Javan rhinoceros is the most endangered of the world’s five rhinoceros species, with an estimated 40-60 animals remaining on the western tip of the Island of Java (Indonesia) in Ujung Kulon National Park. The last member of another tiny population in Vietnam’s Cat Tien National Park was killed by poachers in 2011.
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The beautifully detailed photos feature the Sumatran tiger (pictured), which is classed as 'critically endangered' by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, with numbers in the wild falling
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Baiji Of the ten most endangered animals in the world, two are aquatic animals. These would be the Baiji and the Vaquita. The Baiji, also called the Yangtze River Dolphin, is a species of fresh-water dolphin that lives only in the Yangtze River, China. This Dolphin has been ranked as the world’s most endangered species, as a 2007 expedition only found three. Since, none have been seen. The primary threat has been fisherman catching dolphins.
I cannot help thinking when I see all the pictures of Big Cats on Pinterest that it is a ode of farewell. And mostly I don't like the pics because many are from zoo settings as the largest population of Big Cats are caged.