Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile

Hudsonia montana, mountain golden heather.
Hudsonia montana. Photo by Bill Lea.

Hudsonia montana, mountain golden heather habitat.
Hudsonia montana habitat. Photo by Gary Kaufmann.

Hudsonia montana, mountain golden heather habitat.
Hudsonia montana habitat. Photo by Gary Kaufmann.

prescribed burn of Hudsonia montana, mountain golden heather habitat.
Hudsonia montana habitat prescribed burn. Photo by Gary Kaufmann.

Hudsonia montana, mountain golden heather, range map.
Hudsonia montana range map.

Hudsonia montana, mountain golden heather

ESA Status

Visit the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Species Profile link below for links to listing and other USFWS documents.

Threats

  • Trampling, soil compaction, trail building, charring by recreational hikers, climbers, and campers
  • Succession and overtopping by taller shrubs
  • Small numbers cause this species to be in greater danger of extinction due to natural fluctuations of populations

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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