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Most Endangered Species In The World

Most Endangered Species in the World

This a plant where millions of species call home and some species are at serious risk of extinction. This can be caused due to various reasons from human intervention and other reasons—endangered species nothing but the species of animals which are on the verge of getting extinct. There are many different reasons that they might be getting extinct from food source to their skin. Here are several different endangered species that might go extinct if no action is taken.

Ivory-billed Woodpecker

One of the most critically endangered species of bird is the ivory-billed woodpecker which is found in the Southeastern US and also in Cuba. This is one of the biggest species of the woodpecker, but today only a few of them can be spotted in the wild.

Ivory-billed Woodpecker

The Amur Leopard

A rare leopard which is only found in Russia is snowy losing its track. They are found in snowy and cold regions but before they were known to be seen in parts of China and Korea, but today they have gone obsolete. Today, a census revealed that only 20 adult Amur leopards exist in the world.

The Javan Rhinoceros

The Javan Rhinoceros

The Javan Rhinoceros is another endangered species of animal out there where only 60 animals are said to live. They reside in Ujung Kulon Nation Park in Indonesia. This is one of the most desired animals, mainly because of its horns and tough armour.

Lemur

There once more than 100 different types of Lemur, but today most of them are considered to be endangered species. These animals are only found in Madagascar which is situated in South East coast of Africa, Today, their count is almost close to none, and few of the species have already disappeared from the face of the earth. Today the few remaining are also considered endangered.

Northern Right Whale

 
The Northern Right Whale is one which is most endangered whale species. It is found around the Atlantic coast of Canada and US where more than 35o different species of them were found. The whale is generally needed for its oil as it is one of the easiest ways to produce oil. Although protected but with the numbers dwindling, it is hard to say for how long.

Vaquita

A species which belong to the porpoise family is declining rapidly as they are only 600 left in the wild. They are generally found in the Gulf of California and are found in the stretches of water near Baja and Mexico. It is said that climate change is one of the most important contributing factors to their decline, which s affecting their food and habitat. This leads to a lot of Vaquitas dying out of starvation and also pollution.

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