A number of reasons have combined to endanger snow leopards. Hunting, climate change and farm land encroaching on their habitat are among the major reasons for their population...
The snow leopard (Panthera uncia syn. Uncia uncia) is a large cat native to the
mountain ranges of Central and South Asia. It is listed as endangered on the ...
There are three main reasons that snow leopards are in trouble. The first reason
is that the bones, skin and organs of large cats are valuable in traditional Asian ...
Endangered. a Population. total estimated 4,080-6,590. b Scientific Name.
Panthera uncia. C Length. 2-5 ft. e Habitats. cold high mountains. The snow
The snow leopard was placed on the endangered species list in 1972 to help
protect its dwindling numbers. Similar to Defenders work with predator species in
Snow leopard. Scientific name: Panthera uncia. Number remaining: 4,000-6,500.
Extinction risk: Endangered. Habitat: high, rugged mountains of central Asia.
Poaching: Snow leopards are known for their beautiful fur, which are highly
valued ... herders who live in snow leopard habitat coexist with this endangered
There are up to 6000 snow leopards in the wild across 12 countries, but its
numbers ... with hunting and habitat loss just some of the reasons that it is
Jul 16, 2012 ... Snow leopards, an endangered species with a remaining population roughly
estimated to be between 4,000 and 6,500 individuals, are ...