Endangered, Vulnerable, and Threatened Species
What type of seals are endangered?
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Are seals endangered?
Yes some seals are endangered. Hawaiian monk seals (M. schauinslandi) are critically endangered. There are only 310 Saimaa ringed seals (Pusa hispida saimensis) left. There are so few of Lacs des Loups Marins harbor seal (a.k.a. Ungava seals, P.v. mellonae) that no one is sure of the numbers. Mediterranean monk seals (Monachus monachus) are endangered as well. ...
Are seals endangered and if they are why are they?
No they are not there are plenty of seals in the world __ Depends on the specific breed. Some seals are abundant, while others are endangered. The Hawaiian monk seal is on the critical list and likely won't survive. ...
How are harp seals endangered?
They are not endangered, in fact they are one of the most numerous marine mammal in the Northern Hemisphere and do not appear on any official list of endangered or threatened species. ...