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...
Throughout the years the number of species being classified as endangered has increased. As the human population and their contributions to Earth...
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ceremony; the name was decided to be Tai Shan, meaning "peaceful mountain" in Chinese. With 1600 of them living in the wild and 160 in captivity the giant panda is one of the world's most endangered animals. An endangered species is one that has a strong change of dying off in the near future. In...
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...
Should the government make 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...
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How Species Are Becoming Endangered
There are so many reasons and factors that are causing all kinds of species to become endangered. Some are natural causes but others are caused by mankind. Species have been coming endangered or...
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...
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...
that we have. Before a species is completely wiped out, it is called an Endangered Species. People have noticed over the years the animals disappearing but Endangered Species is a relatively new term. Endangered Species will never recover with the lack of classification, protection and destruction of...
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...
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...
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Endangered Species: Watching them Disappear
Earth has roughly 40 million species right now. Earth has held 10 times that many animals since its inception. Of that 40 million, 99 percent of the species on the planet...
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...
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...
industries would not think twice about doing so. But thanks to the Endangered Species Act of 1973, these people who care nothing about Mother Nature and the future of our ecosystem cannot do so. I am one hundred percent for the Endangered Species Act and every thing it represents.
In the following paper...
An endangered species is a population of organisms which is facing a high risk of becoming extinct because it is either few in numbers, or threatened by changing environmental or predation parameters. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has calculated the percentage of...
Endangered Species Act History
The Endangered Species Act (ESA) 16 U.S.C. §1531 et seq. (1973), implementation is controlled by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services (FWS) and the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries Services. The Act provides protection...
The Importance of Endangered species in our world
Importance of Endangered Species in our world
The term endangered is used by international and national organizations to define plants and animals currently in danger of becoming extinct. Although the term...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
The Endangered Species Act Has Not Lived Up To Its Mandate
The Endangered Species Act (ESA) has recovered only 12 of 1304 species in its 32-year history (Pombo, 2005). This is less than 1% rate of species recovery, a dismal success level for a federal government program financed by taxpayers...
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...
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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...
threatened with extinction because of the illegal hunt activity of human being. So the place called zoo exists to conserve and take good care of endangered species. Do you think it’s a good idea? Should we allow animals to be put into zoo?
I don't really agree with zoos, as most are just locking a perfectly...
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?
Canada is one of the biggest places on earth with extensive wilderness...