https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/sloth

Learn about the sloth, as well as the threats it faces, what WWF is doing to ... most endangered animals from extinction and support WWF's conservation efforts.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sloth

Sloths are arboreal mammals noted for slowness of movement and for spending most of their ... Extinct sloth species include many megafaunal ground sloths, some of which attained the size of elephants, as well as marine sloths.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/extinction-countdown/pygmy-sloths-could-gain-much-needed-endangered-species-protection/

Jun 17, 2014 ... Extinction Countdown ... The Pygmy three-toed sloth (Bradypus pygmaeus) lives only on the tiny Isla Escudo de Veraguas off the coast of ...

https://pygmy3sloth.weebly.com/endangerment.html

The most common reasons that the pygmy sloth is going endangered are Humans and ... As shown in the graph above, they are likely to be extinct by 2022 .

https://news.mongabay.com/2012/05/less-than-100-pygmy-sloths-survive/

May 24, 2012 ... The pygmy three-toed sloth (Bradypus pygmaeus) is one of the world's ... of the island's mangroves, may be pushing the species to extinction.

https://awionline.org/content/pygmy-three-toed-sloths

Classified as critically endangered and believed to have a rapidly declining population and habitat area, pygmy three-toed sloths (Bradypus pygmaeus) are ...

http://www.unenvironment.org/news-and-stories/story/saving-sloths

May 3, 2018 ... Cute, soft and slow – very slow – sloths are seen by many as affable living .... The only subpecies in critical danger of extinction is the Bradypus ...

http://blogs.biomedcentral.com/bmcseriesblog/2014/09/10/slothful-trends-in-evolution-from-walking-giants-to-tiny-tree-dwellers/

Sep 10, 2014 ... While living sloths are strange enough, their extinct ancestors were even more remarkable. Existing sloths are all small, tree dwelling creatures ...

http://theconversation.com/sloths-arent-lazy-their-slowness-is-a-survival-skill-63568

Aug 19, 2016 ... Conventional wisdom has it that sloths are simple, lazy creatures that do very little other than sleep all day. Even the very name “sloth” in most ...

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/02/animals-sloths-americas-books/

Feb 28, 2018 ... Published February 28, 2018Everybody knows that sloths are slow. It's true the tropical tree dwellers possess the lowest metabolic rates of any ...