What human activity may lead to the extinction of Philippine Eagles?
These rare eagles have been pushed to the brink of extinction by deforestation, shooting and other human activity.
What is the cause of extinction of Philippine eagle?
According to Salvador, the reason for this was due to massive deforestation. “Deforestation is terrible,” he pointed out. “The Philippine eagle has become a critically endangered species because the loss of the forest had made it lose its natural habitat.”
What is the point of saving the Philippine eagle and other endangered species?
As the species on top of the food chain, the Philippine Eagle has a crucial role to play in keeping the gentle balance of the ecosystem in check. It helps naturally regulate species population and provide an umbrella of protection to all other life forms in its territory.
What will happen if all eagles will be killed?
if bald eagles went extinct the plants would become less fertile which means that the consumers who eat the producers will have to eat more to get their fill, the plants will run out, and any animal that eats those animals will become extinct as well until the whole food chain is out of whack.
Who is the largest Philippine eagle?
The largest eagle in the world
|Species||Bill (gape culmen) mm||Total length mm|
|Pithecophaga jefferyi (Philippine Eagle) FMNH # 213208 (male)||72 77||1003|
|Pithecophaga jefferyi (Philippine Eagle) FMNH # 224493 January 11, 1959||77 75||1121|
|Pithecophaga jefferyi (Philippine Eagle) FMNH # 227023 (immature male) April 19, 1956||72 65||940|
How do you protect tamaraws?
- Connecting organizations involved in Tamaraw conservation with other organizations and sources of funding.
- Connecting local institutional stakeholders with relevant international partners and experts.
- Promoting scientific work to better understand the ecology of the species and its habitat.