The white-backed woodpecker is the rarest and most vulnerable of the woodpeckers in Europe. Although breeds of the bird can be found as far east as Korea and Japan, their numbers are dwindling in Scandinavian countries, prompting Swedes to implement conservations to try to protect the species.
There are more than 38,000 species of animals currently in danger of extinction. Red List of Threatened Species put out by International Union for Conservation of Natureassesses the extinction risk of thousands of species.
Google to raise awareness of endangered animals Swedish Nature Conservation Society to showcase five new endangered Swedish species. Users can look at the bird in life-size, augmented reality by searching for the white-backed woodpecker in the Google app and tapping 3D View, along with how it moves and makes sounds. Other animals profiled in the AR presentation are the lynx, arctic fox, port dolphin, and kelp bee.
The project is a United Nations biodiversity conference This is the week when countries from around the world will discuss goals for protecting the natural world, including protecting endangered species.
added a few years ago and recently , such as skeletons and microscopic cell structures. Google has a lot of animals, and also some space objects such as planets and moons via NASA.