(Including Endangered Ocean Species)
Endangered animals are in danger of going extinct. That means they would no longer exist anywhere on earth. We need to do everything we can to protect them. Would you like to learn how YOU can help? You've come to the right place!
Take a look at these cool links! You'll meet lots of endangered or threatened species, and find out different ways to help protect them.
Excellent Endangered Species Links
Animals on Camera
Do you want to meet amazing animals without going to the zoo? Check out these animal cams! You can watch real animals, many of whom are endangered, at zoos and even rooftops all over the country. Take a look!
Click this link to see elephants, lions, and pandas at the National Zoo!
San Diego Zoo
Want to see pandas, elephants, orangutans, and polar bears? Follow this link to the San Diego Zoo!
Woodland Park Zoo
Fruit bats, giraffes, and grizzly bears-- oh my! See what all these animals are up to at Seattle, Washington's Woodland Park Zoo.
DuBois Library Rooftop
The University of Massachusetts at Amherst has some very special guests: falcons! Follow this link to see their nest on the roof of the DuBois Library!
Even More Links
Seaworld Endangered Species
Here you'll find profiles on all kinds of endangered species, including the reasons they are endangered and the efforts many people are making to protect them.
On this site, use the drop-down list to learn more about endangered animals like the Giant Panda, the Komodo Dragon, and the Siberian Tiger!
KidsPlanet Fact Sheets
This link takes you to many fun fact sheets on different types of endangered species in North America, South America, Europe and Africa.
Stories about Endangered Species by Fifth Graders
See how each 5th grader in this school used what he or she learned about an endangered animal to write a children's story!
This link takes you to a page where you can access fascinating facts about more than 250 animal species!
Enchanted Learning Site- Endangered Animals
This site will give you brief information about a number of species in danger of going extinct.
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has a number of links to explore:
- Species Page (Search for the animal you are interested in! There are also links to wildlife fact sheets.)
Let us know if you find a terrific link on Endangered Species that you think should be included on the Curiosity Creek Web site!