chimpanzees are becoming extinct

by maria rippy


What is their scientific name?

Pan troglodytes

Where are they usually found?

  1. the forests of central Africa

What is its endangerment status?

  1. Endangered

Why is your species endangered? Provide an explanation

because many of disease are killing off lot of apes like ebola is one of the disease

and illegal wildlife trade the kill animal or take babies away form there moma

What is being done to help your species?

  1. protect chimpanzees through anti poaching and effective law enforcement

What does your species eat?

  1. they eat fruit nuts leaves meat insects, bark

fun facts

Male chimpanzees stay in the same community for their entire life. Chimpanzees are incredibly dextrous and use tools such as sticks and rocks to probe for ants and crack nuts.