What Bad Things Could Happen if a Species of Animal Is Extinct?
The level of animal extinctions in the 20th and 21st centuries, mainly from human activity, is on a par with the mass extinctions of the past, including those that killed off the dinosaurs. As of 2011, hundreds of species were going extinct every week....
If deer run out of food, they face illness or starvation. ... Extinction of animal or bird
species in the food chain can effect changes in the physical environment.
Sep 3, 2011 ... Across the globe, animal species that are threatened with extinction include ... If
humans had to pay for ecosystem services based on their market value, ... How
can biodiversity be preserved without harming the country's economic growth? ....
Think about what would happen if the animals said, “Hey, our ...
May 1, 2013 ... Dad, the world is missing amazing animals. ... If the environment were a bank
and species its money, it would need a .... So what can be done?
Jul 18, 2011 ... What's your favorite predator, either existing or extinct? ... Others often see the
loss of these species with a somewhat sad, romantic eye; ... We can't predict what
will happen when a predator is lost from an ecosystem; ... The media puts too
much fear into animals that are harmless if you don't harass the...
Feb 27, 2014 ... African rhinos, it turns out, also seem to be a keystone species. ... In 1896, rhinos
went extinct there due to overzealous trophy hunting. ... showing what happens
when an animal is excluded from and then put back into an environment. ... grass
species, which leaves room for others that otherwise could not ...
Mar 6, 2013 ... Where things get fuzzy from this "Can we do it? ... If we can decide when a
species has been revived—for argument's sake, let's say it's ... argue that we
should not be bringing back extinct animals when 1) We don't yet have ...
Aug 29, 2014 ... Biodiversity JengaMartin SharmanHow many animal species do you ... By
examining the fossil record we can determine just how frequently ... They wanted
to study what happens when large mammals go extinct, but as Young put it, “If
you ... Of course things were going to change when they were removed,” ...
Would they become extinct if we all stopped eating them? ... A very common
question from meat eaters is that of what would happen to animals if vegans had
their way. ... Some animals could make it in the wild, while others couldn't. ... The
bottom line is that if some species went extinct, that does nothing to justify the
Beetles and butterflies, among others, can pollinate plants, but bees do the job
most ... Animals that rely on particular plant species would become extinct if those