Golden Cheeked Warbler
By: Hagan Riethmiller
Where the GCWAs (Golden cheeked Warblers) live
The reason Golden cheeked warblers are endangered
The warbler’s population has declined a ton in the last 20 years. In 1974, the population was estimated at 15,000 to 17,000 birds. In 1990, it had dropped to 2,200 to 4,600. The warbler is listed as endangered under the ESA in the United States.The major threat to the warbler is habitat destruction and fragmentation . It is the same for other animals dependent on rain forests , which are being cut down at a rapid pace for agriculture and human settlement.