Spotted turtle
The Spotted Turtle: An endangered species along the Ottawa River.

Species at Risk

Certain species at risk deemed to be at risk of disappearing in Ontario; if you see a species at risk, you can help provincial conservation efforts by reporting your sighting to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry’s Natural Heritage Information Centre (NHIC). Information collected from these reports expands knowledge of species at risk habitat and aids in conservation and recovery.

Find a full list of species at risk here: - species at risk