Born Free Foundation - Keep Wildlife in the Wild

Conservation Status

Six of the eight species of bears are endangered.  There are around 25,000 Moon bears.  The IUCN1 Red List, which lists all rare species, classes the Moon bear as ‘vulnerable’.  This means the species ‘faces a high risk of extinction in the wild in the near future’.

¹International Union for Conservation of Nature


Appendix I

Born Free Foundation
Broadlands Business Campus, Langhurstwood Road
, Horsham, RH12 4QP, UK - Charity Reg. No. 1070906

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