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Critical Area Habitats

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Endangered and threatened animals need large, contiguous habitats in order to survive. In Bernards Township, we play host to 5 species of wildlife that are considered endangered or threatened:

  • Bog Turtle
  • Wood Turtle
  • Barred Owl
  • Red Shouldered Hawk
  • Blue Spotted Salamander

For more information and possible habitat areas for these species:

Download Bernards Township Natural Resources Inventory

 

For more information of endangered and threatened wildlife and critical habitats, visit:

NJ Audubon Society
NJ Fish and Wildlife
NJ Department of Environmental Protection