Endangered & Threatened Marine Plants & Animals?

Answer More than 1,900 species of animals are currently being protected through the Endangered Species Act (ESA). More than 1,300 of those species are in the United States or its surrounding waters. The ... Read More »

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Endangered Plants and Animals in Marine Biomes?

The surface of the Earth is comprised of 75 percent marine biomes, which include oceans, estuaries and coral reefs. They are crucial to human survival as they provide much of the planet's oxygen su... Read More »

Extinct, Endangered and Threatened Animals?

While animal extinction has always been part of Earth's evolution, species are vanishing at a faster pace than ever before, according to the website Animal Port. Extinct animals are those that have... Read More »

How many endangered& threatened animals are in Alabama?

There are 79 endangered and threatened animals in Alabama, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The animals range from birds, such as the endangered Wood Stork, to mammals, such as the ... Read More »

Threatened Species of Plants & Animals?

The world's populations of plants and animals must cope with threats such as never before encountered. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) estimates that the current rate of e... Read More »