Shout 2, Challenge 3: What Does "Endangered" Mean?


How can we tell if a plant species is in danger of becoming extinct? Scientists at the National Museum of Natural History have a quick step-by-step method for predicting the future of the species in their specimen collections.


Visit the Conservation Assessment Project and try out Smithsonian's method for yourself.

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