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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extinction

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 time, humans have become an additional cause of extinction (many people would say premature extinction) of some species, ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lists_of_extinct_animals

The following are lists of extinct animals: By region. List of extinct animals of Africa · List of extinct animals of Réunion · List of extinct animals of Asia.

wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/biodiversity/biodiversity

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

news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/05/140529-conservation-science-animals-species-endangered-extinction

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 ...

www.endangeredspeciesinternational.org/overview1.html

As a result, the number of extinct and threatened species is definitely much higher than the current estimate. A species of plant or animal is classified Extinct  ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/extinction/massext/statement_03.html

Of all species that have existed on Earth, 99.9 percent are now extinct. Many of them perished in five cataclysmic events. According to a recent poll, seven out of  ...

www.biologicaldiversity.org/programs/biodiversity/elements_of_biodiversity/extinction_crisis

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

www.davidwolfe.com/animals-extinct-in-100-years

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.

www.seeker.com/humans-caused-322-animal-extinctions-in-past-500-years-1768850883.html

Jul 24, 2014 ... Many animals are threatened with human-caused extinction now, with researchers expressing particular concern over amphibian and ...

www.livingalongsidewildlife.com/2016/12/the-animals-that-went-extinct-in-2016.html

Dec 26, 2016 ... These animals were only known from Arizona and Kentucky, respectively. Frustratingly, we've known for many years that these insects needed ...