Lemurs: Madagascar's Unique Treasures in Peril

1st May, 2024


Lemurs evolved in Madagascar long ago, developing into many unique species.

Why Only Madagascar?

Diversity is their hallmark, from the iconic Ring-tailed Lemur to tiny mouse lemurs.

Amazing Variety

Deforestation for agriculture and logging destroys the homes lemurs need to survive.

The Main Threat: Habitat Loss

Some lemurs are hunted for food or captured illegally for the pet trade.

Other Dangers

Lemurs are considered the most endangered group of mammals on the planet.

Sadly, The Most Endangered...

Creating reserves and supporting sustainable farming helps.

What Can Be Done?

Support ecotourism, avoid products linked to deforestation, and donate to lemur conservation groups.

How YOU Can Help?