Sloth bears primarily eat termites and ants, and unlike other bear species, ... Near Threatened; Vulnerable; Endangered; Critically Endangered; Extinct in the ...
The sloth bear (Melursus ursinus) is a myrmecophagous bear species native to the Indian ..... International trade of the sloth bear is prohibited as it is listed in Appendix I of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species.
Sloth Bear: Find out about this species, protected by World Land Trust funded ... on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) the bears continue to be ...
Known as Baloo in Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book, the sloth bear (a.k.a. the honey bear) has been brought to the attention of conservationists due to ...
Travel to South Asia to see the reclusive sloth bear. Get to know the only bears that carry their young on their back.
Sloth Bears and the Dancing Bear Tradition Join the Endangered Species Coalition and Bear Trust International for an Endangered Species Day Tweetchat on ...
It's a what? Sloth bears are a bit misleading by name. They are not related to sloths, and they are not slow moving. In fact, they're agile bears that can run faster ...
Apr 12, 2011 ... India is losing its sloth bears, also known as reech in the country. Killed out of fear, hunted for its body parts and driven out of its home the sloth ...
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List - VulnerableThreats to Survival: Habitat loss; poaching and trade in body parts; systematic persecution as a pest.
Logging is also a major threat for giant pandas, sun bears, sloth bears, and ... under CITES – the Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species.