Giraffes could be listed as an endangered species by the United States

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fox8.com—The United States is considering giving new protection to giraffes, whose numbers have dropped dramatically in recent decades. The US Fish and Wildlife Service announced last week it will conduct an in-depth review on whether to add the species to the list of endangered and threatened wildlife under the Endangered Species Act. The petition to protect giraffes, which was filed by a coalition of conservation groups in April 2017, says the animals are “in danger of extinction throughout all or a...

Endangered Species Day 2019: List of Most Threatened Animals and Plants in the U.S. and World. There are 18 animals on the WWF's critically endangered list.