Endangered wildlife in pictures
A recent report released by the World Wildlife Fund sounded the alarm that the global wildlife population faces possible two-thirds decline by 2020. Here is a look at some endangered animals.
A newly born Mexican gray wolf cub, an endangered native species, is seen at its enclosure at the Museo del Desierto in Saltillo, Mexico, July 19, 2016. (REUTERS/Daniel Becerril)
Endangered mountain gorillas from the Bitukura family, play inside a forest in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in the Ruhija sector of the park, west of Uganda's capital Kampala, May 24, 2013. (REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya)
A Lear's macaw is seen in a cage at Sao Paulo's Zoo on May 4, 2015. (National Center for Research and Conservation Birds). (REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker)
A black rhino is seen after it was dehorned in an effort to deter the poaching of one of the world's endangered species, at a farm outside Klerksdorp, in the north west province, South Africa, February 24, 2016. (REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko)
A man shows two Olive Ridley turtle hatchlings (Lepidochelys olivacea) before being released to the ocean in Mazatlan, Mexico, November 7, 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer)