Portraits of America’s Endangered Species

Joel Sartore’s haunting photographs in “Rare: Portraits of America’s Endangered Species” are a roll call of North America’s most endangered wildlife, and they present an urgent call to action in the fight to save plants and animals from extinction.

California tiger salamander
A California tiger salamander (Ambystoma californiense), an endangered amphibian at the Fresno/Chaffee Zoo in Fresno, Calif.www.joelsartore.com 
JOEL SARTORE