Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile

Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea in flower.
Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea. Photo by Ursala Peterson.

Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea habitat.
Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea habitat. Photo by Steven Spickerman.

Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea range map.
Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea range map.

Oxytropis campestris var. chartacea, Fassett's locoweed

ESA Status

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

Threats

  • Development
  • Lowered lake levels caused by groundwater depletion by adjacent agricultural wells
  • Herbicide and pesticide drift and runoff
  • Alteration of habitat from sediment and nutrient runoff from adjacent residential lawns
  • Heavy recreational use of the plant’s shoreline habitat, including driving on the shoreline
  • Trampling of plants by people and dogs
  • Competition from invasive non-native plants

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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