Only 7,100 Cheetahs Left In The World, Study Finds

Source: http://planetsave.com/2017/01/01/7100-cheetahs-left-world-study-finds/

There are now only 7,100 cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) left in the world, according to a new study from the Zoological Society of London, Panthera, and the Wildlife Conservation Society. The causes? The same ones as always — habitat loss and fragmentation, the “pet” trade, desertification (often driven by deforestation), and the over hunting of prey [&hellip

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