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Spotlight provides information and resources for individuals to become more knowledgeable about endangered animals, and to make a difference.

The International Fund for Animal Welfare mounts rescue and relief operations to help animals in distress, The site is an outstanding resource for breaking news on animal welfare, plus information on how you can help.
Animals of the World in Danger collects photos and descriptions of endangered animals and organizes them by region. provides information and resources for learning more about endangered animals, and helping them.

Bushmeat Project was established to develop and support community based partnerships that will help the people of Central Africa to develop alternatives to hunting the Great Apes.

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) is the UN secretariat that oversees the international agreement to protect endangered species.

Defenders of Wildlife is dedicated to the protection of all native wild animals and plants in their natural communities. They focus on the accelerating rate of extinction of species and the associated loss of biological diversity, and habitat alteration and destruction.

De Wildt Cheetah and Wildlife Centre is South Africa's first successful cheetah research and breeding centre and helped to bring this and other endangered wild African animals back from the brink of extinction.

Earthtrust is a conservation-advocacy and activist group dedicated to protecting wild species, with a particular focus on dolphins and whales.

Endangered Earth promotes the plight of endangered animals around the world. This "global source of information about the world's endangered animals" features links different conservation projects. seeks to educate about all aspects of our endangered species. Explore endangered species in your state, causes of endangerment, and even ways you can help the rare creatures.

Endangered Species Coalition represents more than 400 conservation, scientific, business, and religious organizations. Diverse coalition supports stronger protections for our nation's imperiled wildlife.

Endangered species of the new millennium - Fascinating educational site teaches that humans cause much damage to our disappearing animal kingdom. View animals at risk in the Species Profiles section. Features an alphabetical list of endangered species.

The Endangered Species Program website outlines laws, policies and programs intended to improve the status of American endangered species. Hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Imagine Animals is a free image gallery devoted to vanishing species.

International Crane Foundation works worldwide to conserve cranes through captive breeding, education, research, and reintroductions of endangered species.

The International Fund for Animal Welfare mounts rescue and relief operations to help animals in distress. The site is an outstanding resource for breaking news on animal welfare, plus information on how you can help.

International Rhino Foundation is dedicated to the conservation of the five species of rhinoceros.

The IUCN Red Lists are widely recognized as the most comprehensive, apolitical global approach for evaluating the conservation status of plant and animal species. Search their comprehensive database of extinct, critically endangered and threatened species.

The Marine Mammal Center treats injured otters and seals and releases them back into the wild. Visit their photo gallery for adorable pictures and background stories.

National Wildlife Federation is the United States' largest member-supported conservation group, uniting individuals, organizations, businesses and government to protect wildlife, wild places, and the environment.

Pacific Whale Foundation is dedicated to saving our planet's oceans and the life they contain. The scope includes all marine eco-systems, as the survival of whales depends upon protecting their ocean habitats.

Threatened Animals of the World is a Red List of threatened animals worldwide, compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre for the World Conservation Union (IUCN).

Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) works to save wildlife and wild lands throughout the world. For more than a century, WCS has inspired care for nature, pioneered environmental education programs, and helped sustain biological diversity.

The World Conservation Monitoring Centre's Animals Database holds information on threatened species. Find animals organized by scientific name, common name, or country.

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is dedicated to protecting the world's wildlife and wildlands. The largest privately supported international conservation organization in the world, WWF has more than 1 million members in the U.S. alone. Since its inception in 1961, WWF has invested in over 13,100 projects in 157 countries.

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