WWF's Top 10 Endangered Species to Watch in 2010 (Slideshow)


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In case you weren't aware, 2010 has been declared by the United Nations as the Year of Biodiversity. Let's face it, considering the staggering rates of extinction now taking place around the world due to habitat loss, poaching, and other human activity--not to mention the havoc climate change could cause in the future--it's high time we start taking biodiversity loss seriously. In that vein, and because it's frankly their modus operandi, WWF has released a list of the top 10 endangered species to watch in 2010. Check them out in this slideshow...

Tags: Animals | Biodiversity | Endangered Species