Rare, threatened and endangered species

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Rare, threatened and endangered species

  1. 1. Rare, Threatened and Endangered Species<br />Geoff Rosenaw<br />Heather Acquilano<br />Carmen Huntsman<br />
  2. 2. Defenitions<br />Endangered<br />Threatened<br />Rare<br />Endangered Species Act<br />
  3. 3. Puma concolorcoryi<br />
  4. 4. Abundance<br />
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  7. 7. Distribution<br />
  8. 8. Current News 4/19/10<br />
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  10. 10. Florida Black Bear<br />Ursus <br />Americanus <br />Floridanus<br />
  11. 11. Quick Facts<br />Height: 2-3 feet (.6-.9m) at shouldersLength: 4-7 feet (1.2-2m) from nose to tip of tailWeight: Males weigh an average of 150-300 lbs (68-158 kg), females are smaller. Exceptionally large males have been known to weigh 500-600 lbs (227-272 kg).Lifespan: Average lifespan is around ten years, though black bears can live upward of 30 years in the wild.<br />
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  13. 13. Why are they Threatened?<br />
  14. 14. HOW YOU CAN HELP<br />Adopt a Bear<br />Become a Florida Activist<br />License plate for Florida wildlife<br />Habitat for Bears Campaign Educational Materials<br />
  15. 15. Manatee<br />
  16. 16. Facts<br />Description<br />Habitat<br />Behavior<br />Legal protection<br />
  17. 17. Manatees are Endangered<br />Why?<br />What can we do?<br />Florida Manatee Recovery Plan<br />

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