How is the giant panda affected by the environment of China?

Answer Giant pandas are native to China and have been on the International Union for Conservation of Nature endangered species list since 1990. There are fewer than 2,500 giant pandas in the wild; some st... Read More »

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Where is the giant panda habitat located in China?

Giant pandas live only in mountainous, remote bamboo forests of China. More specifically, giant pandas are found in the central China provinces of Shaanxi, Sichuan and Gansu. Small captive populati... Read More »

How are the red panda&giant panda different?

Both the red panda (Ailurus Fulgens) and the giant panda (Ailuropoda Melanoleuca) are endangered due to habitat loss. According to National Geographic, there are only about 1,000 giant pandas left ... Read More »

How big is a giant panda?

The giant panda is native to China and grows to approximately the same size as the American brown bear. Adult pandas may weigh as much as 350 pounds and be 4 to 6 feet long.Source:U.S. Fish and Wil... Read More »

Who discovered the giant panda?

Although the Chinese knew about the giant panda for more than 2,000 years, Father Jean Pierre Armand David became the first westerner to discover the animal after local Chinese hunters brought him ... Read More »