Endangered Animals Essay

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Endangered Animals Peter Tibbetts COM 156 September 27, 2012 Humans are the number one cause of endangered animals. They are hunted just for certain parts of their bodies and the bodies are left behind. Endangered Animals are all over the world. We just don’t realize how bad it is. There are animals that even become extinct because we don’t act fast enough to save them. The endangered species list consist of not just wild animals you would see in a zoo, they are also marine animals on that list also. The amount of endangered animals that are in the world, if we could just help a few, by keeping the save, it would keep them from coming extinct. Endangered animal are widely spread over the world, let’s find a way to keep them save. There are an enormous amount of endangered animals. There are so many of them, that some get left off the list of that become extinct. We are going to discuss the top ten endangered animals and why they became that way. There will be some explanations about each one and where they are on the endangered list. To make the endangered list researcher’s conducted surveys of the animals, when they got the information back, if the animal was limited, it became on the endangered list, if there was a bunch of them, they were left off the list. “Over the past 400 years, 89 mammalian species have gone extinct, and another 169 are threatened with extinction.” (Species List. pg.1). The ones that are going to be mentioned are the most endangered and will stay that way until something is done. The Siberian Tiger is the number one on the endangered list. There are about 450 that are spread out in the regions of “Russian Far East, possibly small border areas of China and North Korea.” (Species List:pg1). They used to range all over the Asian territory, there are more of them in zoo’s than out running around on the land.
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