Threatened species of Lutra sumatrana

Other Names:
Threatened species of Hairy-nosed otter
Threatened species of Loutre de Sumatra
Threatened species of Nutria de Sumatra

Lutra sumatrana is considered "Endangered" on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. This species is considered to be Endangered due to past population declines. Based on estimated of rates of decline, this species is suspected to have declined by up to 50% in the past 3 generations (30 years) due to illegal poaching and hunting, pollution, bycatch and prey depletion due to over fishing. The current rates of decline are suspected to continue into the future and further threaten this species.

Broader Problems:
Threatened species of Lutra
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.09.2020 – 00:52 CEST