What action does the IUCN redlist catalyse?
Biodiversity and conservation
What has lead to the population decline of florida panther?
Reducing resources leading to inbreeding
Where are wildcats found?
How many mammals are critically endangered?
How has pine martin populations increased?
What was caused by the introduction of grey squirrels?
How many mammals are considered extinct?
Where were the black-footed ferrets rediscovered?
What do increasing human populations put pressure on?
Where were black footed ferrets reintroduced?
Canada and Mexico
How long does an animal not have to be seen for it to be declared as extinct?
When was the last time the yangste river dolphin seen?
What are the 3 groups that species fall into under the IUCN redlist?
Extinct, Threatened, At low risk
Which species are most represented on the IUCN redlist?
Mammals and birds
Where is most charismatic species found?
How much of the world population lives on the yangste river?
How have populations of florida panther being increased?
Introduction of male panthers from texas
What does the IUCN redlist develop?
Where is population growth the highest?
What us the IUCN Redlist?
Formalised system of assessing conservation status
Where were red foxes introduced?
What was steller's sea cow exploited for?
What is the main cause of most problems leading to conservation issues?
How many mammals are considered extinct in the wild?
How many species have been assessed by the IUCN redlist?
How many black footed ferrets were brought into captivity for breeding?
What are the sub groups in the extinct category?
Extinct, extinct in the wild
Which mammals are extinct in the wild?
Pere David's Deet, Scimitar0homed oryx
What are the sub groups in the low risk category?
Near threatened, least concern
What caused the decline in black-footed ferrets?
Prairie dogs killed to improve aggriculture
What does the habitats directive mean?
European sights have to report how well populations of species are doing
Where are pine martins found?
What has caused the increase in zoonoses?
Increased contact between humans and animals
What does the wildlife and countryside act mean for red squirrels?
Protected by not actively conserved
What is the most endangered carnivore?
What is the new addition to Critically endangered?
Why are amami rabbits endangered?
Slow, shallow burrows. Predated on by introduced mongooses to control snakes
What are black footed ferrets now considered?
Why did polecate populations decline?
Exposure to reodenticides from eating rats
What declined because of the introduction of red foxes?
Rock wallaby, numbat, bilby
What is happening to blue whales?
Populations are increasing
What was considered to cause the decline of otters?
Introduction of mink
Where is disease most prevalent?
Why are giant pandas doing better?
What is an example of a mammal in CR PE?
Yangste river dolphin
How many species are in critically endangered, possibly extinct?
Where is the most mammal diversity, inconveniently?
Areas of high human population
Why are a lot of mammals not well studied?
Live in difficult areas and not charismatic
Where did polecats retreat too?
What were northern right whales important for?
Development of human whaling industry
How many mammals are in the endangered category?
What are the sub groups in the threatened category?
Critically endangered, endangered, vulnerable
What is problem with domestic cats and wild cats?
What actually caused the decline of otters?
In which group does a lot of conservation action take place?
What are the 4 main global threats?
Habitat loss, harvesting, accidental morality, pollution
What does extinct in the wild mean?
No longer exist as free living populations.
What has being introduced to increase the numbers of Tasmanian devils?
Insurance populations created in captivity.
Which species does global warming directly affect?
What is the habitats directive?
What are examples of mammals in endangered?
giant panda, blue whale, amami rabbit
What are examples of extinct mammals?
Steller's sea cow, sea mink, thylacine, aurochsen, japanese sealion, caribbean monk seal
How was the decline of otter numbers recorded?
From otter hunters noticing less numbers
Where did the last thylacin die?
What type of extinction exists for scottish wildcat?
What is the main threat to mammal populations?
Increasing human populations
Where is there high amounts of data deficiency?
Inaccessibility to areas