Endangered aquatic salamander found in Bankhead National Forest

U.S. Forest Service - National Forests in Alabama

According to the U.S. Forest Service, the aquatic salamander is endangered and is only found in the Black Warrior River basin.

Posted: Feb. 15, 2019 10:11 PM
Updated: Feb. 15, 2019 10:12 PM

Officials with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Alabama Power Company and USDA Forest Service recently conducted surveys in the Bankhead National Forest and trapped a Black Warrior Waterdog.

According to the U.S. Forest Service, the aquatic salamander is endangered and is only found in the Black Warrior River basin.

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