Endangered Animals: The rate of animal extinction has rocketed in the past half-century, as hundreds - possibly thousands - of species disappear each year. Our graphic indicates some of the species whose numbers have dwindled to a vulnerable few.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization. The Red List of Threatened Species™ is the most comprehensive global approach for evaluating the conservation status of biodiversity.
INFOGRAPHIC: Endangered animals from around the world
Xochitl Pliego- Because of human greed and monetary gain animals are endangered. This is due to poaching and deforestation. This infographic shows quantitative data to represent the endangered animals of the world.