New York Natural Heritage Program
Longtail Salamander
Eurycea longicauda (Green, 1818)

Threats [-]
Stream channelization, siltation of streams, waterborne contaminants, pathogenic organisms, and unregulated collecting are all considered threats.

Conservation Strategies and Management Practices [-]
There is a need to develop a management plan for this species and other selected stream salamander species in New York.

Research Needs [-]
Research needs include determining the distribution, population status, and habitat suitability throughout the state.