Thursday, 8 March 2018

10 Species That Are in So Much Danger They'll Be Featured on Limited-Edition Shirts



By Stephanie Pappas, Live Science Contributor | March 6, 2018 06:14am ET


Teamwork for endangered species
Preppy polo shirts are getting a makeover to highlight the plight of endangered species.

In collaboration with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), sportswear brand Lacoste is temporarily booting its iconic crocodile embroidery from the chest of a limited number of its polos in favor of 10 species on the brink of extinction. For a limited time, the shirts will instead sport little green vaquitas, kakapos, Javan rhinoceroses and California condors, among others.

The number of limited-edition shirts produced with each species corresponds to the best estimates of the number of animals of that species still living in the wild. Read on to learn more about the animals in the greatest danger.


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