8 Shocking Infographics That Show Where Animals Once Lived -- And Where They Live Now

<p>Flickr: Steve Wilson</p>
<p>Flickr: Steve Wilson</p>

It's no secret that lots of species have lost large swaths of habitat in the past few centuries. But the staggering extent of that loss, especially for some of the world's most iconic species, may surprise you. Here are eight maps of species' historic ranges compared to their ranges today:

1. Lion


3. Hippopotamus

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4. Black Rhino


7. Panda


8. Orangutan

Grid Adrenal, UNEP

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