RED LIST IUCN
IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature
The world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of biological species.
What is the main aim?
The aim is to convey the conservation issues to and policy makers, as well as help the international community to to reduce species extinction urgency of the public ry
Goals of the Red List are (1) to provide scientifically based information on the status of species and subspecies at a global level (2) to draw attention to the magnitude and importance of threatened biodiversity (3) to influence national and international policy and decision-making, and (4) to provide information to guide actions to conserve biological diversity
ZSL BirdLife INSTITUTE OF ZOOLOGY INTERNATIONAL Species Survival Commission WCMC
Species are classified by the IUCN Red List into nine groups
Extinct Extinct in the wild Critically Endangered Endangered Vulnerable Near Threatened Least Concern Data Deficient Not evaluated
Red list of threatened mammals
Narrow-ridged Finless Porpoise
Red list of threatened plants