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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 firmly ..... However, some groups are going extinct much faster. Biologists ...

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.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.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/01/01/extinct-animals-could-lose-forever-2017

Jan 1, 2017 ... “I am worried the cheetah will go extinct,” Dr Durant says. ... They are names many of us have never heard, but their disappearance could have ...

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.csmonitor.com/Science/2015/1022/14-animals-declared-extinct-in-the-21st-century/Pinta-Island-Tortoise-Chelonoidis-abingdoni-2012

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 ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/22/11-extinct-animals_n_4078988.html

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.

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.