Most Endangered Species on Earth?

Answer Many animals face extinction due to habitat destruction, pollution, climate change and other varying factors. The loss of habitats due to encroachment threatens animals the most. In a 2008 report b... Read More »

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What Causes Species to Be Endangered?

According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, there are currently around 41,415 species on their Red List with 16,306 threatened with extinction. While exti... Read More »

What is the Endangered Species act of 1974?

The Endangered Species Act of 1973 is a law designed to protect animals that are in danger of becoming extinct and their ecosystems. President Richard Nixon signed the law on December 28, 1973. The... Read More »

What is the United States Endangered Species Act?

The United States Endangered Species Act protects species of plants, fungi, animals and invertebrates in danger of extinction by placing penalties upon their destruction or harm or the destruction ... Read More »

What happens if you violate the endangered species act?

The Endangered Species Act was passed in 1973 as a measure to protect plant and animal species that were threatened or endangered through human actions. In order to enforce the act, strict penaltie... Read More »