Presentation on theme: "Scurry to save The Red Panda By: Marley S.. Who are we? We are the Red Panda Network (RPN) Our mission is to educate and empower local communities to."— Presentation transcript:
Scurry to save The Red Panda By: Marley S.
Who are we? We are the Red Panda Network (RPN) Our mission is to educate and empower local communities to get involved and conserve Red Pandas and their habitat
Current conservation The RPN is currently saving Red Pandas and their habitats in the wild. Recently created the worlds first community based monitoring of Red Pandas called Project Punde Kundo.
Celebrity Supporters Metallica: The band Metallica wants laws and law makers to impose change to make the world safe for their sons.
Why save the Red Panda? Red Pandas Provide clean air and water for over 1 billion people on this planet.
Red Panda Facts 42 long (including long bushy tail) Can weigh from 7-14 pounds Related to Giant Panda (But they resemble Raccoons) Has hair everywhere on its body-even the soles of their feet. Eats berries, bird eggs, blossoms and small leaves of various plants, such as bamboo leaves. Each has special markings that blend in with the mosses and lynches that grow on the trees they live in.
Habitat Shelters in hollow trees. Lives at an elevation of two thousand to four thousand eight hundred meters high. Range extends from western Nepal to northern Myanmar.
Why is it endangered? The Red Panda is endangered because of loss of habitat. Only twenty-five hundred Red Pandas are left in the wild.