Glossary Term: Endangered

An endangered species is a species which has been categorized as very likely to become extinct in the near future. Endangered (EN), as categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List, is the second most severe conservation status for wild populations in the IUCN’s schema after Critically Endangered (CR).

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Created: 2019-07-06 02:19:39 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2019-07-06 02:19:39 CDT (-0400)