THREAT LEVEL: least concern animals


The following animals are considered LEAST CONCERN by the International Union for Conservation and Natural Resources (IUCN):

When and how often do turtles lay eggs?Read more.
By Stacey Venzel While a human giving birth to quintuplets makes headlines, turtles should really [...] Read more.
Is the Giant Squid real?Read more.
By Shauna Bennett Below the thunders of the upper deep, Far, far beneath in the [...] Read more.
Which turtle’s future is dire due to daytime nesting?Read more.
Which turtle’s future is dire due to daytime nesting? The Kemp’s ridley turtle is the [...] Read more.
Big-headed Turtle (Platysternon megacephalum)Read more.
Taxonomy Class: Reptilia Order: Testudines Family: Platysternidae Genus: Platysternon Species: megacephalum Description The big-headed turtle [...] Read more.
A “hookfin porpoise” is actually which animal?Read more.
Even though they are dolphins and not porpoises, the Pacific White-Sided Dolphin is sometimes referred [...] Read more.
What is the most mysterious whale in the world?Read more.
Each of the 22 species of beaked whale are notorious for being mysterious, avoiding contact [...] Read more.
How many teeth does a shark have in its lifetime?Read more.
By Blaise Jones Sharks have some of the most amazing mouths in the animal kingdom. [...] Read more.
What is only native seal to Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea?Read more.
The Caribbean Monk Seal is the only known seal to be native to the Gulf [...] Read more.
Oceans of the worldRead more.
How many oceans are there? This is a trick question of sorts. The correct answer [...] Read more.
How does climate change affect sharks?Read more.
Excerpt from All About Sharks: A Complete Guide to the World’s Most Misunderstood Predator (Nov. [...] Read more.