Endangered Species

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This board welcomes pins featuring living organisms (mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, fish, corals, plants, etc) facing a very high risk of extinction. There are currently 3079 animals and 2655 plants classified as Endangered worldwide, compared with 1998 levels of 1102 and 1197, respectively. We are dedicated to appreciating the beauty and uniqueness of these endangered species. Inappropriate or duplicate pins will be deleted. #endangered #species

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Trefoil Pattern to print

Ok! In preparation for potentially making more cookie costumes I sat down today and made a printable pattern for the Trefoil costume! It tak...

Our Caramel Monkey Bread is light, fluffy homemade dough covered in rich caramel sauce and crunchy pecans. It's the perfect breakfast treat! Chili Recipes, Copycat Recipes, Crockpot Recipes, Cooking Recipes, Cooking Ideas, Christmas Desserts, Christmas Baking, Chicken Rice Soup, Homemade Chili

Perfect Mashed Potatoes

Looking for the perfect mashed potatoes recipe? Look no further! These mashed potatoes are light and fluffy and buttery, and the perfect side dish for turkey and gravy or roasted beef or pork.

Celebrate the International Day for Biodiversity, take action! Loss of Biodiversity [Infographic] Teaching Science, Life Science, Science Art, Teaching Ideas, Save Our Earth, Environmental Education, Environmental Degradation, Environmental Pollution, International Day

Loss of Biodiversity Infographic

Here is an infographic I created for a Typography course with statistics on the loss of species diversity.

Science infographic and charts Here’s an infographic on the ways animals are being endangered by human activity. Infographic Description Here's an infographic on the ways animals are being endangered by human activity. Racing Extinction, Polar Bear Extinction, Species Extinction, Primates, Animal Facts, Funny Animal, Wildlife Conservation, Endangered Species, Endangered Animals Facts

How We're Endangering Animals [Infographic]

Wildlife face many threats around the world, from poaching to habitat loss. Global climate change also threatens to destabilize already stressed ecosystems. This infographic takes a quick look at some of the biggest threats, as well as some of the better known species under assault. Unfortunat

Information about the endangered Kenyan elephants African Elephant, Endangered Species, Elephants, Conservation, Tourism, Hunting, Ivory, Blog, Turismo

Information about the endangered Kenyan elephants #illegaltrade #ivory #tusks #tourism #africanelephant #conservation #ivory #poaching #hunting.

The whaling nations of Iceland and Japan are using Canada as a trans-shipment destination in the trade of meat from endangered fin whales — the same species that Canada has agreed internationally to protect. Canada says it is helpless to stop the trade. Endangered Species, Fin Whale, Save Planet Earth, Sea Shepherd, Daily Water, Animal Rights, Dolphins, Conservation, Fishing

Shock over meat of endangered whales shipped through Canada

The whaling nations of Iceland and Japan are using Canada as a trans-shipment destination in the trade

Ivory trafficking is threatening the ever decreasing population of African elephants.  According to the Interior Department, 8% of the remaining 470,000 African elephants are poached every year. The nature of the illegal poaching and trade of ivory is ruining their eco-systems, social structures as well as tourism in a number of African countries. Image Sources, African Countries, African Elephant, Endangered Species, Conservation, Mammals, Tourism, Wildlife, Wood

Ivory trafficking is threatening the ever decreasing population of African elephants. According to the Interior Department, 8% of the remaining 470,000 African elephants are poached every year. The nature of the illegal poaching and trade of ivory is ruining their eco-systems, social structures as well as tourism in a number of African countries.

This is an animated campaign film to advocate on behalf of Dolphins. We want to end all cetacean captivity and stop the brutal barbaric slaughter that takes . Animal Slaughter, Wakayama, Sea World, Endangered Species, Destruction, Dolphins, Mammals, Ticket, Documentaries

SPEAK FOR US! "A Dolphins Story"

This is an animated campaign film to advocate on behalf of Dolphins. We want to end all cetacean captivity and stop the brutal barbaric slaughter that takes ...

Marius the giraffe, seen here at the Copenhagen Zoo on Feb. was shot and fed to lions -- an action the zoo said was in line with anti-inb. Zoo Giraffe, The Zoo, Zoo 2, Copenhagen Zoo, Animal Cruelty, Animal Rights, Aquariums, Conservation, Giraffes

Giraffe Facts - Giraffe Conservation Foundation

Why kill a healthy young giraffe when the current estimates by the Giraffe Conservation Fund have the population at less than 80,000 individuals across all (sub)species. This is a considerable drop in the last decade and shows that the plight of giraffe is in real danger. Efforts are underway to build up an accurate census of the entire population. With the exception of Angolan, Cape and West African giraffe, all other subspecies are either decreasing and/or unstable.

"While children watch, zoo - kills healthy giraffe with bolt; - feeds him to lions" Marius the giraffe: Petition to sack Copenhagen Zoo director Bengt Holst Zoo Animals, Cute Animals, Crazy Animals, Zoo Giraffe, Elephants, Giraffe Head, Copenhagen Zoo, The Zoo, Sea World

Danish zoo kills healthy giraffe, feeds body to lions

An online petition to save a healthy young giraffe from death at Copenhagen Zoo has failed, despite thousands of signatures.

The Elephant Girl: Celia Ho—Celia, a young Chinese girl, launches a campaign to save African Elephants Never Forget, Save The Elephants, African Elephant, African Safari, Elephant Love, Elephant Party, Ivory Trade, Small Acts Of Kindness

Please do not buy new or antique ivory carvings when you travel. Shopkeepers will tell you it is antique ivory when in fact it is not. Please help save elephants by NOT buying any ivory. A young girl, Celia Ho holds an educational poster illustrating the issues facing elephants. The poster can be downloaded from her website. Photo courtesy of Christian Pilard, Eco-Sys Action.

As the Cape parrot’s yellowwood fruit resource disappears, the bird has changed its diet—for example, turning to pecan trees—but it’s not always able to find sufficiently wholesome food. Parrot Toys, Parrot Bird, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Bird Barn, Barn Owls, Flamingo Bird, Extinct Animals, African Animals

Restoring Trees to Save South Africa's Rarest Parrot

National Geographic explorer Steve Boyes talks about his work to pull the Cape parrot back from the brink of oblivion.

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