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Restoration Ecology - Alaska Public Radio Network


Alaska Public Radio Network
Wilderness, pasture, human habitat, wildlife habitat — what if we combined all those functions? What if we called “invasive” species “successful” species instead? Scary? You bet! But doesn't climate warming and over-population already have us scared ...

'Invasive species threaten our biodiversity' - Manx Radio


Manx Radio
Manx Wildlife Trust raise awareness about unwanted invaders. Invasive species pose a major threat to the Island's bio-diversity and need to be monitored. That's according to Lara Howe, the marine officer at the Manx Wildlife Trust. The charity is ...

Rome's Zoology Museum: Diverso per natura - Wanted in Rome


Wanted in Rome
22 Dec-30 June. Rome's Museum of Zoology hosts an exhibition showcasing the biodiversity of the capital and its hinterland, based on the museum's latest findings. The capital's parks and ancient ruins provide a habitat for dozens of species of wild ...

Endangered Species -- Encyclopedia Britannica

Chicago, Illinois - United States

Endangered species, any species of plant, animal, or other organism that is at risk of extinction because of a sudden rapid decrease in its population or a loss of its critical habitat. Previously, any species of plant or animal that was threatened with extinction could be called an endangered species. The need for separate definitions of endangered and threatened species resulted in the development of various categorization systems, each containing definitions and criteria by which a species can be classified according to its risk of extinction.

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Article on this large Southeast Asian insectivore that is essentially a primitive tropical hedgehog with a long tail and fur instead of spines.

Endangered Species
United States

Spread the word about endangered species and increase public awareness! Endangered Species is dedicated to providing all the best endangered species information, links, books, and publications regarding rare and endangered species. The site also includes information about conservation efforts and endangered species organizations that are dedicated to saving and preserving the world's most endangered wildlife and plant life. Endangered Species wil

Endangered Species Guide
United States

Learn about endangered species and how you can make a difference in their lives.

Endangered Species Update
United States

Published by the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan, Endangered Species Update covers the scientific and political aspects of current threatened and endangered animal and plant protection efforts.

Alberta's Endangered Species
Canada

Defines what endangered species are, which Alberta species are endangered, and what can be done to help them.

Endangered Species of Hawaii
United States

More than a third of the endangered species on the U.S. endangered species list come from Hawaii.

Endangered Species in Alaska
United States

Features profiles of the animals and how you can help protect them.

Endangered Species Information
United States

Includes a Federal list of endangered and threatened wildlife and plants.

Endangered Species Coalition
United States

Supports stronger protections for the nation's imperiled wildlife. Includes action alerts, policy updates, legislative news, and activist resources.

Endangered Species Research
Germany

ESR is an international and interdisciplinary journal and publishes contributions reporting research on all species and habitats of conservation concern. Open access to online version.