Awareness is key...so here is some info...
- Leatherback Turtle - found along the coast of East Africa, Critically Endangered since 2000
- Addax - Critically Endangered since 2000
- Cuvier's Gazelle - Endangered since 1986
- Pygmy Hippopotamus - Endangered since 2006
- Blue Crane - South Africa's national bird, listed as Vulnerable since 1994
- Dugong - Vulnerable since 1982
- Cheetah - listed as Vulnerable since 1986, but the Saharan Cheetah found in parts of northwest Africa is Critically Endangered.
- African Elephant - from Endangered in 1996 to Vulnerable in 2004, with its status currently being uncertain.
- Pangolin - Four species in Africa, all listed as Vulnerable
- Lion - Vulnerable since 1996
- Cape Vulture (or Cape Griffon) - listed as Vulnerable since 1994
- Southern White Rhino - listed as Near Threatened since 1994