Is a newborn giant panda born black and white?
A newborn panda is pink at birth and covered in sparse, short white hairs.
What is the biggest threat to pandas?
The greatest threat to pandas is habitat loss.
How many giant pandas exist in the wild?
Today, only around 1800 remain in China, a 17% increase from the last survey a decade ago.
Temperate forests of China
Although classified as a carnivore, the panda’s diet consists almost exclusively of bamboo.
Habitat loss and fragmentation, unsustainable development
Female pandas are only in heat for 72 hours a year, and they will mate with as many males as possible within this period.
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