Free Essays on Endangered Species

  1. Environmental Paper

    For the past century, there have been many species of animals and plants in danger of extinction. Will there be any laws that will protect the endangered species, or will they remain unprotected and exterminated for ever? The endangered species act of 1973 is a public law that protects animals,...

  2. Endangered Species Essay

    known as the Endangered Species Act began in mid-1960. In order for the Fish and Wildlife Service to expand their efforts to protect endangered species, Congress enacted the Endangered Species Preservation Act of 1966. This Act did little more than allow a list of endangered species to be made...

  3. Demonstrate speech

    Abstract This paper is to discuss endangered species. It is meant to help understand how a species becomes endangered. It tells who decides which species are considered endangered and what conditions would lead them to become endangered. The paper tells about how endangered species can affect the lives of just...

  4. Helper

    Endangered Species Endangered Species Autumn Coleman Period 4/5 4/12/2013 Autumn Coleman Period 4/5 4/12/2013 Throughout the years the number of species being classified as endangered has increased. As the human population and their contributions to Earth increase...

  5. Endangered Species Should Be Prioritized

    Topic: Endangered Species should be prioritized (for) We should protect the endangered species. Endangered species are native species that faces a risk of extinction in the future. For example, animals that are already extinct like the dodo birds, platypuses that are going to be extinct and...

  6. Animal Rights and Endangered Species

    Animal Rights and Endangered Species Should we put a stop to animal cruelty? In my opinion I would say yes. Animal cruelty refers to treatment or standards of care that causes unnecessary neglect, pain suffering, harm, and death upon a animal. All over the world everyday an animal is abuse, abandon...

  7. Endangered Animals

    Endangered Animals Humans are destructive. Not a lot of us think about how what we do affects the world around us. We almost act like we are the only ones on this planet. We go around polluting and destroying our world with no regard for our actions. The things that live out in the wild are paying...

  8. sdsadgsd

    Endangered Species An endangered is a species where the number of the animal’s population has decreased to a point where there is a risk of extinction. Habitat destruction, pollution, and over harvesting has led to extinction. As of 2013, studies show that global extinction threatens more than...

  9. Floridian Panther

    panther is Florida's state animal, and is unfortunately on the verge of becoming extinct. A brief overview of the animal. The Floridian panther is a sub-species of Puma. Its main diet consists of deer, while it also eats hogs,rabbits, racoons and birds.It has been know to take pets and small livestock of individuals...

  10. Endangered Animales

    The things that live out in the wild are paying the price for it. Every day that passes there is another animal or plant that is placed on an endangered list. This is happening at an alarming rate. Because of man’s desire to expand and conquer their surroundings, there are animals and plants...

  11. 1973 Endangered Species Act Research Topic

    Research Topic 2 – 1973 Endangered Species Act (ESA) Date: April 4, 2013 Background Statement: The Endangered Species Act of 1973 provides a program for the conservation of threatened and endangered plants and animals and the habitats in which they are found and deals with the perseveration...

  12. Western Lowland Gorllia

    Bitesize An endangered species is at risk of becoming extinct. For example, the panda and gorilla are endangered and may become extinct. A species can become endangered for several reasons, including: * The number of available habitats falls below a critical level * The population of the species falls...

  13. Endangered Species

    Would you wipe the last existing members of an animal species off the face of this earth just to grade a field for a mall parking lot? Believe it or not, some people and industries would not think twice about doing so. But thanks to the Endangered Species Act of 1973, these people who care nothing about Mother...

  14. Battle Against Death

    most endangered animals. An endangered species is one that has a strong change of dying off in the near future. In order to understand endangered species completely one must look at how a species gets classified as "endangered," what causes the endangerment, and what can be done to better a species chance...

  15. Mitigation Tactics for Endangered Species

    for Endangered Species Since the seventeenth century, more than 700 known species of plants and animals have become extinct.  Species extinctions and endangerment is occurring at a rate that is 100 to 1000 times higher than it should be [1]. There have been over 1890 foreign and domestic species on the...

  16. Endangered Species of India

    in most parts of the country, have become greatly impoverished. Many species have become locally extinct, their habitat having shrunk to a small fraction and even there the number has gone precariously low. Thus of the two sub-species of barasinga, that in the Sub-Himalayan tarai region stands grossly...

  17. Protecting the Future of Endangered Species

    Protecting the Future of Endangered Species The Endangered Species Act (ESA) was adopted in 1973, and is one of the most effective and popular environmental laws today (Easton, 2009). This law protects endangered species from becoming extinct or from disappearing altogether. As humans we are constantly...

  18. Unesco Paper Sci 230

    diversity of life forms in the Salonga National Park includes some endangered species. The endangered species in the Salonga National Park are the Bonobo Chimpanzees, Large Gorillas and the Congo Peacock. There are also some other endangered animals like the Zaire Peafowl, the Forest Elephant and the African...

  19. Endangered Species in Canada

    Questions: What are the current condition of endangered species in Canada? What are the major factors that cause species endangerment? What are the actions the Canadian government had been taken to save them? Introduction Canada is one of the biggest places on earth with extensive wilderness protected...

  20. Polar Bears Extinction

    habitat of arctic regions. Recently, there has been a debate about whether the polar bear species should be officially designated as endangered. The argument that the polar bear should be on the endangered species list is compelling. They need to be put on that list because polar bears are in danger due...

  21. Endangered Species

    Endangered Species: We Spend Too Much Money On Saving Them. There is and has been too much money spent on saving endangered animals. We can not save nature from itself. Also some, if not most, animals serve no real purpose to man. The reasons for saving endangered species might...

  22. Endangered Species

    Endangered species From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search For other uses, see Endangered species (disambiguation). "Endangered" redirects here. For other uses, see Endangered (disambiguation). Conservation status | | By risk of extinction | Extinct | Extinct (List) ...

  23. English

    Destroying one kind of animal can create many problems. In addition, the cause of endangered species is because of our habitat destruction. This threatened the greatest number of species. A way people can protect endangered species are by enforcing wildlife laws, conserve habitats, make space for our wildlife...

  24. Endangered Species Act

    The Endangered Species Act (ESA) was passed into law on the 28th December 1973. It was enforced by the United States of America to protect critically jeopardized species from extinction, from a consequence of development and economic growth and the conservation of the environment they depend on. There...

  25. Endangered Species Protection Act

    Endangered Species Protection Act Marcia Loyd SCI 207 Dependence Of Man On The Environment Professor Nguyen April 18, 2011 Table of Contents The Endangered Species Act1 Pros Of The...

  26. Western Ghat

    one among world’s 8 hottest biodiversity hotspots. South Western Ghats Moist Forests and Western Ghats Rivers are categorized as Critically Endangered by WWF under the 200 priority Eco regions in the world. World conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) considers it as one of the important area...

  27. Endangered Species

    Topic: Endangered Species Issue Question: Should Endangered Species be Protected? Since the appeared of the first life on this planet, numerous species come and go, rendered extinct by natural changes in physical and biological conditions. Because extinction is a natural part of the order, if there...

  28. Daniella

    more laws to better protect endangered species? Some might think extinction is a serious problem and other think its not a serious problem. Some believe extinction has always been around since the dawn of time and others believe we can do things to help the endangered species even more. People say the...

  29. Endangered Species

    Definition: An endangered species is a native species that faces a significant risk of extinction in the near future throughout all or a significant portion of its range. Such species may be declining in number due to threats such as habitat destruction, climate change, or pressure from invasive species. The term...

  30. The Us Endangered Species Act

    The U.S. Endangered Species Act Alyssa Holsinger SCI 207 Dependence of Man on the Environment Ivon Lowsley November 22, 2010 The U.S. Endangered Species Act The U.S. Endangered Species Act has saved hundred and hundreds of species from going extinct. This Act proves that it is not a futile...