This website gives info about all of the endangered species in the Congo. they are in alphabetical order there are more than 61 endangered species! Including plants and animals.
The Congo basin has rivers, forest, savannas, swamps, and flooded forest. There are many endangered species also there are about 400 species of mammals 1,000 of birds and 700 species of fish. 30% of the wildlife is unique to that region. The Congo basin makes up one of the most important wilderness arias spanning an area of over 500millian acres!
Habit destruction deforestation and human intrusion form mining and agricultural operations threaten endangered species in Virunga national park. The people ravaged by war have little job opportunity so they often turn to the illegal trade of medicine, soup, spices, and other natives.