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The World Wildlife Fund, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Earth's Endangered Creatures all offer continually updated lists of endangered and other threatened species. Lists of local endangered are also available fr... More »

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The World Wildlife Fund includes chimpanzees, jaguars and penguins as endangered species, as of 2015. Polar bears and tigers are also among the species of animals that qualify as endangered. More »

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Tigers are an endangered species due to loss of habitat, climate change, conflicts with humans and poaching. As of 2014, only 3,000 to 4,500 tigers remain of the 100,000 that existed in the early 1900s. More »

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The Arctic wolf species is not endangered, and it is actually listed under "Least Concern" on the International Union for Conservation of Nature status list, as reported by the World Wildlife Fund. The Arctic wolf is not... More »

As of 2015, the Endangered Species Act contains the laws that protect endangered species, explains the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This legislation gives the federal government the ability to define a species as thre... More »

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In ecology, a community refers to a grouping of species living collectively and interactively with the environment in a specified area, while the term biosphere refers to the total extent of all of the ecological systems... More »

The World Wildlife Fund estimates that there were 1,600 pandas in the wild as of 2004. This figure is based on the work of researchers who spent several years in the mountains of China. More »

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