Protection Status

Endangered

Endangered Species Act

Under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), Mexican bobcats are listed as endangered, which means they are in danger of extinction within the foreseeable future throughout all or a significant portion of their range.

In June 1991, the bobcat was listed as an endangered species and given protection under the New Jersey State Endangered Species Act, where they remain.

IUCN Red List

Appendix II

CITES