Nova Scotia's Species at Risk: Municipal & Community Stewardship

Species at Risk in Nova Scotia

Thread-leaved Sundew (Drosera filiformis)

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Quick Facts:
  • Atlantic Coastal Plain plant
  • In Canada, only located in NS
  • In NS, located in only 5 wetland bogs
  • Threats include: draining, alteration and development of bog habitat

Status Overview:
This Atlantic Coastal Plain plant species is found in Canada in only five wetland bogs in southwestern Nova Scotia. Threats to this species include the draining, alteration and development of bog habitats.

Geographic Distribution:
The map shows the municipalities where this species can be found.  For more specific location information please contact us.

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