Learn which species are endangered in Missouri and how they are determined to be endangered. Read descriptions of different species and their environment. Click on a map of Missouri to find endangered animals by county in the state. Includes eThemes resources on endangered species.
Would you know what to do if you found an endangered species in your yard? How would you know if it is endangered? Find out the answers to these questions as well as how many endangered species there are in Missouri, what the word endangered really means, and who determines if a species is endangered.
These sites have descriptions of endangered species and include explanations for why certain animals are in peril. There are graphic organizers and Venn diagrams. Includes links to many eThemes Resources on habitats and specific endangered animals, such as lemurs, cheetahs, chimpanzees, tigers, and more.