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    Female Amur tiger Iris licks its seven-week-old cub

    A female Amur tiger, Iris, licks its 7-week-old cub during one of their first walks in an open-air cage at the Royev Ruchey zoo in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. The Amur tiger is an endangered species

    20-legged, coral eating star fish. Possibly an endangered species. Found Between Mexicos mainland and the Baja California Peninsula lies the Gulf of California.

    Polar bears are an endangered species. Look at this cuteness. Too precious to lose.

    Urban Plant tags by Carmichael collective, hilarious! for example, this mailbox is an endangered species

    The Bactrian Camel is critically endangered due to habitat loss and drought. There are approximately only 950 Bactrian Camels left in the wild, struggling to survive in their native desert habitat in northwest China and Mongolia, which used to be used as a Chinese nuclear test range. These animals are also hunted for sport and killed because they are competition to domestic livestock for food and water resources.

    Nick Brandt is an English photographer who now lives in the United States. His photographic techniques differ from those commonly used when it comes to shooting wild animals. He gets very close to them (a few feet away) and usually doesnt use telephoto lenses. He says that the photos become as much about the atmosphere of the place as the animals.

    Giant tortoises lumber across the lava rocks, while iguanas defy desert stereotypes and plunge into the sea. The strange, conspicuously adapted wildlife that impressed Charles Darwin when he visited the Galpagos Islands in 1835and that would later kindle his discovery of the process of evolution by natural selectionis still there. In fact, the Galpagos, 14 major and many smaller islands spanning the Equator 620 miles off the coast of Ecuador, remains the world's most b

    The 15-mile Taroko Gorgeis the top tourist destination in Taiwan; visitors flock to see a spectacular landscape dominated by steep marble canyon walls, lush vegetation and theclear Liwu River. The gorge, part of the Taroko National Park, is home to an abundance of wildlife, including monkeys, black bear and over one hundred species of birds a paradise for naturalists. Hikers in the gorge are rewarded with hot springs and waterfalls, swaying suspension bridges, and gorgeously

    Spotting of the Week: Once an abundant species, the playful and outgoing Sun Conure is now among the rarest parakeets due to bird trapping. Share your photos of the world's wildlife by joining Project Noah. Courtesy of National Geographic. Image by Marco Coquia.

    MU Extension publication G9460, Bats: Information for Missouri Homeowners

    Complete Field Guide to American Wildlife: East, Central and North: Covering All Species of Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, Amphibians, Food and Game Fishes, Seashells and the Principal Marine Invertebrates [Hardcover] Jr. Henry Hill Collins (Author), Russell Francis Peterson (Illustrator), Lloyd Sandford (Illustrator), Nina L. Williams (Illustrator), John Cameron Yrizarry (Illustrator)

    Long eared jerboa ~ The long-eared jerboa (Euchoreutes naso) is a terrestrial jumping rodent found in southern parts of Mongolia and north-central areas of China. The species is primarily nocturnal, spending the daylight hours in underground tunnels, and insectivorous. The main threat to the species is thought to be human disturbance of its habitat, but very little is currently known about the species. Words and picture via Wildlife Extra :)

    Weeds for wildlife. Some of the weeds I am happy to have growing wild here as they are beneficial to many species, yes, even Ragwort! for the Cinnabar Moth caterpillars.

    Hyacinth Macaw [ Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus ], also known as Hyacinthine Macaw at Disneys Animal Kingdom Park. It is a parrot native to central and eastern South America. It is the largest macaw and the largest flying parrot species. Habitat loss and trapping wild birds for the pet trade has taken a heavy toll on their population in the wild, and as a result the species is classified as Endangered on the International Union for Conservation of Natures Red List,

    Open Season on the Gray Wolf Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 by Ted Rall Open Season on the Gray Wolf Gray wolves have been delisted from the Endangered Species List as the result of corrupt lobbying.

    Hawaiian monk seal Easily exploited by hunters, whalers and fishermen in the 19th century, Hawaiian monk seals essentially never recovered. As early as 1976, the Hawaiian monk seal was listed as endangered under the U.S. Endangered Species Act. The species is also on the International Union for the Conservation of Natures (IUCNs) Red List of Threatened Species, and trade in the species or its parts is banned under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES

    Bush Dog is on Red List of Endangered Species

    The Western Colorado Conservation Corps has been restoring the Walter Walker State Wildlife Area in the Redlands. Over 100 acres of Tamarisk has been removed and 400 native trees and plants have been planted to help restore this riparian landscape which is home to a blue heron rookery along with many other animals.

    The Vital Ground Foundation helps preserve the threatened grizzly bear, other animals, plants, and natural communities through the conservation of habitat and wildlife linkage areas. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Wildlife Conservation, Endangered Species Conservation, World Wildlife Fund

    Endangered Species: Orangutan, 1983 / Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Sweet Guys are an Endangered Species

    Worksheets: Endangered Species: Spectacled Bear

    A comprehensive list of endangered species. Please also go to www.earthsendange... for a list of all endangered species (animals and plants). Great website.