Habitat Destruction • Earth.com Habitat Destruction

Because sloths live in forests, they are highly sensitive to what goes on in their environments. They are vulnerable because poaching has decreased their numbers, and their habitats are being destroyed by deforestation.

Humans aside, the greatest threats to sloths are big cats, predatory birds, and snakes. Sloths simply can’t move fast enough to escape predators. So, what can we do? Photo Credit: The Guardian

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