1 in 4 mamals face extinction

| 07/10/2008

(TImes Online): One in four of the world’s mammals is threatened with extinction and half are in decline, the most comprehensive assessment so far has found. Scientists who carried out the five-year survey of the 5,487 known mammal species described their findings that 1,139 face dying out as “bleak and depressing” and said that it was likely to get worse. Go to article.

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