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Giraffe - Wikipedia


The giraffe (Giraffa) is a genus of African even-toed ungulate mammals, the tallest living ... of Nature as Least Concern, but has been extirpated from many parts of its former range, and three subs...

Are giraffes an endangered species? | Reference.com


Most giraffe species are currently endangered. According to the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, there were an estimated 140000 giraffes in African in 1999, ...

Giraffes in Danger of Extinction: Why Their Numbers Have Dropped ...


Dec 3, 2014 ... Why Giraffes are in Danger of Extinction. ... two have recently been categorized as “endangered” on the IUCN Red List, a British research group ...

Inside the Fight to Stop Giraffes' 'Silent Extinction'


Jun 25, 2015 ... After successfully handling one of the Gambella giraffes, Fennessy and ... the Nigerian and Rothschild giraffes, are considered endangered, but ...

Giraffes Aren't Dangerous – But They Will Soon Be Endangered ...


An American trophy hunter has kicked off another social media furore after defending a recent giraffe kill in South Africa by claiming they were “very dangerous ...

Are Giraffes Endangered? - Animal Questions.org


While most species of giraffes are not endangered, some species such as the West African And/or Nigerian Giraffe are endangered due to the fact that human.

Are Giraffes Endangered? Facts about Populations of Giraffes


At least six distinct species of the world's tallest land animal are critically endangered. Africa's strong giraffe population, which was initially.

Giraffes under Threat: Populations Down 40 Percent in Just 15 Years


Nov 24, 2014 ... Fifteen years ago about 140000 giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis) ... the species as of "least concern" but two subspecies as “endangered.” "It's a ...

Giraffes? Horses?? 20 Animals You Didn't Know Are Going Extinct ...


Sep 17, 2012 ... When it comes to the Endangered Species List, some animals stand out as ... Giraffes are practically part of the landscape of Africa, standing ...

Giraffe | AWF - African Wildlife Foundation


Giraffes are found in arid and dry savanna zones south of the Sahara, ... wildlife conservation and ensure the giraffe does not become an endangered species.

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Why are giraffes endangered? | Reference.com


The giraffe, or giraffa camelopardalis, is endangered due to habitat loss, the breaking up of habitat areas, the lack of suitability in existing habitats, poaching and ...

FAQs - GiraffeConservation.org - Giraffe Conservation Foundation


These new finding will inform the future of giraffe conservation throughout Africa. Read more about the ... How many giraffe are there and are they endangered?

Sir David Attenborough: giraffes are facing 'silent extinction'


Jun 18, 2016 ... Giraffes are facing a 'silent extinction' with just 90,000 animals still roaming the African plains, far fewer than the endangered African Elephant, ...