ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT PROFILE
PROTECTION STATUS: Not listed
YEAR PETITIONED: 2010
THREATS: Sea-level rise and increased storm surge — both byproducts of anthropogenic climate change — as well as fragmentation of wetlands by development; habitat degradation from sedimentation, dam operations, pollution, and unsustainable water-use practices
POPULATION TREND: The MacGillivray’s seaside sparrow population is decreasing.
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