US places Indian lion in endangered species list

The US will place a breed of lion found in India and Africa in the endangered species list in a bid to curb the dramatic decline of their population.

The Economic Times

Last updated on 31 December 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Illegal trade
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals