An endangered species is a species which has been categorized as likely to
become extinct. ... In 2012, the IUCN Red List featured 3079 animal and 2655
plant species as endangered (EN) worldwide. .....
Promoting the Plight of Endangered Species and the Efforts to Save Them. ...
IUCN Red List, and 16,306 of them are endangered species threatened with
extinction. ... This includes both endangered animals and endangered plants. ...
The total number of extinct species has reached 785 and a further 65 are only
found in ...
Total number of known threatened species: 16,938. Of the 44,838 species
assessed using the IUCN Red List criteria, 16,928 are listed as threatened with ...
6 days ago ... The number of threatened and endangered species in the U.S. changes ... only
30 species on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's list of candidates. ... plants and
animals that are candidates for Endangered Species Act (ESA) ...
ESA Success Numbers. According to the National ... Endangered Species Act
has saved hundreds of species ... There are currently 286 species on the
Candidate List. ... for cancer or AIDS may lie in a plant or animal waiting to be
Jun 19, 2012 ... The latest update of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species was released
today, finding nearly a third of animals, plants and other organisms ...
Nov 2, 2009 ... A list of some of the most endangered species, with numbers of their ... over
5,000 species of officially Endangered or Threatened animals and ...
Jan 4, 2010 ... Below is the full list of creatures most under threat, according to the WWF. 1. ...
Designated a threatened species for protection by the Endangered Species Act
in .... existing in the wild, for a total number of less than 60 animals.
Sep 3, 2013 ... The Endangered Species Act, the law that protects animals and ... "By the time
species are listed as threatened or endangered, their numbers ...
Mar 21, 2013 ... Although scientists estimate that there could be upwards of 30 million animal
species on the planet, a number of those species are teetering on ...