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Koalas are not listed as endangered, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature Red List of Threatened Species. However, koalas are suffering lower populations from loss of habitat and predators. Past hunting of koalas for food and the fur trade als...

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Different monkey species are endangered for different reasons, but one of the main causes for monkey endangerment is habitat destruction, including forest fragmentation. Another prevalent reason for monkey endangerment is hunting.

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The giraffe, or giraffa camelopardalis, is endangered due to habitat loss, the breaking up of habitat areas, the lack of suitability in existing habitats, poaching and new human population growth. Giraffes need to find habitats that protect them from poachers, offer sol...

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The main cause of honey bees being endangered are parasites, including tracheal and varroa mites that were introduced into North America in the 1980s. These parasites cause diseases that can be harmful to the bees' colonies, such as a disease that causes newly raised be...

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Hippos are endangered mainly because poachers hunt them for their meat and the ivory in their teeth. Other threats are habitat loss due to the encroachment of human settlements and the diversion of river water for agriculture.

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Red squirrels have been classified as an endangered species because their numbers have declined due to the spread of the North American grey squirrel that brings the virus parapox, which is deadly to native red squirrels, according to the Young People's Trust for the En...

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Tigers are endangered because of climate change, loss of habitat and poaching. Most of the reasons tigers are on the endangered species list are tied to human interference. The overall combined population of all five tiger species is between 3,000 and 5,000, according t...