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‘Sixth extinction’ of wildlife faster than feared – scientists

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This November 21, 2015 handout photo provided by the US Fish and Wildlife Service(USFWS) shows Wisdom (L), the world’s oldest known banded bird in the wild, with her mate on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge/Battle of Midway National Memorial. AFP PHOTO / HANDOUT / US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE / KIAH WALKER

More than 30% of animals with a backbone – fish, birds, amphibians, reptiles and mammals – are declining in both range and population

PARIS, France (Jul. 12, 2017) — The sixth mass extinction of life on Earth is unfolding more quickly than feared, scientists have warned. Continue reading ‘Sixth extinction’ of wildlife faster than feared – scientists