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Two Endangered Species Get A Second Chance | Care2 Causes

Two Endangered Species Get A Second Chance | Care2 Causes

Last week proved to be big news for two endangered animals. A nearly extinct primate was discovered in a remote part of the world and endangered pygmy rabbits gave birth to babies in the wild for the first time in a decade. Scientists with Conservation International made a remarkable discovery when they found 455 northern white-cheeked gibbons living in a remote portion of a forest inside Vietnam’s Pu Mat national park. It is the largest known remaining population of the critically endangered primate. The gibbons were identified through “auditory surveying,” a technique that uses the “species loud morning calls” for identification. CI confirmed 130 separate groups (455 animals in total) living in the area which borders Laos. Gibbons are on the brink of extinction throughout the world due to loss of habitat and hunters who sell their body parts for its alleged medical value...

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