Endangered Species Day


Endangered Species Day 2014 Celebrated Throughout America — Planning Underway for 2015

Thanks to everyone who participated in the 9th annual Endangered Species Day on May 16, 2014. Whether you hosted  or attended a special event/program (at a wildlife refuge, park, zoo, aquarium, school or elsewhere), tuned in to the   Spring of Sustainability/Vanishing Species presentations, tweeted, posted on Facebook, sent an e-card or otherwise   supported this national celebration, you helped make the 2014 Endangered Species Day a huge success.  

We are now planning for a special milestone—the 10th annual Endangered Species Day on May 15, 2015. Check back   often to find additional details.

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download_toolkitThe toolkit includes materials for Endangered Species Day events and activities, a step-by-step guide to planning an event, sample lesson plans and other materials to make your event fun and successful.

2014 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest Winning Entry by Amy Feng

2015 Saving Endangered Species

Youth Art Contest 

–Deadline for Entries is March 1, 2015

The complete contest guidelines and other important details are here. (If you have any questions, contact David Robinson, Endangered Species Day Director: drobinson@endangered.org)

2014 Youth Art Contest

You can view the grand prize/grade category winners and all semi-finalists of the 2014 contest here. Thanks to the more than 2,000 young artists in grades K-12, as well as those in home schools and youth programs, who submitted their artwork of threatened and endangered species.