Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS-BCNWR)

Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge is home to many native Texas wildlife and plants, and was specifically established to protect the nesting grounds of the black-capped vireo and the endangered golden-cheeked warbler. BCNWR is a local herbarium for specimens collected at Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife and surrounding areas in Burnet, Travis, and Williamson Counties, Texas, USA.

Deputy Refuge Manager: Chris Harper, chris_harper@fws.gov, (512)339-9432
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 7 December 2022
Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
24518 E FM 1431
Marble Falls, Texas   78654
USA
Collection Statistics
  • 1,555 specimen records
  • 1,531 (98%) georeferenced
  • 1,368 (88%) identified to species
  • 102 families
  • 431 genera
  • 660 species
  • 714 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics