THREAT LEVEL: endangered animals


The following animals are considered ENDANGERED by the International Union for Conservation and Natural Resources (IUCN):

Massachusetts’ efforts to stop next whale extinctionRead more.
By Andy Duncan In less than 25 years the North [...] Read more.
Which dolphin’s scientific name means “sky blue” and “white”?Read more.
The scientific name Stenella coeruleoalba for the Striped Dolphin comes [...] Read more.
Which dolphin employs “roto-tailing”?Read more.
The only dolphin known to display the unique trait called [...] Read more.
Which dolphin is a “streaker”?Read more.
In tropical areas of the eastern Pacific Ocean, fisherman and [...] Read more.
What dolphin is the only one to completely spin out of the water?Read more.
Making as many as four body revolutions in one leap, [...] Read more.
What dolphin does not have any teeth in the upper jaw?Read more.
With only 4-14 teeth in the lower jaw and usually [...] Read more.
Which porpoise is a dolphin?Read more.
Sometimes call a “hookfin porpoise,” the Pacific White-Sided Dolphin (Lagenorhynchus [...] Read more.
A “hookfin porpoise” is actually which animal?Read more.
Even though they are dolphins and not porpoises, the Pacific [...] Read more.
Which northern dolphin routinely leaps more than 20 feet in the air?Read more.
Often seen making long leaps through the water at speeds [...] Read more.
Which dolphin is the most easily identified?Read more.
As the only member of the whale family with no [...] Read more.