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Threatened Species, from the Very Large to the Very Small [Slide Show]

New wildlife campaign displaying poignant portraits of the planet's endangered creatures
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WALRUS:

Disappearing sea ice leaves these massive mammals with no place to rest after days spent at sea catching their prey, such as fish and mussels.....[ More ]

GREEN SEA TURTLE:

Water temperature largely determines the gender of this tropical sea swimmer. Warmer waters lead to more females, thereby disrupting reproduction cycles. These turtles can live to be 80 years old.....[ More ]

POLAR BEAR WITH CUBS:

The polar bear is the largest land predator and also the biggest bear on the planet. A superbly well-adapted animal, it has thrived where many species do not dare to tread, but its numbers are declining rapidly.....[ More ]

POLAR BEAR:

The melting sea ice in the warming Arctic threatens the livelihood of this bear, which was just added to the endangered species list.....[ More ]

AMERICAN PIKA:

Nicknamed the "rock rabbit," this tennis ball–size rodent can die very quickly if the temperature gets above 75 degrees where it lives in the Rocky Mountains.....[ More ]

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