rare species in North Frontenac are show below.