As the world is accepting modernization, animals are being reduced day in day out and it’s very sad to know that some animals which once existed on this planet are now rare. There has been manslaughter of various animals for various reasons, some are used as food which is inevitable, some, their skin is used as a material for manufacturing.
A photographer has traveled around different parts of the world to document the lives of threatened species. Flach as he is known has captured photos of endangered animals that could be extinct within the next decade.
Here are 7 photos of such animals!
#1. White-Bellied Pangolin
This type of animal can be found in tropical rainforests of African savannahs from Senegal to Kenya and to Zambia in the south.
#2. Ring-Tailed Lemurs
They can be found on dry open lands and in forests on the south of Madagascar.
#3. Proboscis Monkey
This type of monkey is mainly found on the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia, and it can be found in all 3 countries that share this island: Indonesia, Brunei, and Malaysia.
#4. Golden Snub-Nosed Monkey
Mainly found in South and Central China, they can be found in the mountains at heights of 1-2 miles. The biggest population of these monkeys can be found in Wanglang National Nature Reserve in China.
The shoebill bird lives around tropical swamps in Central and Eastern Africa. Their main diet is marbled lungfish.
#6. Pied Tamarin
They can be found in the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest.
#7. Iberian Lynx
The lynx lives in the southwest of Spain but majority of its population can be found in Doñana National Park.