On this page you will find wildlife that are on the endangered list. You
can help the plight of these animals.
Endangered animals are animal species that need our attention. They are having
difficulty, for one reason or another, staying alive in their natural
environments. Many of them are in so much danger that scientists have made
a list of them called the Endangered Species List. This is to let everybody
know which animals need the most help. Unless we take action now to
help these animals, many of them will become extinct.
Why do we need animals and plants?
Because the world would be less beautiful and wonderful without them.
What's more important, all of the animals and plants on earth are
together. Each specie has a special role in keeping the world of nature
going. Every time a specie disappears, the natural world does not work as
well as it used to. If too many become extinct, we may find the world doesn't
Count Raggi's Bird of Paradise,
Bottlenose Dolphin, Peacock,
Scarlet Macaw, Reticulated Giraffe, Emperor Penguin,
Moustached Monkey, Frilled Lizard,
Japanese Crested Ibis,
St. Lucia Parrot,
Central Asian Cobra,
Utah Prairie Dog,
Central American Tapir,
Great Indian Bustard,
Northern Square-lipped Rhinoceros,
Fiji Banded Iguana,
Helmeted Hornbill Resplendent Quetzal,
Guayaquil Great Green Macaw,
St Vincent Parrot, Philippine
Mikado Pheasant, Bornean Orangutan,
Stellar Sea Lion
...everyday the list grows.
If we really want to, we can save the animals. A few that were headed for
extinction, but saved by making sure that nobody hunted or trapped them,
are the Giant Panda, American Alligator, Whopping Crane, and the American
Many people have attitudes toward nature that are selfish and destructive,
for this reason, the only thing that we can do is to get people to change
some of their attitudes. Below is a link to things that you can do to help