There are about 1,880 species listed under the Endangered Species Act. About 1,310 of them are found in United States and its coastal waters. The rest are found in other countries.
Some animals protected under the Endangered Species Act include:
Some of Our Most Endangered Species on Earth are:
To see the full list, go to: http://www.fws.gov/endangered/wildlife.html#Species
Testing and Assessment
Assess content comprehension about Topics about Endangered Species with the Mutiple Choice Test.
Assess student knowledge of which animals are endangered with the Endangered Animal Labeling Page.
Use the Endangered Animal Coloring Page as a model to reinforce this knowledge.
When you research information you must cite the reference. Citing for websites is different from citing from books, magazines and periodicals. The style of citing shown here is from the MLA Style Citations (Modern Language Association).
When citing a WEBSITE the general format is as follows.
Author Last Name, First Name(s). "Title: Subtitle of Part of Web Page, if appropriate." Title: Subtitle: Section of Page if appropriate. Sponsoring/Publishing Agency, If Given. Additional significant descriptive information. Date of Electronic Publication or other Date, such as Last Updated. Day Month Year of access < URL >.
Amsel, Sheri. "Which Animals are Endangered?" Exploring Nature Educational Resource ©2005-2023. March 20, 2023
< http://www.exploringnature.org/db/view/Which-Animals-are-Endangered >