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The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Provides taxonomic, conservation status and distribution information on plants and animals that have been globally evaluated. Catalogs and highlights those plants and animals that are facing a higher risk of global extinction (i.e. those listed as Critically Endangered, Endangered and Vulnerable).
Endangered Species News from the New York Times
America's National Wildlife Refuges
Call Number: URI Ref. QL84.2 B88 2003
Guide describes each of the more than 530 refuges nationwide, their habitats, the species of birds and mammals to be found there, and general information about accessibility and facilities.
Call Number: URI Ref. QL83 .E54 2002
10 vol. Explains all threat levels, definition of animal, general considerations. Each species described, with perceived threats and endangered status. Popular. Very heavily illustrated.
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