Lemurs are now the most endangered species of primate on the planet

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Approximately 94% of the 111 species and subspecies of lemur are under threat of extinction in their indigenous country of Madagascar – and the only place they exist outside of captivity. Of the remaining lemur groups only 6 are not listed under high risk of extinction in the International Union for the Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species. This retrogression was revealed by a Primate Specialist Group that has been analyzing current threats to the survival of lemur populations… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building



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