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Rothschild's giraffe


Rothschild's giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi) is one of the most endangered giraffe subspecies, with only a few hundred members in the wild.

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 ...

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 ...

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? 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.

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.

Africa's Giraffe Becoming Extinct, Population Declines by 40 ...


Jun 20, 2015 ... Many believe that giraffes are roaming around Africa, which is a misconception since they are endangered thanks to poaching. (Photo : Getty ...

African giraffes endangered | Reuters


Dec 22, 2007 ... At least six distinct species of giraffe, the world's tallest land animal, may be in existence and some of them are critically endangered, scientists ...

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.

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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, ...

FAQs - GiraffeConservation.org - Giraffe Conservation Foundation


Currently there are nine recognised subspecies of giraffe in Africa. All subspecies ... How many giraffe are there and are they endangered? Current estimates ...

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 ...