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Extinction - Wikipedia

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In biology and ecology, extinction is the end of an organism or of a group of organisms (taxon), ... The relationship between animals and their ecological niches has been .... Recently in geological...

How many species are we losing? | WWF

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Surprisingly, scientists have a better understanding of how many stars there ... * Experts actually call this natural extinction rate the background extinction rate.

The Extinction Crisis - Center for Biological Diversity

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Nobody really knows how many species are in danger of becoming extinct. Noted ... No group of animals has a higher rate of endangerment than amphibians.

Species extinction happening 1000 times faster because of humans?

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May 30, 2014 ... Many on base knew Trouern-Trend as "the guy to identify critters," he ... a worldwide community of people who report sightings of animals and ...

11 Extinct Animals & Lost Species Gone Forever - Popular Mechanics

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Oct 1, 2015 ... Just the last 40 years we've lost an incredible variety of species, like these amazing creatures. See pictures of animals that have disappeared ...

Gone the way of the dodo | 10 animals presumed extinct in the last ...

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Oct 10, 2016 ... Here's a look at the species that were declared extinct this decade — and a few that may also have gone the way of the dodo during the 21st ...

These Animals Have All Gone Extinct In The Last 100 Years - David ...

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Animals have always lived and died, but it is the extinction rate that is most alarming. Take a look at the many animals that went extinct in just the last 100 years.

How many animals are really going extinct? - The Boston Globe

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Oct 5, 2014 ... Endangered animals including pandas and tigers serve as logos for ... have so many species of plants and animals become extinct in such a ...

14 animals declared extinct in the 21st century - Pinta Island ...

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Oct 22, 2015 ... And while the ESA has saved at least 227 species since 1973, many animals have gone extinct since it took effect. At least 17 animal species ...

Species Extinction Facts - The World Counts

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We don't know exactly how many species go extinct every year but it could be ... the following animals will become extinct: polar bear, chimpanzee, elephant, ...

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Extinct Species - Endangered Species International

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Total number of extinct species: 905 (was 784 in 2006) ... As a result, the number of extinct and threatened species is definitely much higher than the current ...

Top Ten Extinct Animals | OneKind

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Here we have listed 10 animals that are now extinct, find out the reasons why. ... thick, ridged, curving horns but the females were much shorter and thinner.

11 Animals That Are Now Extinct ... And It's Our Fault | The ...

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Oct 22, 2013 ... Below, find 11 animals that have all gone extinct in the past two ... As many as 3 to 5 billion of these birds were alive when Europeans arrived.