A list of endangered species is available at WorldWildlife.org. This list makes note of both critically endangered and endangered species. As of 2015, critically endangered species include the Amur leopard, black rhino, ... More »

Some animals that are included on the endangered species list are the western lowland gorilla, the leatherback turtle and the Amur leopard. As of 2015, these animals are categorized as critically endangered by the Intern... More »

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There are approximately 3,000 endangered animals worldwide. Estimations of the number of endangered animals vary depending on the source of the data used and the degree of endangerment under consideration. More »

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Supporters of zoos argue that they educate the public, foster appreciation for animals, protect endangered species and help animals breed. Critics argue that zoos unethically imprison animals, confine them to boring or s... More »

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Organizations that protect and defend wildlife include the World Wildlife Fund, Defenders of Wildlife and the Nature Conservancy. The World Wildlife Fund is focused on conservation. This organization works in 100 countri... 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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The World Wildlife Fund considers sea lions an endangered species. This classification indicates that a species of animals has a high risk of total extinction in the wild. Conservation efforts concerned with endangered a... More »

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