Posted by: Leander | January 5, 2010

Top 10 Most Endangered Species in the World

Walrus at The Manchester Museum

The World Wildlife Fund have produced a list of the 10 most endangered species in the world.   These are:

  1. Tiger
  2. Polar Bear
  3. Pacific Walrus
  4.  Magellanic Penguin
  5.  Leather back Turtle
  6.  Bluefin Tuna
  7.  Mountain Gorilla
  8.  Monarch Butterfly 
  9. Javan Rhinoceros
  10.  Giant Panda

The reasons for their decline include habitat destruction, poaching and climate change.  You can find out more information here

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Responses

  1. Speaking of Bluefin Tuna…
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/8440758.stm

    • Think twice before ordering that sushi!

  2. hello wish i could help some of the endangered in india

    • Just start by doing a little everyday!


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