One-Third of America's Birds Are Gone
2.9 billion birds have disappeared since the 1970s, evoking frightening images from Rachel Carson's Silent Spring. The decline has affected the bird population as a whole - the species are still around, there are just fewer individuals.
And we didn't notice until now
Would You Kill For A Beautiful Sapphire?
17 species of lemur have been driven to extinction by human hunting, the pet trade, and habitat destruction. Now, a new threat has emerged: trees are uprooted, waterways diverted, and habitat destroyed in the name of sapphire mining.
113 species of lemur in danger
Deforestation & Poaching Threaten Deep Amazon
In the heart of the Amazon rainforest, encroachment poses a huge problem for both indigenous communities and endangered species. Deforestation and poaching are rampant. If we can help indigenous communities gain legal recognition, they can protect their homes and the creatures that live in them: a vital step in conserving this unique ecosystem.
Endangered animals like the giant otter and white-bellied spider monkey need our help. We can do it!Here's How »