3rd floor, Main Wing – part of Dynamic Earth
What threats do animals face in an ever-changing world? This exhibition will explore the stories behind some extinct, threatened and lower risk species, as well as how human behaviors affects animals. Visitors are invited to make a pledge to help save various animals worldwide.
The exhibition also includes Lost World: The Audubon Immersive Experience - a digital recreation of three areas and the currently endangered and extinct species that once called them home. Taken from Audubon’s Birds of America, watch artistic representations of these animals come to life.
Endangered! is made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs and support from Fannie and Morris Sklaw Foundation, Inc., The Merrill G. and Emita E. Hastings Foundation, Eleonore K. Cohen and generous individual donors.
Artwork Credit: Otis Dozier, Eagle in Crags, 1944. Oil on masonite. Purchase 1945 Thomas L. Raymond Bequest Fund, 45.304.