Africa's Endangered Species

McCormack, Fiona
September 2005
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;9/5/2005, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p4
This article focuses on the endangered animal species in Africa. The Cheetahs are an endangered species. About 12,000 wild cheetahs live in Africa, trimmed to 100,000 in 1990. Cheetahs are vanishing because of the loss of their habitats. Several zebra species are dying in the southern part as people build roads and homes on their grazing lands. Human activity has caused many animals to become endangered.


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