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endangered species

one which is threatened by extinction in the whole or a major part of its range.
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The bench sought recommendations for safety of black bucks in Punjab along with the precautionary steps to halt the illegal hunting of the endangered animal.
Can you match up the endangered animals with their clues on p.
Head of the museum Jannat Kokobayev then said that the animal should be set free as it is an endangered animal.
Conduct research and complete a report about an endangered animal species.
Conservation officials said Monday that the endangered animal was slain Sunday after it apparently attacked one or two residents, who had followed the animal to its lair in order to determine whether it was a mythological, supernatural creature. 
He was jailed for 14 months after being convicted of six wildlife offences involving the illegal purchase of endangered animal parts, and keeping or offering them for sale.
Poaching endangered animals is big business, and a dirty one - among illegally trafficked goods, only drugs, weapons and humans generate larger dollar volumes, and those who deal in one of these forms of contraband often deal in the others as well, corrupting governments and funding criminal enterprises.
Sperm from the Frozen Zoo has been used in artificial insemination to reproduce endangered animals from the giant panda to the Chinese monal pheasant.
A Czech zoo said Suni, a 34-year-old white male northern rhino, has died in Kenya , further reducing the world's dwindling population of the critically endangered animal. The zoo added that Suni was found dead on Friday in the Ol Pejeta animal sanctuary, north of Nairobi.
The Energy Saving Trust advice centre for South and West Yorkshire says that people can adopt an endangered animal from as little as pounds 2.50 per month.
In this visually appealing reference for students in the later primary grades and up, profiles of 50 different endangered animal species from around the world, drawn from every type of habitat, are grouped in sections by continent and ocean.
Summary: Dubai Customs is set to display a collection of seized endangered animal and bird manufactured products at Emirates Mall for a period of one week from 24th to 31st January 2009 as part of its awareness campaign for curbing trade in wildlife species.