ARKive Images of Earth

Once abundant sun parakeets (Aratinga solstitialis) are now rare in the forests of northern Brazil

As flora and fauna die off to give way for humanity’s ever-expanding needs it is more important than ever that we pay attention to what we are losing. Wildlife films and photos are vital weapons in the battle to save the world’s endangered species from the brink of extinction. So with the help of the world’s best filmmakers, photographers, conservationists and scientists, ARKive is creating the ultimate multimedia guide to the world’s endangered animals, plants and fungi.