Protection Status

Endangered

Endangered Species Act

Under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), clouded leopards are listed as endangered, which means they in danger of extinction within the foreseeable future throughout all or a significant portion of their range.

Vulnerable

IUCN Red List

IUCN Red List:  The clouded leopard is listed as vulnerable, meaning its probability of extinction during the next 20 years is at least 10%.

Appendix I

CITES

The clouded leopard is listed in CITES Appendix I, which means it cannot be traded commercially.