#Biodiversity

  • Article: Cape Town Now Has More Plant and Animal Species Than Any Other City Globally
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    Cape Town Now Has More Plant and Animal Species Than Any Other City Globally

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 1, 2019

    It beat 59 others in the City Nature Challenge. Read more

  • Article: Large Animals Could Die Out Within Next 100 Years, Study Finds
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    Large Animals Could Die Out Within Next 100 Years, Study Finds

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 29, 2019

    Scientists say the shift, caused by humans, could signal major changes for the world’s ecosystems. Read more

  • Article: Bengal Tigers Could Be Wiped Out by 2070
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    Bengal Tigers Could Be Wiped Out by 2070

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|May 7, 2019

    As many as 1 million plant and animal species could go extinct. Read more

  • Article: 1 Million Animals and Plants Could Go Extinct Because of Humans: Report
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    1 Million Animals and Plants Could Go Extinct Because of Humans: Report

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|May 6, 2019

    “Just counting species may not sufficiently convey the risk we face.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Animals Making a Comeback After Facing Extinction
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    4 Animals Making a Comeback After Facing Extinction

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 18, 2019

    They provide hope that broad wildlife declines can be stopped. Read more

  • Article: 'Extinction Rebellion' Protesters Block London Roads to Confront Climate 'Emergency'
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    'Extinction Rebellion' Protesters Block London Roads to Confront Climate 'Emergency'

    By Joe McCarthy|April 16, 2019

    “I want to be able to look my kids in the eye and tell them I did everything.” Read more

  • Article: Humans Could Face Extinction if We Don't Protect Biodiversity: UN
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    Humans Could Face Extinction if We Don't Protect Biodiversity: UN

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 8, 2018

    “By the time you feel what is happening, it may be too late.” Read more

  • Article: Conservationist Commits $1 Billion to Save 30% of the Planet’s Biodiversity
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    Conservationist Commits $1 Billion to Save 30% of the Planet’s Biodiversity

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 5, 2018

    “Wild lands and waters are best conserved not in private hands, but as public national parks.” Read more