The Black Footed Ferret

An Endangered Species

About Black Footed Ferrets- Mustela nigripes

  • Native to North America
  • The 1960's
  • Diet
  • Habitat
  • Life Habits

The Issue

The issues causing the endangerment of the black footed ferret are:

  • Habitat Loss
  • Food Source Decline
  • Disease
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The Solution

  • Captive Breeding
  • Reintroduction
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In Conclusion

Help the wildlife protection agencies bring back the black footed ferret, and take them off of the endangered species list.
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