Lemur, Crowned - IUCN Conservation Status
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species information on the Crown Lemur. As of 2014, they are classified as Endangered due to forest loss due to slash-and-burn practices, charcoal production, mining for sapphires and gold, and illegal logging, as well as hunting for food. The population trend is decreasing. The population has been reported to be severly fragmented.