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Endangered Wildlife and Plants of the World

Endangered Wildlife and Plants of the World

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Published by Marshall Cavendish Corp .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Endangered species,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages1872
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10904901M
    ISBN 100761472037
    ISBN 109780761472032


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The Red List of Threatened Species (also known as the (IUCN) Red List or Red Data List), founded inis the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of biological uses a set of criteria to evaluate the extinction risk of thousands of species and subspecies. These criteria are relevant to all species and all regions of the organization: International Union for.

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These criteria are. These will deal with plants of selected areas in which many species are endangered and conservation action urgently required. Judged by the success of its associate, the World Wildlife. Our Response: Once a species is added to either of the Lists of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants, it is afforded protection under the Act.

For example, section 7(a)(2) of the Act requires Federal agencies, including the Service, to ensure that any action they fund, authorize, or carry out is not likely to jeopardize the continued. The Hardcover of the Endangered Wildlife and Plants of the World by Marshall Cavendish Corporation Staff at Barnes & Noble.

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The conservation status of a group of organisms (for instance, a species) indicates whether the group still exists and how likely the group is to become extinct in the near factors are taken into account when assessing conservation status: not simply the number of individuals remaining, but the overall increase or decrease in the population over time, breeding success rates, and.

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Aim and details of the revised Red List and Red Data Book The first Red Data Book of animals, compiled in by the Environment Agency, needed a periodical revision as a result of changes in wildlife distribution and habitat.

Over more species were so classified worldwide. The official list of endangered wildlife and plants in the United States is kept by the Fish and Wildlife Service; the National Marine Fisheries Service oversees marine species. In addition, many states keep their own lists.

An invasive species is a non-indigenous species (e.g. plants or animals) that adversely effect the habitats they invade. They can endanger indigenous populations by preying on them or by out-competing them for resources such as food.

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