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Animals | Endangered Species

Endangered species are animal popluations that are at risk of extinction. Natural extinctions do occur, but human beings play an integral role in animal extinction and preservation.

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Why would there be no more fish in 40 years?

According to a study published in Friday's issue of the journal Science, there will be no seafood left to catch by 2048.


How did the bald eagle get delisted as an endangered species?

 How did the bald eagle get delisted as an endangered species?

Bald eagle conservation became crucial in saving America's national symbol. Learn how bald eagle conservation efforts took 40 years to delist this bird. See more »

Are frogs on the brink of extinction?

 Are frogs on the brink of extinction?

Frog extinction is a serious problem that requires immediate action from the conservation communities. Learn about what is causing frog extinction. See more »

Why would there be no more fish in 40 years?

 Why would there be no more fish in 40 years?

According to a study published in Friday's issue of the journal Science, there will be no seafood left to catch by 2048. Learn more about seafood at HowStuffWorks. See more »