Presentation on theme: "This is a PowerPoint about the endangered animals of the Amazon"— Presentation transcript:
1 This is a PowerPoint about the endangered animals of the Amazon
2 Jaguars.Jaguars are strong swimmers and climbers and need large areas of tropical rain forest and stretches of riverbank to survive. Hunting and habitat loss due to deforestation continue to threaten the living of these marvellous cats. WWF has worked with the people of Brazil to successfully protect large parts of Amazon forest for the jaguar. In Peru, WWF continues to track jaguars to learn more about their habitat requirements.
3 Forests of the AmazonThe forests of the Amazon are terribly endangered because people are chopping down trees and destroying nests every day.
5 Gorillas!The gorilla is a very endangered species because of people knocking down its habitat, humans hunting them down for their fur & a disease that follows a virus. Poachers are also other people that are responsible for their extinction. Also, 80% of gorillas have gone extinct. Save the gorillas!
6 Poison dart frog!As you could guess , from the name, the poison dart frog is a poisonous frog that are very small. So small in fact that you can hardly see them..They are very bright and can kill you!28% are endangered